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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Ask ur dentist...: Fees vary so much from office to office... any answer given to you over the internet is meaningless. You might need more treatment than just the parti ... Read More
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
$600 - $2,000: The cost of a partial denture can vary depending on the materials used, geographic area and the expertise of the dentist and insurance coverage. The a ... Read More

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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Vague: The question was pretty vague, not clearly stated, and in my opinion, didn't show enough information. Could you please paraphrase or interpret that se ... Read More
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Denture bearing: A dental prosthetic (tooth replacement device) can gain support either from teeth or edentulous areas (no teeth present). If it used teeth to hole it ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bernard Fialkoff
40 years experience Dentistry
No back teeth: Means you have a denture with no back teeth to hold it in place.
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Dr. Kevin Hanley
42 years experience Orthodontics
Missing back teeth: A distal extension partial denture is a partial denture which replaces the missing back teeth on either one or both sides of a dental arch. There are ... Read More
Dr. John Thaler
40 years experience Prosthodontics
Specific kind: It means that there are no teeth in back to attach the denture to, like in the front. So, there is no back tooth support, just gum tissue over bone, a ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Lockhart
8 years experience Dentistry
School: There are several laboratory technology schools for this training.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Slootsky
Specializes in Dentistry
Once a day..at least: If you get food under it after eating, then more than once/day. Each time you should at least rinse after eating. Food can cause the good teeth to ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Enriquez
32 years experience Addiction Medicine
A learning experienc: Wearing a remove able prosthesis is challenging. It is a learning experience. Speaking, eating, smiling and all normal functions take time. One has t ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Question?: I am not completely clear on what your question is. If you are experiencing some discomfort with a partial denture, see a dentist to determine the ca ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. John DeWolf
39 years experience Dentistry
Cost and longevity: A flipper is a relatively inexpensive acrylic partial denture with wrought wire clasps that is intended to be used for a limited amt. Of time. A flexi ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Valplast partials: In my opinion, valplast partial can serve as temporary replacement for missing teeth. The good: no metal clasps; relatively inexpensive. The bad: can' ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Debra Rosenblatt
37 years experience Dentistry
See dentist first: Have the dentist check out the area. It may be a callused area from an ill fitting partial denture or something else. Have the dentist examine the are ... Read More
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