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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
54 years experience Dentistry
Dental Implants: The answer to your question is best answered by the dentist(s) who are actually treating you and are aware of exactly what they plan for you.
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Dr. Sam Markzar
27 years experience Periodontics
Many positive things: When implants are done properly, ...Meaning thoroughly planned using all diagnostic and planning tools such as ct scan and models with collaboration ... Read More
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Dr. I. Jay Freedman
43 years experience Dentistry
Simple and painless : Dental implants are routine and a specialist can place them with ease and without significant trauma. The most difficult part is waiting for your fina ... Read More

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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Not here: This is a network of health care professionals around the world who answer general health care questions. Specific insurance questions have to be answ ... Read More
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Unknown: As your participating dentist or call your carrier.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Don Millner
43 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
The best!: Compared to alternatives such as fixed bridgework, removable dentures or leaving a missing space open, a dental implant is an incredible, long lasting ... Read More
Dr. Gregori Kurtzman
35 years experience Dentistry
Best treatment: Implants are the best treatment for missing teeth as the restore the missing tooth without the need to grind down adjacent teeth for bridges or have s ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Dental implants: Like anything else in dentistry, there are pros and cons and the truth is the pros outweigh the cons., Dental implants are by far the best option in t ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sam Markzar
27 years experience Periodontics
3 simple steps: 1) diagnostic phase, 2) surgical phase ; 3) restorative phase . Diagnostic steps should start with thorough oral examination ; 3-d ct scan. Surgical ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Klugman
46 years experience Dentistry
Not a problem: With implants just placed on top with sinus surgery, you should not blow your nose. In other circumstances there should be no effect.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. John DeWolf
40 years experience Dentistry
Probably not: Limited resources preclude costly treatment like this. Other options are available, however.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
39 years experience Dentistry
NHS: My sister in law had the restorative paid for by the nhs but the implants she paid for out of pocket. It may be on a case by case basis so have your d ... Read More
A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Kattuah
23 years experience Dentistry
Yes: A healthy implant is what we call osseointegrated and is like a piece of rebar in concrete. In a situation where the implant is for a single tooth or ... Read More
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A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lawrence Kessler
56 years experience Periodontics
Stay local: If you have problems after placement then your travel expenses may eat up your savings A local dentist won't touch implants they didn't place I am in ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Gordon
43 years experience Dentistry
Less than....: In the long term, a dental implant, restored with a custom abutment & crown will be much less costly & NOT damaging to adjacent teeth (wherea ... Read More

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