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John Pietruszka DDS | Locator Attachments / Overdentures in Staten Island


John F. Pietruszka DDS

Family & Cosmetic Dentistry

Implant Prosthetics

1870 Richmond Road

Staten Island, NY 10306

Phone (718) 987-2303  Fax (718) 987-2533

Email: [email protected]

Locator Attachments / Overdentures


John Pietruszka DDS in Staten Island NY

Locator attachments are self-aligning resilient overdenture attachments.  This system is designed to provide a “snap” connection between the patient’s implants and the overdenture.

Often patients who have lost all the lower teeth have difficulty wearing a full lower denture. Lower dentures are usually a horseshoe shaped prosthetic device that allows for movement of the tongue and musculature.  Poor, worn-down ridges in the lower jaw usually do not provide adequate retention, sometimes not even a definite fit, for the lower denture.

Staten Island Dentist | Locator Attachments / Overdentures. John Pietruszka is a Staten Island Dentist.