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Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Dental and Oral Health (Seniors)
Gums and Denture Pain
If I am wearing dentures when I bite, somtimes I get sharp pain in my gums. Is it possible that my dentures can be adjusted to keep them from hurting so much?
Yes, is possible to adjust your dentures. The dentist need to find out the sources of the problem and fix them.
Alfredo Hernandez, DDS, MS
Assistant Professor of Comprehensive Care
School of Dental Medicine
Case Western Reserve University