dentures allow for eating more than just soft foods. Still, many of my clients would benefit from more than just standard dentures. As such, I sometimes suggest that they add dental implants to their treatment. These prosthetic teeth work amazingly well with dentures. If you’d like to learn how that’s possible, I’d be happy to tell you. Read on to learn how implants work with
Before moving forward, it’s helpful to review what dental implants are. Doing so helps show what these restorations can do for dentures. With that said, let’s go over the basics a bit.
Put simply, dental implants are small, screw-like posts of titanium. We dentists set them in your jawbone to act as tooth roots. Once placed, they gradually fuse with your jaw and become permanent parts of your mouth. The result is that they form a foundation for later abutments and crowns.