Dental Implants How Long Should They Last?

One of our most common questions and perhaps one of the most difficult ones that patients ask us on a regular basis is, "How long will my Dental Implants last?".

Dental Implants

This is a difficult question because dental implants do not have an expiry date. What we know is, as long as the medical history of the patient is stable, the inside of the mouth has good bone, the gum is healthy around the implant and the other teeth are also healthy, there is no reason for the implant to fail.

We believe from a practical perspective the implant should last many decades. If we are a bit more scientific and if we look into the research and to the data that we have available, we have studies that