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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

After having 3 dental implants placed, the gum flap is not healing. It has failed 3 times. What can I do?

Procedure started on 1/15/15. Re-sutured 1/21, & 1/26. Sutures keep pulling apart, exposing bone. Have been on Keflex since 1/15 preventively. Talking... READ MORE

Is my dental implant failing - why would my implant fail twice?

In November I had an implant placed, two weeks later my gum swelled up and I rejected the implant placement. Last week we tried the procedure again,... READ MORE

My Periodontist Did Not Want to Rebuild the Molar's Bony Buccal Wall. Why?

Had a gum abscess. He did flap surgery and at that time decided to remove the tooth. It was solid in place. Maybe an extraction trauma occured and the... READ MORE

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