A partial denture is an affordable tooth replacing option that can be used to replace one or a few teeth. A much more affordable option than implants, a partial denture will help you bite and chew again.
Partial dentures consist of replacement teeth attached to pink gum-coloured bases. This teeth replacement option has come a long way in terms of how believable they are and your dentist will design the partial denture depending on the colour of your teeth and your particular needs. Different types of partial dentures are available in terms of material and hardware choices. Below I will discuss the two most popular (acrylic and metal) and outline their pros and cons. Continue reading “Getting a Basic Understanding of the Different Types of Partial Dentures”