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Getting a New Denture in Victoria, BC

Westshore Denture Clinic offers a quality denture in the Victoria, BC region. You’ll get precision dentures at Westshore as they offer Ivoclar Vivadent denture teeth which are designed to provide you with a true-to-nature smile based on your individual facial characteristics and personality. Learn more about denture Victoria, BC services at denturecliniclangford.com or call Kim at 250-478-2114 and book a free consultation with one of our dentures specialists. We accept all Canadian insurance plans, have free denture patient parking and offer same day adjustments if you are in need.

Have you been considering dentures recently? If you live in or around the Victoria BC area, The Westshore Denture Clinic can improve your smile and give you a boost of self confidence. The Westshore Denture Clinic uses the most modern equipment and materials available to provide their patients with the highest quality precision dentures that offer a perfect fit and require fewer adjustments. As a professional Denturist, Cole Merkley understands that each person is an individual with unique needs, wants and concerns. As such, he and his team provide patient-centered care in an environment that is welcoming, service-oriented and professional.

The Westshore Denture Clinic is able to accommodate many different special requests and welcomes out of town patients and those with particular scheduling needs. Denturist Cole Merkley has over 30 years of experience as a Denturist and ‘smile stylist’ and would love to give you the smile you look forward to sharing.

There are several types of dentures Victoria, BC servicecs available from The Westshore Denture Clinic. Denturist Merkley encourages each patient to book a free consultation to determine your needs.

Westshore Denture Clinic offers affordable Immediate Dentures, which are dentures that are placed ‘immediately’ on your gums after your teeth have been extracted in the Victoria BC office. The denture is made by taking an impression of your mouth before your teeth are extracted and estimating the shape and size of your gums after extractions. There are really 3 types of options available in this regard.

– Option 1. This option does not involve an immediate denture. After your teeth are extracted, the gums are allowed to heal prior to proceeding with the fabrication of your denture. The advantage to waiting for your mouth to completely heal is that your denture will be certain to fit and function correctly. The disadvantage is you will have to go without teeth while your mouth heals. This may not be an acceptable option for many people.

– Option 2. The immediate denture is made with the intent that the denture will be rebased to fit your gums when your gums have completely healed. It is important to know that rebasing only addresses the fit surface of the denture. It does not address deficiencies in the occlusion (bite) or appearance. Depending on the amount of change that occurs during healing, a rebase may not be adequate to properly salvage the immediate denture and a new denture may be necessary.

– Option 3. This option involves the construction of a denture Victoria, BC for the upper and lower chewing function . The immediate denture would be made in the conventional manner. It would include in its original cost, all the adjustments and temporary linings necessary to address fit and function until your mouth is healed. At this time, a new denture would be made on your healed healthy gums which allows for optimal fit and functionality. This option would be the recommended treatment plan if there are numerous teeth to be removed.

The Westshore Denture Clinic in Victoria BC looks forward to serving all of your denture needs and welcomes your call at 250-478-2114. When you’re ready to book your free consultation, their team is ready to meet with you.