Dentures & Partial Dentures
Denture Stabilization with Dental Implants
If you're tired of your dentures moving around every time you talk or eat, denture stabilization is your answer! We use dental implants to fix your teeth in a more stable position which keeps them from moving while you are eating or talking. If you are interested in denture stabilization through implants, give us a call or request an appointment today. Our number is (405)701-2922. Feel free to read more about our dentures below as well. We look forward to working with you and making your dentures more comfortable!
A denture is a removable dental appliance and a replacement for missing teeth and surrounding tissue. They are made to closely resemble your natural teeth and may even enhance your smile.
There are two types of dentures - complete and partial dentures. Complete dentures are used when all of the teeth are missing, while partial dentures are used when some natural teeth remain. A partial denture not only fills in the spaces created by missing teeth, it prevents other teeth from shifting.
A complete denture can be either “conventional” or “immediate.” A conventional type is made after the teeth have been removed and the gum tissue has healed (usually takes 4 to 6 weeks). During this time, the patient will go without teeth. Immediate dentures are made in advance and immediately placed after the teeth are removed, thus preventing the patient from having to be without teeth during the healing process. Once the tissues shrink and heal, adjustments will have to be made.
Dentures are very durable appliances and will last many years but may have to be remade, repaired, or readjusted due to normal wear.
Brammer Dental offers multiple levels of dentures starting at $899 which includes a bronze level functional denture. Our silver level denture offers improved aesthetics on the entry level denture for $1299. Our gold level dentures offer superior aesthetics and upgrades, more like-like teeth for $1599. All levels include adjustments for the first two months. The silver level denture includes one free reline and the gold level denture includes two free relines.
Dentures can also be stabilized or help in place with dental implants. Implants are placed and allowed to heal. After the healing process attachments are added to the denture and implants to allow them to be connected together.
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What does getting dentures involve?
The process of getting dentures requires several appointments, usually over a period of several weeks. Highly accurate impressions (molds) and measurements are taken and used to create your custom denture. Several “try-in” appointments may be necessary to ensure proper shape, color, and fit. At the final appointment, your dentist will precisely adjust and place the completed denture, ensuring a natural and comfortable fit.
You will be given care instructions for your new dentures. Proper cleaning of your new dental appliance, good oral hygiene, and regular dental visits will aid in the life of your new dentures.