Success or failure of an implant depends on the health and oral hygiene of the patient. Implants can last as long as 15 years or more according to studies. Oral implants have a very high level of success.
3 MYTHS ABOUT TOOTH IMPLANTS
Most of the patients say “that was much easier than the extraction of a tooth.”
Dental implants DO NOT COST much more than an average 3 tooth bridge. A bridge will have to replaced on average every 7-15 years, dental implants most likely never need to be replaced.
Implant usually takes 3-4 months on average. A bridge 3-6 weeks. It is a short term sacrifice for a long term benefit!