Denturists provide removable oral appliances directly to a patient, some procedures* collaboratively with other oral health practitioners. The Range of services Denturist’s provide, differs between countries, but generally comprises oral examinations and consultation, treatment-planning, design, construction and fitting of patient-removable prosthetic appliances, which may include:

  • full dentures
  • partial dentures*  (to replace one or more, but not all teeth)
  • immediate dentures* (interim denture made prior and placed directly after natural tooth extraction)
  • implant-retained and -supported dentures (*)
  • metal frames, substructures and special attachments
  • repair of broken dentures and relining and rebasing of loose dentures
  • soft liners
  • mouth guards & oral protectors,
  • sleep-apnoea & anti-snoring devices

*     referral of patients to other oral health professionals when appropriate.