What Does a Dental Flipper Look like?

Answer

A dental flipper is a temporary solution for replacing missing teeth. It is in the form of acrylic teeth connected to an acrylic plate that is fastened with wires in the mouth. They have to be removed before eating.
2 Additional Answers
Ask.com Answer for: what does a dental flipper look like
Images of dental flipper
ask.com/pictures · More images »
A dental flipper looks very much like a denture, and it is most often used to provide a temporary fix to lost teeth. Dental flippers are a great option because it takes anywhere from six weeks to 6 months for the gums and bones of the mouth to heal before they can be worked on to affix a partial or implant. A dental flipper may be a full set of top or bottom teeth, or just have the one missing tooth on it, so that it fits snugly like a retainer, but fills in the space left vacant by the missing tooth.
Explore this Topic
Whales are large sea creatures that have peg like sharp teeth and rear flippers that are made of tough fibrous material. Whales have a spinal column, a vestigial ...
A sea turtle has a lighter and more streamlined shell than other turtles. They also have flippers for both their front and back feet. Sea turtles can not retract ...
Permanent retainer when viewed, it look as if it has grown naturally. It is usually positioned at the far end of the dental formula and fills the remaining space ...
About -  Privacy -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback  -  Sitemap  © 2014 Ask.com