Because their immune system is weaker than others’, HIV patients may need innovative implant and oral surgery. The question is: Is it safe for HIV patients to have implant surgery? This article will talk about dental implants for patients with HIV, and how these patients can maintain good oral hygiene despite their condition.
The weak immune system can be identified from the mouth since there are different HIV teeth and mouth symptoms that are commonly experienced. In the past when little information was available about HIV, dentists were among the first to identify the weakening immune system of the patients on the dental chair.