Failed implants

by rick
(vancouver b.c.)

After placing 8 implants in lower jaw, is 10 months too long to wait before attaching prothesis. I've had 4 failed implants.

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The question to ask
by: Anonymous

10 months are more than enough for healing after placing implants in most cases.
Since you sate that you had 4 failed implants the question to be asked is why did they fail - is it poor skills of the dentist during the surgery , is it your physiology, are you smoking...

Change your treatment plan to an over denture
by: Donald Stuart

Since you had 8 implants placed your treatment plan was probably for crowns. Now that you have four remaing and if they are healthy at this point you should change your treatment plan to an over denture.

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