There are also many ways of filling a ‘gap’ now without resorting to a denture. Dental implants are one means of ensuring a confident smile. If replacing a molar tooth an implant will help to maintain a good biting surface which in itself is crucial to long term good health and well being.
However, if you are already living with a loose denture which causes you to miss out on life’s simple pleasures such as eating your favourite foods, laughing, smiling or talking in public - all is not lost.
At Longborough the dental team can offer you (or your elderly relative) mini-implants, which have revolutionised dentistry with the introduction of a minimally invasive treatment plan for denture stabilisation. Many people struggle for years when dining out with friends and the embarrassment of their loose dentures. After a simple procedure to fit mini-implants they find they can relax and enjoy their evenings. Steak is back on the menu!