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Are Dentures Covered For Seniors In Alberta

Are Dentures Covered For Seniors In Alberta

Yes, The government of Alberta covers $5000 every 5 years under the Seniors Dental and Optical Assistance Program. Those that earn over a certain threshold are not covered under this program, although denture clinics in Calgary are able to direct bill to other insurance you may have. Eligibility For Senior Program Basic dental services covered […]

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Does Nicotine Weaken Dentures?

Does Nicotine Weaken Dentures?

If you are a smoker or are in the midst of quitting, you might have questions. ‘does smoking weaken your dentures?’ or ‘Does Nicotine replacement therapy affect your dentures’. Either can be accurate just like it would for your natural teeth. Anything you do can affect the health of your smile if not maintained correctly. […]

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How Dentures Change The Shape Of Your Face.

How Dentures Change The Shape Of Your Face.

It is accurate that dentures can change the shape of your face, but generally, it is for the better. Your facial structure can change with tooth loss, causing bone resorption and in turn shifting the jaw’s natural placement. Poorly fitted dentures can also affect your facial shape which is why denture relines are essential Types […]

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Dentures At 40

Dentures At 40

Dentures have a negative consignation of being only for our elderly. But this isn’t the case anymore, believe it or not, there are people younger than 40 with dentures, and celebrities like Ben Affleck had dentures at an early age before getting a full mouth of veneers. 40 is the new 20 and having no […]

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How We Get To Your Sought-After Smile

How We Get To Your Sought-After Smile

Consultation & Preparation Delivery & Aftercare Additional Care Tips For Your Teeth Keeping Your Dentures Clean Toothpaste is not recommended for cleaning your dentures Instead: Soak in cold water and use denture cleanser Toothpaste is abrasive and can make the acrylic porous Using Denture Adhesive Using Denture Adhesive is a great way to keep your […]

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What Are Adjustments?

What Are Adjustments?

Receiving a new set of dentures can sometimes be a little tricky to get used to. The foreign object in your mouth will send signals to your brain, producing more saliva and getting used to talking with them again and some discomfort may be felt. Granted, some people don’t have an issue with their new […]

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Let’s Talk Bite.

Let’s Talk Bite.

The essence of a great denture starts at the bite. Obviously, a beautiful smile is up there with the most important assets, but would you drive a nice car without breaks? The bite is one of the most crucial parts because if it is even slightly out the whole denture will be uncomfortable leading to […]

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Does It Hurt To Get Dentures?

Does It Hurt To Get Dentures?

Most people are scared to get dental work done. The main hesitation people have is the fact that pain may be involved in the work they are getting. Yes, this may be true with some dental work but dentures themselves typically have little to no pain involved. The pain you may experience on your denture […]

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What Are Immediate Dentures?

What Are Immediate Dentures?

When a person’s natural teeth are not healthy enough to be saved, replacement teeth become their best option. Between extractions and receiving a new set of dentures… A temporary set of teeth is required. This temporary set of teeth is known as an ‘immediate denture’. Before going ahead with your new life, here are some […]

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