Dental Implant Frequently Asked Questions

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A dental implant is the best long term solution for a missing tooth. Most people worry about dental implants because they associate them with other types of implants. Dental implants are made in a single session and without any pain. Let’s learn more about them in this article about dental implant frequently asked questions. What […]

The Dental Implant Process

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Dental Implant Consultation The dental implant process begins with a consultation from an implant specialist. Your general dentist may not be the person to perform this consultation. Be sure to ask whether they have experience in this process. There are some dentists that perform the entire procedure including surgery. It may seem easier to see […]

The Causes of Dental Implant Failure

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Dental implant failure is very rare. In fact, dental implant surgery has a success rate of 95%. When surgical failures happen, they are typically due to improper patient selection. Causes of Failure Implants fail for numerous reasons. Causes include biological or microbiological factors, biomechanical factors, biomaterial factors, and implant surface treatments. Potential complications involved in […]