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What is the satisfaction rate of having a bridge for one missing front tooth that is connected on either side by a fake tooth vs a single implant

A 82-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marius Frasie
25 years experience Internal Medicine
DENTIST WILL ...: The dentist taking care of you should be able to tell you that . I would think extraction first then implants, but.. I'm not the dentist.
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A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Not Recommended: Your natural teeth are slightly mobile (due to periodontal ligament cushion) but an implant is not mobile in the bone. Connecting a fixed bridge to b ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Denture Sores: Your dentist can reline your current prosthesis if it fits well, or make you new one if it doesn't. You may consider being treated at a teaching hosp ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Not a problem: Your implant is a non-magnetic material. Just inform the MRI provider before the test.
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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Not : Not particularly. If your dentist carefully removes the bridge by sectioning it into pieces and gently removing it as to not traumatize the abutments, ... Read More
A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Impossible to answer: Too little information and too many variables.
A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Absolutely: The fee is not based on the size of the restoration, but rather the treatment that is rendered. It takes the same effort to place the implant, and the ... Read More
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Dr. Howard Fraiman
31 years experience Prosthodontics
What : What is referred to as a "regular dental implant" is a dental implant that is placed in the jaw bone. In contrast an endodontic implant is placed thr ... Read More
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Dr. Pamela Martin
16 years experience Dentistry
You : You should look into dental implants. A dental implant is a piece of titanium that is placed in the jaw where your tooth used to be. Titanium is very ... Read More
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anthony Sharber
37 years experience Dentistry
Good solution: A fixed permanent bridge replacing 1 missing tooth anchored to healthy teeth on each side is a good solution and requires good maintenance and hygiene ... Read More
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A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Rubenstein
50 years experience Dentistry
Maybe: Depends on the health of the surrounding teeth and bone. This is a question you need to ask the implant surgeon.
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Dr. Michael Wollock
28 years experience Dentistry
Jacksonville, Root : Jacksonville, root resection is a very traditional and conservative way to save a tooth. It will always be a weaker area, but I have seen some of the ... Read More
A 65-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hirsch Ziegler
46 years experience Dentistry
None, only a tattoo: There is no side effect if some amalgam becomes imbedded under the gums. Clinically it is considered to be an "amalgam tattoo". I have seen this many ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
There : There are no guarantees expressed or implied with any medical procedure, and it is unethical for any health care provider to do so. You do not say how ... Read More
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A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
No rules: There are no specific rules or guidelines concerning immediate loading. Therefore i cannot give you a percentage. It is based upon many factors and l ... Read More
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A 66-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Kim
25 years experience Dentistry
Healing cap: There will be a cover placed over the implant site called a 'healing cap.' it is essentially a man-hole cover for the gums to protect the implant (an ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
No one best: Yellow gold crown cannot break, requires least tooth reduction, but is unesthetic which is not an issue for most people if not seen. Other choices are ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
As I understand...: As I understand it a crown lengthening is using your OWN ROOT and whats left of the top of your tooth to place a top or crown on whereas an implant wo ... Read More
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Dr. Jason Muck
27 years experience Dentistry
Without : Without viewing the teeth in question and proper radiographs, it is difficult to determine the long term prognosis of the teeth involved. At some poi ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Alan Zweig
44 years experience Dentistry
The : The first choice would be to use what remains of the tooth and restore it- if feasible. If not, then you and your dentist should consider removing th ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Suzanne Galli
23 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Rhinoplasty: A reduction rhinoplasty can help with the bump but often other maneuvers are required to ensure long lasting function and cosmesis. In rhinoplasty two ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Peg Lateral: This is a common malformation of the lateral incisors. Composite bonding is great because it is conservative and will not destroy any tooth structure. ... Read More
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