Dentures & PartialsOttawa, ON

Dentures & PartialsAn Overview

implant secured denture dr barakat Dentures have long been the standard treatment option when replacing a full arch of teeth, or a full set of teeth. Dentures are traditionally removable, however, with advancements in dental technology dentures can now be secured using dental implants.

Dentures are made from a high-quality material and look and feel like natural teeth. Dentures can help patients enjoy a more varied diet and regain confidence in their smile. There are two types of dentures and both can be secured with dental implants.

  • Full dentures: used to replace a full top or bottom arch of teeth
  • Partial dentures: similar to a dental bridge, used to replace several consecutive missing teeth

Dental implant secured dentures provide added oral health benefits. Dental implant secured dentures function and look like natural teeth. Implants help to maintain the structure of the jaw bone for a more stable oral foundation. Implant secured dentures also eliminate the need for daily adhesives and slippage.

Dentures & Partials What to Expect

Your Villanova dentist will evaluate your dental health and spend time discussing your budget, cosmetic goals and lifestyle to determine which denture option will be best for you. The procedure will depend on the type of denture you choose to replace your missing teeth.

If dental implants are to be used in the permanent attachment of your new denture, we will create a treatment plan for the surgical placement of the implant post. Once healed, your new hybrid denture can be secured for a stable, functional smile that will restore your ability to speak clearly and enjoy a normal, varied diet.