Gums not regenerating after implants

by Belal Khan
(houston, tx , usa)

Gums not regenerating after implants:

I got my implants done in June. When I first started my gums were OK and still growing. Now there are no gums over my teeth .
What should I do?

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Gums Growing
by: Sharon B., RDH

Hi Belal,

First of all, make sure that you are following your home care instructions exactly and are not smoking or have any active gingivitis. The healing process for implants can take as long as 6 months. If your gums have regressed and are uncovering areas that they had initially covered, I would make an appointment with your implant specialist as soon as possible.

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