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Front: This 63 year old man actually looked very youthful, with an attractive face and beautiful blue eyes.
Front: Obviously his teeth were of no more use to him.
Front: He could no longer use them for eating.
Front: No chewing teeth remain on the upper.
Front: The front teeth are badly crowded. Teeth do not drift backward in the mouth to fill gaps.
Front: Look at how much space is between the upper and lower jaws when the teeth and supporting bone is lost.
Front: The left side. The patient had a crown made on his front tooth many years ago.
Front: The panoramic radiograph reveals the massive loss of teeth and supporting bone.
Front: The upper denture covers the palate for stability and suction.
Front: This is the inside of the upper denture.
Front: The lower denture has to fit around the tongue.
Front: The upper and lower denture in the mouth.
Front: A happy patient.