Posts Categorized: Prosthetic Dentistry

Transitioning To Dentures Held By Implants

When you start to wear dentures for the first time, you can feel relieved to have a complete smile again. Removable dentures provide welcome cosmetic improvements, but it can be difficult to adjust to life with a removable prosthetic. Over time, it can actually be more difficult to keep this restoration in, as jawbone deterioration… Read more »

Implant Dentistry And Life With Dentures

With dentures, we can take care of significant tooth loss with a single prosthetic appliance. Care is taken to provide a restoration that is the right shape and size to remain secure when worn. However, over time a person relying on one may find that it is growing less secure, and that it feels less… Read more »

Holding Dentures With Dental Implants

If you are looking into your first set of dentures, or if you are growing tired of having problems with loose dentures, you can be eager to learn about alternative approaches to prosthetic dental work. At our Shrewsbury/Grafton, MA dentist’s office, we offer restorative work that can actually give you a secure, permanently held denture… 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 »

Can I Bite Down With A Restoration Held By An Implant?

After having your incomplete smile restored, you can be a surge of confidence in your appearance. After all, you no longer have to worry about a visible gap caused by a missing tooth – or missing teeth – attracting unwanted attention. While you may be comfortable showing off your smile, will you also be comfortable… Read more »

Replacing Multiple Teeth With One Dental Bridge

If tooth loss has taken away a portion of your smile, it can be hard to smile, eat, or speak without experiencing some discomfort. One missing tooth can be frustrating on its own, but it can be particularly difficult to deal with the loss of several teeth. In addition to creating more cosmetic and functional… 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 »

Rely On An Implant-Held Restoration To Restore Your Smile

The approach you take to restoring your full smile can impact your comfort while biting, chewing, and speaking. It can also have a long-term effect on the condition of your jawbone, and your oral health. At our Shrewsbury, MA dental practice, we can recommend dental implant-held restorations for patients who want to deal with tooth… Read more »

Maxillofacial Prostheses Offer Remarkable Restorative Value

For individuals who have lost bone or soft tissue in their face, a maxillofacial prosthetic can make a profound difference to their well-being. While patients rightly recognize that our office can help replace teeth that have been lost, we also provide prosthetic pieces to help restore areas of a person’s face. The creation and placement… Read more »

Finding Out If You Can Receive Dental Implants

If you fail to do anything about tooth loss, you will continue to struggle with the effects it can have on your oral health, and your daily life. Patients who want their full smile back can be interested in how prosthetic dental work will restore their appearance, and what their experience with a prosthetic will… Read more »