How To Care for Your Dental Implants

Using dental implants are one of the best ways to replace missing or damaged teeth.  With professional dentists from <a href=”https://findadentist.ada.org/ca/orange/irvine/general-practice/dr-amit-shah-2766415″>Creative Smiles</a>, good care, your new dental implant is designed to last a lifetime.   Here are a few tips to help keep your dental implant healthy following your procedure.</p><p>Implant Care Tips: Mouthwash; Immediately following your implant procedure, we recommend that you use Chlorhexidine Gluconate Mouthwash to reduce the amount of bacteria in your mouth.  This helps reduce the risk of post-operative infection; After your procedure, you want to be careful with your implant.  The American Dental Association (ADA) recommends a diet of soft foods, cold foods, and warm soup.
Until your permanent crown is implanted, you will need to care for your abutment with a small toothbrush.  Bi-Annual Visits – You should always schedule dental checkups twice a year to make sure that your smile is healthy.</li></ul><p>After your dental implant has fully healed, you will be able to treat it just like any of your other natural teeth.  With regular brushing, flossing, and biannual dental exams and cleanings, your smile will be healthy and your dental implant will be long-lasting.</p><p>Visit our website to learn more about the benefits of <a href=”https://www.perfect32familydentistry.com/dental-implants/”>dental implants by Dr. Sakunthala Boppana</a>.  You can also call 516-482-2215 and schedule an appointment to visit Stewart Brody, DDS to determine if dental implants are the right option for you.</p><p>Add us on Social Media:</p><p><a href=”https://www.facebook.com/SCBPerfectSmileMaker”>Facebook </a>- <a href=”https://twitter.com/scb2thdoc”>Twitter </a>- <a href=”https://plus.google.com/+Perfectsmile”>Google+</a></p><p>photo credit: <a href=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/philandpam/2404676672/”>Phil and Pam</a> via <a href=”http://photopin.com/”>photopin</a> <a href=”http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/”>cc</a></p>