Category Archives: Dental Implants

Are there things I can do to help my dental implant succeed?

I am hoping to get a dental implant to replace a tooth in the front of my mouth. I have had a lot of dental work done before. Some of it was in an emergency situation, some of it just … Continue reading

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How do we best fill the space of an extracted tooth?

My daughter had an accident in her gymnastics class and hit her front tooth. She has had root canals on it to fix it, but they failed. My daughter’s dentist is recommending that she have it extracted, which I’m okay … Continue reading

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Is bone grafting something I should consider?

When I was 12, I lost all my front teeth (top and bottom) in a boating accident. I’ve worn a dental bridge for years, but now the bone loss is getting very noticeable. I’ve been discussing dental implants with my … Continue reading

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Problems with Clear Choice

A Clear Choice representative did a presentation at our senior center, and I was really impressed. I made an appointment for a consultation at a Clear Choice Dental Implant Center. I came away from that appointment really confused! Maybe you … Continue reading

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Should my 20 year old daughter have all her teeth pulled?

I really need some advice for how to guide my 20 year old daughter. She is a recovering addict, and I find that it is hard to get compassionate advice when people think you’ve brought your troubles upon yourself. She … Continue reading

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Can a tooth infection actually be dangerous?

I am kind of freaked out about a problem I have with my teeth. One of my molars split in half about 10 days ago. It is the very last molar, right beside where my wisdom teeth used to be. … Continue reading

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Injured top and bottom front teeth

Three weeks ago I took a bad fall, and now all of my front teeth – top and bottom – are turning black. Something feels like it is broken or jammed up near my nose. Could it be a broken … Continue reading

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Dental implants through Clear Choice

I am writing to tell you about an experience I had through Clear Choice, and to see if in your opinion the treatment recommendations were sound. I recently had an appointment at a Clear Choice clinic, which I made through … Continue reading

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Can I wait to get a dental implant?

I have a tooth that has to come out. I’ve seen two different dentists (my regular dentist and a endodontist) and they both say that it can’t be saved, because there is decay below the gumline. I don’t have any … Continue reading

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What kind of dental insurance should I get so they cover dental implants?

I’ve been wearing upper dentures for many years now, and they just don’t seem to fit anymore. They are really uncomfortable, and I have sores all the time. My dentist says that I need to get dental implants, but there … Continue reading

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