Dental implants are a popular and effective solution for people who have lost one or more teeth.

Dental implants Replacement Longevity Lifespan Maintenance Follow-up Check-ups Prognosis Complications Oral hygiene Bone density Implant failure Implant survival Implant success


They are designed to be a long-lasting and durable replacement option for natural teeth. Dental implants are surgically placed into the jawbone and allowed to fuse with the bone over time, creating a sturdy foundation for a crown or bridge. While dental implants have a high success rate, there are situations where replacement may be necessary.

One of the main reasons why a dental implant may need to be replaced is due to an infection. When bacteria accumulates around the implant site, it can lead to inflammation and bone loss, which can compromise the stability of the implant. If an infection is detected early, it can often be treated with antibiotics and other measures. However, if the infection has progressed, the implant may need to be removed and replaced.

Another reason why dental implants may need to be replaced is due to wear and tear over time. While dental implants are designed to be durable, they are not indestructible. With regular use and grinding, they may become worn down, and the crown or bridge that sits on top of the implant may need to be replaced. In this case, the implant itself can often be left in place, and only the crown or bridge needs to be replaced.

In some cases, a dental implant may fail due to poor bone quality. When the jawbone is unable to support the implant properly, it may become loose or unstable. This can happen if the bone is too thin or too soft to support the implant. If this occurs, the implant may need to be removed and replaced with a shorter or wider implant, or with additional bone grafting.

In conclusion, while it is not common for dental implants to need replacement, it is possible in certain situations. Maintaining good oral hygiene and scheduling regular dental checkups can help to prevent infection and ensure that any issues are detected early. If you are experiencing pain or discomfort around your dental implant, it is important to schedule an appointment with Algodones Custom Dental Art as soon as possible to determine the best course of action.

DDS Christian Corrales Fierro

In Custom Dental Art, He will be happy to assist you to this service.

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