If there is any treatment, that guarantees you its success—it is definitely dental implant. It has a remarkably high-success rate not less than 98%. The dental implant also offers the ample of benefits that are beneficial for health but also give you confident smile. Even after 98% success rate, there is 2% failure rate too—it means giving more time and expense to fix it again. Surviving implant failure is not tough but it takes lots of care and time. Luckily, some steps are there that prevent it from happening to you — like why dental implant causes and how to prevent it.
Cause of Dental Implant Failure
When a dental implant is placed in a healthy patient who does smoke, a dental implant may have very high-rate of survival but when there is an infection in bone tissues in the area of the implant—this condition is known as peri-implantitis diminishes. This is a bond between the bones and implant and when this bond is weak, it can cause implant fall out.
Peri-implantitis is a result of poor hygiene after implant. A doctor can settle the infection at the time of procedure but it can trigger when patient smoke or chew tobacco, some mechanical issue with implant etc.
Preventing Dental Implant
When you find out your dental implant has become loose and not attached to your jaw, or it is giving hints that it is loose and lost the connection between bones and implant—consult a doctor immediately. However, before it does not twist the implant as it may cause bone degeneration and you may lose complete implant.
The doctor will determine what to do further with implant means if it tself leaves the bone surface or a patient have a problem with an abutment or prosthetic tooth then will proceed further accordingly.