Dentures and Denture Stabilisation
Dentures are one way of replacing missing teeth. They are made from a hard-wearing materials that mimic the look of teeth and gums to give your mouth a natural appearance. They are removed for cleaning and maintenance of your teeth and gums.
Why might they be needed?
They can be used to replace missing teeth, improving the appearance and reducing an aged appearance .Dentures may also be used to facilitate eating and speaking, especially when multiple teeth are missing.
Are they the only solution to my gap?
There are lots of ways of filling in ‘gaps’. It depends on where the space is and how large. Fixed, more stable options to consider are bridges and implants.
Denture Stabilisation for full denture wearers
Due to advances in dentistry, there is now a procedure whereby your denture can be fixed to your jaw with dental implants making them more secure. This treatment is known as an implant overdenture or denture stabilisation and can improve your quality of life significantly.
Benefits include improved confidence in your smile and the ability to chew and enjoy food without your denture moving. In turn patients can suffer less irritation to the gums and a sore mouth.
Patients report that their lives have been transformed.
If this is something you’re interested in then contact us to see how we can help you.