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All teeth – removable

Replacing All Teeth - Removable Option

If you have lost all your teeth in one or both jaws, you can choose a permanently anchored dental implant bridge or a removable prosthesis that is connected to two or more dental implants. This is called an over-denture. This type of over-denture remains in place more firmly than a conventional removable prosthesis. For the most natural looking solution, the permanently anchored dental implant bridge is the answer when the prerequisites are met.

Step 1

Full teeth removable Step 1

  • A consultation and thorough dental examination is performed by Dr Longbottom
  • X-rays and an impressions are taken of your dental situation.

Step 2

Full teeth removable Step 2
  • The dental implants are placed. No healthy teeth are affected or damaged. Healing time depends on bone quantity, quality and your clinical situation. Depending upon your situation, the final procedure for step 2 can be one of the following:
  • Abutments and a temporary full arch removable denture are placed during healing.
  • The dental implants are covered by soft tissue and a temporary full arch removable denture is placed during healing.
  • In some cases, permanent abutments and the final full arch bridge can be placed immediately.

Step 3

Full teeth removable Step 3
Depending upon your individual situation, the next step can include one of the following:

  • Temporary abutments are replaced by permanent abutments. An impression is taken and the temporary denture is put in place.
  • The dental implants are revealed through a second surgery and abutments are placed. The temporary denture is put in place. After a healing period, an impression for the final restoration restoration is made. The temporary denture is put back in place.

Step 4

Full teeth removable Step 4

  • A new set of teeth, carefully created to look like your natural teeth are secured in place.
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