Partial dentures are removable dental appliances that replace one or multiple missing teeth in the upper or lower jaw. They are specially designed to fit around and blend in with the remaining natural teeth, filling the gaps left by the missing teeth.
Partial dentures offer several benefits:
Taking good care of partial dentures is essential to prolong their longevity.
Just like natural teeth, it’s important to brush them every day to remove food and plaque. And whenever the denture is not in use, soak it in water or a quality cleaning solution to keep it in its original shape.
Remember, do not use toothpaste since it can be too harsh and damage your dentures.
The two most common materials that partial dentures are made out of are acrylic and porcelain. Each type has its own pros and cons.
Getting used to eating with partial dentures can be a challenge. To ease the transition:
The metal clasps serve as hooks that anchor onto the remaining natural teeth to hold the denture in place. Metal clasps offer more stability and durability due to the added support from the metal clasps.
The Essix partial denture retainer is a great temporary solution during the healing period for recent extractions or the healing period after surgery or dental implants.
Flexible denture foundations are soft and transparent, allowing your natural gums to peek through. They are more comfortable and flexible because they are made from a high-tech thermoplastic material and do not require any clips or attachments to stay in place.
Nesbit is an ideal choice for those needing to replace just a single tooth. Since it fits on only one side of the mouth, the Nesbit flexible partial denture ensures a quick and easy adjustment period. Its design guarantees a comfortable fit, making the transition smooth and hassle-free.
Metal dentures offer the advantage of budget-friendly prices combined with long-lasting. appliances. These appliances not only offer durability but also provide you a more comfortable and lightweight experience.
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