Research reports indicates that many implants lasting 20 years or a life time, with proper care and regular yearly check-ups at your dental professional. Some parts of the implants may need replacing with time because of wear or deterioration. The dentures themselves should be replaced every 5-8 years and possibly relined every 2 years.

Factors which could reduce the life expectancy of your implants are:

  • your general health  
  • oral hygiene  
  • smoking  
  • grinding your teeth