Partial Dentures

Get all the essential information about partial dentures, from types and benefits to maintenance and costs. Educate yourself to ensure you're making the best decisions for your dental health.
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What are partial dentures?

Partial dentures are removable dental appliances designed to replace one or more missing teeth. They help restore functionality and aesthetics to your smile.

How much do partial dentures cost?

The cost of partial dentures can vary widely based on the materials used, the complexity of the design, and your geographical location. It's best to consult with your dentist for a specific estimate.

What are the different types of partial dentures?

Common types of partial dentures include cast metal partial dentures, acrylic partial dentures, and flexible partial dentures. Each type has its own set of advantages and considerations.

How do I care for my partial dentures?

Proper care for partial dentures involves daily cleaning with a denture cleanser, avoiding hot water to prevent warping, and storing them in a safe, moist place when not in use.

Can I sleep with my partial dentures in?

While it’s generally recommended to remove partial dentures at night to allow your gums to rest, your dentist may have specific advice based on your individual needs.