Are you thinking about getting dentures? The first question that probably comes to mind is how much do dentures cost. As a quick guide on denture cost in Ontario, you will find prices can vary depending on what’s required. For example, there are removable partial dentures, complete dentures, Implant dentures that can be removable or permanent. Depending on where and how many teeth have been lost, any of these dentures or dental implants may be recommended to improve confidence, help with appearance, chewing function and more.

Why you don’t necessarily want to pay less

You will be employing your dentures regularly, this isn’t the sort of thing you want to cheap out on. That said, there are a number of affordable dentures out there, with complete dentures, partial dentures, and implant supported dentures on the list. At the end of the day, you’re searching for more on quality than cost considerations. This is a replacement part of your body that will be in your mouth permanently so picking inferior quality of the dental appliance is like ordering NON-original parts for your vehicle. Here’s a little more information on how the cost breaks down.

Full dentures cost

Full dentures are a complete set, usually worn in either the upper or lower sections, or both. Dentures like these can be standard (basic type), precision (improved fit and performance) , immediate, or Implant dentures – a choice which can affect cost in a big way.

  • Conventional full dentures in Toronto cost between $1,275 and $2,950. These dentures that provide facial structure and replace missing teeth after a natural set of teeth have been removed. They can be temporary dentures during the healing process after extractions of the teeth or final denture, once gum and bone healing has been completed.
  • Immediate dentures, in their complete form, cost between $1,495 and $3,270. They are used when we need to replace your natural teeth with the denture at the day of the extractions. This eliminates the time being without teeth. This type of denture is usually transitional or temporary in design, usually replaced within 6 months to a year.
  • Replacement dentures are any type of new prosthetic that replaces an existing denture appliance. You may choose to replace old dentures for a variety of reasons, including damage, improper fit, stains, the loss of more teeth or simply wearing them out. Replacement dentures can vary in design which is why their cost has wide variance, falling under the same category as other types on this list.

How much do partial dentures cost?

The cost for partial implants in Toronto is between $300 and $2500 for a denture per arch, or $600 and $5000 for a full set. When there are still natural teeth remaining, partial dentures are typically recommended as an option. The exact cost of partial dentures will be affected by situational factors, quality of the denture itself, and other variables.

How much do Implant dentures cost?

Implant dentures utilize an advanced technique to design and fit them, requiring an increased cost. First, implants are embedded into the jawbone. Second, the overdenture is fabricated. Lastly, the denture is fixed on the implant. Though simple enough to say, it takes 4-6 months to complete this process which usually includes 1-2 surgeries. Why patients do it is because the finished product gives them a more natural-looking smile with all the comfort a denture’s ever going to give. In Toronto and Port Hope, Ontario, the cost of Implant dentures can be between $3,500 and $30,000 for top or bottom, or between $7,000 and $90,000 for a full set.

What else can factor into the cost of dentures?

There are many things that contribute to the cost of dentures including the quality of the materials and various procedures. There’s a cost that comes with any tooth extractions that have to be done.

Do you have insurance? Some insurance plans cover major dental services with benefits. Verify beforehand with your insurance company what they cover and how much. Oftentimes, benefits listed only mean they will cover half the cost of the final denture and may not cover other parts of the procedure. There’s also the matter of if your plan has maximum benefits allowed for a given year which could again affect how much is covered.

Can you afford dentures in Toronto, Ontario?

There’s a price range on dentures, to accommodate the many variables on cost denturists encounter when creating dentures for their patients. The best thing to do is to schedule a free consultation with a denturist at Apple Denture & Implant Solutions to get a full view on what sort of dentures may be appropriate for you, and to get some definitive information on treatment cost and payment schedule. The material quality, tooth extractions, relining, laboratory costs, and other factors affect denture cost.

At Apple Denture & Implant Solutions, we invite you to come in for a conversation. We’ve helped many patients find the right dentures for them. If you have questions on type of dentures or estimated costs, we’d be happy to answer them. Build your smile back up with confidence!