Do you wear dentures? Is your quality of life diminished or limited because of your dentures? Do you ever wonder if there’s another option besides traditional dentures? Traditional dentures rest on the gums and rely on suction alone to stay secure. Many of these dentures users struggle to keep their dentures in place, especially on the lower jaw. If you wear traditional dentures, you may know the hassle of messy adhesives and embarrassment and frustration of slipping dentures. You may find yourself over-applying or overusing adhesives, which the FDA recommends to avoid doing because it can cause nerve damage. Fortunately, there is a solution to those hassles: overdenture implants.
Dental implants are small metal anchors that are placed in your upper or lower jaw. Over time, the implant will assimilate with the bone to create a more stable, natural base for dentures. The overdentures fit over these implants or existing roots. Although the implants are permanent, the overdentures can be easily removed for cleaning and care! Overdenture also provide other advantages:
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