Dental Implants Q&A
Jaw + Dental Implants
I have severe bone loss in my upper jaw, and the dentist wants to extract my teeth and give me dentures. I want dental implants, but with the amount... READ MORE
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
Hi Doctors, I am 28 years old. I have one missing molar on my lower jaw for 8 years. The teeth have shifted and I appear as angle. One dentist told... READ MORE
I am a 19 year old male. A few years ago I had my maxillary lateral incisor peg teeth extracted and the gap closed up with braces. This was a big... READ MORE
I am having 3 dental implants placed, and I am also having a paranasal implant, and manibular implants. Should I do dental implants first? How long... 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 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
I have a slightly deficient upper jaw and am told I am a candidate for surgery to bring the upper jaw forward. However, I also want three bicuspid... READ MORE
Hi! My name is mr. Anatoly Strier. I have full lower jaw denture. Made 2 implants to hold it securely. My problem is technical: after 2-3 days the... READ MORE
I Need to Have About 3 Dental Implants on Left Lower Jaw, and Had Bone Graft Done and Apparently It "Didn't Take", Next Action?
What would my next course of action be? Is there a specialist you could refer me to... I live in Pittsburgh area...also I am willing to travel. READ MORE
May 2, 2015 I was in a car accident and fractured my eye, broke my nose, diviated my septum, lost two fron teeth with one canine, they removed other... READ MORE
I had a dental implant fitted 1 week ago in place of a removed lower molar (whiuch had been extracted 4 months ago and had healed well). The stitches... READ MORE
Due to chemo and radiation treatments as an infant to the neck area, my jaw is lacking in size and masculine structure; it also killed the roots to my... READ MORE
Had a molar extracted and bone graft done about 3 months ago. Now my jaw bone is poking through gum.
I had a molar extracted and bone graft done about 3 months ago. Now my jaw bone is extruding out of my gum beside my tongue and it's very painful. Is... READ MORE
I have had dentures for 30 years both upper and lower due to an accident. Could I get implants after all this time?
I had a dense lower jaw bone at the time, could I get implants after all this time. I look like I'm 90 and my grandkids are always asking why I look... READ MORE
Is swelling of the jaw normal after the initial drilling and replacing the first screw in the jaw bone normal
I had the initial work done 2 days ago. I have been taking antibiotics and rinsing with Hexiloc . I have had slight pain which has been controlled by... READ MORE
How can I get my jaw back to its original position after my teeth were filed down; now causing TMJ problems?
I have periodontal disease, gum recedes with one of upper front teeth moving- class 2 and one and the gum specialist decided to fix the problem by... READ MORE