How do dentures differ from implants?

If you’re one of the nearly half of Americans missing teeth, or one of the 35 million Americans missing all of their teeth, you are not alone in wondering about teeth replacement options!

Modern dentistry has a few different ways of replacing missing teeth, but the most popular are dentures and implants. If you’ve started wondering about dentures and implants, you may have found that there are two types of dentures.

There are certain kinds of dentures for one group of people, and another kind of dentures recommended for others. Yet another group of people have implants recommended for them! You probably found in your research that if you are this age or have such and such dental condition you may want to look into this option or this option… it can be exhausting!

If you want to know about the benefits of dentures versus implants in plain English, this complimentary guide, Teeth Replacement Options: Dentures vs. Implants (PDF), is for you! This comparison chart maps the differences between partial dentures, full dentures, and implants, and explains:

  • The basics of what each option is
  • How it is installed and the comfort level
  • A comparison of how effective they are
  • A price comparison
  • When you might choose one option over another.

This short, five-minute read is a great introduction to deciding on what tooth replacement option is right for you. Download this chart today to begin learning about your tooth replacement options!