I am trying to figure out if dental implants are right for me. I probably need to schedule an appointment and go ask a dentist my questions. But, I know that may take me months to do. Do you have any helpful tips for someone that is considering dental implants to replace several missing teeth? […]
Is it wise to travel for dental implants?
I have been researching dental implants and am very interested in getting them to replace several missing teeth. However, they cost so much that I have been considering all options to be able to afford them. I have come across many places out of the country that will do the same service for much cheaper. […]
Refused by the best implant dentist. Now what?
My daughter was just refused by the best implant dentist in the area. I am feeling hopeless and quite honestly, angry about his refusal. My daughter is an adult and has Down Syndrome. She lives independently for the most part. She is employed and involved in activities. But, she still lives at home. I am […]
I had both dental implants and porcelain veneers recommended. Is this normal?
It’s time for me to get dental implants. I have gotten by with a dental flipper for over a decade now. I had it placed when I was in a severe accident in my teen years. I was told I’d need dental implants for my two front teeth eventually. Now, is the time. That said, […]
What looks better – a partial denture or dental implants?
I have gotten to the point where I avoid people and social engagements because of my fake looking partial denture. I have been missing three teeth that are visible when I smile and I hate it. I also hate taking it out, even when it’s time for bed. I swear people can tell when I’m […]
Is it okay for a teen to get dental implants for congenitally missing teeth?
My son has always been embarrassed of his smile. He’s been missing some of his permanent teeth. They just never came in. So he has still has several baby teeth. The dentist we saw recently told us that the baby teeth would function just fine, if he kept taking care of them as he got […]
Am I a dental implants candidate?
I am the first to admit I haven’t taken the best care of my teeth. I also had a trauma where I had a couple knocked out. To make a long story short I have several missing teeth. I wanted to know if I’m a dental implants candidate? I was told they are the best […]
Does Medicaid cover dental implants for missing teeth?
I found out that I have several teeth that are not salvageable. It’s probably from the years I’ve gone without dental coverage. Now, I qualify for Medicaid. The dentist wants to extract them and tells me dental implants are the best replacement option. Will Medicaid cover the procedure? Or will it even cover part of […]