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Teeth spacers failed to hold open space for implants

| May 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

by c (Spring Grove illinois) My daughter is 18 has had her braces off for four years. She was born missing two bottom teeth so after braces a spacer was put in to maintain the space until she turned 18 and permanent implants where to be put in. We were informed that the spacers did […]

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Food gets trapped between the gum and implant tooth

| March 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

by Kathy (Purcell, OK) Hi I was preped for replacing 2 teeth, side by side. He put in 3 post back in November. Wednesday (Jan 30) I went in to have the teeth put in. Instead of 2 individual teeth, they were put together as 1. There is a gap and when I eat, food […]

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Nerve damage where the bone graft was harvested?

| March 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

by Jason Ly (San Jose, CA, USA) I think I have Nerve damage where the bone graft was harvested: I’ve researched the internet about bone graft surgeries for quite some time now. I was only in 8th Grade when my mother agreed to have surgery for me for this autogenous bone graft surgery. They took […]

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Speech and chewing problems after dental implants

| March 27, 2014 | 2 Comments

by Ruth (Ohio) I have speech and chewing problems after dental implants: I had 4 implants put in to hold lower dentures in place. Two months after they were completed I started having facial pain which eventually started getting worse – it has affected my chewing and control of my tongue which has affected my […]

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Canine teeth, turned to the side?

| March 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

by Kate (Galway, Galway, Ireland ) I’m a 16 year old girl and my canine teeth are turned to the side, and I get really self conscious about them. I’ll attach some pictures as it’s hard to explain. I was wondering could I get some sort of a retainer to help correct the problem. my […]

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Gum line has receded

| March 27, 2014 | 2 Comments

by J.J (USA) I have recently had two dental implants in my upper front teeth. Two teeth were extracted that supported a three tooth bridge. The Oral Surgeon requested to remove the two teeth properly for implants. Initially the gum line was fine after the two teeth were removed, but now the gum line has […]

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Fractured tooth

| March 27, 2014 | 2 Comments

by Sahara (Eatontown, NJ) Having problems with my left lower jaw for a while. The tooth next to the first molar had huge sensitivity. The dentist couldn’t confirm, but said it might be cavity. I was looking for a quick relief. Went for a filling. 18 months later I still have the sensitivity problem, and […]

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Chipped Crown

| December 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Hi, I have my front 3 teeth implanted on a bridge. One fine day, my little cousin banged his head on my face accidentally. In this process, my one teeth’s (out of 3) crown got broken into half. However, the good news is that my Implant is intact with no damage to it at all. […]

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