The proficient staff at River City Dental Laboratories fabricate superior removable restorations by employing cutting-edge digital dentistry technology. Additionally, we offer the most recent developments in removable restorations, including VisiClear™ and DuraFlex™.

VisiClear™ Partial
Translucent Esthetics

Thin Material
Lifelike Esthetics

Cast Partial
Prevents Shifting
Easily Adjusted

Full Denture
Translucent Esthetics

Custom-Made Partial Dentures: Regaining Confidence and a Complete Smile

Missing teeth can significantly impact your appearance, speech, and ability to chew comfortably. Fortunately, modern dental advancements offer innovative solutions like custom-made partial dentures to restore your oral health and confidence. We are a small quality-oriented service Dental laboratory established in Wisconsin in 1997 all appliances are fabricated in the USA. We provide service throughout the United States.

Custom-Made Partial Dentures
What Are Partial Dentures?

What Are Partial Dentures?

Partial dentures are removable dental appliances that replace one or more missing teeth. Unlike full dentures, which replace all teeth in an arch, partials are designed to fit snugly among your remaining natural teeth.  Partial dentures consist of two main components:

Replacement teeth: These artificial teeth are crafted from durable materials to resemble natural teeth in appearance and function.

Gum-colored base: A plastic base, typically colored to resemble gum tissue, supports the replacement teeth and clasps that hold the partial denture in place.

Benefits of Custom-Made Partial Dentures

Custom-made partial dentures offer numerous advantages over traditional dentures or generic one-size-fits-all options. Here are some of the key benefits:

Enhanced Fit and Comfort: Custom partial dentures are designed specifically for your mouth, ensuring a precise fit and superior comfort compared to generic dentures. This reduces the risk of slipping, irritation, and discomfort often experienced with conventional dentures.

Improved Speech: Missing teeth can impact your speech clarity. Custom partials restore proper oral anatomy, enabling you to speak clearly and confidently.

Restored Chewing Ability: Partials allow you to chew food effectively, promoting better digestion and overall nutritional health.

Natural Appearance: Modern materials and techniques allow for the creation of natural-looking replacement teeth that seamlessly blend with your surrounding teeth. This significantly enhances the aesthetics of your smile.

Preserved Facial Structure: Missing teeth can lead to sagging facial muscles and a sunken appearance. Partial dentures help maintain a natural facial profile and youthful look.

Boosted Confidence: A complete and healthy smile plays a significant role in self-confidence. Custom partial dentures can significantly boost your confidence by restoring the beauty and functionality of your smile.

Benefits of Custom-Made Partial Dentures
Types of Custom-Made Partial Dentures

Types of Custom-Made Partial Dentures

There are two main types of custom-made partial dentures, each with its advantages:

Cast-metal partial dentures: These dentures are known for their durability and strength. They are made with a metal framework that supports the replacement teeth and clasps. Cast-metal partials are a good choice for replacing multiple teeth or for situations requiring extra strength.

Flexible partial dentures: These dentures are made from a thin, flexible nylon material that is comfortable to wear and virtually invisible. Flexible partials are ideal for replacing one or a few teeth, particularly in areas with minimal clasping requirements.

Choosing the Right Material for Your Custom Partial Dentures

The choice of material for your custom partial dentures will depend on several factors, including:

The number of teeth being replaced.

The location of the missing teeth.

Your jawbone health and strength.

Your preference for aesthetics, flexibility, and durability.

Discussing these factors with your dentist will help you determine the most suitable material for your specific needs.

Choosing the Right Material for Your Custom Partial Dentures
The Custom Partial Denture Treatment Process

The Custom Partial Denture Treatment Process

The custom partial denture treatment process typically involves several steps:

Initial Consultation: During your initial consultation, your dentist will conduct a thorough examination of your mouth to assess your dental health and determine if partial dentures are the right solution for you. X-rays will be taken to evaluate your jawbone health and the position of your remaining teeth.

Taking Impressions: Once treatment is planned, impressions will be made of your upper and lower teeth. These impressions are used to create a precise model of your mouth, which will serve as the blueprint for crafting your custom partial dentures.

Bite Registration: Your dentist will also take a bite registration to determine how your upper and lower teeth come together when you bite. This information is crucial for ensuring the proper fit and function of your partial dentures.

Custom Fabrication: The impressions and bite registration are sent to a dental lab, where a skilled technician will custom-craft your partial dentures based on the dentist’s specifications.

Denture Fitting and Adjustments: Once your custom partial dentures are ready, your dentist will carefully place them in your mouth to ensure a proper fit and comfortable feel. Any necessary adjustments will be made at this time to achieve optimal comfort and function.

Follow-up Care: Regular dental checkups and proper denture care are essential for maintaining the longevity and functionality of your custom partial dentures. Your dentist will provide you with specific instructions on cleaning and caring for your dentures.