Implant-Supported Overdentures in St. John’s, NL

At EPIC Dental Specialist, we offer different tooth replacement solutions to revive your smile and oral health. If you are looking for a more long-lasting option than conventional dentures, you may consider our implant-supported overdentures in St. John’s, NL. With this snap-on dentures, Dr. Chedella can replace your missing teeth and enhance the overall functioning of your oral cavity.

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    Implant Supported Overdentures

    How Do Implant-Supported Overdentures Work

    Implant-supported overdentures are an advanced form of conventional removable dentures. In this innovative procedure, we place 2 to 4 dental implants in the jawbone that act as supporting pillars for the denture, offering it long-term retention and stability.

    Unlike traditional dentures, the acrylic base of an implant dentures covers a lesser area of the gums, providing more ease and comfort.

    The treatment procedure is much less invasive than replacement with full-arch dental implants. It is an ideal solution for those who have lost most or all of their teeth and require a permanent replacement.

    Our custom-designed implant-supported overdentures in St. John’s, NL, can also benefit those who have suffered minor bone loss.

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    Benefits of Implant-Supported Overdentures

    At our St. John’s, NL, facility, we offer snap-in dentures as a reliable tooth replacement solution. They offer many benefits, which include:

    • Minimally invasive: The treatment process is less invasive as it involves the placement of only 2 to 4 implants in the jawbone.
    • Long-term replacement: Implants offer greater stability to the denture, making it last longer than conventional dentures.
    • Cost-effective: Compared to other implant replacements, this treatment is more budget-friendly as it requires fewer implants.
    • Improved oral functions: Due to their firm stability, these dentures allow you to speak, smile, and eat your favorite foods more comfortably.
    • Reduced need for bone grafting: It is even beneficial for those with minimal bone loss, as the angled placement of implants offers stable anchorage.
    • Faster results: We can immediately place the full-arch denture after implant insertion to restore your natural bite.

    Real People, Real Reviews!


    Based on Google Reviews

    I can't say enough great things about Dr. Chedella and his staff. You are certainly made to feel welcome and at ease from the moment you walk through the door. Dr. Chedella is incredibly thorough, knowledgeable, and most of all kind. I would 100 percent recommend!!!

    ~ Jennifer Murrin

    The team at EPIC Dental did a great job on my 4 crowns and 1 implant. They were always pleasant, helpful, and professional. Dr. Chidella has a great personality and great skill in making your new teeth fit like a glove. You can't go wrong by going to EPIC Dental for your prosthodontic needs.

    ~ Don Deibel

    From the moment that I first met Dr. Chedella at his dentist chair, I knew I was in good hands. I had implants started in another country but not finished due to the pandemic. Dr. Chedella did a perfect job in completing the procedure. After waiting 20 months in limbo, I can't thank you enough Dr. Chedella.

    ~ Ken Wong

    Nice friendly staff. The doctor gave practical, easy advice on every day changes I could make to help my TMJ problem - and it worked! One of the few specialists I’ve seen in years who I didn’t feel was trying to push an expensive device or unnecessary procedure on me - it was refreshing.

    ~ C Payne

    Dr.Chedella and staff have been and continue to be the best of the best! It was a long Journey but Dr. Chedella is by my side through it all! I am so very pleased with the end result, the personal attention and attention to detail are top notch...

    ~ Sandra Brennan

    Treatment Process of Implant-Supported Overdentures at Our Clinic in St. John’s, NL

    The procedure of implant overdentures requires fewer appointments than other invasive treatments. During your initial consultation, our prosthodontist will evaluate the condition of your gums and jawbone. If a few teeth are remaining, we will need to extract them before considering full-arch replacement.

    The primary step of this treatment is implant surgery. In this procedure, we will surgically insert 2 to 4 titanium metal implants in your jawbone. The implants are placed at a certain angle for greater coverage and stability.

    We will place a implant dentures soon after the surgery. It will act as a temporary replacement until the implants fuse with the surrounding bone. Afterward, we will replace it with a customized permanent denture.

    Schedule An Appointment

    If you require a durable solution for full-arch replacement, visit our facility for implant-supported overdentures in St. John’s, NL. Call us at (709) 754-4895 to book an appointment.

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