What Factors Contribute to the Long-term Success of Dental Implants?
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Health of implants
There are many factors that can influence the outcome of implants
1. General health - like anything when your health suffers it may have an impact on your mouth 2. Hygiene maintenance - critical you have a program set up with a dentist and you perform good care at home 3. Design of the teeth for stress distribution - This is in your dentists control4. Bite force - If you have a heavy bite this may impact the outcome, you should ask your dentist for a night guard to protect the teeth
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