How Old Should One Be for Dental Implants? – Practical Answers

Dental implants are a significant part of modern dental medicine, but many wonder when they become eligible for implant therapy. In this article, we share experiences and insights from leading dentists and patients.

**Age and Health:**

"There are no age restrictions for dental implants," says Dr. Hans, a dentist with over 20 years of experience. "However, the doctor checks your overall health and bone conditions."

**Case Studies:**

Mrs. Schmidt, aged 68, received two implants after having her last molars removed: "I feel much better and can enjoy life again."

**Research and Innovation:**

"We conduct research with older patients to explore the potential of implants in this age group," says Dr. Ingrid, a dental implant researcher.


Dental implants can enhance your quality of life regardless of age.

Consult your dentist for the best option for your teeth!


  1. Can one begin implant therapy at any time?
    Yes, but good health and bone structure are required.
  2. How often should one visit the dentist yearly?
    Regular check-ups are essential for a healthy tooth and jaw structure.
  3. Are dental implants expensive?
    Costs depend on factors like the number of implants and type of prosthesis.
  4. How long does treatment last?
    Duration varies per case and may take several months.