Member since 12/2/2012


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Reviews & Stories

All on 4 Dental Implant Experience - Edinburgh, Scotland

I have been invited to share my experience of dental implants which I have done 7 years ago. Unfortunately my story so far has gone from one of joy to despair. I previously had dentures for many years and felt I could afford to do something I had aspired to for many years. I thought that I was unsuitable but had researched this on the internet and found several implantologists who were... READ MORE

Questions from Jess135

Best Way Forward?

All on 4 implants placed in maxilla (7 years) and prosthesis has fractured twice and cracked 3 times necessitating the construction of another one. Had new fixed bridge 3 years... READ MORE

Cast Metal and Resin Bridge, Normal for a Permanent Fixed Bridge?

Can anyone give advice. I have just found out that my fixed dental bridge on 4 implants is a made of cast metal and resin. Is this usual for a permanent fixed bridge. This is a... READ MORE

Anaesthetic to Remove Broken Dental Implant Abutment Screw?

Is it usual to be given a local anaesthetic to attempt to remove a broken dental implant abutment screw? Is it anticipated that there will be the experience of pain during the... READ MORE

Broken Implant. How Did This Damage Occur? (photo)

I have a broken implant sustained when my former specialist tried to remove the screw. Can I have some opinions on the damage sustained and how it could have occurred. As I am... READ MORE

Fractured Dental Implant? (photo)

I have all on four implants on fixed bridge. I have had it confirmed that the implant is fractured. I am posting a few images as I am in the process of consultation with my... READ MORE

Dental Implants 7 Years Ago?

Had dental implant 7 years ago. clinician broke implant head trying to remove fractured screw. wont admit to it saying may have happened but didn't see it. another clinicians... READ MORE

Recent comments from Jess135

Hope you get your appointment soon. If I were you I would make a telephone call to the dental hospital and even if you get to speak to an administrator ask who you can contact to get more information about the procedure asking if there... READ COMMENT

It shouldn't matter if you are having it on the NHS they are entitled to give you a full description of your treatment at every stage of the process. Don't be put off by the fact that you are being treated via the Teaching Hospital. ... READ COMMENT

Have you asked your specialist who will insert the implants? There are various types of implants and methods of placing. Your practitioner will be able to give you this information and don't be anxious about asking any questions you... READ COMMENT

Have you spoken to the dental practitioner who will be placing the implants? There are various types of implants and methods of placing them. You really need to ask your specialist for this information. I hope you can have this... READ COMMENT

I have 4 implants on a fixed bridge and due to one being broken had to have it removed and replaced. I was extremely nervous about it but all went smoothly and I have the new implant in place waiting for healing and integration to have... READ COMMENT