A partial denture is a removable dental appliance that replaces multiple missing teeth.
There are three basic types of partial dentures:
A complete denture is a removable dental appliance that replaces all of your teeth and adjacent tissues. Traditionally, dentures are held in place by the roof of your mouth and strong cheek and mouth muscles. However, dentures can now be held in place with dental implants. With an implant supported denture, there is a major improvement in fit and function.