A successful implant is the one that survives for a longer time without giving any problem to the person. But due to some reasons, implant can fail. In this situation, the first and foremost step is to identify the failing implant and reason for its failure. This will set the stage for next step of treatment. Then a tailor made treatment plan should be made according to the cause of failure.
The different methods and treatment modalities that are used to deal with dental implant failure are:
All is not lost if a dental implant fails. If an early detection is made, it is possible to save an implant. But in some rare cases, an implant cannot be tried again and other methods of restoration need to be considered. Your Implantologist is the best person to decide the course of treatment after an implant failure.