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On July 8th I had tooth #5 extracted and then a bone graft
On July 8th I had tooth #5 extracted and then a bone graft was done and a membrane was placed over the socket. Today the stitches are almost completely fallen out and the membrane is hanging off. I ca… read more
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Dr. Katz
Dentist / Anesthesiologist
Doctoral Degree
4,914 satisfied customers
I had an extraction and implant placed the same day last
Hello! I had an extraction and implant placed the same day last Thursday on #13. This evening I was finding out the area with prescription medication and noticed that the socket appeared empty. I got … read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
Dentist / Anesthesiologist
Doctoral Degree
4,914 satisfied customers
How do membranes stay in after a bone graft? Had teeth 14
second opinion] How long do membranes stay in after a bone graft? Had teeth 14 and 15 extracted in 10/4. Bone graft done on 14. Stitches out on 10/15. Healing looks ok. Have membrane that is white and… read more
Drew Moore DDS MS
Drew Moore DDS MS
Dentist (DDS or equivalent)
385 satisfied customers
I had tooth 2 and 3 pulled in June. My question is: is there
I had tooth 2 and 3 pulled in June. My question is : is there any reason that would cause him to remove my gums up to the bone/roof of my mouth line? I have a speech impedimant, my cheek caves in, and… read more
Drew Moore DDS MS
Drew Moore DDS MS
Dentist (DDS or equivalent)
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4 days ago my oral surgeon extracted a tooth, did bone
Hi Dr., 4 days ago my oral surgeon extracted a tooth, did bone grafting and will continue with an implant Procedere in three months. He also put in an implant at another location where no bone graftin… read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
Dentist / Anesthesiologist
Doctoral Degree
4,914 satisfied customers
I had a tooth extracted, a membrane was placed over a bone
I had a tooth extracted, a membrane was placed over a bone graft to prepare for an implant. After only 36 hours, the stitches came out. What do I do?… read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
Dentist / Anesthesiologist
Doctoral Degree
4,914 satisfied customers
I had a\n extraction done on wednesday, and a bone graft
Hey there. I had a\n extraction done on wednesday, and a bone graft done at the same time. Now where the tooth was there is a white spongy material. Is this normal? I am concerned … read more
Drew Moore DDS MS
Drew Moore DDS MS
Dentist (DDS or equivalent)
385 satisfied customers
I had tooth 14 extracted on Sat, with some bone grafting. On
Hello! I had tooth 14 extracted on Sat, with some bone grafting. On Monday, the membrane dropped that he covered graft with. Yesterday he restiched everything, but the stitches and new membrane fell d… read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
Dentist / Anesthesiologist
Doctoral Degree
4,914 satisfied customers
I had a tooth pulled out. #30 and a Ridge Presuervation to,
I had a tooth pulled out. #30 and a Ridge Presuervation to, with Resorbable Barrier. … read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
Dentist / Anesthesiologist
Doctoral Degree
4,914 satisfied customers
I had an extraction three days ago due to a cracked tooth. I
I had an extraction three days ago due to a cracked tooth. I planned to get an implant, so my dentist did a bone graft at the same time. The void was filled with bone graft material and a membrane was… read more
Stewart Shernan
Stewart Shernan
Doctorate of Dental Medicine
373 satisfied customers
Dear Dr. Katz, Dear Dr. Katz, I did my tooth extraction 19
Dear Dr. Katz, Dear Dr. Katz, I did my tooth extraction 19 done 3 days before and done bone grafting, the collagen plug looks like its falling out. NO Pain ....is it obvious. … read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
Dentist / Anesthesiologist
Doctoral Degree
4,914 satisfied customers
How does your service work? yes, i am a 53 yr old female
yes, i am a 53 yr old female scheduled for surgical removal of residual tooth roots. if I don't plan to replace the missing tooth with an implant is it necessary to have the following procedures done? collect and application of autologous blood concentrate product, biologic materials to aid in soft and osseous tissue regeneration and bone replacement graft for ridge preservation? … read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
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Doctoral Degree
4,914 satisfied customers
I had two teeth removed and a bone graft at th same time.
I had two teeth removed and a bone graft at th same time. Something that my dentist put on top of the graft and was sutured in came out today 2 nd post op. The other one is still there. Ina e a histor… read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
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Doctoral Degree
4,914 satisfied customers
My implant failed & the dentist put in new bone --and just
My implant failed & the dentist put in new bone --and just used a plug to cover it --The plug has fallen out--Now What ?… read more
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
5,849 satisfied customers
I had a root canal over a year ago on tooth #15 and had an
I had a root canal over a year ago on tooth #15 and had an old crown on #14. I didn't crown #15 for 6 months due to lack of funds-waiting for insurance. Both had to be extracted and serious abcess wit… read more
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
5,849 satisfied customers
I recently had my central incisor extracted, my gum lifted
Good Afternoon. I recently had my central incisor extracted, my gum lifted above the tooth to clear an infection, a lesion taking out of the area and sutured. Following on from my surgery and despite … read more
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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Doctoral Degree
5,849 satisfied customers
Extraction of front tooth with view to implant. Implant not
Extraction of front tooth with view to implant. Implant not possible at the time because of the bone.....bone bits put in by dentist. Plastic tooth on a plate now in use. no pain. But..........it look… read more
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
5,849 satisfied customers
I had a bovine graft and collagen plug put in an upper molar
I had a bovine graft and collagen plug put in an upper molar after an extraction. The bovine and plug fell out several days later, so the dentist put more bovine and once again stitched another plug i… read more
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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Doctoral Degree
5,849 satisfied customers
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