Dental Implants Q&A
Retainer + Dental Implants
My dentist advised against wearing my flipper for a week after bone graft/dental implant surgery. When can I wear my essix retainer? Can I have one... READ MORE
I have a fixed retainer behind my lower 6 front teeth. Some bone loss has occured under the retainer. I don't believe that I have had any more... READ MORE
I had lost two molars, one on each side, years ago and my dentist at the time put a spacer in. Ten years later it breaks. My new dentist try to... READ MORE
I am 23 and have had braces twice to make space for implants on either side of my two front teeth. I now wear a retainer with two pontics. My dentist... READ MORE
I have a front tooth missing and I wanted to know if its possible to open up the space with retainers instead of the usual braces.. The current space... READ MORE
When I was a teen I had braces. When my braces came off I needed a root canal and an implant on the teeth where the bands were. I continued to wear my... READ MORE
Is the Retainer Given to Replace Missing Teeth During the Dental Implant Process Comfortable to Wear?
Is the Retainer Given to Replace Missing Teeth During the Dental Implant Process Comfortable to Wear? READ MORE
My 17 year old son was congenitally missing a top tooth (the one right next to the front tooth). With braces a nice space was created. The braces are... READ MORE
I had my first surgery for my implant a little over a week ago. I have a retainer from my orthodontist with a tooth on it to use until I get my... READ MORE
I'm 24 I've been told I need braces because of my open bite. I feel like I'm too old for braces and I really don't want to spend the rest of my life... READ MORE
Would dental implants or closing the gaps be recommended? What would be the treatment if I chose to use implants?
I am 17. I lost both first molars on the bottom about 2 years ago. Both first molars were not replaced by adult teeth. I have worn a retainer to keep... READ MORE
I currently have braces and I am supposed to have implants for the teeth that are right next to my front teeth. With all the work I have had on my... READ MORE
I had implants to replace my four front teeth. It has been over 10 years, but they have been shifting forward
Can I have a retainer to move them back. READ MORE
Would I be able to get fake teeth between the gaps of my teeth if my orthodontist plans to open up spaces between those gaps?
I have a referral to create root space between the gaps of my teeth. I am worried that I will not be able to have fake teeth to fill the gaps since I... READ MORE
After making an appointment for dental implants, I was recently told that there wasn't enough space for a dental implant. Now i am being referred back... READ MORE
So, I've always had a missing incisor, which messed up with the alignment of my upper teeth and so my other incisor didn't fully grow because of the... READ MORE
I have a flipper for my implants (two, upper left, #11 and 12) but it cut into the gum. DDS put in posts today, recommended an essix retainer or using... READ MORE
Ι've had invisalign treatment about 3 years ago and have been wearing my retainer every night since. Last week I lost my retainer but I'm having a ... READ MORE