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Breakages are part of life in many arenas including the dental one. While Dental Implants are very strong, being made of titanium or titanium alloy, they are not indestructible. On rare occasions very skinny diameter implants have been known to crack, particularly when the implant support has been inadequate or under-engineered or when loading conditions are just too excessive. A cracked implant means removal and staring over again if possible. Patients however, should not be overly concerned about implant breakages because it does happen so rarely. A more common problem of breakages has to do with the chipping or cracking of the porcelain crowns that are attached to the implants. This is not a serious problem because the crown can be replaced or repaired, unlike the cracked implant. If the functional load is very high, the crowns can be designed to have stronger metal cuspal surfaces.