Smoking? Help!

I had my dental implant surgery four months ago. The dentist told me i was all healed and placed a permanent teeth on. A few days later I smoked once, however I am not a smoker and don't plan on smoking again. Should I be concerned of implant failure after smoking just once after healing?

Comments for Smoking? Help!

Click here to add your own comments

You're not a smoker
by: oscar w

You won't have any problem if you only had one or 2 smokes after the healing process.
I'm a smoker and wish you take my advise and not smoke again, (it's not worth it) and a hard habit to break.
Good luck and take care.

Smoker
by: Anonymous

I have had 1 dental implant at top right 3 days ago - I only want to have 1 cigarrette is it ok?
or will it affect the healing?

swollen gland after implants NEW
by: Anonymous

Hi I had 15 implants and a sinus lift but for the past 2 months have had a swollen gland under the jaw on 1 side with slight discomfort in the ear on that side
I went to the doctors and he gave me penicillin for 2 weeks i have to go back next week but I wondered if the implants have caused this I have not yet completed the course of penicillin but the gland is still swollen

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Dental Implants Q And A End Oct 2011.



Where Now ?? - Check out our most popular topics :


Ball & Bar attachments Implant abutments Dental implant Procedures related pictures





Search This Website-



Updates






Subscribe To Our Newsletter

Email

Name

Then

Don't worry - your e-mail address
is totally secure.