If a child loses his/her permanent tooth due to an accident, his/her dentist may fabricate a temporary denture for him/her.
To improve the appearance by closing the gap left by the missing tooth. To wait until the child's jawbones are fully developed (around 20 years old) to insert a permanent denture/bridge/implant.
Plastic and stainless steel wires.
Fit in the temporary denture at patient’s mouth
After fitting a temporary denture, attentions have to be paid to keep good oral hygiene in order to prevent tooth decay and gum disease
Thoroughly clean the denture and teeth every morning and before bed at night
When the temporary denture is not worn, soak it in plain water