For the most part, dentures are more affordable than implants, explains The New York Times. In 2010, full-mouth implants ranged from $20,000 to $45,000 on average, and full dentures averaged around $2,500. More » Health Dental

Someone may need dental implants to enhance their speech, appearance or eating abilities, according to WebMD. People usually have dental implants to replace missing teeth. More » Health Dental

As of 2015, a single tooth implant can cost between $1500 and $7500. The price varies depending on the type of implant, whether or not it requires bone grafting and how many teeth need to be replaced. More » Health Dental

The cost for full-mouth dental implants can range from $25,000 to $100,000 US dollars, depending on a variety of factors, explains My Dental Implants. Additional factors that influence price are: what part of the country... More » Health Dental

Some insurers pay a portion of the cost of dentures if they are medically necessary, but the amount is usually limited to about 15 to 50 percent of the total cost, according to CostHelper. Humana, for example, offers dis... More »

One primary difference between dental implants and dentures is that dental implants are surgically embedded into the jawbone and cannot be taken off by the wearer, whereas dentures are removable dental appliances. In ter... More » Health Dental

There are many benefits to dental implants, including low maintenance, according to Davis & Dingle Family Dentistry. Quality implants do not require replacement, while bridges need to be replaced every 10 to 15 years. Im... More » Health Dental