RSSProblems After Placing Implant

Implant post came out

| November 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

by Jo (Canada) Last night while trying to take out my upper denture, which is also snapped into place by a dental implant screw, came right out of my mouth. The whole implant post came out. I was having problems for a few days, trying to take my upper denture out and with having to […]

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Is two months too early to restore an implant?

| November 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

by Jason Moore (Thailand) Two months after getting the post or screw for an implant I was booked back to get the implant restored. During the procedure the dentist somehow managed to pull the post out of the bone. My first question: is two months too early to restore an implant? and my second can […]

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What is causing my bone to recede?

| November 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

by Melissa (Pinellas county, fl) I started the procedure to have a dental implant in my front right tooth after 4 crowns broke on the tooth. This procedure started almost 3 years ago and I still do not have my crown. I had a gum lift and cadaver bone graft. This took time to heal. […]

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Swallowing dental implement during surgery

| November 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

by Donna (New Rochelle, ny) Last week I had three implants placed in the left side of my mouth. During the process, an implement was dropped in my mouth and went down my throat. The dentist tried to retrieve it with suction and having me sit up an cough, but it was too late. I […]

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Rejected the dental implant

| November 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

by Liliana (London) Hi, June this year my dentist has inserted me two straumann’s implants in the upper jaw. From the very beginning it was very complicated because I didn’t have enough space in the jaw. Should be 5mm of free space both sides of the implant and I had 5mm in totally, including implant. […]

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Osteointegration

| November 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

by Dr. Nirav Shah (Baroda, Gujarat, India)   I planned this patient for implant supported overdenture… attaching the post operative opg taken after 2 months of implant placement… still no sign of osteointegration… any suggestion or tip?

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Dentures on top of implants

| November 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

by Nan (new york, ny) Dentures on top of implants: I had 8 dental implants placed in the upper jaw 11 days ago. Previously I wore a full jaw denture for about three months. Did the antibiotics and pain killers, mouth rinsing and eating soft foods. The pain and swelling were gone. However, I cannot […]

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Dental implant recovery time

| November 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

Dental implant recovery time: I got a dental implant post put in right after the tooth was pulled – however it has been almost 9 months since I went to the doctor because I can’t afford it right now. I want to know if it is OK to wait one more month as I will […]

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Bridge crowns vs individual crown implants

| November 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

by Rhodina Williams (Brooklyn, New York) I am having 13 implants placed molars,premolars. I had to have a sinus lift. My dentist initially planned individual implants. After placing 7 lower implants he decided to do a bridge instead of individual crowns,he said something about stability and the amount of bone but did not discuss the change of course,or cost adjustment. […]

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lump on the top of my gum where the dental implant…

| November 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

by Maria (England ) I had a dental implant done a month ago, And it seems OK, I got an abscess in the same side as my implant about 2 weeks after having the procedure, and 4 of the stitches at the back of the implant didn’t dissolve till just over two weeks after having […]

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