Patients Know Their Own Dental Implants
Dental implantology is a fast-growing field whose benefits are becoming increasingly well known, but that doesn’t mean that oral surgeons have all the answers in hand. Case in point: this recent study which suggested patients can often tell whether an implant is likely to develop complications long before a dental professional makes the same call:
Patients with new dental implants may be able to detect signs of trouble early enough to help prevent complications that can damage gums and bone, a British study suggests.
It is an interesting development that underscores two essential facts: one, that dental implants are surprisingly well-integrated with our bodies’ own biology, and two, that patients increasingly expect flawless performance from an implant.
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