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... It shouldn't matter pricewise whether the tooth you are replacing with the flipper is a front tooth or a back tooth. Everyone is different in regards to how long it takes for teeth to shift. ... (1 replies)
... Thanks for the reply...Yes, there is a metal clasp on the opposite side of the flipper from where the tooth is. Boy, what a hunk of junk. LOL! ... (2 replies)
... Does your flipper have clasps (hooks) or does it just fit by suction? It sounds like it might be too tight. Your mouth should not throb when you remove it. As far as the indentation- where is it? If it is at the very back of the mouth assuming it is an upper, part of the suction is created by making a thicker area here and that may be what you feel. Go back to the dentist... (2 replies)

... How do you clean a dental flipper? ... (1 replies)
Dental Flipper
Aug 28, 2013
... it properly make sure your dentist fixes it.. you should be able to eat with it in.. if to big the partials can really mess you up, I am dealing with what I call dental damage. ... (18 replies)
... Hi I was just wondering what is a flipper ? ... (1 replies)
... acted about 5 months ago. I am hoping and planning on getting an implant in the future, but for now I am wearing a flipper. My dentist has advised me to wear the flipper at night while I'm sleeping in order to prevent the gum line from receding any further, but I'm concerned that doing so will cause the flipper to break sooner. ... (1 replies)
Flipper care
Mar 31, 2005
... Thanks, but I am at home a lot and if I don't wear it, will my teeth spread apart? I don't leave a lot excluding school. (6 replies)
Flipper care
Mar 31, 2005
... Hey, good luck with your dental work. While you wear your flipper, it's probably best to take it out, when you clean the rest of your teeth. I didn't wear my flipper at night. It's best to soak the flipper in water, with a denture tablet dissolved in it. ... (6 replies)
Flipper care
Mar 31, 2005
... My front tooth, left one. Thanks for all of you guys help, I think I have it under control now. (6 replies)
Flipper care
Mar 31, 2005
... Alot of it depends on how long you have to wear your flipper and how many teeth were extracted. Did your dentist give you any advice? ... (6 replies)
... You get used to it. Just watch out between those back teeth. The flipper tooth has a tendency to push food between the teeth really well. If you do not floss regularly, you WILL get tooth rot thanks to your flipper tooth! ... (6 replies)
... Has anyone else worn a flipper tooth for 3 months? ... (6 replies)
... have been to the dentist. I am afraid of dentists. I decided while i was there to have all the work i need done. fillings extractions etc. He said i could use a flipper for my front tooth. ... (10 replies)
Flipper tooth?
Aug 16, 2003
... it replaced eventually with a Dental Implant. ... (4 replies)
... Hi, new here, trying to figure out my dental dilemma and would appreciate your thoughts and suggestions. ... (1 replies)
... I have dental implants and love them. ... (3 replies)
... The flipper would actually replace the teeth that are being extracted, which is a different appliance than an orthodontic retainer. Did the dentist recommend the flipper to keep the teeth from shifting, or were they talking about just esthetic purposes? ... (2 replies)
... d have to wear a retainer. If I where to get a bridge because of money issues I might not be able to get a flipper, but I wanted to know if I would need to get a flipper since I've had braces and wear a retainer to help keep my teeth from moving? ... (2 replies)
... why can't you leave it in when you eat? I also have one upper with 4 teeth on it. I only take it out at night. Does it hurt whe you eat with it in? Mine is getting worn and I'm worried it will break before I get the bridge put in in about 10 days. How is yours doing? My dentist said the probelm is taking it in and out that weakens it. (6 replies)


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