DENTURE OVER IMPLANTS
* Procedure to be done in conjunction with a dentist.
If you've experienced problems in the past securing your dentures in place or have concerns about your dentures slipping, dentures over implants is something to consider.
A dental implant is inserted to serve as a permanent anchor for the denture. The dental implant is placed by a dentist; however, we coordinate the procedure with the dentist. Dentures over implants use two to four of these fixtures to secure an entire upper or lower denture into place.
Implant-retained dentures are removable by the wearer. They are flossed and brushed just like natural teeth.
Benefits for dentures over implants are:
While dentures over implants require the same routine checkups, occasional adjustment, and replacement after about five years, they are otherwise the closest thing in look and feel to natural teeth.