Is the tooth nerve removed during a dental implant?

Question by LoveSydney: Is the tooth nerve removed during a dental implant? I had a metal pin put in back in 2002 and a crown added. Recently I went to get a new crown but it wasnt as good and I complained that it seemed to stick out. {not flush with the other teeth} The dentist said he could shave the pin but this could be problematic. Anyway he did so and we got the new crown sorted. Its been a couple of months now but I still feel a kind of ache there. Its not painful its more like a hot … [Read more...]

How do I go about getting 1 dental implant done on the NHS?

Question by Clare: How do I go about getting 1 dental implant done on the NHS? I was told by my private dentist that I may be able to get 1 dental implant done on the NHS. Im 20 years old and have lost a front tooth. I wear a partial denture which keeps breaking, when i say keeps breaking I mean all the time. I don't wear it at home or when I eat, only when I go out. It was repaired last tuesday, I picked it up from the dentist, wore it wednesday and 2 hours at college, wore it for about … [Read more...]

If the dental implant procedure is so long and involved do you look like you have teeth in the interim?

Question by Tiao21: If the dental implant procedure is so long and involved do you look like you have teeth in the interim? Best answer: Answer by shogun_316Pretty sure your fitted with temporary crowns or bridges until the final procedure. That's what happened with me when I got my crown. I had a temporary one slapped in until the fitted one was made. Know better? Leave your own answer in the comments! … [Read more...]

implant or bridge?

Question by uk_steveo: implant or bridge? hi all, well heres my story about 4 years ago i smashed both my front teeth, since then ive had 1 really bad dentist who wouldn't do anything for me for 4 years, ive just found this other dentist (who i am really pleased with) he as recommended a veneer for 1 tooth and an implant for the other tooth. i got quoted at £2,100 for this work and agreed to it. anyway ive had my front tooth extracted and given a temporary denture...i went to have the … [Read more...]

tooth implant on nhs?

Question by Lilac_Star: tooth implant on nhs? my mum is 56, yesterday the tooth next to her front tooth fell out and shes really upset about it. she has a hospital apoinment in 2 weeks but im just trying to find out what can be done for her. we are with the nhs so will they give her a fake tooth? or just tell her to get on with it??:( she wouldnt be able to wear dentures as she would find them too uncomfortable, also its a bit silly wearing dentures for one missing tooth Best … [Read more...]

Implanon Implant after misscarriage?

Question by K K: Implanon Implant after misscarriage? I was diagnosed with a missed miscarriage on April 28th. I was 18 weeks gone so had 2 D+C's. My first menstrual period came on June 1st and lasted 6 days. I was told my the obstetrician and gynaecologist that i could not start back on any type of hormonal birth control until after my 1st period. I have made an appointment to see my doc on monday to get the implanon implant fitted. Just wondering what some people thought of this and whether … [Read more...]