Fremont, CA dentist offers care for patients considering dentures
The idea of dentures often recalls in patients their grandparents’ false teeth. However, it is important that patients understand that dentures do not have to look fake, and they have come a long way over the decades in becoming more functional and attractive. Drs. Munira Lokhandwala and Maryum Tariq of StarBrite Dental in Fremont, California encourages patients to ask about a quality dentist that offers dentures for patients. What is a denture? A denture is a restoration used by a dentist to restore a patient’s smile both functionality and aesthetically. There are two primary types of dentures, including partial dentures … Continue reading
Interested in fast, immediate dentures? Contact our dentist in Fremont, CA, to learn more!
The idea of obtaining full dentures can be daunting for patients. Having lost teeth or needing extractions to prepare for dentures is also intimidating for many of the patients who are considering tooth replacement options. Fortunately, the process of obtaining dentures is now faster than ever, thanks to a process that offers immediate dentures. Fremont, CA, area patients are encouraged to book a consultation visit with Drs. Munira Lokhandwala and Maryum Tariq of StarBrite Dental to decide what solutions are most appropriate for their unique needs and to find out how easy it can be to obtain immediate dentures! What … Continue reading
Restore your teeth with full dentures service in Fremont
Quality dentures allow you to chew your food properly to avoid indigestion and malnutrition, but they also allow you to speak clearly and smile with ease. Dr. Lokhandwala has nearly 20 years of experience providing care for her patients, and she offers full dentures service to replace missing teeth in the Fremont area. Types of full dentures Complete dentures are crafted once your mouth has fully healed from extraction. They can either be fixed in place with implants or designed to stay in place through suction or an adhesive. Dr. Lokhandwala will talk with you about the benefits of different … Continue reading
Dentist in Fremont, CA describes dentures as solutions for missing teeth
If you are searching for solutions for missing teeth, the team at Starbrite Dental in Fremont, CA is here to help! Dr. Munira Lokhandwala is our dentist who is pleased to provide a variety of tooth replacement options for patients to consider, including dentures. How do dentures work? When patients think of dentures, their grandparents’ false teeth may come to mind. Patients might think of fake-looking restorations or dentures that do not stay in place, resulting in many embarrassing social situations. Dr. Munira Lokhandwala and her team of professionals want patients to know that dentures have come a long way … Continue reading
Considering permanent dentures with implants? Contact San Jose area dentist for more information!
Restoring the smile can be a confusing aspect for many patients in the San Jose, California area. From bridges to dentures, the options may all seem like viable choices. However, when patients are seeking permanent solutions for their smile, they are urged to consider the benefit of implant-retained dentures available at Starbrite Dental. What are implant-retained dentures? Patients with full dentures that cover the entire arch may experience complications with these restorations. While full dentures are held in place with natural suction or dental adhesives, they may still become troublesome for patients. They may shift or fall out, resulting in … Continue reading
Dentist in San Jose offers quality dentures
Dentures are one way for patients who are dealing with missing teeth to replace them and achieve full-functioning, beautiful smiles. Dr. Munira Lokhandwala and the team of StarBrite Dental in San Jose believe in providing patients with the services they need to enjoy a smile that will last a lifetime, and in some cases, dentures are the best option. Dentures come in two varieties for San Jose area patients – full dentures and partial dentures. Patients who are missing a majority of their teeth may decide to have the remaining teeth extracted and full dentures placed on the top, bottom, … Continue reading
A step by step guide to complete dentures in San Jose, CA
If you are in San Jose and think you might need complete dentures but don’t know where to start, follow this step by step guide. The Consultation In the initial consultation, Dr. Lokhandwala will explain the various options available to you and will help you select your teeth. Your goal is to find teeth that will look natural in your mouth. Size, shape, and color are important factors to consider. There will also be an examination to determine if the tissue in your mouth is healthy enough to take impressions. If it isn’t, conditioning or saline rinses can help. Impressions … Continue reading
How the best dentures in San Jose can change the way you eat
Dentures are removable replacements for missing teeth. Dentures can be used to replace an entire set of upper or lower teeth or a section of missing teeth. Dentures can also be placed permanently with the use of dental implants and bridges. New denture wearers can get excited about the prospect of eating the foods they love, but they need to realize that the road back to eating corn on the cob and fresh gala apples is a longer one than they think. While dentures will allow you to eat normally, there is a period of ‘adjustment’ before steak and pork … Continue reading
What are Some Possible Alternatives to Partial Dentures?
Cosmetic dentistry is at the forefront of Dr. Munira’s practice in San Jose. Dentures are a common consideration for patients who are looking to restore their smile after the loss of teeth. While full dentures are used to replace an entire arch of missing teeth, partial dentures are used to replace one or more teeth within an arch. Natural teeth can be lost for a variety of reasons, including trauma, disease, or extraction. No matter how a patient lost their natural teeth, partial dentures are an affordable way to replace teeth within the smile to repair their smile and chewing … Continue reading
A series of commonly asked questions.
Will I be able to eat effectively with my dentures? Yes definitely. Any patient who gets dentures initially will have a period of adjustment when they will have to eat soft foods or they have to cut up foods in small pieces. But as the gums get used to the dentures, patients should be able to eat pretty much everything and the diet should not be affected. So dentures are very effective and allow your patient to perform the chewing function. Will dentures make me look different? Dentures will make you look different definitely, but only for the better. Typically, … Continue reading
Our team consists of Dr. Munira Lokhandwala and Dr. Maryum Tariq who are highly skilled dentists with decades of dental experience in both cosmetic and general dentistry.