PARTIAL DENTURES
What is a partial denture?

When there are multiple missing teeth these dentures are used to fill in the gaps with replacement teeth.

They have a pick acrylic (gum part) base on top of which the replacement teeth are fixed; this is then assembled in a metal framework.

Advantages

Partial Dentures offer many benefits in patients with missing teeth.

  • Improve chewing efficacy
  • Prevent bone loss
  • Provides support to the surrounding facial structures, improving the facial appearance
    • Regular Dentures/Traditional Dentures (Regular dentures are slightly more bulky, rigid in nature and have metal clasps for support.)
    • Flexible Partial Dentures