A minor lip injury from accidentally nipping your lip when chewing gum or eating food rarely proves to be more than a minor nuisance. In most of these situations, the worst thing you’ll experience is a small, swollen or tender spot.
Your new dental implant is strong and reliable. However, if you fail to take good care of it, then there is a chance you could suffer extreme and serious consequences. So, it’s best to do all you can to keep your implant in the best shape possible.