Dental Implants Q&A
Molars + Dental Implants
I had a molar pulled on the upper left. One Dentist says must have implant, another says not true don't need it, who is correct?
I'm 60 had a molar extracted a year ago, upper left, was told by my brother NY dentist must have implant due to shifting teeth,lower tooth will rise... READ MORE
Should Lower Second Molars Routinely Be Replaced with Implants? READ MORE
Hi, I am 53 years old and had #19 tooth removed. Will I be able to eat normally once the space is healed? Or do I have to get a bridge? READ MORE
I had one bottom molar extracted about 15 years ago. The molar and the wisdom tooth behind that missing molar have since moved towards the front. I... READ MORE
At 22 I had all 4 wisdom teeth extracted. 4 Years ago (age of 41), the dentist removed all four 2nd molars (so now 8 teeth are gone) as he said there... 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
Hello, I had one implant placed 1 week ago - it is for the 2nd molar in. Although the pain has improved somewhat, I am still unable to sleep without... READ MORE
I was giving 2 options by the dentist to replace an upper missing molar. One choice was an implant and the other choice was braces to close the space... READ MORE
Hello, My dentist extracted my lower molar, because it's suffering with root infection and molar totally dead. At the time of extraction my... READ MORE
I am having a crowned/root canal-treated lower molar extracted due to a possible decay issue, and it will likely be replaced with an implant. I have... READ MORE
Hi, I have two lower first molar taken out, I need to get braces to correct severe overjet/overbite issue. Do I need the braces first or dental... READ MORE
Instead of removal, repair a molar with cusp broken off, below gum line, to keep it healthy for a decade. Any suggestions?
Upper molar lost cusp ~30% surface area, 1/8" wide at gum line, some below gum. Has large silver filling. Dentist said remove & won't miss it much.... READ MORE
I will be extracting my first molar due to a failed root canal. The option given to me was to get braces or an implant to close the gap. I want to get... READ MORE
My dentist has recommended extraction for the molar second from the right upper side end. I wouldnt like to go for a bridge to replace it.(the molar... READ MORE
I removed my upper first molars teeth because of the pain and the some bacterium affected that gains half of my teeth. What can I do to grow that... READ MORE
Is it normal to have stitches taken out following a molar extraction and bone graft when the gums have not yet sealed closed?
I had my second lower molar extracted one week ago today, and a bone graft done for a future implant. I went to my follow up appointment this morning... READ MORE
I have two implant on my right upper molar 1 year ago, n my crown is three unit( bridge). As what I knew one implant with bone graft n another one... READ MORE
I have removed my second molar and I am not sure what to do now. READ MORE
After bone graft + 9 mo healing I got a molar implant. 3 weeks of massive pain later, a boil formed. Dr. then replaced implant and put me on stronger... READ MORE
I have to decide between root canal or extraction and implant, I have internal resorption of my molar.
My dentist believes tooth #30 has internal resorption. I was given antibiotics to treat the infection. Now I must decide if I should attempt a root... READ MORE