Implants are tooth root replacements that provide the foundation for your partial or complete dentures that have special attachments that snap your dentures into place. Implants can be placed in the upper and lower jaw. You can have 2-4 implants placed in the lower jaw and 4-6 implants may be require in the upper jaw. It is best to consult with a denturist prior to starting any implant procedures, to see if you are a good candidate for this option.
Your new implant dentures are made with special attachments and pink acrylic, the teeth are made of composite resin or porcelain to resemble your natural teeth and gums.
Added benefits of implants:
- Helps preserve bone and reduce the loss of gum tissue
- Patients can taste food better
- Patients have more confidence that their dentures will not come loose in public
Every person and their needs are different. Prior to starting any treatment you should see your Denturist or Dental Professional.