Implant-Supported Denture


Dentures are a type of removable dental alternative designed for harm or lacking tooth and the encircling tissues. The machine includes an inner framework that suits over the patient’s natural tooth and jawbone. The framework has 4 parts: modular oral circuit, implant crown base, implant crown and abutment, and the detachable partial denture. Dentures come alongside a ton of advantages. In fact, dentures can beautify your smile or even your whole look as they are made to resemble natural teeth. There are various types of dentures which includes:-

  • Complete or full dentures
  • Partial fixed dentures
  • Partial removable dentures
  • Immediate dentures
  • Implant retained dentures

Partial dentures are the removable dentures that allow the replacement of multiple teeth in both upper or lower jaw. Partial denture replacements are usually attached to gum color and it perfectly fits in the space available. They consist of replacement teeth that are connected to a gum-colored plastic base, also connected by a metal framework that holds the denture in place without difficulties. They are preferred when one or more natural teeth remain in the upper or lower jaw. Partial denture not only fills in the spaces created by missing teeth, but it also prevents other teeth from changing their natural position. There are two types of partial dentures with their sub types and they are:-

  • Removable partial dentures
  • Cast metal framework Removable partial dentures
  • Acrylic clasp Removable partial dentures
  • Flexible partial dentures
  • Fixed partial dentures
  • Fixed bridge
  • Implant supported fixed bridge

Implant-supported dentures are one of the fixed partial dentures. They are considered transformative and life-changing in many cases. Implant-supported denture is customized overdenture with replacement for several teeth at once. These are the recommended dentures in case you have lost most of your teeth. These dentures are modified and a very unique type of denture that is attached to dental implants placed in your jawbone. Rather than other dentures which rely solely on your gums for support, the denture is secured by the implants, which makes it even easier for you to chew, smile, and speak without using adhesives or worrying about the denture slipping off or any other difficulties. You should prefer implant-supported dentures when you miss a tooth or have an unrestorable teeth situation or even when your facial appearance has started to sunken.  

Thorough examination of your mouth is done and health history will be reviewed and then the proper measurements are taken then the implant placement is carefully done after you are sedated and the sedatives used are first discussed with the patients so that the patient doesn’t feel the pain. Whereas for endosteal implants a cover screw will be used to secure the implant access while healing then the gums are closed by the surgeons through minor surgery which cover the implants. Titanium screws are used to place four to six implants into your jawbone and the screws will then be given adequate time to heal and fuse with your jawbone before securing the denture to them. There are simply tyo kinds of Implant-supported dentures. They are :-

  • Bar-retained dentures
  • Ball-retained dentures

Well, the implant-supported dentures implantation usually costs depending on the number of teeth involved. And well the cost may differ due to the quality of the denture material and even the preparation procedure and even the sedation used. 

You already know that each and every thing has their own advantages and disadvantages along with them. Well, here are some of the pros of choosing Implant-supported dentures are :-

  • They provide better stimulation of the jawline.
  • They are easy to wear and provide enhanced stability.
  • They also enhance the speech.
  • They look more aesthetically pleasing and also less bone is trimmed.
  • They are durable and are gum supported.
  • They give out a natural look.

Some of the cons of choosing Implant-supported dentures are :-

  • High jawbone density is required.
  • They are comparatively costly.
  • The dentures can wear out quickly as they snap on.

If you require  Implant-supported dentures service then, Persaud’s Dental Laboratory is the best option for you. Persaud’s Dental Laboratory is a highly professional and committed dental laboratory WITH  58 years of experience in the field of denture service with expertise in all sorts of denture manufacturing. We have the best digital technology and certified dental technicians. Our dedicated and personalized service on repairing and fixing all sorts of broken dentures is governed through customization in a modern lab by highly skilled and experienced workers. We provide services on both full dentures and partial dentures. Our technicians have specialization over all sorts of partials like cast partials and flexi partials. We also work on dental relines and rebases. Do CALL US  if you require any help or have any questions related to dental restoration.