These removal restorations to replace several missing teeth. They are held in by attaching to remaining teeth
Acrylic Partial Dentures
Least expensive. These are made of acrylic with plastic teeth held in by wires bend around the remaining teeth (commonly known as flippers). These restorations are weak only meant for esthetics. They are not strong enough to eat with, so should be removed for eating.
Flexible Partial Dentures
Made of flexible plastic. These restorations are very durable, comfortable, esthetic, plus you can eat with them. They are a little more expensive than the acrylic partial dentures but well worth the extra money. Flexible plastics have revolutionized the partial denture market. Partial denture we normally recommend.