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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Bone grafting: You need a good quality and quantity of bone suitable for placement of dental implants. Today, implant dentistry offers the ability to grow bone wher ... Read More

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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Dental implants: If your son is healthy, has adequate bone, and strong teeth next to the missing tooth, then he should be able to have an implant placed.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Mx and implants: I see no reason not but discuss this with the dentist who will be placing the dental implant.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Husam Bezreh
Specializes in Periodontics
IT varies: It depends on the location of the implant and whether it has a tooth on it or not. Definitely not in the first two weeks to minimize the chance of in ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Quite different: A veneer is a thin covering that is placed on the outer surface of a natural tooth to change the appearance of that tooth. A dental implant is a titan ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Calvert
35 years experience Dentistry
Summary here.: When a dental implant is placed, the area is numbed and possible IV sedation used. At the implant site, the gums are laid back, exposing the bone, all ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Bates
35 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Smoking and implants: Bad idea, in general. Certainly, within the first 7-10 days after any oral surgery, you should not smoke to avoid problems with wound healing. After t ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Thaler
40 years experience Prosthodontics
Depends: Depends on many factors. Often at our implant center (by design dental implant center) we are able to place another one at the time of removal. If the ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Hard to say: Your question needs to be answered by a dentist who can actually examine you, see which teeth are present, and advise you of your options. Call a loca ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lawrence Kessler
55 years experience Periodontics
Possibly: If the implant is solid then the doctor who placed it can try to eliminate the infection and rebuild the lost bone if it is loose, then the implant w ... Read More
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