Do you have old dentures and tired of using denture adhesives (like Fixodent)? Do you have partial dentures and tired of taking them in and out? Do you want to improve your smile? Dental implants may be right for you.
It has been estimated that 69 percent of Americans age 35 to 44 have at least one missing tooth, and one in four over the age of 74 have lost ALL their natural teeth
Implant-supported bridges or dentures have 95% success rates over 10 years without the severe loss of supporting bone.
Pounds of force
Patients with natural teeth can bite with about 200 pounds of force. Denture wearers can bite with approximately 50 pounds of force. Those wearing dentures for 15 years or more can bite with only about 6 pounds of force, and their diet and eating habits have had to been modified accordingly.
Call Dr. Scott for a consultation today for better smile!
Denture patients can have problems with resorption causing dentures to become loose. Or patients are tired of the taste and feel of messy denture adhesives. Still, there are individuals that are unable to eat what they want or have gagging problems while eating. Today’s solution is Mini Dental Implants.
Learn more about implants
Dr. Eugene Scott has additional information about MDI implants and other dental services.
Contact him today with any questions or concerns you may have about these or other services.