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We go above and beyond the ADA and OSHA recommended standards to make our Tucson dental office a clean and safe place for your family. Before your visit, we disinfect all of our equipment in a designated area with state-of-the-art sterilization technology. We also thoroughly sanitize each room between patients. We worry about the cleanliness of our office so you’ll never have to.

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Dr. Michael Allen

Meet Dr. Michael Allen


Dr. Michael Allen and our dedicated professional team work hard to create a practice that is current with all the latest dental technology and updated procedures. But our basic mission has always remained the same – to provide all members of your family with personalized quality care that exceeds your expectations.For the past five years, Dr. Allen has worked at Mariposa Community Health Center in Nogales and Rio Rico providing dental care for underserved families in Southern Arizona. He truly loves what he does and brings that positive attitude to work on a daily basis.

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3 Ways Today's Dentures Have Improved Over the Years

December 21, 2017
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Posted By: Michael Allen, DMD
Dentures | Tucson AZ Dentist

Many patients who learn they need dentures react with dread to the idea. While the fear is unwarranted, we understand why dentures have such a bad reputation.

State-of-the-Art Dentures

Until recently, the materials and techniques used for creating natural-looking dentures just didn’t exist. Dentists did the best they could with what they had, but they were often limited to producing one-size-fits-all dentures. The same holds true for comfort; dentures used to be made of an inflexible material that didn’t conform well to the jaw. The resulting loose fit caused irritation and pain.

The good news is that everything about dentures today has improved vastly with the availability of updated materials, technology, and fabrication processes. Here are just a few ways modern dentures have improved.

  • Natural-looking materials: Dentists today have access to a wide variety of updated materials that are designed to enhance the appearance of your smile. The base of your denture is made to match your gum color, and artificial teeth are designed to look similar to natural dental enamel.
  • Customized just for you: The days of one-size-fits-all dentures are long gone! With the availability of new materials, your dentist can work with skilled technicians to fully customize the shape, shade, size, and positioning of artificial teeth.
  • Vastly improved fit: Today’s dentures are made using more flexible materials that can conform closely to the contours of your jaw. We can also stabilize full and partial dentures with dental implants to prevent any movement, resulting in a more comfortable fit.

Please Call Us for A Dentures Consultation

If you live in Tucson and have been told you need dentures, please call Sabino Hills Family Dentistry. Dr. Michael Allen would be happy to talk to you about our state-of-the-art dentures and how they can exceed your expectations!

 
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