Gums + Dental Implants

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How Much Does It Cost for Tooth Replacement

How much does it cost for tooth replacement, After becoming pregnant I had serious gum problems which has made the gum reseed on my bottom 2 teeth.... READ MORE

Why Are my Gums Black After Dental Implants Have Been Placed?

I just had two dental implants placed a month ago after missing two teeth for several years. I noticed that the gum tissue surrounding the two... READ MORE

How Painful is It to Get Dental Implants?

Do most patients use narcotics to manage the pain, or is Advil and Tylenol enough? Do some people get headaches after the procedure? How often? READ MORE

Apicoectomy Stitches Left a Flap Of Gum

I had an apicoectomy 2 weeks ago and the endodontist put soluble stitches. I brushed my teeth gently but my front stitches have gone and I noticed the... READ MORE

Can You Get an Infection Under Your Teeth Implants?

I had 2 implants placed in the back of my mouth about 4 years ago. I have been noticing when I floss or touch the inside of my gums, it is very... READ MORE

Broken Teeth to the Gum Line?

I have quite a few teeth broken down to the gum line and I know they have to come out. I know that they all have to be extracted. After extraction... READ MORE

What is Best Option for Denture Replacement W/ Receading Gums for 84 y/o Male??

84 year old needs denture replacement. He no lower teeth and receding gums . Dentures are "floating" eating limited and he is loosing weight... READ MORE

Are my Gums Healing Well? Preparing for Implant and Crown (Middle Tooth) (photo)

The tooth was extracted 10 days ago -had some bone loss before and during the extraction.Are my gums healing normally?Will these vertical cuts/dents... READ MORE

Dental Implant Question After Uncovering?

I have implants in teeth 6,7,10,11. I got the implanta uncovered recently. When my Dr uncovered them he put a flat topped screw on and tightened to... READ MORE

Tooth With Decay Under Gums, Do I Need Braces or Implants?

I have a tooth that had a root canal many years ago. It now has decay under the gum. My dentist says I can get braces to pull what is left of my tooth... READ MORE

Can I Have Multiple Implants Without Fake Gum?

I am considering quite a lot of dental implants. However I was very put off by the idea of a "fake gum" to support the implants. The dentist said it... READ MORE

Can Dental Implants Make the Gums Look Protruded?

The problem with my teeth is that it is very protruded and braces cannot solve it anymore. So the protruding front teeth are extracted to solve the... READ MORE

How old do you have to be to get gum surgery?

My younger brother is 14 and he get his braces off in 4 weeks, But his teeth are extremely small. I know there is a gum surgery that removes some of... READ MORE

9 Dental Implants, Root Amputation, but Crown of Tooth Remain. Cannot Eat, Brash, Still in Pain. 13 Days Now?

I still cannot eat, only milk, cottage cheese - that is about it. Very exsosted, worn-out, week. Still in pain, but less then before. I'm 81 years old... READ MORE

Dental Implants Placed Too High on Front Two Teeth?

I can't graft more gum tissue since there is no bone. solutions are to live with a higher toothline or redo the implants after grafting more bone. Is... READ MORE

Is It Possible for Gum Tissue to Grow Together if Stitches Came out Too Soon ?

I had 4 lower dental implants with bone grafting, and my stitches came out within a couple of days. Now there is an open 'trench' between my gums... READ MORE

What Are my Options After Implant Placement with Bone Grafting but the Area Above my Tooth is Not As Plump As Rest of Gums?

I had a tooth extraction on the #10 incisor and now have all restored teeth (veneers plus crown). However the #10 seems to be darker because of the... READ MORE

What Caused my Gums Not to Recede into the Full All in Four?

I had the remainder of my teeth pulled at the top and chose a full all on four, at the final fitting, there was too much of a gap between the gum line... READ MORE

Medicaid, Dental Implants and a Receeded Gumline?

I am on medicaid. It is my only form of insurance. I live on a fixed income. Very fixed! I have missing teeth. That I lost to bone loss and Diabetes.... READ MORE

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