A partial denture is a removable denture that is designed to replace a few teeth. These denture services use the adjacent teeth to help support the partial denture. These can be made using a traditional metal clasp framework (as shown above right) or with hidden clasps (dual-path RPD/rotational path RPD or twin-flex clasps) or with gum-colored clasps (such as Valplast) or no clasps such as implant-supported partial dentures.
A complete denture is a removable appliance that is placed in the mouth. They are indicated for a person who has lost all their teeth. Dentures are made to resemble your natural teeth. They are custom-created to resemble teeth that are made to fit your mouth and your face. We can customize the denture services teeth to even improve the appearance of the person. Remember, complete dentures in San Antonio, TX are not a replacement for teeth. They are a solution for no teeth! Teeth are selected to match the size and shape of the denture wearer’s mouth and face. The color of the selected teeth depends on your preference. Some people prefer natural colors to match their most recent dentition or teeth, while others prefer a color that is a few shades brighter.
Contact Alamo Ranch Dental to learn more about our denture services in San Antonio, Texas. Call 210.538.2772 today to schedule an appointment with our dental team.