Loss of natural teeth, whether in an accident or as part of the aging process, can be traumatic and affect your outlook on life. With the help of our prosthodontists, there are many options, if you have lost some or all your teeth.
If you are missing one or more teeth, you must be aware of their importance to your appearance and health, and missing teeth can and should be replaced. Fixed bridges are a great way to restore your dental health and appearance. A dental bridge is a device used to replace missing teeth and it attaches artificial teeth to adjacent natural teeth.
An immediate denture may be the best solution when complete extraction of your remaining teeth is the optimal plan, the first step will be before the extraction of the teeth by taking impessions of the existing teeth to create accurate duplicates for placement after tooth removal. Then at your extraction appointment your immediate dentures will be inserted creating a natural smile.
Implant Retained Dentures
It’s a very effective way of replacing many missing teeth, dentures can be held securely in place with implants, providing a great improvement in the ability to chew foods and smile with confidence compared to traditional removable dentures in addition to that it implants help to maintain the facial structure by preserving the remaining bone in the jaws and minimizing wrinkles around the mouth by restoring lost lip support.
A removable partial denture is designed specifically to meet the needs of the patient by replacing one or more teeth, providing a natural appearance and speech clarity along with the ability to eat more efficiently.