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Treatment guidelines

Complete denture placement

Key points

  • Denture base fit, extensions and occlusion should be carefully evaluated and adjusted
  • Patient education and instructions are vital to ensure the desired healing, prosthesis care and management of patient expectations

Clinical topics

Removable prosthetics

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