Dental Implants Q&A
Male + Dental Implants
Hi Doctors, my husband has one missing tooth #5 for years, and the space became smaller. However, another one tooth (#4) needs to be extracted. If he... READ MORE
My husband is in the process of getting a dental implant. Each step has presented problems. The last part of the procedure that he had done involved... READ MORE
Should I get a 4-unit bridge or a 6-unit bridge to replace my two front teeth? I'm a 24 year old male.
I'm getting my two front teeth extracted at some point. I'm not a good candidate for implants. I'm worried about the 4-unit bridge because my incisors... READ MORE
I have just extracted my tooth and a dentist put on the stitches and he told me they will come out in about two weeks time but it's been five days... 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 dont know wher too start , makes very depressed. And im only 25 need help they hurt everyday READ MORE
I am a 60 year old male and I have been recommended to have complete reconstruction of the upper jaw with 8 KOS/BCS implants and 2 Pterygoid implants... READ MORE
8 weeks post op, 8 upper implants, implant in back has soft spongy gum overgrowth...all other implants are covered by firm tight gum tissue...I'm 56... READ MORE
Hours After Implant's Crown Was Installed, the Neighboring Front Teeth Feel Just Slightly Loose, Normal?
I'm a 48 year old male. Yesterday a new abutment and crown were installed on my implant to replace one whose abutment had come loose. Since then the... 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
Husband's tooth implant screw fell out 4 weeks after procedure (had a severe infection after the implant). What are his options?
My husband had the first stage of a tooth implant done 4 weeks ago. He had a CT scan prior to the procedure which showed excellent bone density etc.... READ MORE
Are there any procedures possibly using stem cells that would regrow the portion of the bone around the teeth?
I have seen a periodontist about the bone loss in my lower jaw causing me to have two loose teeth. Apparently several prescriptions have caused this... READ MORE
Push Bike crash around 6 years ago. I am a male, recently turned 19. UL1 UL2 UL3 dead. UL3 regenerated and is healthy now. UL1 UL2 had root canal... READ MORE
Are there any options for replacing a tooth extracted 4-5 years ago and has closed up considerably with an implant? (photo)
I had a my upper 1st molar extracted 4-5 years ago and now my wisdom teeth have come through on both the left and right upper and the gap has closed... READ MORE
If the root is determined to be in good condition, isn't it advisable to try post and crown on this upper tooth? (photo)
My back lower molar (#19) had root canal 9 years ago. Crown came off a few times in the last 3-4 years and was cemented back on. There is very... READ MORE
I am a 61 yo healthy male who had implants at 14/15 (or 4/5 as some say) - upper right in any case - in late Sept. '16. Wore temp denture in between... READ MORE
My son is 17 years old. He has an ankylosed mandibular 2nd permanent molar on the left as well as an ankylosed maxillary molar
Linked in with the other teeth. The doctor has tried to move the teeth with power bands to no avail. He is now proposing that both teeth be extracted... READ MORE