Posts Categorized: Dental Implant

Move On From Dentures That No Longer Feel Comfortable

While your dentures may have felt secure and comfortable throughout the day when you first received them, you may worry because they no longer feel as stable as they used to. Loose or insecure dentures can frustrate you because they can make speaking and eating difficult, and because they leave you worried about potential embarrassment… Read more »

Switch To Implant-Held Dentures In The New Year

People who rely on removable dentures to restore their smile can find that their prosthetic feels less comfortable over time. The dental prosthetic that you receive will be custom-made to ensure that it fits properly. Unfortunately, jawbone deterioration that occurs over time can affect its stability, which may lead to issues with slipping or insecurity…. Read more »

How Do Implants Fit Into Plans To Replace Lost Teeth?

Tooth loss can have a significant impact on a person’s smile and oral health, making it difficult for people to adjust to. Fortunately, a modern approach to prosthetic dental work can address both the cosmetic effect of tooth loss and the negative change in your ability to bite and chew food. With the support of… Read more »

What You Gain By Making The Switch To Implant-Held Dentures

Removable dentures are custom-made because your restoration will need to be the right shape and size to fit comfortably. Unfortunately, even a carefully made denture can become less comfortable as time passes. This occurs because tooth loss leads to a loss of density in your jawbone. As the bone deteriorates, the denture can start to… Read more »

Are Your Dentures Uncomfortable? Ask About Dental Implants

For patients who have suffered significant tooth loss, a set of dentures offers an opportunity to once again show off a full smile when smiling and speaking. Because of this, you can be eager to have your custom dental prosthetic made. Unfortunately, many people who start wearing dentures can find them less comfortable than they… Read more »

How Implant Dentistry Improves A Person’s Bite Function

Losing teeth means more than just experiencing a loss of confidence in your smile. A single gap in your smile can change the way you bite and chew for the worse, and that can lead to trouble with your ability to maintain a healthy and varied diet. It can also lead to a gradual increase… Read more »

What To Expect From Dentures Secured By Dental Implants

By providing a patient with dentures, we can give them renewed confidence in their smile. If you are currently seeking prosthetic work with dentures, or if you already have removable dentures, you may be concerned that they lack the bite support you want, or that they might be difficult to keep in place. With hybrid… Read more »

How Dental Implants Fit Into Plans To Restore Your Smile

If your smile is lacking even one tooth, you should know that prosthetic dental work can have several benefits. In addition to improving the way you look, treatment to restore your full smile can give you better bite support, limit your risk for losing more teeth, and even help you prevent jawbone deterioration. These benefits… Read more »

Can Dental Implants Really Keep Dentures In Place?

If you worry about your dentures slipping, or if you wish they provided better support to help you with biting and chewing, you may be interested in asking about hybrid dentures. At our Shrewsbury, MA dental practice, we can work with patients on securing a stable denture that is supported by smartly placed dental implants…. Read more »

How Hybrid Dentures Can Offer Better Prosthetic Support

When a person loses all of their upper and/or lower teeth, it can feel like a life-altering complication. Their smile is certainly affected, and their diet can be seriously compromised. If you are someone who has experienced advanced tooth loss, you may feel resigned to the difficulties that come with this problem. What you might… Read more »