Tag: dental implant infection

swollen gum around implant

| March 27, 2014 | 1 Comment

by Louise (Uk) Around six years ago I had two dental implants holding a four unit bridge in my bottom front. I have had no problems what so ever with the implant, I’ve had two x-rays with my regular dentist – and the x-rays have always been fine. I also have regular appointments with my […]

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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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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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Swelling after replacement of temporary screw on implant

| November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

I Had a temporary screw put into my implant and after two months it popped out. I had my dentist put it back in and it developed redness right outside of the implant site on my cheek, a lot of swelling and terrible pain. The hospital gave me a antibiotic prescription that I started to […]

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Implant infection

| October 18, 2013 | 1 Comment

I went to my dentists he examined it and took an X-ray. It was a small Implant infection. An incision

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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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Dental implant infection

| October 18, 2013 | 1 Comment

by A.B (LAS VEGAS) I got a Dental implant infection a few months ago – I had dental implants done on the lower jaw both on right and left side .One implant post on right and two on the left in April. The right one is perfect but the ones on the left got infected […]

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