Dentures

What are Dentures?

A denture is an artificial set of removable teeth made from acrylic resin that replace missing teeth and adjacent tissues. Partial dentures can be attached to the natural teeth using clasps or attached using crowns with hidden clasps. Dentures are necessary to prevent the remaining teeth from shifting their position in the jaw, to keep facial muscles and lips from sagging, and to allow the patient to speak and eat normally.

There are three types of partial dentures;

Your dentist at Shire Doctors and Dentists will recommend a suitable option for you and inform you about the number of visits you must attend which will depend on the type of denture. We offer several solutions for replacement of your missing teeth at affordable prices in areas of the Sutherland Shire. Contact us at Shire Doctors and Dentists in Caringbah for more information or to book an appointment now on (02) 9063 86 50.