What is a Complete Denture?
Definition: A dental prosthesis which replaces the entire dentition(teeth) and associated structures of maxilla and mandible.
It is also known as Full Dentures.
Advantages of using a Complete Denture:
Mastication: i think this is the main advantage of the complete dentures where the patient can hard substances.
Phonetics: The patient can pronounce more efficiently and the dental sounds are more refined with its use.
Aesthetics: This is also one of the main advantages of using C.D, the patients face shows fullness(labial fullness) which brings back the charm lost.
Confidence: The confidence and self esteem of the patient is brought back, and will be free to talk in public.
Health: Health of the patient is better with its use as the patient can now eat a variety of hard and soft substances.