A denture is a removable piece that is created to replace missing teeth. A removable is a piece that can be removed and replaced by the patient at any time. There are a variety of different types of dentures that can be created:
A removable complete partial is created to replace all of the teeth for either the top quadrants of the month, the bottom quadrants of the mouth, or both the top and bottom of the mouth. A complete removable denture replaces all of the teeth of the bottom or top of the mouth.
A removable bilateral partial is a piece that is created when there are two or more missing teeth either on the top or bottom of the mouth, however not all teeth are missing.
A removable unilateral partial is a piece that is created to replace only one missing tooth that may be located either in the top or the bottom of the mouth.