Patients who’ve worn dentures for years know the importance of a full and healthy smile, but many of them also grow frustrated with their dentures’ tendency to lose their grip and become loose. Over time, the loss of your teeth’s roots can cause your jawbone to lose mass and density, changing its shape and causing your denture to no longer fit properly. For many of our patients, we often recommend supporting their partial or full dentures on a series of dental implant posts. With dental implants, your denture can offer unmatched support and comfort as well as vital stimulation that keeps your jawbone healthy. Whether you’ve recently lost a significant amount of teeth or you’ve worn dentures for many years, you may be an excellent candidate for rebuilding your smile with implant-supported dentures.
The improved stability and comfort of your replacement teeth is one of the most immediately noticeable benefits of implant dentures. However, there are many more advantages, including:
If you’ve lost a significant amount of teeth on your upper or lower dental ridge, then an implant-supported denture may be the best option for your immediate and long-term oral health. To find out if an implant denture is your best option, schedule a consultation with us by calling Lathrop Dental Center in Katy, TX, today at 832-437-3849. You can also request an appointment online by filling out our form here. We proudly serve patients from Katy, Fulshear, Weston Lakes, Simonton, Richmond, Rosenberg, Brookshire, Wallis, Orchard, Cypress, Sealy, Columbus, and all surrounding communities.