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Could implants affect iron levels ?

| March 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

(London , UK) I have an interesting question – Could implants affect iron levels ? I had 4 implants 4 months ago. I suffer from haemachromatosis – iron overload, and have venisections to lessen the saturate of iron in the body. Over the last couple of months my iron has shot up and I am […]

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Coating on dental implants that cause body to reject?

| March 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

by Mary (Denver, CO) Can there be a coating on dental implants that cause body to reject them? I have had three successful dental implants in the past, all by the same oral surgeon. Last June, I had two implants placed in my mouth, still by the same surgeon, and both of them spontaneously erupted […]

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See my doctor before putting a crown?

| March 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

by Altynay (Cocoa Beach, FL) Good Day, I had my dental implant installed 6 months ago and since then I didn’t have any problems with the implant whatsoever. Do I still need to see my doctor before putting a crown even though everything is Ok and I have no problem? Thanks!

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Abscess removed, bone grafting and dental implant placement

| March 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

by Mrs R Smit (USA) My daughter had an abscess removed (apicoectomy) and at the same time a bone grafting was done as well as the first phase of a dental implant – the insertion of the the silver titanium screw. She has done the whole surgery, with no anesthetics. Was this a wise decision […]

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Symptoms are due to infection of the implant

| March 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

by Louise (Coventry) I have recently had dental implants alongside bone grafts. The next day I came out in cold sores and for the last 2 days I have been suffering with flu-like symptoms and swelling of the face(My bones ache too). What are the chances that my symptoms are due to infection of the […]

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Electronic cigarette and dental implants

| March 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

by Sh. Moyal (USA) Electronic cigarette and dental implants: Hi, I just recently had more bone grafting for my front tooth, due to the bone being more hollow than fusing to the jaw. I have been a smoker for over 15 years, and recently quit. I have been strong but every now and again I’ll […]

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Implant in nerve canal

| March 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

by E.D I have had all the implants removed other than the implant in nerve canal on the bottom left side of my mouth. The #19 stuck in the nerve has been sawed off and sits below the gum line. This is hurting me – I want the implant removed. I have visited dentists and […]

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Should crown on abutment be tight before gluing?

| March 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

by Jeff (boca Florida) I have had 7 implants so far. I am not crazy about the lab work on some of my implant teeth. If my dentist drills the bite or tries to polish, it seems to make the tooth feel rougher. I have had 28 crowns in the past – all done by […]

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Dental implant bacterial infection

| December 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

In March 2000 I had a tooth dental implant in left lower jaw and one in right lower jaw. Gum had severely receded from left implant fully exposing the implant. Recently puss was observed in receded gum. My dentist put me on an antibiotic to kill bacteria. After antibiotic treatment area will be X-rayed. The […]

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Ringing in ear after lower dental implant

| December 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Has anyone else experienced this? It has been a week for me having a lower dental implant. Went to oral surgeon to get this he said that this was not the cause and it is healing fine. Dr said to give it time. I have no health issues. I am in my 30’s. Any feedback? […]

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