Implant Smile Gallery – All treatment performed by Dr. John Carpenter

Implant Crowns

This case shows the advantages of Implant Crowns vs. a long span fixed bridge. Individual Implant Crowns have a much greater long-term survival rate.

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Fixed Bridge on Implants and Elimination of Removable Denture

 

Bar Overdenture (maxilla)

4 Implants have been placed and a bar constructed. This is a common procedure performed in our office. The denture has an open palatal design and allows for greater stability and chewing.

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Implant Crowns

This patient was able to have Implant Crowns to replace her missing teeth. A removable partial denture was avoided.

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Implant Retained Lower Denture

Patient presented 5 years ago with a loose lower denture. Two implants were placed and attached to the denture.
“I don’t get sores any more and they stay in place.”

B.B.

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Improving a Partial Denture

With just 2 teeth remaining, this would have been a very difficult partial to wear. By adding 2 implants on the opposite side and ball attachments, stability and comfort improve.

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Mini-Implants

Mini-implants can be used as a more affordable technique to secure a denture. The implants and attachments are
placed the same day.

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