What is a dental flipper?
Every person wanted a beautiful smile. A smile becomes beautiful with perfect teeth. Many people loose teeth in young age because of many reasons. Gum diseases or periodontal diseases and injuries are some major causes of tooth loss. Because of tooth lose, decay, and gum diseases people feel uncomfortable while smiling. You don’t want to look ugly and older then our age. Because of tooth lose cheeks muscle structure will drop. The whole routine gets disturbed like eating, drinking etc. teeth problem cause physical pain also psychological pain. In simple words after losing teeth or having dental problem has lots of bad effects.
However you don’t need to worry because now science has developed to such an advance stage. There are many solutions to your problem. Most of the dental treatments are expensive and time consuming. One require multiple sessions in many treatments. In most of cases dental flipper is the best option. Flipper teeth are kind of false teeth that looks similar that of the original teeth. Acrylic is the material by which flipper teeth are made. Acrylic is preferred because it is strong and also resembles the natural color of teeth. Flipper teeth are suitable for adults as well as for children. Children are recommended to wear flipper teeth because some kids fell humiliated without a tooth.
There are many advantage of using a dental flipper. They are light weight also easy to install. Only a snap is needed after placing the flipper teeth in position. One doesn’t feel any problem while speaking. They are affordable for people who are not able to get replacements like dental bridge and dental implant. Having gapes in teeth can lead a person to an awkward situation while eating on public place. Like a denture it can be removed and cleaned. After getting a flipper in your mouth initially you will feel a bit of awkward in mouth, it will happen for few days. After few days the uncomfortable felling will slowly disappear or vanish. To get a flipper tooth first you need to consult your dentist about all the option you have. Cleaning them is very important because it will increase their life and the appearance.
Dental flippers fabrication requires some steps. First step is to take the impression of patient’s mouth. A plaster cast is used to take the impression. Both plaster cast and tooth color is given to the dental laboratory; there the actual fabrication is done. It is the job of technician in the laboratory to choose the appropriate shape and no of flipper teeth. They are select in the shade which is closely matched to the shade of original teeth. These are placed in the mouth of patient by a pink plate breaking between the teeth. This plate is also made of acrylic. By giving little more money these plates can be fixed using wires. The dental flippers are suggested only on the temporary basis but few people wear them for many years. The greatest advantage of these teeth is that insertion of these teeth only takes a day.
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