Ask Dr. Christensen: Are complete dentures without implants still state-of-the-art?
Dr. Gordon Christensen addresses your concerns.
Dr. Gordon Christensen answers questions from readers and offers his answers based on research, dentists' opinions worldwide, and personal observation.
Are dentures without implants still state-of-the-art? Dr. Christensen surprises with the answer ... No. What would update them? Implants, which change a denture from a pitiful, pathetic piece of plastic that flips out every time they eat, to something that is very adequate. It stays in. It's stable, and it's supported.
Previously Dr. Christensen answered the question, When are custom trays better than stock trays? Watch this video for the answer.