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Side load to an implant cause long term problems

| May 2, 2014 | 2 Comments

by Norm (Canada) Can an orthodontic device creating side load to an implant cause long term problems ? I require wearing an orthodontic retainer at night, which applies pressure to all my teeth in order to rectify their positions. As a result, the retainer is creating some side loads to an implant mounted crown. Is […]

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Failed Dental Implants

| November 1, 2013 | 1 Comment

Failed Dental Implants With Bone Loss – I had 6 dental implants put into my upper jaw bone about 5 years ago. Before this was done, cadaver bone was put into the jaw with a sinus lift. Last year 1 implant on the left side “canine” fell out and yesterday the same implant on the […]

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