We have found that age is a concern when a patient has not reached full development or growth of the jaws. Girls tend to reach this point after the age of 16 years while boys typically reach this point later. As far as elderly patients are concerned, they are the most common candidates for complete dental implant reconstruction. Since there are exceptions at any age, every patient must be examined prior to determining whether they are good candidates for dental implant procedures.
Blog / Age and dental implants: the facts.