Many of the common misconceptions about dentures have prevented people from achieveing their best health, appearance, and self-confidence. Today’s dentures fit better and last longer due to advancements in dental technology. The amazing thing about a denture is the patient has the ability to have the bright smile they always wanted while making themselves look younger.
What is a Denture?
Dentures are a mixture of tissue color and realistic articial teeth custom fabricated for your mouth. A denture can help maintain the strutture of your mouth and face while giveing you a natural youthful smile.
Types of Dentures
- Full and Partial Dentures – a full set of missing teeth must be replaced by a full denture. A partial denture is used to replace missing teeth and gaps. Both of these types of dentures can be removed or fixed.
- Implant Supported Denture – These types of dentures use implants in the mouth to help secure the denture for better function and fit. These types of dentures can be made to be removed as well as fixed.
What are All-on-4 Dentures?
For patients who are missing either upper or lower teeth or even all of their teeth, this is a cost effective and natural looking way to replace your teeth. With the use of four-six implants per upper or lower arch, a full set of teeth is attached allowing the pationt the satisfaction of not having to remove his denture at night.