Caring for your implant

Implant teeth bring back the look and function you once experienced with your natural teeth, just like natural teeth they require regular maintenance and it is important to maintain a  healthy tissue environment to support them.

Follow-up visits

It is advisable to attend regular dental check ups to look after your new teeth. Within a visit, we will discuss the necessary maintenance procedures and suggest the appropriate interval for future examination and maintenance visits.

Fixed prosthesis or single tooth – daily care

Regular and correct brushing is the key to a confident and bright smile. You can brush your new implant teeth just as you would brush your natural teeth, above and below the gum line, using a soft toothbrush.

It is also recommended to use toothpaste, a small amount of low-abrasive toothpaste used with the brush is recommended, to ensure long term success of the implant it must be thoroughly cleaned. It is therefore a good idea to follow a routine each time you brush your mouth, to ensure that all surfaces are cleaned.

More information caring for your implant:

Single tooth care

Bridge teeth care

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