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Bone Grafting for Dental Implants NYC FAQ
How painful is a bone graft for dental implant?
After your bone graft procedure has been completed, you may experience minor discomfort, swelling and bruising in the area. For most patients, this procedure is relatively pain-free and perceived as more minor than it sounds.
Is bone grafting necessary for dental implants?
Bone grafting for dental implants is not necessary for all patients. Some patients require a bone graft when the jawbone has sustained damage such that the implant will not be fully supported.
Is bone grafting for dental implants safe?
Bone grafting for dental implant is completely safe. It significantly increases the likelihood of implant success in patients who have bone loss.
What is the success rate of bone grafts?
Initial bone grafts success rate is approximately 70-80%. When bone grafts fail, they can be repeated which will significantly increase the likelihood of success.