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Why is It Important to Replace a Missing Tooth?

What happens if a tooth pulled is never replaced? What cosmetic dentistry procedures are recommended? READ MORE

Can an existing crown on a tooth be reused on a dental implant abutment?

I have an existing crown on a tooth (#10) that will be extracted and replaced with a dental implant. Tooth broke leaving small residual tooth material... READ MORE

Are Healing Caps on dental implants necessary?

I had upper teeth 22,23,24 extracted and implants placed (with bone graft) in late November. In mid-December the stitches were removed, and in... READ MORE

Adin implants?

Are adin implants a good choice. The cost range varies by doctor but is the cheaper doctor as good? READ MORE

Should I Do Implant (Expensive) or Fixed Bridges (Less Expensive)?

I have about a 4mm gap between my two front bottom teeth. I decided to get it close since Im still 19. I thought it was alittle gap and went to see... READ MORE

Replace dental bridge or go with Implants? Currently have a 3 unit bridge for teeth #3, 4 & 5 (missing tooth was #5)

I had a 3 unit bridge replaced in April 2012. Just 15 months later the abutment tooth cracked under the bridge (tooth#3). Apparently this tooth... READ MORE

Best options to correct exposed dental implant bridges receding gum lines when implant can't be removed?

I have a implant that is located upper front of my mouth. The gum has receded exposing the bridge and you can see the root screw through the gum... READ MORE

what is my best options for missing teeth which would be cost effective?

I had a bridge over my four top front teeth. through the years the bridge put pressure on the two teeth on either side of the bridge and I ended up... READ MORE

Regretting getting talked into dental bridge a few weeks ago: Would it be better to get 2 crowns and an implant?

I wasn't given any other choices and unfortunately didn't do my homework (which is unlike me). I had never had crowns or root canals before this... READ MORE

What is Another Alternative to Dentures or Implants? (photo)

I have a condition where I cannot sweat. A side effect of this is having very few teeth. I have been using dentures on and off, but I find them very... READ MORE

Numerous fillings, root canals, crowns and implants have resulted in pain & discomfort. Am I out of options? (photo)

Hello. As you can undoubtedly see from the image, I have numerous fillings, many of which are large, a few root canals, and 2 implants. The implants... READ MORE

Got my braces off but need more work. Any advice? (photos)

Got my braces off today. Had huge gap where I had bonding put on in 1999 but it started opening again. Got braces to remove bonding n close gap but... READ MORE

Many options offered, any suggestions for the best course of treatment for a complicated case - implant or bridge? (photo)

Due to an accident, I have had 3 root canals on my top front three teeth. The teeth were treated with a post+crown, an implant, and a veneer. The... READ MORE

Due to a severe gum disease, my gums around certain teeth have receded. Are there synthetic gums?

I desperately want to have dental implants, but due to the results of a severe gum disease a couple of years ago in which my gums receded around... READ MORE

What is my best option for a cracked tooth below the gum and sinuses running through the root?

Options are: 1. root canal then surgery to recover the tooth and get a cap. I was told that decay can occur below the gum line and cause additional... READ MORE

My daughter is 13 and has 3 missing top teeth. What treatment would you recommend?

Ive been given 2 choices have a bridge and brace now or do nothing and get implants when confused and would like advice on the best thing to do READ MORE

What are the risks of waiting until the extraction site has healed to determine if a bone graft is necessary?

I have had 2 failed root canals on #19. My dentist recommends extraction, and bone grafting, followed by an implant in 4 months. What are the risks of... READ MORE

Ceremic crown - not symmeric to my adjacent teeth (photo)

My dentist has placed 3 ceremic crowns on my lower right jaw. As you can see from the picture, it is quite flat and asymetrical to my right side... READ MORE

Is it possible to have dental implants for missing lateral incisors AFTER brace has closed the space and canines been shaped?

Aged 23 and have hypodontia: missing upper adult lateral incisors and lower second premolar on right side. There is baby tooth molar where missing... READ MORE

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