If severe tooth damage or missing permanent teeth make you unhappy with your smile, see the experts at the Family Dental Group in Gardner, Paxton, and Northborough, Massachusetts. The experienced dental team offers dentures and partials to fill gaps and enhance the beauty of your smile. Call the office to schedule a consultation, or book one using the online booking feature today.
Dentures and partials are artificial teeth that replace missing or extracted permanent teeth. You could be a candidate for full dentures that replace all of your natural teeth or partial dentures that replace just some permanent teeth. The Family Dental Group team tailors each denture treatment to your personal needs to achieve a perfect, natural-looking smile.
The Family Dental Group offers various forms of dentures, including:
Traditional dentures and partials are often removable, meaning you can take them out of your mouth when you sleep or clean them. Keep the dentures and partials clean, and wear them exactly as your dentist directs. They’ll look, function, and feel like your natural teeth.
Implant-supported dentures and partials are fixed in place and not removable unless by your dentist. Metal posts called dental implants anchor the dentures to support them and ensure they stay secure. Like removable dentures and partials, implant-supported dentures look very natural.
If you’re missing some of your teeth or need a dental extraction, dentures and partials offer several benefits, including:
The Family Dental Group team tailors each restorative dental treatment to your personal needs to enhance and perfect your smile.
To determine if you’re a candidate for full or partial dentures, your dentist examines your gums and teeth, takes dental X-rays, reviews your oral health history, and discusses your treatment preferences and desired results. They then provide treatment recommendations.
If you lack sufficient jawbone to support dental implants, the Family Dental Group offers bone grafting procedures that increase jawbone strength and volume.
When receiving dentures and partials, your dentist will first numb the treatment area and insert the dental implants into your jawbone. They digitally scan your mouth to develop custom-fitted dentures. When the new teeth are ready, your dentist ensures that they fit correctly and comfortably. They discuss how to care for your dentures and partials to ensure long-lasting results.
Schedule an evaluation at the Family Dental Group by phone or request one online today to determine if you’re a candidate for dentures and partials.