Sunshine Dental Dentures

Sunshine Dental | Dentures


At Sunshine Dental, through years of experience, we know the impact that tooth loss has on a patient. Whether from the result of an accident, illness or gum disease, you may have lost one tooth, multiple teeth or all of your teeth. We recognise the effects this can have in your confidence and your ability to eat. With dentures provided by Sunshine Dental, you will find you are able to eat food in the same way as when you had your natural teeth. We can increase your comfort through improved stability enabling you to, eat, smile and talk with confidence..

Do I Need New Dentures?

If you are considering new dentures, you may want to ask yourself a few questions:

  • Do I need to use a denture adhesive?
  • Are my dentures loose?
  • I feel like I have lost my facial support
  • My dentures are stained and worn
  • My dentures keep breaking

If the answer is YES to any of these questions then call us 0115 9733591 and organise your FREE consultation to find out which dentures are best for you.

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What Dentures Do I Need?

Roddy Patterson has over 40 years’ experience in dentistry and is an expert in creating comfortable natural-looking dentures. Roddy understands what you are experiencing and he will give you that unique care and attention along with his team to deliver that personal touch and communication needed to enable you to eat, smile and talk with confidence.

Types of Dentures

All the dentures are made on-site by Roddy and they fall into 3 categories:

Full Dentures

These are for patients that have lost all of their teeth and rely on the dentures to fit through suction and muscle control, during your FREE consultation you will be assessed to see which dentures are best for you.

Partial Dentures

These dentures are for people who have lost one to several teeth but can still use their remaining natural teeth too enable the denture to fit around them. A thorough examination is undertaken by our dentist Vishal Rana to ensure your mouth is healthy and strong enough to tolerate this type of denture.

Implant Retained Dentures

Implant retained dentures are becoming the choice of patients to support full dentures (link to Implant Page) They are popular because they allow the patient to throw away the denture fixative whilst giving your dentures stability.

Types of Partial Dentures

Valplast flexible denture

Flexible dentures are an ideal replacement of one or two teeth. They blend in well with the natural appearance of your gums, making them virtually invisible. The plastic has a chameleon effect and it is very strong meaning it can be made very thin picking up the characteristics of the natural tissue.It is a good alternative to invasive treatment such as a bridge and is excellent as a temporary denture after implants have been placed.

Partial Acrylic Denture

This type of denture replaces one or a few teeth to give it a natural appearance, it fits around the natural teeth, as it is made of plastic it has more coverage so can be more bulky. The advantages are that teeth can be added easily at a later date, Our CDT Roddy will discuss the best options available to you.

Chrome Dentures

Chrome dentures have a metal base plate or framework that sits on or around the natural teeth on which denture teeth are attached by acrylic. It gives better stability and retention from the framework gripping around the natural teeth to give you improved chewing forces. The advantages are that they are comfortable to wear, smaller and thinner, a better chewing experience and very strong, It is an excellent choice for a patient with a strong gag reflex.

Types of Full and Implant Retained Dentures


Implant retained dentures prevent further bone loss as is the case with traditional dentures. They remove the need to have the roof of your mouth covered, enabling you to improve your taste and improve your chewing.You will find you are able to eat food in the same way as when you had your natural teeth, therefore, Improving your comfort through improved stability enabling you to, eat, smile and talk with confidence.They will look so natural no one will know!

Swiss Dentures

With Swiss dentures, as the theme suggests, the materials are manufactured in Switzerland and designed in Long Eaton. They are based on the Philosophy of the late Professor Albert Gerber at the University of Zurich of which Roddy was trained in this highly skilful procedure. Swiss dentures have been developed to provide maximum comfort and functionality. They offer successful removable prosthetics based on impeccable working steps from the clinic to the laboratory, they are designed and manufactured according to a unique pestle and mortar design, which helps to improve the fit, comfort and function, combine this with improved eating ability.

Bio Prosthetic Dentures

BPS – The Bio Prosthetic System – has been developed for people who want to look attractive as they get older, combined with excellent fit and function and natural tooth shape specific to your gender and personality. The denture base is highly compatible with your sensitive oral tissue, combined with the latest clinical and laboratory techniques allows us to achieve optimal results that are natural, functional and in the best interest of our patients

Superior Dentures

These robust dentures are made with strong natural teeth and the denture base is a high impact material which gives a great result.

Standard Dentures

Made from good quality teeth and a standard acrylic to give a natural appearance (not available as an implant retained denture).

We ensure all our patients have all of the information they need to make an informed choice about treatments and we will talk through all of your options during an in-depth consultation.

What Our Patients Say About Us

Piotr Leszkiewicz
Piotr Leszkiewicz
Thank you very much for inviting us to your practice. The warmth and hospitality of the team were truly remarkable. Not only were they incredibly welcoming, but they also offered a delightful cup of coffee, leading to an engaging chat. Heartfelt thanks to the staff for their friendliness and cooperation. Their professionalism and hospitable environment are highly appreciated and recommended.
roy padgett
roy padgett
Today I had my 2nd visit to Sunshine, what a team, to say I hate dentists is an understatement. They really do put you at ease, no rush take as much time as u need. Another appoinment made for later in December. I cannot recommend this practice high enough. Thank you
Carmen Elena
Carmen Elena
Today I had the best visit at the dentist, Mr. Ash was my dentist today, he took care of me and explained me very well my problems, I recommend him with all my heart. And the Sunshine Dental Team is just lovely, Vicky was a very nice lady as well. Will definitely recommend to all my friends and family.
andy knox
andy knox
Just felt they were trying to rip me off with costs and paid £100 for the pleasure, No written breakdown, just a verbal quote
Hazel Lawrence
Hazel Lawrence
My experience with Sunshine Dental has been wonderful. They’re always really cooperative, and are really patient with me. My dental hygiene has always been something I’ve struggled with, but I have never felt judged at all by any of the team as I have at other practices before. On top of having an ongoing dentist phobia (which has improved thanks to Sunshine), I’m also autistic and very sensitive to sound and light in particular. The team at Sunshine Dental have always been really patient with me when I’ve visited, letting me have breaks so I don’t get overstimulated. Last time I went, I was expecting to have a load of cavities (shockingly, I didn’t - guess I just have strong teeth and have been lucky) but Vishal was really caring and explained everything so that nothing was a surprise to me. Although I haven’t been for an appointment for a while due to being away at university, I’m always happy with the service when I do go. And although I still have a way to go with my phobia and anxiety, I’m definitely a lot better considering it took a while to even get me through the door when I first came! These days I find that it’s a lot less scary than I think, and my dental hygiene is slowly improving.
shirley cockbill
shirley cockbill
Highly recommend Sunshine to anyone. They are absolutely brilliant and put you at ease as soon as you walk through the door. Everyone is so friendly. If you are nervous going to the dentist, go to Sunshine, you won't be disappointed.
Leon White
Leon White
The entire team here are great. Friendly, helpful, approachable and caring! 100% recommend!
Candy Leung
Candy Leung
Could you please tell me is NHS dental care for children free there ?
Ruth Gregory
Ruth Gregory
I would highly recommend Sunshine dental. The staff are super friendly and extremely helpful and kind. I am a very nervous patient and am put at ease as soon as I walk through the door. Vish the dentist is very patient and doesn't rush and puts you at ease..All my family now go here as they're a great dentist.Thank you.
John Simpson
John Simpson
Really helpful staff who go out of their way to accommodate your needs. I'm impressed with the skill and knowledge of the team. My thanks to Rebecca the Hygienist who did an excellent job doing a deep clean.
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