Dental Implants Questions

How Long After Socket Grafting (Answered)

How long after socket grafting can you still get implants? When does the socket graft begin to fall out? I went from top x-ray to bottom in about 3 years. Was just wondering if I had done the grafting would it be this bad?

Safety of immediate implants vs delaying 4-6 months after extraction

I am a 67-year old male, with Type 1 Diabetes, which moderately controlled HA1C about 8. I have seen two dentists for treatment plans for tooth extraction and implants and they both agree that I need major work because of many teeth that cannot be...

Abutment came off! (Answered)

Hello there! My father just got a dental implant two days ago. Today, he felt his abutment getting loose while he was eating. After a bit, the abutment came off. What do we do now? Thanks in advance!

Adhesive For My Gem (Answered)

What kind of adhesive do I need to get to put the gem back into my tooth? I feel like this dentist is just taking my money. I know a few people who had for more than 9 years and mine only last 6-12 months 😩. I need it to stay put! Please help...

Question about cantalever bridge on implant

Hello, I fractured my #13 tooth and had it extracted and placed an implant there. Now, less than two months later, I fractured my #14 tooth and now I need to have it extracted. Instead of getting an implant at #14, can I get a cantalever bridge...

Why new front tooth implant aching?

I fell breaking both front teeth. After both front teeth were bonded by an emergency dentist, the left front ached and was sore to bite with. Days later, the emergency dentist said the left front tooth needed a root canal. After the root canal,...

Filling paim (Answered)

I got a filling on a specific tooth and the cavity was quite large and deep it been quite a while now and if I apply pressure to the filling my tooth get bad pain and again it's been quite a while since the fillings is it normal considering the...

Can this tooth be saved? (Answered)

I noticed my front tooth eroding slowly but in the last while it has got a lot worse. So now i am wondering if this tooth can be saved. Is it too close to the gum line? Will i ultimately need a dental implant? I have an appointment with a dentist...

Implant/bone graft or root canal pain? (Answered)

Is a root canal or a bone graft for a implant more painful? Also, can I get funny gas for a bone graft?! I used to have a root canal until it decayed and broke off dentist extracted what was left of the tooth. I’m scheduled for a bone graft, I’m...

Need Quote Cost of Implants/My Long Term Dental Hygiene Problem (Answered)

How much in your estimate would a full surgery of taking teeth out and replacing with new? What payment options are available? Is it a pay in full right away, or is their a monthly payment option until paid in full? So right now my problem is this....

The implant crown keeps rubbing against my upper inner lip (Answered)

I'm in the process of getting dental implants for my 2 upper front teeth. I just had my first implant crown placed in. So now I have one tooth and one missing tooth next to it. The implant crown keeps rubbing against my upper inner lip. Went back to...

Bonegraft Question (Answered)

Hi, my doctor did a bonegraft on me during surgery and he used a mixture of my own bone, with freeze-dried demineralized bone (from a bone bank) and Hydroxylapatite (a man made calcified product to stimulate bone growth)… Will my body absorb the...

implant specialist for low sinuses (Answered)

My dentist says I need a specialist for an implant because my sinus is too close to the gum line for him to do it. Where in the US is the cheapest place to get a special implant? It is a molar on my right side that has been missing for awhile.

Dental Implants Question (Answered)

I am going to have 2 lower molar extractions done and implants put in there place on the same day. Is this procedure a good way for implants to be successful? I was told that part of the procedure entails bone grafting... I am concerned because a...

Flipper Vs. Implants (Answered)

I am missing three teeth due to an accident. If I chose to keep my flipper and not get implants will it cause long term issues? I want to make sure my jaw bone will not deteriorate faster or cause me oral risk.