Types of Dental Partial
Fixed dental partial – This type of dental partial attaches artificial teeth to the jaw with dental crown. It can also be attached under the gum tissue with dental implants.
Removable dental partial – This fills the space between two natural teeth and has a replacement teeth attached to a gum-colored plastic base. It is also called removable dental bridge and it’s connected by a metal framework which helps the denture stay in place.
Advantages of Dental Partial
We can’t deny the mere fact that missing teeth have a huge effect on the entire function of our mouth. Having dental partials when few teeth are lost is a great relief not just because it restores your nice smile but it also helps in chewing. They are also a great help for keeping the normal facial structure for it prevents the remaining teeth from moving.