Bone Loss + Dental Implants

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I Have Had Dentures, Am I A Candidate For Dental Implants?

For about 3yrs, is it still possible for me to replace them with dental implants and it still look natural and also could bone loss be a problem. I am... READ MORE

Are There Any Preventive Measures to Reduce the Chances of Bone Loss Following Dental Implants?

Could taking Fosamax or other osteoporosis medications decrease the amount of risk? READ MORE

Sudden Bone Loss Around One Tooth over 1 Year Time?

57 y.o. perimenopausal with severe bone loss and periodontal disease around one tooth; they feel it needs to be pulled and grafted. There is another... READ MORE

Buccal Bone Loss - Can I Get an Implant?

I recenlty had a fractured tooth/root extracted #7. I was told I might not be able to get an implant due to buccal bone loss. I think he said I have... READ MORE

Is a cemented fixed bridge my only option for a ok teeth?

Ive had bad teeth all my life recently i got a bottom tooth pulled because it was loose due to bone loss i had a deep cleaning done and dentist said... READ MORE

Can bone loss around implant be reversed? (Photo)

I have a 3 year old implant. No bone grafting was performed. I have gum disease. Scaling and root planning is performed every 6 months. Dentist... READ MORE

I basically have no teeth and no bone in my jaw. Is there something anyone can do?

I have a full upper denture and significant bone loss, so eventually the denture will not hold. In addition, I had all but my eye teeth in my lower... READ MORE

I have been told from dentist I have some bone loss and can't get another bridge, should I get 2nd opinion. Don't want dentures?

Really would like to know if it's possible to get another dental bridge as don't want dentures. Or is implants my only option? READ MORE

Bone Loss on Top?

I had a very gummy smile, and my dentist said best thing was dentures! I was 20. Now I am 60. I have a lot of bone loss on top and need something done... READ MORE

Titanium Dental Implant and Bone Healing/loss (photo)

I'm a 24 years old girl. About a month ago I had 4 molar teeth removed in my lower jaw. I would like to have Dental Implants. For now there is only... READ MORE

Dental implants and bone loss. When is bone grafting necessary?

I have had a few failed root canals, most of them lasted a year, 3 in upper jaw and 2 in lower jaw, this was around 3 years ago. I went to see an... READ MORE

Missing first and third molar, second molar shifted and bone loss, can I get an implant for the third molar? Or bridge?

When i was 18 (now 24) i had the first and third molars extracted. As a result my face/mouth/jaw is very asymmetric. There has been 5 years since the... READ MORE

I'm 36 years old,have lost abt 75% of bones in my teeth. hoping to extract all my upper teeth & get an implant done, is it safe?

I am 36 years old and have lost more than 75% of bones in my teeth. never being a smoker. I am going to extract all my upper teeth and get an implant... READ MORE

Are there any programs available to help with the out of pocket expense for implants due to severe bone loss from gum disease?

I was receiving treatments for gum disease (under the gum cleanings) The pain was so severe I could not handle the treatments. The cold water & the... READ MORE

Failing Implants / Bone Loss, Infection. Gum Flap or Bone Graft?

I have 2 implants in the lower left that are 1.5 years old. Both implants show significant bone loss and one implant is infected (pus/blood/3 weeks).... READ MORE

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