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Soft Reline – The Immediate Dentures Cushion

Soft Reline – The Immediate Dentures Cushion

When having your teeth removed to facilitate new artificial teeth… During the healing process, a phenomenon known as bone resorption occurs. During this time your ‘immediate dentures’ can feel loose. A lot of changes happen within the first six months of your surgery. This means that immediately fitting dentures after tooth removal can feel uncomfortable […]

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History of Dentures And How Things Have Changed

History of Dentures And How Things Have Changed

I heard a story once: A stall at a market place during the 1950s that sold used dentures of people who had passed away. Market-goers would rummage through a basket of these used appliances and try them in one by one until they found one with the fit to best match their mouths… Safe to […]

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COVID-19 Pandemic

Holt Dentures will be temporarily closed due to the pandemic (COVID-19). During these times we urge our patients to self-isolate and practice social distancing. Together we can help flatten the curve and come out of these terrible times healthy and happy. If you are having any symptoms at all- please call 811 or do a […]

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Holt Denture Coffee Morning – Calgary Dream Center

Holt Denture Coffee Morning – Calgary Dream Center

The Calgary Dream Center is a facility which offers recovery programs for people struggling with substance abuse. They help transform men and woman caught in a cycle of poverty and addiction into lives with purpose. We were able to put on a Holt Denture Coffee Morning for these strong individuals and teach them about our services […]

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Canyon Meadows Retirement Residences – Wellness Fair

Canyon Meadows Retirement Residences – Wellness Fair

We really enjoy going to the various retirement homes for wellness fairs. It gives us a chance to meet people in their own space. Going to any sort of dental clinic can make people feel uneasy, so having a chance to meet patients outside of the clinic is a great way to connect. Wellness Fair […]

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Common Problems With Dentures and How To Fix Them

Common Problems With Dentures and How To Fix Them

Here’s the thing: Dentures will never be as perfect as your original teeth. However, with a little perseverance and trust in your denturist, you can get close enough to get your smile back. Aesthetically, dentures can be anywhere between the ‘Hollywood’ look to the more traditional-natural-look of your original teeth. But granted, just like new […]

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