Full dentures, both upper and lower, replace missing teeth when all have been lost. They cover the jaw and utilizes suction to hold it in place. Implant dentistry has been of great help to dentures as implants can be placed to help anchor the dentures in place. This makes them more stable and comfortable.
Partial dentures are fabricated to replace missing teeth. They are removable. A Partial denture is utilized if a person has missing teeth in conjunction with several good teeth to attach the prosthesis to. The attachment can either be hooks or special lock and key attachments. We are well versed in fabricating partial dentures without the unsightly hooks making the partial highly cosmetic.