Tag: Bone Graft

Could the implant be the cause of the sinus issues?

| March 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

by Shelly Reynolds (Milford, PA Pike) I had a dental implant upper done around 2004 or 2005. The crown/cap was done by a another dentist the same year (insurance reasons). It felt loose last wendsday and fell out yesterday 4/1/13. No pain, no bleeding gums or other issues. The X-ray showed the bone deteriorated and […]

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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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Narrow Ridge Bone

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Hi, my daughter lost her front tooth 8 years ago now she is 18 and as the doctors say it’s the best time for her implant. The problem is that we have only 2mm bone left and we need at least 7mm! What is the best solution? What kind of graft would be the best? […]

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Implant procedure too soon after tooth extraction

| November 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

by Tracy B (Elk Grove, Ca. USA) I recently had an extraction of my upper molar that had previously had a root canal and subsequent crown. My dentist replaced it within a couple weeks with an implant. During the procedure he drilled, screwed in a dental implant, then took it back out. He immediately drilled […]

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Bone Graft Issues

| October 18, 2013 | 1 Comment

by debbie (nashville,tn) I have been seeing the same dentist for nearly 4 years now. He initially assured me that there would be no issues with me getting implants. I decided to get a removable denture with a bar secured with implants. He first had to do bone grafts because I have had bone loss […]

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