What are the risks of getting a mini dental implant?

Are there risks to the actual procedure?

Doctor Answers 2

Mini dental implants

The risk of getting mini dental implants is the same as getting any dental implant. The design of the denture retained with the mini implant and bite are important factors as mini dental implants are narrow. 

Risk of getting mini dental implants

Hi, 

In order to ensure your mini dental implant procedure remains safe, I would advise getting a CT scan of your bone. Your dentist will be able to tell you if you have enough bone to support the nail for the dental implant. Mini dental implants need to have a bone that will be able to support the smaller screw,

Rajan Sharma, DDS
Chicago Dentist

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