Partial Dentures

Partial Dentures Floresville, TXA removable partial denture is designed specifically to meet the needs of the patient and can replace one or more missing teeth. A natural appearance and speech clarity is restored along with the ability to eat more efficiently.

Partial Denture Types and Materials

Partial dentures are created out of a metal and acrylic composition or completely out of acrylic. A patient’s specific needs and anatomy dictate the design of the partial denture and every effort is made to construct a self-cleansing partial denture that preserves the remaining teeth and oral tissues.

Dr. Alexander Burger & Dr. Alix Gries, Dr. Burger received his Bachelor degree in Chemical Physics from Rice University in Houston. He then attended the University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston. During his time in dental school, Dr. Burger received recognitions for his two-year study on craniofacial bone disorders. He also completed over two months of externship at local hospitals and community health clinics. Dr. Gries received her Bachelor degree in Neurobiology from the University of Texas at Austin. She then also attended the University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston. She received honors for academics and oral pathology. She also completed several months of externships, focusing on pediatric care and oral infant health. Dr. Burger and Dr. Gries are committed to keeping up with the latest advances in modern dentistry. They both genuinely believe every patient should be treated like family. He and she are passionate about dentistry and love helping patients improve their smiles and quality of life. Dr. Burger and Dr. Gries are members of the San Antonio Dental Society, the Texas Dental Association, and the American Dental Association. Dr. Burger and Dr. Gries will be getting married in February 2018 in Austin. They live in San Antonio with their dog, Veggie Burger, and their cat, Chewie Burger will design your partial denture so that the chewing forces are evenly distributed over the entire surface are of the remaining teeth and soft tissues. Changes to your remaining teeth may be recommended to help equalize these forces.

Metal partials are generally preferred as they are structurally superior. They are thinner and more hygienic than an acrylic partial. Acrylic partials are typically used as a transitional or temporary partial. Dr. Alexander Burger & Dr. Alix Gries, Dr. Burger received his Bachelor degree in Chemical Physics from Rice University in Houston. He then attended the University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston. During his time in dental school, Dr. Burger received recognitions for his two-year study on craniofacial bone disorders. He also completed over two months of externship at local hospitals and community health clinics. Dr. Gries received her Bachelor degree in Neurobiology from the University of Texas at Austin. She then also attended the University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston. She received honors for academics and oral pathology. She also completed several months of externships, focusing on pediatric care and oral infant health. Dr. Burger and Dr. Gries are committed to keeping up with the latest advances in modern dentistry. They both genuinely believe every patient should be treated like family. He and she are passionate about dentistry and love helping patients improve their smiles and quality of life. Dr. Burger and Dr. Gries are members of the San Antonio Dental Society, the Texas Dental Association, and the American Dental Association. Dr. Burger and Dr. Gries will be getting married in February 2018 in Austin. They live in San Antonio with their dog, Veggie Burger, and their cat, Chewie Burger will consult with you to determine the appropriate partial for your situation.

Benefits of Partial Dentures

A removable partial denture may help limit movement of your existing natural teeth. They also allow you to better grind and chew food improving digestion.