Dentures & PartialsPalmdale & Lancaster, CA

Dentures & Partials An Overview

Smile Dental Group logoMissing teeth can have detrimental effects on your confidence as well as your oral health. Whether you are missing one or more teeth, it is imperative that you get them replaced. Patients who are missing full arch or a full mouth of teeth have more options than ever to restore their smile. Due to advancements in dental technology and treatment, today’s dentures offer a more natural looking, durable solution for lost teeth. Whether you are in need of a partial denture, full denture, cosmetic denture, or implant-secured denture, your options to replace your lost teeth are endless.

Types of Dentures:

  • Removable Dentures: Removable dentures are designed to adhere to the surfaces in the mouth. This replacement options requires daily maintenance and can be a temporary solution for missing teeth.
  • Implant-Secured Dentures: Implant dentures are secured into place using multiple dental implants. Dental implants secured restorations offer a  longer lasting, durable solutions for patients who are missing teeth. They are also the only restoration that can effectively address jaw bone deteriorations and encourage bone growth in the jaw.

Smile Dental Group are committed to providing personalized solutions that are designed to meet your unique dental needs and goals. We offer a full range of denture options to match your needs. We work with you on a one-on-one basis to determine whether a full, partial, cosmetic, or implant-secured denture is right for you.

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Choosing Implant Dentures

With implant dentures, patients can nearly restore their full ability to eat and speak without worrying about accidental slippage. Although traditional dentures offer a viable solution for missing teeth, implant dentures offer a more secure, convenient options for restoring lost teeth as well as their function.

At Smile Dental Group, we use Cone Beam CT Scanning for computer-guided dental implant placement. This advanced technology allows us to reduce the risk of human error and create a more accurate and precise result.

Using dental implants to secure a denture offer several key advantages over traditional dentures, including:

  • Reduces the risk of bone loss in the jaw
  • Minimizes irritation to the gums and surrounding soft tissue
  • Allows patients to enjoy their favorite foods with strict dietary restrictions
  • Improves the appearance of facial sagging due to tooth loss

Dentures & Partials What to Expect

When replacing missing teeth, it is imperative to undergo a one-on-one consultation with our dental care team. During this appointment, we will discuss factors like your cosmetic goals, overall dental health, budget, and lifestyle to help determine which type of restoration is best suited for your dental needs.

We may employ 3-D scanning to gain a more comprehensive view of your teeth, gums, jaw, and surrounding structure or to aid in the placement of implants.

Once the type of denture is chosen, we will build a personalized treatment plan base don your teeth. In some cases, patients may need to address other dental concerns before receiving their dentures. We will perform any necessary treatment to help foster a stable, healthy foundation that can be used to support a traditional denture or implant secured denture.

If implant-secured dentures are your chosen restoration, we will plan and place the implants in our office. During the healing process, you may be given temporary dentures. Once the implants have fused with the jaw, new impressions are taken and used to create a custom set of dentures for your final restoration. After your final dentures are fabricated, we will secure it to the dental implants. Patients can enjoy the benefits of a natural looking, durable denture that is designed to last a lifetime.

Dentures & Partials FAQs

Do you offer denture repair?

As a full-service dental facility, Smile Dental Group offers denture repair in the comfort of our Antelope Valley dentist office. We can make any adjustments to your current set of dentures or work with you to create a new restoration. We will evaluate your dentures and recommend the most appropriate solution.

Will dentures change my appearence?

Yes, they can. If you suffer from facial sagging as the result of missing teeth and bone density loss, dentures can help restore volume to your face. Our team can create dentures that are tailored to your unique dental needs. We can work with you to determine if traditional dentures or implant secured dentures are right for your needs.