What Are Implant - Supported Dentures?
When you’re facing tooth loss, it’s very stressful. What’s even more troubling is the pain, loss in appetite and general withdrawal millions of people go through before finding help and relief. Dr. Villar wants you to know something very important: You will get your smile, speech and appetite back!
An implant-supported denture is a type of overdenture that is anchored by and attached to implants. A regular denture rests on the gums and is not supported by implants. Dr. Villar will suggest an implant-supported denture when you don’t have teeth in the jaw but have enough bone in the jaw to support implants.
Implant-supported dentures restore your bite and functionally while looking like your natural teeth. Also, they are made from materials that are easy to clean and maintain.
The implant-supported dentures Dr. Villar provides:
- Look natural
- Perform well
- Last longer
- Fit your mouth
- Fit your face
Myths& Facts About Dentures
All Dentures Are Made To Look Alike
Dr. Villar completely understands the old standard where everyone had the same one-size-fits-all-dentures. It’s simply not that way anymore. Dr. Villar crafts the dentures to the patient’s face, bite and all of the subtle factors that make a person unique. After he designs your dentures, no one will be able to tell!
New Implant-Supported Dentures Are Painful
Dentures are painful when they are ill fitted, not kept updated or clean. Dr. Villar takes time with the patient to get the fit right. You will come in for regular check-ups to make sure that your new implant-supported dentures are functioning properly.
Dentures Will Slip And Embarrass Me
Again, this is about fit. Ill-fitting dentures may slip. Dr. Villar designs your dentures for comfort and fit and makes adjustments to optimize comfort.
"People are always surprised and happy after getting their implant-support dentures. Technology has given me a chance to use my skill to transform their smile and the way they think about dentures." — Alexander Villar DDS
The best way to know if implant-supported dentures are right for you is to schedule a consultation with Dr. Villar and talk about your issues and your options. We look forward to getting your functionality and beautiful smile back.