Overdenture

OVERDENTURES

Removable dentures

Removable complete overdentures are modified dentures that mount on implants to provide stability. For a denture in the maxilla, at least 4 implants are needed, while for a denture in the lower jaw at least 2 implants are needed.

The advantages of implant-supported dentures are many such as:

  • it is a reliable solution in order to function without problems for many years.
  • it is stable because it mounts on the implants.
  • it allows proper chewing of food.
  • the patient gets used to it quickly, since it does not cover the palate so the sensation and the taste do not change.
  • the gingiva and mucous membranes are not injured.
  • they have a very good aesthetics.
  • it is a relatively inexpensive solution.
  • surgeries for implant placement are not in great extent.

  • Permanent solution
  • Improved chewing and speaking
  • Natural function and look
  • Improved facial appearance
  • Prevention of bone loss
  • No special care required
  • Very sturdy and secure
  • No diet restrictions
  • Can be changed or updated