Dental Implant vs Dentures

Implants offer many advantages over dentures.

Dental implant solution

  • Virtually stops bone loss/ deterioration
  • Maintains integrity of facial structure
  • Improves facial appearance, restoring lost lip support and minimising wrinkles
  • Increases comfort
  • Restores natural biting and chewing capacity
  • Improves nutrition and health
  • Increases stability - replacement teeth will not move around or fall out

Denture disadvantages

  • Dentures can cause gum irritation and can contribute to further decay
  • leading to the eventual loss of more teeth
  • Compromise integrity of facial structures
  • Accelerate visible aging due to unattractive changes in facial appearance
  • Cause pain, sore spots, and denture breath
  • Require relining as bone shrinks away
  • Require adhesives
  • Cause an inability to eat certain foods