Dental Implants Q&A
Smoking + Dental Implants
How long after a patient quits smoking can implant treatment begin? 2 without bone grafting and 2 with. Thanks for your time. READ MORE
I was unaware of the consequences associated with smoking and implants so I have smoked for the past two days. This afternoon I started experiencing a... READ MORE
Is It Good to Get Your Whole Mouth Done with Dental Implants and What Are the Affects of a Long Term Smoker and Dental Implants?
I have gum disease and my teeth are falling out 1by1 and I really want to get these teeth out of my mouth and either get some implants are dentures... READ MORE
On Thursday I had tooth number 30 extracted. I was thinking about the ways to replace it. A few things I am concerned. #1 is I might suffer from... READ MORE
My cousin is having a bone graft for dental implants done and she quit smoking cigarettes but was scared to ask about marijuana. READ MORE
I have two fake teeth (dental implants) with no bone graphing, i smoke weed every day and I am wondering if I am damaging my health or if it doesn't... READ MORE
I had dental implant surgery 13 years ago, the two teeth on either side of the front teeth never grew in, my implants were and had been a sucess up... READ MORE
I will quit smoking after implant for two mnths. READ MORE
Prior to what I'm currently going through, I was going through a rough depressive state, and I stopped brushing my teeth for 2 months. I'm a smoker,... READ MORE
What is the success rate of dental implant surgery on patients who use nicotine patches, 1 months prior to surgery and after the surgery? Could not... READ MORE
It's been 23 years since I lost all my upper teeth and I'm wearing a full denture, I am already 45 years old and I am a heavy smoker, Is it still... READ MORE
Correct me if I am wrong, but I understand that 'smoking' can lead to a dental implant failure. I'm wondering if it is the action of smoking or what... READ MORE
Dental implants done 3 days ago. Med-strong pain since. 400mg advil helps pain for only a short time, 2hrs. Is something wrong?
One inserted 4 months after tooth extraction. Second, same side, done immediately after tooth extraction (same visit). Eating soft, mild foods.... READ MORE
I am a 37yo female with bone loss (former smoker). I found out today that I have a loose molar on the bottom left (mobile to dentist but I did not... READ MORE
I am in need of extensive dental work and on a very strict budget. I have decided to opt out of anything I consider to be cosmetic because I can only... READ MORE
I'm asking about from start to finish: from tooth extraction, bone grafting, abutment, and post implant. I know that smoking cigarettes is to be... READ MORE
Smoking after Dental implants and healing? Are there any alternatives to quitting. I'm a truck driver, hard to quit, HELP?????
I just had an implant a week ago and my doctor told me I had to quit, and I told her I cant so she advised me to at least take it easy so I'm trying... READ MORE