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Implant crown much shorter than other teeth

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

My son was cleared by his oral surgeon to have the crown placed over his implant. During the crown placement he was in pain and complaining of the crown not fitting right and uncomfortable. By the time the dentist was finished his crown is much smaller and shorter than the two surrounding teeth. I even […]

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Best adhesive for denrtal implants

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

I had some implant work on the far premolar(3rd denture from wisdom tooth), and after about 9 months I noticed one day it was loose. Also, I noticed a little sensitivity around the tooth next to it. I was looking through your site when I came upon “what is the best adhesive for dental implants” […]

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Implants broke off

| November 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

My Husband had full mouth dental implants done. The final implants are in for about three months now and yesterday 3 teeth in front broke of. This happened also with the temporary implants he had for 5 months, is this a common problem? His dentist assured him that the permanent implants would be stronger then […]

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Pain following crown attachment to dental implant

| November 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

by G (Australia) I have pain following crown attachment to dental implant – The prosthodontist had a lot of problems attaching the crown to my implant (upper premolar). the procedure took two hours and required repeated screwing & unscrewing and force / pushing to get the crown seated. immediately after, I had pain on the […]

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How to clean my implants

| November 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

I have a full set of Non removal dentures on 9 implants. I was under the impression that there should be space enough to floss. There is no way to get floss under my teeth. I just went back for an annual cleaning and he found a little soft residue of food. After he cleaned […]

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Implant crown is sensitive to pressure

| November 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

by Missy (Canada) The implant crown is sensitive to pressure- I had an implant put into my upper jaw (the tooth behind the eye tooth…pre-molar I guess). I did not have any bone graft and everything looked good. I had a metal cap screwed into it and waited 5 1/2 months to get my tooth […]

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Dental implant is sloping inwards

| November 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

by sarah (England) I recently had a premolar & molar crown fitted onto a single implant beneath the molar tooth, they are not in alignment with my existing natural posterior tooth (i had two teeth missing between my canine & posterior molar). When the implant was fitted I expressed concern that the dental implant is […]

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Dentures drop/sink slightly

| November 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

by Pat Ashcroft (Preston Lancs Gt. Brittain) Hi There,in May 2012, I began the procedure of having 2 titanium implants put into my lower gum ( I have dentures top and bottom, and I was advised by my dentist after an x ray that my new dentures, that I was going to order would fit […]

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Dental implant failures

| October 18, 2013 | 1 Comment

by Mike (Chicago IL) Should I be paying for these Dental implant failures ? I had a tooth crack and my dentist could not save it. He recommended that I get an implant and referred me to a specialist. The specialist pulled my tooth, grafted some bone material, implanted the post and we waited a […]

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Dental implant Vs bridge

| October 18, 2013 | 1 Comment

by Kristiane P (Corona, CA ) Dental implant Vs bridge – I thought I knew the answer… I am 39 years old and got a dental implant 5 years ago. I am already loosing it.The whole reasoning I got an implant was I was told it would save me money in the long run and […]

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