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You can improve both the functionality and aesthetic value of your dentures by getting implants over dentures.
The Overdenture Concepts
Implant overdentures are removable devices that are shaped like horseshoes that are incorporated onto existing dentures to provide a more functional and comfortable support.
Why Have Implants Over Dentures
- Increased comfort.
- It helps restores one’s teeth functionality.
- A patient’s speech is improved.
- Enhances confidence.
- Implants offer a permanent solution to missing tooth.
- Reduced invasive procedures.
How to Get the Best Results with Implants Over Dentures
The dentist must assess the patient situation and determine the inter-arch space available for fabrication. In addition to space evaluation, it is essential to determine the retention mechanism. Some of the most common mechanisms include magnets, ball, ERA, O-ring, and locators.
Factors to consider beforehand
Various scanning options can be used in performing assessments including radiography, x-rays, CBCT scans, etc.
The Best Candidate For This Treatment
Getting tooth implants overdentures can be beneficial. However, before booking an appointment, it is prudent to assess your case with an expert.
Pristine Dentistry combines the science of dentistry with compassion for patients. We strive to build long-term relationships with our patients by focusing on professionalism and personalized care. Dr. Thomas Han, Dr. Sam Han, and our warm, friendly staff are dedicated to providing you with exceptional service. We always place a high value on your personal needs and expectations.
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