Partial Dentures

Partial Dentures

Partial Dentures Chapel Hill NC

A removable partial denture can replace one or more lost teeth and is made especially to the patient’s needs. Along with the return of a natural appearance and vocal clarity, eating more effectively is also possible.

Partial Denture Types and Materials

Acrylic or a combination of metal and acrylic are used to make partial dentures. The partial denture’s design is determined by the individual patient’s demands and anatomy, and every effort is made to create a self-cleaning partial denture that protects the remaining teeth and oral tissues.

In order to adequately distribute the chewing pressures throughout the surface area of the remaining teeth and soft tissues, Dr. Lehmann will construct your partial denture. It might be advised to make adjustments to your remaining teeth to assist balance these forces.

Benefits of Partial Dentures

Your natural teeth may move less if you have a detachable partial denture. They also help you chew and grind food more effectively, which improves digestion.

Interested in Replacing Missing Teeth?

If you’re considering dentures, schedule an appointment with Dr. Lehmann!

Dental Anxiety and Phobia


Up to 75% of Americans have some level of dental phobia, and 20% choose not to get their teeth cleaned as a result. We want you to know that our top goal is making you feel safe and at ease while visiting our office. Dental phobias and anxieties can manifest in many different ways, and each person has different fears. Dental anxiety can range from minor to serious, and it frequently manifests as a generalized feeling of fear and dread when anticipating a forthcoming surgery.