The main two reasons someone may not be a candidate for this procedure is bone loss, and health history. Bone Loss A CT scan will tell your doctor how much bone you have. In some cases, bone grafting can be done to add bone to those who have minimal bone quantities. Bone grafting does increase the healing time as well as treatment costs. For those who have minimal or below minimal bone requirements, placing dental implants can pose a high risk for future implant failure. For those who don’t have enough bone for a fixed implant restoration should consider an implant […]

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