How to make sure that your dental implants are permanent

How to make sure that your dental implants are permanent

Dental implants are strong, flawless looking and have a smile saving purpose of replacing missing teeth. Chances of your body rejecting dental implants are very minimal. Still, you are required to give better care to your implants, for the crown to last permanently.

Key takeaways:

– Right after receiving the dental implants, follow every pain soothing, cleaning and eating instruction that your dentist gives you.

– As your dental implants heal, avoid interfering with the site, keep the implants free of food particles and use a mouthwash to swish.

– After healing, eat teeth healthy foods and maintain high levels of oral cleanliness by utilising a soft bristled toothbrush and an unwaxed tape floss. .

Dental implants could last a lifetime if they are well taken care of. Have a bright smile by taking frequent visits to the dentist and following instructions.

For more information, visit:

Matthew Houlton BDS(Sheffield) MFGDP(UK)

I’m Matthew Houlton, principal dentist and practice owner of Manor House Dental Practice.

Qualified from Sheffield dental hospital in 1993.

Post graduate training with Paul Tipton (Specialist Prosthodontist) from 2005-2007.

Diploma for Membership of the Faculty of General Dental Practice (UK) 2007.

Special interest in Orthodontics.

Yorkshire Deanary Fixed Appliance Training Scheme 2002-2004.

I have worked at York Hospital’s orthodontic department one session a week since 2009.

Member of the British Society of Occlusal Studies (the study of temporomandibular disorder).

I have two children, who keep me busy when I am not at the practice. I take a keen interest in and teach Aikido, a martial art, to keep a healthy mind and body.