Dentures: Your Choices and How To Care For Them

We try to avoid it but sometimes teeth need to be removed. When teeth are missing it is difficult to eat, speak and social situations are uncomfortable. Dentures can restore your ability to chew, smile and speak clearly. Today we have choices when we make dentures. Many patients want to avoid … [Read more...]

FDA Warning About Zinc Denture Adhesives

The Food and Drug Administration has issued a warning about denture adhesives that contain zinc. The agency warns that adverse events may occur due to the overuse of the adhesives. These events include nerve damage and numbness because zinc is toxic in large doses. Zinc is used in some denture … [Read more...]