Posts Categorized: Prosthetic Dentistry

Find A Replacement That Suits Your Needs

When a tooth extraction procedure is necessary to protect the lasting stability of your smile, it may be a bit overwhelming to think about prosthodontic replacements. Be sure to keep an open line of dialog with your oral health professional during this process in order to help reach the best result that you can. Knowledge… Read more »

Choosing Treatment With Hybrid Dentures

The problems you have with tooth loss can feel both difficult to ignore and difficult to address, particularly when you have several teeth that need to be replaced. Going without treatment can leave you vulnerable to worsening issues, as you can struggle to maintain a varied and healthy diet, you can experience problems with jawbone… Read more »

Trusting Dental Implants To Hold Dentures

When you think about what dentures can do for a person, do you limit yourself to thoughts of how a removable denture can support them? If so, you can overlook the advantages of having this restoration held in place with a set of dental implants. Our Shrewsbury/Grafton, MA area dentist’s office can provide hybrid dentures…. Read more »

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 »