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Congenitally missing teeth
At what age is a teenager ready for implants?
13 years of age? 18?
 
Clinical situation
Clinical situation
Implants can safely be placed before facial growth is complete. It is hoever important to deliver finnal restorations after completion or the facial growth. (Teeth may migrate slightly during the last phase of growth while implants don't. Restoring implant too early may introduce incisal edge discrepancies.)
Clinical situation