Implant-Supported Dentures

West Dental Implants & Prosthetics

Implant-Supported Dentures in Durango, CO

At West Dental Implants and Prosthetics, we aim to provide each patient with a comfortable, natural-looking smile. You could benefit from implant-supported dentures if you are missing several natural teeth. These restorations use dental implants to support artificial teeth.

Benefits of Implant-Supported Dentures

Implant-supported dentures offer several benefits over removable dentures. 

Improved aesthetics for a beautiful smile

Less maintenance with no soaking solutions or denture adhesives

More stable bite with no shifting teeth or slipping dentures

Prevention of bone loss in the jaw.

Increased comfort with no slipping so you can continue to enjoy your favorite foods

Healthier gums with less discomfort from friction

Longer life span - implants are a permanent solution.

What type of dentures can implants support?

Implants can support several replacement teeth with several types of custom dentures. Some patients may only need a partial denture, while others can benefit from complete dentures to replace an entire arch of teeth. Depending on the number of artificial teeth in your restoration, you may need more than one implant.

We Offer State-of-the-Art Dental Implants and Implant Solutions

We focus on providing state-of-the-art dental implant solutions, so you can rest assured that you are receiving the best care possible. During your consultation appointment, we will thoroughly discuss your options, focusing on the difference between dentures and dental implants, to help you achieve optimal oral health. No matter what  you choose, we will ensure that you receive the highest quality treatment available.

Why Replacing Missing Teeth is Important

There are many advantages to replacing missing teeth.

Your smile will improve, so you may gain confidence.

You will enjoy eating foods that you previously couldn't eat.

You will be able to speak clearly.

You will reduce the risk of developing other severe conditions such as TMJ disorders (jaw joint problems) and periodontal disease.

Frequently Asked Questions

The average length of time required for implant-supported denture treatments depends upon several factors, including the number of implants used, the type of procedure performed, whether additional bone grafting is needed, and the overall health of your mouth. Our team can estimate the approximate time frame based on your unique case.

Yes! If you already wear conventional dentures, you can still benefit from implants by replacing some or all of your existing dentures.

No. Implants are made of biocompatible materials that allow the body to grow around them. As a result, the implants will not harm the surrounding bone. In fact, the implants prevent bone loss by stimulating the jawbone with the natural force of your bite.

Implants are considered to be highly safe, and it is a common procedure. It is becoming the gold standard for treating tooth loss because it is so effective.

Contact us to learn more!

Dr. Robison and his team are excited to assist you if you want to learn how you can benefit from implant-supported dentures. Call our office at (970) 259-5600 to learn more about your options.

We can’t wait to hear how we can help you love your smile!

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