Flexible Partial Denture

Flexible Partial Denture

A flexible Partial Denture is a denture that is made up of softer, flexible thermostatic materials such as nylon which help to restore the appearance of real teeth. It can be removed at any time and may also be used for a short period before any dental implant surgery. 

Flexible Partial Denture is cosmetically pleasing as it resembles the natural teeth and improves the gumline by covering the misplaced gums as well. 

What is the cost of a Flexible Partial Denture in Pakistan?

Flexible Partial Denture cost ranges between 15,000 - 20,000 PKR. The price may vary from patient to patient including the total number of teeth being replaced, and the brand of denture being used.

What diagnosis leads to Flexible Partial Denture?

The major diagnosis that may lead to Flexible Partial Dentures include;

  • People who have lost their teeth due to any incident

  • Abused ridges

  • People who need a less invasive treatment than dental implants

  • Receding gums 

What is the procedure for Flexible Partial Denture?

The procedure for Flexible Partial Denture involves the following steps:

STEP 1: The dentist will make a model by taking an impression of your jaw or teeth.

STEP 2: The model will be applied several times to check the shape, size, and color before the finalization of the denture.

STEP 3: Once the denture is prepared, necessary adjustments can be made according to the patient. 

STEP 4: The dentist will provide some safety precautions to get rid of any potential risks. 

What are the risks and complications associated with Flexible Partial Dentures?

The reported risks and complications linked with Flexible Partial Dentures include;

  • The material used in Flexible Partial Denture may be prone to bacterial accumulation which can lead to gingivitis and gum disease. 

  • Sometimes it causes pain and instability. 

  • Trauma can occur to the teeth or gums due to the pressure of the denture. 

  • Chances of bone loss at the site of teeth missing.

  • Chances of an ill-fitting flexible partial denture may arise. 

What to expect after Flexible Partial Denture?

The patients can expect the following after Flexible Partial Denture such as;

  • In the initial stages of an adjustment period, the patient may experience soreness and mild discomfort.

  • You need to maintain oral hygiene as the bacteria can be accumulated due to nylon. 

  • Poor oral hygiene may result in the irritation and redness of the gums. 

  • After eating, try to rinse your Flexible Partial Denture with running water to remove all debris so that there is less chance of discomfort.

In case of any problem after Flexible Partial Denture, you should consult your dentist immediately. 

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