Implant supported dentures are one of the best ways to wear dentures. It keeps your mouth healthier, and it keeps your dentures in place. Many people are nervous about wearing dentures because they are worried about the embarrassment of them slipping or falling out.
This is a non-issue when you have implant supported dentures. They are held firmly in place, and they can feel just as secure as your original teeth once did.
Why You May Want to Find Out More About Implant Supported DenturesImplant supported dentures are held in place by the same type of implants that are used for dental implants. Those implants fuse with the surrounding jawbone, making them incredibly sturdy.
Once the healing process is done, the implants then have the dentures placed on them, and you can go on about your day. This makes it to where the dentures do not slip around, allowing your gums to not have that raw feel to them.
Plus, it removes the concern that your dentures are going to slip around while wearing them. This can improve your experience with dentures, and it can also improve your confidence while wearing the dentures. As long as you care for your implant supported dentures as you would your regular teeth and gums, they should last many years, and allow you to make many happy memories.
When you decide you want implant supported dentures, but don't want the expense of dental implants, this is the best combination of both worlds. You get a denture that is securely held in your mouth, and you get to bypass any of the embarrassment that comes with denture slippage.
Plus, you don't have the big bill at the end of the process that otherwise would come with a full set of implants. Ask your prosthodontist if your mouth would be a good candidate for these, and see what benefits you could get.
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