Dr. Bennett A. Thomas, DDS and Associates
A Great Dentist

How can I replace teeth if I don’t want dentures?

We offer several options for tooth replacement. Dental implants or bridges are appropriate if you’re missing just a few teeth. However, dentures are often the best choice if several or all teeth in an arch are missing.

You may have a negative reaction to the idea of dentures, which is understandable. After all, dentures in the past were pretty much one-size-fits-all, which didn’t provide a lot of room for customizing their look, fit, and feel. But we’ve seen some amazing advances in the way dentures are created that allow us to make your dentures unique to you.

With implant-supported dentures at our Chesapeake, VA dental office, your worries about slipping and discomfort are a thing of the past! The secret to keeping dentures stable is dental implants. By working with our team of surgeons and lab technicians we can design a secure, comfortable, and aesthetic prosthesis.

Implant-supported dentures also referred to as overdentures, are connected to dental implants placed at different locations in your jaw. Your dentures are customized just for you and made to attach securely to the dental implants. No more worries about slipping and moving – your new dentures will stay put when attached to dental implants. 

Would you like to learn more about implant-supported dentures and if they're a good choice for you? Please call us, and we’ll be happy to arrange an appointment with one of our dentists to discuss your needs.

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We want our patients to be aware that their safety is our primary concern. Our office has placed additional precautions to protect our patients and staff during this unprecedented time. In addition to the recommendations by the ADA (American Dental Association) and CDC (Center for Disease Control), we have implemented the following in our office:
1. The office was recently equipped with a UV air filtration disinfectant system, located in each operatory. 
2. Prior to entering the office, all staff members and patients will complete a COVID-19 screening questionnaire and have their temperature taken and recorded. 
3. Strict rules of social distancing will be followed. Patients will stay in their cars until notified to enter the building. Only patients will be allowed in the operatory rooms. Please call ahead if any special accommodations are needed. 
We are here to help and look forward to seeing your smiling faces!