The term of full implants exploitation depends on the health of the patient, as well as its lifestyle, but in order implant served as long term as possible, you need to follow care recommendations.
These recommendations are extremely important during the post-operative phase, because the mucous membrane of the mouth is more vulnerable to infection. The patient may need to take prescribed medicines, and apply solutions for rinsing. Subsequently, we need only to observe mouth hygiene, namely, to brush your teeth carefully (best electric or ultrasound brush) to prevent plaque formation on the implant. To clean between the teeth you should use special brushes, flosses and irrigators, which give the ability to remove food debris from inaccessible areas. Compliance with recommendations of implants care will extend the period of their service and prevent the development of inflammation and gum disease.