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loose prosthesis

| June 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Hi My prosthesis is moving and my doctor said that I need a new prosthesis. My prosthesis is a removable one. The type of implants are 4 holding my denture. what should I do? is there any other way to fix the prosthesis instead o a new one?

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Speaking after Dental Implants

| May 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

Hi, I recently had a bone graft and dental implants done on my top 2 teeth. The doctor left a large space between my new teeth and gum, told me that the gums should grow back to fill up the space. Now I can’t properly pronounce words with S and I have interviews coming up […]

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Bridgework Gone Bad

| May 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

by Murphy (Oxford, Ma. ) I lost most of my natural teeth at 16 due to lack of proper dental care. In 2003 I had 11 implants top & bottom. On the top, I had bridgework designed by a company called “Bego”! The bridgework consisted of a male bar, attached to implants with a “U-shaped” […]

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Could the implant cause these symptoms?

| May 16, 2014 | 3 Comments

by Carol (Gresham, Oregon) I have a lower right molar implant placed 4 years ago. A year ago I developed right sided pressure around my right ear along with nausea, light head-ness, and fatigue. Many test, MRI, CT, carotid US, blood tests, and medications for migraines. None has helped. I did physical therapy for Menieres […]

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Different glues that can be used

| May 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

by Susan Beuerlein (Warner Robins, GA) I had 3 teeth (all molars on the bottom right side of my mouth. A dental surgeon did the initial work, and my normal dentist did the crowns. Twelve times one or more of the implant crowns have come lose, some during the night, some during eating, and I […]

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Implant tooth 8 receding gum

| May 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

by Carol (Rapid City, SD, USA) I had an implant placed immediately after extraction of what was left of a tooth (it had died over 30 years ago and I had gone through 6 crowns.) After the last crown cracked at the base an implant was recommended. I went to a dentist who specialized in […]

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Bridge is cemented on and never stays on for more than 4 months

| May 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

by Jackie S I have a full upper bridge placed over 3 regular implants, 2 mini implants and a few of my own teeth. The mini implants were inserted due to the screw on the 4th regular implant breaking off. The bridge is cemented on and never stays on for more than 4 months at […]

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Gap between the crown and the gums

| May 16, 2014 | 2 Comments

by AJ (Florida) Just wondering that after the crown is adjusted for bite and contact between teeth and then cemented if there should be any gap between the crown and the gums or should it sit flush? Currently, I can run a piece of floss under the crown much like in a bridge. So, will […]

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How Should Implant Crown Feel?

| May 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

by Matt (St. Louis) I had my permanent implant crown placed five days ago. This is my first implant, so I have had no prior experience. I adjusted very well to the implant with the healing cap in my mouth (tooth 14), and it felt very normal. Once the permanent crown was placed, the feeling […]

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Loose dental implant post

| May 16, 2014 | 1 Comment

by Miriam Boyle (Mississauga Ontario Canada) My son had an implant in 1995, and until recently it was successful. He has just noticed in the last few weeks that the tooth, and maybe the dental implant post is loose. He is working out of the country, so when he returns for another procedure, he will […]

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