Dental Implants Q&A
Discomfort + Dental Implants
I currently have lower dentures and am considering the implant pins. My dentures are very uncomfortable and I don't enjoy eating anymore. I cannot eat... READ MORE
Which is better to use after having dental implant surgery to deal with pain: cold compresses or heat? I like to use natural methods of pain... READ MORE
One x-ray shows crack and another no crack. One dentist (crack) want extraction, bone craft and implant, the other (no crack) says sinus infection, I... READ MORE
Should I have a dental implant removed that I had put in over 5 years ago due to pain and discomfort a good deal of the time?
I had a dental implant over five years ago by a perodontist/ implant specialist. I had a bone and skin graft when they put it in. Last year, I had... READ MORE
I had a implant done 3 years ago on tooth number 8. Once a year I get some pain at the implant area, seems to go away by itself. Every time I get... READ MORE
I have tooth #8 implant done 1 yr and 4 months ago. It is very stable and i dont have any problems with it. Few days ago, i was hanging up my pants... READ MORE
Had a back molar implant done by a dual certified perio and prosodonti st waited the appropriate amount of time then placed the crown on 2 months ago... READ MORE
I have an infection and bone loss on my implant. How much discomfort can I expect with implant removal and bone grafting?
I've had the implant 13 years and have significant bone loss. There are no other teeth on one side of implant and I'm told it does the work of 4 teeth... READ MORE
Area around one of my upper teeth (second molar with mercury filling) has started pulsating and slightly tingling. Not painful, just irritating. Also... READ MORE
A week ago I had a bone transplant onto my molar transplant of 6 yrs. ago.Why am I still in considerable pain?
I have had a Followup appointment with my oral surgeon and was informed, "All's going well".In spite of the prescribed pain killer, I am in discomfort... READ MORE
I had a molar extracted and bone graft done. Sutures fell out 8 days after extraction and I feel a hole. Is this normal?
Mostly concerned that I need to contact a doctor? A little discomfort and I feel the hole with my tongue. Is this normal? I have had little pain,... READ MORE