A Good Pilot in Rough Waters: The Truth About Dental Implants
"I see a lot of patients that have issues with dental implants they've had placed. And they always tell "They told me this would last a lifetime".
I tell them "Well, it depends on how long you live".
The thing about dental implants is that while they are an excellent replacement of your teeth, the rare just that, replacements. Not the original. And NOTHING we place in your mouth is going to last you forever. But again. Depends on how long you live.
Fillings, crowns and yes, even implants, need maintenance and possible replacement over the span of time. Especially because people are losing teeth at a younger and younger age.
But to ...