Smoking and dental implants

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mariya
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Mon May 06, 2019 6:32 am

Looking for your valuable advice here...I underwent a dental implant surgery 2 years back. Everything is fine now and, there are no negative effects of it until now. But the problem is I read a blog of a dental clinic which says that " Smoking Lead to Dental Implant Failure". Is it true? I'm a heavy smoker and now I'm really worried about it. Can a failed dental implant be replaced?
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Kevin Keith
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Mon May 06, 2019 6:58 am

For dental/medical advice you should consult with your health care professional. Welcome to PSF.
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