If a patient does not want to consider having many implants to replace a set of missing teeth, then often two implants can be placed to provide a stable base to which a denture can be secured.
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A variety of attachments can be used, to fix the denture to the implants. Although the patient will still be wearing a removable denture, the comfort and mechanical use of the denture for chewing is much improved.
This type of treatment is often used if a patient has previously worn a denture and is happy with it but wishes to improve the stability and chewing of their denture.