Removable partial dentures replace 1 or more missing teeth. Teeth are placed on a metal framework that is secured with clasps. At Stuart Denture Clinic, we offer 4 types of partial dentures to our Calgary patients.
A Few Reasons for Needing a Partial Denture
They prevent other teeth from drifting
They stabilize your upper denture
The Different Types of Partials
Transitional These types of dentures, often called flippers, are made of acrylic. These are used when someone needs a temporary replacement for teeth before getting a bridge or implants.
Metal This type of partial denture is fabricated from chrome-cobalt.
Titanium This type of partial denture is made from a thinner and lighter material that’s biocompatible.
White For this type of partial denture, frameworks can be made with a flexible tooth-shade material.
If you would like to learn more about how partial dentures can improve your smile and your oral health, don’t hesitate to give us a call today.