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How Do They Put Dental Crown On Implant Abutment
The crown of a tooth is that part of the tooth on top of the root. The crown of the tooth is the part that is visible in the mouth. A crown restoration is a procedure that restores the crown of a tooth that is damaged by fracture or extensive decay by cementing a replica of the crown over a prepared tooth, and is one of the most common ...Read more
Crown placed on 2nd max molar in 2002. Dentist made me bite down on crown to place crown in the gums. Crown flaked. How DDS remove without surgery?
Dental implants will be done for 2 side-by-side missing teeth. Can the adjacent teeth shift out of place since cannot wear removable denture anymore?
Huge difference!: Denture sit on the gums and use suction for retention. Dental implants are biocompatible anchors in the bone that allow a dentrue to snap in or screw in for a significant improvement in stability, support, chewing ability, improved speech and confidence! ...Read moreSee 5 more doctor answers
Periodontist installed two implants. Would my general dentist ever really need to cut my gums (again) to set the abutment or crown? Do not want this.
Healing Abutment: If the healing abutment is below the level of the gums a second stage exposure procedure is necessary in order to place the abutment and crown. This is a very quick, simple and minor procedure and usually done by the surgeon who placed the implant. If the healing abutment is exposed already, no further surgery should be necessary. ...Read more
How much pain when wisdom teeth extracted and a bone graft and the titanium posts for dental implants put in?
Very different surge: The extraction of wisdom teeth often involve traumatic surgery. This can produce elevated levels of discomfort on the contrary, placement of an implant (call them "root replacements" since a root was removed replaced (the implant). These are very atraumatic and there are no stitches, no pain on placement and the graft I use is artificial and placed at the time of implant placement, no PO pain. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi, how long after getting braces put on and baby teeth extracted can a "fake" tooth or "flipper" be put on the wire?
Ask your orthodontis: Since you are currently in braces and are under the care of an orthodontist, he/she would be the best person to ask this question. In your case it might not be a matter of how soon/how long, but if it is appropriate and when is it most appropriate. Anything we say here would be insufficient compared with your current treating orthodontist's opinion. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Prosthrodontist said that composite resin discolors and will chip off if placed on tooth roots when trying to fill in gray triangles.Need 2nd opinion?
Second opinion: In many cases, seeking a second opinion is not only warranted, but necessary. Unless your disease is life threatening and requires emergency care, it is never a bad idea to seek a second opinion. Getting a second opinion helps you feel more confident about your diagnosis and treatment plan. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not easily..: After determining if a patient would benefit from braces, determining the need for extractions is the next most basic question that needs to be answered. Orthodontists differ greatly on when and what teeth to extract so it always is a good idea to get more than one opinion. Two important factors to consider is the severity of the crowding and the facial profile. ...Read more
Back teeth should be: Back teeth (not incisors or canines) that have been root canal treated should have crowns because a root canal treated tooth will become brittle and weaker over time. If a premolar or molar is not crowned, it will inevitably break & may result in tooth loss. Front teeth should be crowned if the tooth was badly broken, is discolored, or if the dentist feels it is susceptible to breakage. ...Read moreSee 8 more doctor answers
I had root canal done on molar tooth.Is composite over the ceramic bridge as strong ceramic crown? Want to keep bridge if possible.thank you
Not as strong: However, it is a great alternative to replacing the bridge, especially if the bridge is fairly new and/or if the fit is still terrific. The restoration (as all restorations) needs to be monitored periodoncally for leakage and recurrent decay. If the tooth in question needed root canal therapy due to marginal decay, you should make a new bridge. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dental implant: The dental implant procedure is usually a three stages process requiring a minor oral surgery that is performed by your dentist or an oral surgeon. After implant is integrated a crown is placed that looks, feels, and functions like your natural teeth. If dental implant properly cared for, they can last a lifetime! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is a dental hygienist qualified to remove my 2 temporary cemented implant crowns to then permanently cement them? Hygienist asked me for the ok.
The dental specialist and restorative dentist wants ME to make the decision between a cemented implant vs. a screw implant crown. Huh? What to do?
They are comfortable: Implant supported dental bridges are more comfortable than dental bridges, allowing you to retain a more natural biting and chewing capacity. In addition, because implant-supported dental bridges will replace some of your tooth roots, your bone is better preserved. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 6 more doctor answers
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