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

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

Are implants possible to replace my bottom front teeth (5) due to severe bone loss/periodontal disease? (Photo)

I have slowly been losing bone and gum recession on my bottom front teeth from incisor to incisor (I think that's what it's called for the sharp... 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Is $6100 for a bicuspid implant considered to be in the "expensive" range? In other words, am I going to be paying too much?

I just came back from seeing an oral surgeon in Teaneck, NJ. A lot of bone is gone so I first have to have surgery for that. He will take bone from... READ MORE

I'm a 73 year old male considering a full set of upper and lower dental implants.

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

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

Replace missing top wisdom teeth with dental implants to prevent further bone loss? (photos)

I had my two top wisdom teeth removed 14 months ago and since then my face has changed dramatically. My cheek bones have dropped and the area below my... 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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