From The Blog of the Campbell Academy. – a routine “must read”.
“….It is absolutely crystal clear the patients who attend for routine maintenance get very little amounts of Peri-implant disease and the disease that they get is hugely treatable.
Whereas it is also absolutely clear that if they don’t attend the incidents of Peri-implant disease goes through the roof.
The number of dental implants placed in the United Kingdom over the last 10 years has rocketed and so here it comes.
Throughout that time there have been countless practitioners who have paid no attention to the fact that we have known for years that maintenance is the key to the reduction in Peri-implant disease…
….Peri-implant disease is a real reality even in the practices of people who do it properly, but for those who don’t it will be a disastrous long-term complication.”