Can children have dental implants?
It is best to wait until a person has turned 18, or has stopped growing, before placing a dental implant. Any bone growth that occurs after the dental implant is placed can alter the position and look of the implant and the false tooth fixed to it.
Author: Jonathan Meddings
First answered: 06 Oct 2014
Last reviewed: 17 Oct 2018
Rating: 4.2/5 Votes: 133