When some or all of a persons teeth are lost one of the ways to replace them is with dentures.  Dentures can be a beautiful way to improve your smile, and typically are the most cost effective way to replace missing teeth.

Partial Denture.  This is used when some of a persons teeth are missing.  The teeth are attached to a framework which is customized for you to give the denture strength and stability.

Full Denture.  This is used to replace all of a persons teeth.

There are advantages and disadvantages to any treatment.  Before making the big decision of how you will replace missing teeth, make sure your dentist has taken the adequate time to explain to you all your options so you can make an informed decision.