Category Archives: Removable Denture

Removable Gums

One way of restoring horizontal and vertical tissue deficiencies of the anterior region is by constructing an artificial gums. Removable gums can solve functional and esthetic problems like:
1. Narrow and longer prosthetic teeth.
2. Inverted smile line.
3. Misalignment of the tooth axes.
4. Unsupported lip profile.

The photos below show how to construct a removable gums for fixed bridge with narrow and long pontics.

Fixed bridge with long pontics.
Fixed bridge with long pontics. Photo credit: Dr. Jesus Lecitona
Master cast for the artificial gums.
Master cast for the artificial gums.
Wax artificial gums.
Wax artificial gums.
Investing the wax artificial gums.
Investing the wax artificial gums.
Heat cure resin is ready to be packed.
Heat cure resin is ready to be packed.
Processed artificial gums.
Processed artificial gums.
Trimmed and polished artificial gums.
Trimmed and polished artificial gums.

For more info about Removable Gums, visit our clinic.

Complete Dentures

Latent pathologic conditions arise as a result of the loss of teeth. Over a period of time, pathologic conditions may elicit detrimental alterations on the residual bone, oral mucosa, temporomandibular joints, masticatory muscles and nervous system. Pains in the orofacial areas may also be felt.

Affordable lower complete denture. Photo credit: Dr. Jesus Lecitona
Affordable lower complete denture. Photo credit: Dr. Jesus Lecitona

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