When you are missing one or more teeth, your dentist may recommend a partial denture. Partial dentures are a dental appliance that provides natural-looking tooth replacement options while also helping to maintain the natural spacing and alignment of your natural teeth as well as your jawbone and facial muscles. Watch this video by Calgary dentist Dr. Arash Ravanbakhsh to learn more about the benefits of partial dentures and whether they may be right for you.
For some, the benefit of having a partial denture is, it creates a more aesthetic outcome. For some, it’s easier to chew. For others, it can help prevent teeth tilting. For some, eating becomes easier.
Every person is unique and you should talk to your dentist about if partial dentures are appropriate for you and what experience you can expect from them.