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A 24-year-old female asked:

I have 2 titanium implants (with bone grafts) and abutments on as well. i need to get the mold of the teeth and get the permanent crowns made. will they use novocain or something? (hate needles). should just be a mold and temporaries right?

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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dentistry 41 years experience
Dental Implants: If your implants are already exposed with the healing abutments, there should be no further need for injections.
Dr. Sandra Eleczko
Dentistry 37 years experience
Implant restorations: You will need an impression but because this is an implant there is no drilling. You will not need Novocain. This appointment will be much easier for you than the previous appointments

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