5 ways to improve denture support

By Dr.Swathi Pai on Saturday 17 January 2009 with 0 comments



Denture support: the resistance to vertical forces of mastication and to occlusal or other forces applied in a direction toward the basal seat (against the tissues)

1. surgical removal of pendulous tissue

2. use of tissue conditioning materials

3. surgical reduction of sharp/bony ridges

4. surgical enlargement of ridge

5. implants

Category: Prosthodontics Notes

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