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Dr. Aznavour is a dentist in the area of Santa Clarita, CA who offers general, cosmetic, and restorative dentistry solutions for his patients. The practice is equipped with the latest technologies and techniques to resolve many dental concerns for patients. When individuals are faced with tooth loss, they need to speak to a professional about the many ways in which they can address the loss with replacement solutions. Many patients consider the advantages of dentures.

What are dentures?

Dentures are restorations meant to replace one or more teeth within the smile. There are two varieties, including partial dentures and full dentures. The best use for partial dentures is when one or more teeth along the dental arch is missing. This denture is made of a metal and acrylic framework that snaps into place with the existing teeth in the arch and slides false teeth in place. An alternative for someone who has lost all their teeth along the arch is the full denture. These are made of acrylic and include not only false teeth but false gums. They are held in place with natural suction, dental adhesives, or with the use of dental implants along the jaw.

What are the benefits of dentures?

Dentures have several advantages for patients to consider. They are:

  • Economical
  • Natural-looking
  • Easy to care for
  • Easy to place/remove
  • Simple to clean

Who is a candidate for dentures?

Any patient who has lost one or more teeth may want to ask their Santa Clarita dentist, Dr. Sarkis Aznavour, about dentures. Our team of professionals can provide an initial consultation appointment and evaluation to determine if patients are a good fit for dentures. Alternatives to dentures may include bridges and dental implants, but not everyone is an appropriate candidate for these types of replacement solutions.

How can I learn more about dentures?

Patients are welcome to schedule an appointment with Dr. Aznavour and discuss the advantages of using dentures to restore the smile. The practice is located at 24242 Lyons Avenue in Santa Clarita, California, and can be reached by calling (661) 260-1220for an appointment.

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