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Dentures

Lloyd F. Moss, Jr., DDS & Lloyd F. Moss, III, DDS

Beautiful Dentures in Fredericksburg, VA

Denture, also known as false teeth, have been around for thousands of years as a tooth replacement option. Fortunately, different types of dentures have come a long way. Modern dentures are made with precision accuracy and created with long-lasting and safe materials. It replaces the teeth and surrounding tissue to restore bite and appearance. There are several advantages to having denture rather than going without any sort of teeth.

Dentures Improve:

  • Appearance
  •  Chewing
  •  Speaking
  •  Self-esteem

Implant-Retained Dentures

A revolutionary alternative to removable denture are implant-retained dentures. They can replace a full arch of teeth and are anchored by implants (fixed prosthodontics) surgically placed in the jaw bone. Implant-retained denture create a permanent and secure solution that traditional denture do not offer. Once the dentures are placed, they do not slip, slide, or come out. They do not require adhesives. We offer two methods of placing implant-retained denture: All on Four and All on Six. Depending on mouth size and jaw bone density, we will determine which method is best for your case.

  • All on Four – a full arch of denture is anchored to four implant
  • All on Six – a full arch of denture is anchored to six implants

We also offer “Same-Day Smiles” – which gives you the option of immediate tooth replacement on the same day you have implants placed!

Traditional Denture

Removable, or traditional, dentures are replacement teeth implanted into a gum-colored plastic base that is custom fitted to your mouth. There are two main types of dentures.

  • Partial Denture – For patients who are missing only a few teeth but still have some of their own teeth. Partial denture often clasp onto adjoining teeth for support and a secure fit.
  • Full Denture – For patients who are missing all of their teeth on the upper or lower arch. Well-made full denture fit snugly over the gums and sometimes require adhesive to stay in place.

Whether you choose traditional or implant-retained denture to replace your teeth, we are able to meet your needs. Come in at our Fredericksburg, VA dental office for a consultation to see which option is a better fit for your lifestyle. We will help you replace your teeth, so you can smile with confidence again! Go to our appointment page or call
(540) 369-4926.