Who needs dental implants?
Dental implants may be done to treatment patients of all ages with missing permanent teeth even for adolescents after puberty when jaw has ceased growing. Full jaw growth is typically around the age of 16 for females and 18 for males.
Dental implants can be used to restore missing permanent teeth that have been lost from injury, defects, disease or decay.
You’re implant dentist will do an assessment taking into account bone condition, medical history and dental needs in determine if dental implants is right for you.