My Denture Journey

My Denture Story Part One

My little sister and I, age 6 My story actually started as a child. It seems as though I was set up for failure from the beginning. From pretending to brush my teeth, to never going to the dentist, I was a denture case waiting to happen.  My story is a combination of the serious […]

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My Denture Story Part Two

My last picture before dentures, age 26. After years of shame and pain, I decided it was time to make one of the hardest decisions I have ever made—my teeth had to go. No one could have ever convinced me I would have dentures at such a young age. I am sure if my parents […]

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My Denture Story Part Three

The day of extractions. I was terrified the day left for my extractions. I had many racing thoughts and fears of something going wrong.  I arrived at the office around 1:00 with my sister.  Shannon and I have had our share of fights, but she has always been there for me when I needed her—and […]

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My Denture Story Part Four

Two weeks after full mouth extractions, I got my first reline. Before that point, I didn’t think there was anything that could possibly make my dentures look normal. I was wrong. When I got my reline, I felt like a new woman. I couldn’t believe what I saw in the mirror. I saw a full, […]

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