The safety, health and well-being of our mutual patients has always been our top priority. Whether this is through the care we provide or the environment of our surgical facilities. Our internal policies and procedures have always exceeded federally mandated guidelines to protect our patients and staff. Our commitment to provide your patients the safest care throughout this evolving situation is not something we take lightly.
We always have and will continue to go above and beyond to ensure that we are exceeding the highest standard of care and customer service.
Here are a few extra precautions that we are taking, but not limited to:
• Monitoring guidance from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the World Health Organization.
• Following the news related to local conditions on an hourly basis.
• Increasing the frequency of our sanitation practices inside and outside our surgical facilities.
• Wiping down our waiting rooms, chairs, counters and door handles hourly.
• Providing additional hand sanitizer to patients.
• Allowing our patients to wait in their cars or outside our office and notifying them when we are ready for their appointment.
We are also asking our patients a few questions to help mitigate any potential exposures. These questions are:
• If you are a patient who has traveled outside the US within the last month
• Had contact with someone who traveled outside the US and was/is now sick
• Had contact with someone who was diagnosed with the novel coronavirus or the flu
• Are you experiencing any of the following symptoms: Temperature, Active Cough or Trouble Breathing
If you answer yes, our doctor will be informed and will take appropriate action to protect patients and staff.
The Doctors and Staff at SVII
The holiday is a terrific time to commemorate family members and friendships, in addition to a time for consuming great deals of tasty foods. However if you wear dentures, you may currently be stressed over just how you'll deal throughout the next few months. Without steady, strong teeth, it can be hard to feel confident talking and laughing or uneasy to consume in front of others. Currently is the best time to update your dentures with dental implants!
What Are Implant Supported Dentures?
Implant supported dentures incorporate tried and true dentures with irreversible dental implants to offer a fixed and steady option. Unlike standard detachable dentures, this alternative depends on 2 or more dental implants as opposed to your gum tissues to remain safe. Especially for a lower denture, the added stability from dental implants can make it easier to bite and eat foods.
The Way Implant Supported Dentures Work
Your existing dentures rest over your gums and count on all-natural suction or pastes and adhesives to continue to be in position. This typically creates painful sores as your dentures slip and relocate. Over time, as your jaw shrinks, your dentures won't fit any longer and will need relining or replacement. Implant supported dentures, alternatively, use 2 or even more dental implants for assistance. These implants are surgically inserted into your jawbone and will certainly provide all-natural excitement similar to tooth roots.
Your denture will snap onto these dental implants, where they'll likewise receive the support and stability needed to operate more like natural teeth. Secured and solid, implant supported dentures enable you to consume a bigger selection of foods easily, and you'll no longer require to worry if your dentures will fall out when you the very least expect! Implant supported dentures provide the self-confidence increase you need to enjoy a delighted and fulfilled holiday season with friends and family.
Benefits of Implant Supported Dentures
Schedule Your Consultation
You don’t need to live in discomfort or embarrassment this holiday season! Schedule your consultation with our dentists, Dr. Steven Saunders, Dr. Victor Saunders, Dr. Jeff Dickson, and Dr. Bryan Saunders, in our office in Harrisonburg, VA and learn how implant supported dentures can boost your comfort and confidence.
Monday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Friday: 8:00am - 12:00pm
*Closed 1pm to 2pm for Lunch