Dental One Associates of Frederick
45 Thomas Johnson Drive, Suite 105, Frederick, MD 21702

Smile-Inspiring Denture Care Tips for Seniors

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Affordable quality dentures can help seniors live fuller lives, but you must care for dental dentures properly. People who wear them are more likely to suffer from malnutrition and weight loss when their dentures don’t allow them to chew certain foods such as protein-rich meats. If you are a caregiver for an elderly person with dentures, you need to know how to help maintain his or her oral and general health. Making sure that dentures fit and function properly is one way to do that. Observing the following denture care tips for seniors can help.

Essential Denture Care Tips for Seniors:

  • Clean dental dentures every day with a soft-bristled denture brush.
  • Hot water can warp dentures; use only cold or lukewarm water when cleaning.
  • Place a towel in the sink to avoid damaging dentures or partials if you drop them.
  • Remove and rinse dentures after meals.
  • Never use regular toothpaste or bleach on dentures.
  • Be sure to remove denture adhesives completely, and use only the minimum amount needed to keep them in place.
  • Ultrasonic cleaners can be effective, but they don’t replace daily brushing.
  • When dentures are not worn, store them in a container with water to keep them moist.

Solving Problems Related to Dental Dentures

Affordable quality dentures can improve the overall health of many seniors, but they’re not always trouble-free. If a denture breaks or suddenly becomes painful, don’t try to fix or adjust it yourself. Do-it-yourself repairs often cause irreparable damage. When a senior in your care complains of ill-fitting dentures, denture pain, or chewing problems, take them to a dentist promptly for professional care. With consistent maintenance, affordable quality dentures can help make the golden years healthy and fun.

To get the dental care you deserve from an affordable dentist in Frederick, call Dental One Associates of Frederick today at (301) 862-6783 or make an appointment.

Dental One Associates offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in Frederick. With 12 affiliated practices throughout Maryland, our offices are conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Dental One Associates of Frederick, we provide most dental services, from basic preventative care and general dentistry to specialized procedures and complete dental reconstruction. We accept most dental insurance plans and offer affordable financial solutions for any budget. Patient satisfaction is our top priority and we strive to provide the exceptional, affordable dental care and personal touch that lead to lasting relationships. A smiling patient is our greatest reward and we look forward to keeping those smiles healthy, beautiful, and bright. Discover an affordable dentist who truly cares at Dental One Associates of Frederick.

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Patient Reviews
The staff makes all the difference. They are constantly working to make me feel valued and comfortable.
Jay B.
The office was pretty hectic on a Saturday morning, but my complicated root canal only took 1 hr, they answered all my questions, gave me care tips, and I have been in no pain since then. Very […]
Sergio A.
Amazing staff!!!! Everyone is nice and outgoing.
Natasha S.
Everyone involved was very accommodating and made sure I was comfortable at all times.
Sonya M.
Dr. Yasbin and Jea are great. I have extreme dental anxiety and they make me feel comfortable and I truly value that.
Yvonne W.
Great people
Kris L.
Competence, taken into appt. on time.
Sandra D.
Everyone here is caring and professional. I’ve been coming here since I bought a house in Frederick in 2016. From the phone speaking with Megan and coordinating Appointments, to the front desk all […]
Paris T.
The hygienist was fantastic with my sensitive teeth throughout the whole procedure and made sure I was as comfortable as possible!
Tyler P.
Friendly service and the dentistry fully met expectations.
Richard W.
Great place! Dr. Yasmin called me back in one minute on a Sunday when I broke my tooth! Got me in and taken care of first thing Monday morning. Very thankful.
Elizabeth B.
Staff are very kind and respectful, especially in regards to patients level of pain due to dental procedures. Staff are always willing to reschedule and are very courteous.
Lindsey W.
It’s a very good dental office the best of the three I’ve been to. Great doctor
Joan E.
Staff is courteous and welcoming. My visit went very well and I was taken in at my appointment time.
Stephen Y.
Excellent service all around, from the front desk, assistant & dentist! Great friendly , relaxed atmosphere, professional, yet fun.
Jennifer S.
Christy Dolin Rocks! Great staff excellent customer service. Keep up the good work.
Dee B.
The entire staff has been wonderful!
Melani H.
Made dental experience comfortable, root canal treatment was pain free. Dr. and assistant made me feel relaxed during treatment and asked how I was doing during treatment.
Eric K.
Went in to get my wisdom teeth extracted, very nervous and anxious. The front desk girls were very calming and reassuring that everything would be fine. Dr Asher and his team are amazing. He told […]
Natasha S.
The staff is very friendly and helpful. Dr. Yasbin is awesome!!
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  • Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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