Dental Implants Q&A
Age 65-74 + Dental Implants
Ive had two knee replacements done. Im 65. is it possible to have dental implants done after this surgery? READ MORE
I am a 65 year old woman in good health. However within the last year, I have lost 2 teeth; they become loose and fall out. I brush and use a water... READ MORE
I Am 68 and Have a Lot of Bone Loss in my Upper Jaw I Have Had to Have Extractions and Now Told by my Dentist That I Will?
Have to have my bridge removed and dentures fitted have I any other options? READ MORE
I am 67, in good health, but due to a lot of grinding and clenching over the years and a lot of dental work, most of my crowns are cracked and have... READ MORE
I am 65 yrs old and missing tooth 18 & 19 which were extracted many years ago. My present dentist wants to extract tooth 17 & 14 because they are... READ MORE
I was informed several years ago that, because of upper jaw bone loss, that I would need a sinus implant to hold the teeth implants in place. Does... READ MORE
I am a 67 year old woman in good health and I don't look my age. Implants w/ bridges or Implants w/false teeth?
I have to make a decision for my top teeth. Four more implants, replace crowns and connect with two bridges or/ pull all remaining teeth, do implants... 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
I am nearly 70 years old with few teeth loose due to bone loss. Am I a good candidate at this age to get implants? Do I have enough bone for that? READ MORE
I am considering implant but the cost may be prohibitive. what are the consequences at my age of doing nothing? READ MORE
Two root canals in my upper left molar that are failing. They are calcified at the tips. They want to try & redo.
Too close to sinus cavity to cut calcifications away. My 2 choices are to redo root canal or pull tooth and then have gum surgery. I am 67 both docs... READ MORE
How are the one day procedures different from the longer over a few months procedures? I don't have the money for an implant and I am reading that I... READ MORE
My present fixed upper denture keeps coming out due to lack of supports. I am 65 yrs old, had a open heart bypass 10 yrs back, diabetic well... READ MORE
Should I also consult a periodontist besides a prosthodontist regarding possible full mouth extraction and implants?
I'm 30-year old and had been neglecting dental care. I saw a general dentist recently for the first time in a long time. After examining my mouth and... READ MORE
A periodontics was recommended to me BUT he says he is trained with molecular testing to implant and place a crown or bridge the same day! is this a... READ MORE
Income is an issue. READ MORE
I have a bottom molar with a cracked root. I need an implant apparently. I am reading about Cerec implants and they are less expensive. I really... READ MORE
My new Dr & I have been discussing root canal vs implant. I'm needing two implants behind abcessed tooth toward front. Which is cheaper, better... READ MORE