how long do dental implants last

How Long Do Dental Implants Last

In dental implant surgery, tooth roots are replaced with metal posts that resemble screws, and damaged or missing teeth are replaced with prosthetic teeth that closely resemble genuine teeth in appearance and function. When there are insufficient natural tooth roots to allow for the construction of denture or bridgework tooth replacements, dental implant surgery can…

flossing with braces

Flossing With braces

After each meal, floss your teeth and braces to keep them clean, which will also help you stay on schedule with your treatment. When brushing your teeth while wearing braces, thread the floss behind each wire using a floss threader or special orthodontic floss. Leave a few inches of taut floss between your pointer fingers…