Dental Implants Questions

Can my 17 year old son be considered for a dental implant?

At an early age my son had a traumatic accident whiich caused his front four teeth to start to die and one of them to only come out partially. He wear a flipper. He is now 17 and his doctor only predicts that he will grow another inch or two at the...

What can happen if you get Novocaine in your eye?

I was in the office to get a dental implant yesterday and while I was sitting back in the chair getting numbed up, something splashed up onto my face. I really do not know what it was and my eyes were open. I am afraid that it was Novocaine. If it...

Implant Crown Metal Posts Below Gum Line

had 2 implants 6 weeks ago no problem waiting for crowns but now feel one of the metal posts is below the gum line can feel it with my tongue does this mean implant coming out or is this normal?

Implant abutment angle

Hi my name is mike,I had almost all posterior teeth top and bottom missing for a little while except for two on back maxillary region.i went to have implants put in for a two implant supported fixed bridge for all top and bottom posterior teeth. Now...

FAKE TOOTH

here i want my molar tooth extracted and i want to get the area replace with a fake tooth how much would it cost? i live in alaska, anchorage

Multiple Dental Insurance Plans?

Hello i have upper denture which i am comfortable with but i have 10 teeth on bottom all have had root canals done but over time they have broken or crowns have come off or were never completed I am wantin to get them removed all of them on the...

Pivot/root canal pain

Hi, I have a problem with one of my front teeth (central incisor). Two months ago I went to a dentist to change my old fillings thinking that they might fall. At the first visit, I had an x-ray and was told I have a root canal infection. I...

Why am I missing my lateral incisor? (Answered)

I found out I was missing my top lateral incisor when I was 11. (I'm 17 now) I asked my dentist "why don't I have a tooth there" and he said "it's genetic". My parents told me that no one in the family is born without a lateral incisor. So...

I am 19 and can I have an implant?

Hello, Basically, I have been in a lot of pain for 9 months now since an impacted injury to my 2 bottom teeth and 2 front teeth.. My right front tooth has been confirmed as cracked from the root by a endodontist.. However, I am still suffering...

Clenching teeth causing a problem?

I had an implant put in about 3 years ago. I am a non smoker but in the last 6-12 months, have developed a "clenching problem". I do wear a bite guard at night but prior to this issue, I probably only wore it about 70% of the time. In the last 7-10...

Too Many Teeth Pulled For Braces?

Is there any way. You can get your teeth straightened if you have several teeth pull and the the teeth on the front are loose is there any way you can get them straightened instead of having to have a implant s

I have very bad Periodontal disease (Answered)

I have Metlife insurace and Gateway Dental. I was told that the only way I can get Implants, if it is deemed a medically nessesity. I suffer from depression and Hydrocephalus, anxeity and ptsd. would i be a canadite for implants instead of dentures....

graft - bridge or implant

Tooth 30 - Have had bone degeneration for several years - have "tunnel" under tooth. Tooth also has root canal and crown. Now cavity at furcation. I'm age 71. Get perio maintenance cleaning every 4 months Many root canals, crowns and 3 bridges...

In pain, fed up with ugly smile, and trying to save in the long run

I am missing 6 teeth, have a canine tooth impacted sideways. About to loose 3 molars due to poorly done root canal, and fillings falling out. I also have an over bite and crooked teeth.. Would it be cheaper in the long run to have the impacted...

Herbst Appliance broken (Answered)

Hi, my herbst appliance on the right broke from the upper jaw, and has disattached compleatly, the rod is dangling from the bottom and its 11:30 p.m and its Saturday. I have quite a pain in the back of the jaw. Help.