Periodontal considerations for overdentures.

G. K. Johnson, J. E. Sivers

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Overdentures can offer an alternative to regular dentures with the correct factors. This paper discusses proper abutment selection and preparation coupled with appropriate periodontal maintenance and caries control to assure the success of overdentures.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)468-471
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of the American Dental Association (1939)
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 1987
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Dentistry


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