Did you ever experience the feeling of being embarrassed when you are talking to someone and you’ve noticed they are covering their nose or simply ending the conversation with you early? Or have you experienced brushing and to your surprised there’s blood when you gargle? If you answered to these questions YES, you might be […]
Are you worried it’s because you feel this severe pain in your in your face particularly in your jaw joint area , perhaps your neck and shoulders or probably have hard time chewing because of a pain you feel around the ear?Well, if you say yes to any of these pain you might be […]
It was quoted by one Spanish novelist and poet, ,Miguel de Cervantes “ Every tooth in a man’s head is more valuable than a diamond”.
But the question is what if your starting to lose these teeth? Would it also lose the confidence in you? It’s reality, if you have beautiful teeth , it can […]
General dentists serve as your first line of defense against oral health problems. Although general dentists provide primarily preventative care and minor restorative therapy, they often are able to perform a wide array of dental procedures, including cosmetic treatments.
Although general dentists typically forgo postgraduate dental specialist education programs, their training does not necessarily end with […]
Pediatric dentists require an extra two to three years of dental training that prepare them in meeting the unique dental needs of infant children and adolescent dental care. This also includes those with special health care needs.
Differentiating itself from regular dentistry pediatric dentistry emphasizes the establishment of trust and confidence in children with their dentists. […]
Cosmetic dentistry is a discipline within dentistry in which the primary focus is the modification of appearance of a patient’s oral cavity and surrounding structures, in conjunction with the prevention and treatment of organic, structural, or functional oral disease.
Cosmetic Dental treatment options include:
Whitening, or “tooth bleaching”
Contouring also know as Tooth reshaping
Orthodontic treatment can focus on dental displacement only, or can deal with the control and modification of facial growth. In the latter case it is better defined as “dentofacial orthopedics”. Orthodontic treatment can be carried out for purely aesthetic reasons-improving the general appearance of patients’ teeth and face for cosmetic reasons-but treatment is often prescribed […]
Root Canal is the commonly used term for the main canals within the dentin of the tooth. These are part of the natural cavity within a tooth that consists of the dental pulp chamber, the main canals, and sometimes more intricate anatomical branches that may connect the root canals to each other or to the […]
Temporomandibular joint disorder (TMJ), is an umbrella term covering acute or chronic inflammation of the temporomandibular joint, which connects the lower jaw to the skull. The disorder and resultant dysfunction can result in significant pain and impairment. Because the disorder transcends the boundaries between several health-care disciplines – in particular, dentistry, neurology, physical therapy, and […]
The art and science of examination, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases affecting the periodontium; a study of the supporting structures of the teeth, including not only the normal anatomy and physiology of these structures but also the deviations from normal. Periodontists are also expert in the placement and maintenance of dental implants.
The word “periodontal” literally […]