Implant-supported dentures can be an outstanding alternative to traditional dentures. These restorations allow patients to experience restored aesthetics and function without pastes, adhesives, discomfort, or irritation. Dr. Michael J Bixby of the Center for Advanced Dentistry in Red Bank, NJ, uses implant-supported dentures to deliver superior, personalized results. He can help you experience valuable, long-lasting benefits with this solution.
Many patients are choosing implant-supported dentures because they:
These restorations allow patients to experience restored aesthetics and function without pastes, adhesives, discomfort, or irritation.
You are probably a candidate for dental implant-supported dentures if you are in excellent oral health and are missing most or all teeth on one or both dental arches. You must also have sufficient jawbone tissue to support the implants. If you have waited to address lost teeth, it is possible that your jaw has experienced too much atrophy to support implants. In this case, a bone grafting procedure may be necessary in order to restore your candidacy. Factors such as smoking and uncontrolled diabetes can also affect your candidacy. During your initial consultation, we will review your health history and other factors to determine if implants are right for you.
In general, you can expect that your treatment will involve:
Dr. Bixby has over 20 years of dental experience and uses his expertise to create natural-looking and durable implant-supported dentures. We are proud to offer both CareCredit® and Chase Health Advance to help patients cover out-of-pocket costs. If you are interested in learning more about this procedure, we encourage you to contact our office online or call (732) 224-1160 to set up an appointment.