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Dentist in Fremont, CA describes dentures as solutions for missing teeth

Solutions for Missing Teeth in Fremont area

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!

Dr. Munira Lokhandwala at StarBrite Dental explains about considering permanent dentures with implants.

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

Dr Munira Lokhandwala, Starbrite Dental, Providing Denture in san jose

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

Dr Munira Lokhandwala, Starbrite Dental, Providing denture and dental service

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

Dr Munira Lokhandwala, Starbrite Dental, Providing Best Denture

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?

Dr Munira Lokhandwala, Starbrite Dental, Providing San jose denture

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.

Dr Munira Lokhandwala, Starbrite Dental, Providing Denture in san jose ca

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

Dentures

Dr Munira Lokhandwala, Starbrite Dental, Providing Good Denture san jose

In most cases, patients opt for dentures when they have at least a few teeth left in their mouth. Using these remaining teeth, impressions and measurements are taken to prepare a denture that fits the patient’s dental makeup. In the initial appointment, the mouth is numbed, all the remaining teeth are removed and a set of dentures known as ‘immediate dentures’ are provided and placed in right away. When a patient first starts to use a denture, the feeling will be different and a learning curve should be followed to get used to things like talking and eating. However, with … Continue reading

Seeking effective dentures solutions in San Jose area practice

Dr Munira Lokhandwala, Starbrite Dental, Providing Effective Denture

Maintaining teeth is necessary for function and wellbeing. Smiles are not only the first impression you give to others but teeth are used to help you chew and digest food. Teeth also facilitate speaking. Without teeth, we are not able to enjoy our favorite foods, communicate effectively with others, or provide a beautiful smile when we meet and greet strangers, friends, family, and coworkers. Dr. Munira Lokhandwala of the San Jose area believes in providing cosmetic and restorative dentistry to patients who have lost one or more teeth. The loss of multiple teeth will require significant restoration such as full … Continue reading

San Jose area patients can enjoy conventional dentures

Dr Munira Lokhandwala, Starbrite Dental, Providing Conventional denture

The smile needs all the teeth to function properly and look great. This is why dentists in San Jose such as Dr. Munira Lokhandwala and her talented team work with patients to ensure they have access to high-quality restoration solutions to replace missing or extracted teeth. These replacements should look great while also functioning at their best. At StarBrite Dental, we offer a variety of replacement options for missing teeth including dental bridges, dental implants, and conventional dentures. Conventional dentures have been commonly used in the past to address missing teeth. They are an economical solution for patients who are … Continue reading


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