How Many Implants are Required to Immobilise a Denture?

Dental Implant

There’s a reason why you may have seen so many ads for denture adhesives, whether they are in the form of a gooey gel or sponge pads. Dentures have a tendency to move, and that motion and rubbing can be uncomfortable. Everybody who has dentures has probably thought to themselves, if only I could fix them in place. Dental implants do just that by providing anchorage points between the denture and your jawbone. The industry standard is 5 implants spread out across the arch of the jaw, but with the recently pioneered dental implant Melbourne which is a four implant system that provides all the advantages of 5 implants with a simpler, more cost-effective and less invasive procedure.

Many dental patients have found that by stabilising their dentures they not only gain an increase of daily comfort in their dental prosthetics but also feel that it is more part of … Read More

It’s an Emergency! Do I need a Dental Implant in Richmond?

It’s a rainy day and you’re walking down an uneven road when you try to dodge a puddle, but instead slip, and fall. While trying to compose yourself, you realise that something is not right in your mouth. A tooth is missing! You decide to cancel your plans as this is an emergency and you head over to your closest dentist. Your dentist informs you that you need to get a dental implant in Richmond.

Do not fear! Getting a dental implant, one of many dental treatments, is not as scary as it may sound.

How does the dental implant process work?

If you’ve ever had a missing tooth, you know just how frustrating it can be. Difficulty chewing or the embarrassment of not having a full set of teeth can have social, psychological and professional implications for some patients. So, when you walk into a dental studio, you should … Read More