Acrylic Partial Dentures
Acrylic Partial Dentures are the most common used material. Some of the advantages of this material it is the lowest cost, easy to repair, reline, further addition and new partial can be constructed in shorter time frame.
Some of the disadvantages of having an acrylic partial denture are this material can easily fracture and as a result needs to be thicker for extra strength. In most cases stainless steel claps are required to assist with retention of the acrylic partial. These clasps can be tooth colures (Ask Your Dental Prosthetsit for more information).