Oral Health Quiz: Dentures

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Did you know that dentures can be crafted for as little as a single tooth? Although we may often think of dentures as something that is designed for replacing entire rows of teeth, they can actually be crafted for whichever size or shape needed to replace as many teeth as needed. If you are missing any teeth, visit your dentist for an oral examination to determine if dentures are right for you. To test your denture knowledge, take the following quiz:

Question 1: What are dentures?
A: cleaning tools designed to improve your oral hygiene
B: restoration treatments designed to repair cavities
C: tooth replacement prosthetics that can be removed as needed
D: none of the above

Question 2: Which of the following is considered an advantage to enhancing your smile with dentures?
A: Dentures can restore functions lost due to missing teeth.
B: Dentures can restore bite stability and proper chewing and eating skills that may have been hindered due to missing teeth.
C: Dentures can be used to improve the look of your smile.
D: all of the above

Question 3: Which of the following conditions will require dentures?
A: tooth loss
B: missing teeth
C: tooth extractions
D: all of the above

Question 4: Which of the following are customization options associated with dentures?
A: size and shape
B: length
C: number of teeth that need to be replaced
D: all of the above

Answer Key:
C, D, D, D

If you are in need dentures in Charlotte, North Carolina, come visit us. To set up an appointment, you can call our dentist office at 704-523-7221. Under the helping hand of Dr. Robert H. Watson and our team, we can help complete your smile once again.