Excellent tooth replacement in Sydney

How Long Do Dental Implants Last?

If you are looking for an excellent tooth replacement, the best option is the dental implants. Dental implants are more durable than dentures and bridge as it can last for 10 to 15 years or even more.

The durability of dental implants depends on how you maintain good oral hygiene. You need to make sure that you provide adequate brushing and flossing to maintain healthy gums and teeth.

The location of the tooth implant is also one of the factors that can determine if how long the implant will last. Implants in the back of the mouth usually have a shorter duration than the front tooth because it is always being strain by chewing.

There are three common types of dental implants that you can choose from Endosteal, Subperiosteal, and Zygomatic.Excellent tooth replacement in Sydney

The most common form of dental implant is the Endosteal implants, these dental implants are placed in the jawbone using high-grade titanium alloy shaped like screws, fixed into the jaw where false teeth are being screwed into.

Next is Subperiosteal implants this is an alternative way for patients who do not want to, undergo a bone augmentation procedure to rebuild it or do not have enough healthy natural jawbone for the procedure.

The dental implants are placed under the gum but on, or above, the jawbone.

And lastly Zygomatic implants, this implant is less common but a little complicated to do. The implant is placed on the cheekbone rather than the upper jaw.

Dental implant cost in Sydney are quite expensive so it is important that you are 100% committed for this treatment to work.

 

 

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