Posts Tagged Dental Health

Few Facts about Dentist Drill & It’s Uses

Today, people are suffering with various dental problems caused due to lack of hygienic dental habits. Build up of food particles inside the gaps of teeth lead to tooth cavity and its decay. Failing to clean the food particles leads to development of bacteria on teeth and it becomes tough to clean with brush. Hence […]

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Treatment for Temporomandibular Joint Disorder

Temporomandibular joint is the joint which connects the mandible to the skull. Pain or misalignment or dysfunctioning of tempororomandibular joint causes disorder. This can be treated by various ways such as: Non-surgical treatment Most jaw or joint problems are temporary and this can be treated with non surgical methods where surgery is not required. Non […]

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Effects of Smoking & Consumption of Tobacco Products on Oral Cancer

Oral cancer is the uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells in the oral cavity that leads to the growth of tumor. The oral cavity includes mouth, lips, tongue, throat and teeth. Oral cancer is a form of head and neck type cancer. An important factor for oral cancer is tobacco products. That can be due to […]

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Retainer Therapy and Orthodontic Appliances for Teeth or Jaw Problems

A retainer is an orthodontic appliance used for dental therapy to bring correction in alignment of the jaw. Retainer therapy is used for the people who need dental braces and for the people who are facing the problem of sleep apnea. There are different types of retainer therapy appliances available and of these, the appliances […]

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AlloDerm Dental Treatment

AlloDerm is to restore the damaged gums of the teeth using grafting process. Treatment is carried out in a natural process by taking the skin from the human and modified from this natural tissue. This treatment is given to the people with following conditions: People who loss underlying bone During the loss of gingiva When […]

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Procedure Before Putting On Dental Braces

Before getting the braces put, many people are stressed before the treatment starts, this happens due to the unawareness of the treatment. They think that braces could be painful as well as harmful. Well, all the stories heard are wrong. An orthodontist helps the patient to lower their nervousness by giving them counseling regarding the […]

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Cavity Culprits You may not Know

Despite we know brushing and flossing is an important part of maintaining good oral hygiene, tooth decay is still common and occurs in around 40 – 45% people especially in children aged 2-11 years. Therefore, as part of good oral health regime, not only brushing and flossing should be done but also you need to […]

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Mouth Problems in Children

In childhood children face many mouth problems such as cold sores, canker sores, oral thrush and herpangina. In this article we will discuss about each of the mouth problem along with its causes, symptoms and treatment. Cold sores: It is commonly seen in children. Cold sores are also called fever blisters though it does not […]

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Halitosis – Bad Breath

Bad breath in medical terminology is called as halitosis. It affects people at some point of time in their lives. Some types of bad breath like morning mouth are normal and they usually are not health concerns. Bad breath is often cause of poor dental hygiene. It may worsen with certain lifestyle habits and the […]

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Dental Crown Lengthening Steps and Post Operative Instructions

Are you worried about your gummy smile? Is most of your teeth covered by gum tissue? Then dental crown lengthening is the answer to expose most of your teeth portion and improve your smile. Dental crowning is a oral surgery that should be performed by the dentist. Dental crowning is done to candidates who have […]

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