A dental implant is a very old technique for fixing missing teeth but people always took it wrong, as that were afraid whether it will give permanent solution for the dental issue of it is just temporary. Since dental implants look and feel like real teeth, people are prioritizing it to improve their teeth’s beauty, confidence, and self-esteem. Many people have gaps in their mouth due to missing tooth can also smile with showing all teeth with pride.
However, this does not prove that dental implant can give lifetime smile. People ask about the life of their dental implant and they have queries like what to eat, how to take care of dental implant, does it act like natural teeth we have or any other doubts. Here is the answer to all these questions.
Is Dental Implant Permanent?
Dentists always try to give you best treatment you need for your dental implant. In fact, they do assure you for long life for your dental implant but it not in dentists hand whether you have that lifespan for your dental implant or not. It completely depends on you—how you take care of it. Dental implant last forever also depends on other factors such as:
- Daily brushing, flossing, seeing dentist occasionally etc can help in getting lifetime smile with a dental implant.
- Avoid chewing, biting down extremely hard items like pen tips, pencil, and opening caps of bottles
How Long Dental Implant Last In Bone Grafting Process
Less than 10% of people need bone grafting to increase the density and strength of bone so that their dental implant keeps intact with bones. Loss of jawbones density often happens due to disease, tooth loss, or trauma. It is the ideal method to maintain lifetime smile after implant.