Dental Radiography is one of the most valuable imaging techniques used in modern dental health care. It makes possible the diagnosis of physical conditions that would otherwise be difficult to identify, and its judicious use is of considerable benefit to the patient. What are dental x-rays?Dental x-rays function just like any other type of x-ray. …
Dear readers My apologies for the lateness. It is amazing how quickly 2017 went by! We nearing 2018 !! I hope your new year went alright!! Over here I am glad to announce that I have opened my own surgery and it is going wonderfully well.. Taking my time with my new patient base and …
Oral halitosis. What is it? The Halitosis, also known as bad breath, is defined as the set of unpleasant odors from the mouth. This is a problem that affects 1 in 2 and can have adverse effects on relationships, emotional and social as well as professional.
TMJ stands for TemporoMandibularJoint. The joint occurs between the mandible and the temporal bone that is between the lower jaw and the bone at the temple near the eyes. The joint itself can show pain/dysfunction and internal displacement of the disc.
Oh My God!My apologies for the lateness!! This weekend has been hectic with plenty ceremonies I had to attend :P! Nevertheless I have not forgotten about you all! Today’s topic will be about Dental Prosthetics!
The longevity of a dental filling depends on many factors. 1. the size of the cavity 2. the dental filling material 3. the technique 4. oral hygiene 5. force exerted
It’s the festive season packed with weddings , engagements , graduation ceremonies, religious gatherings and so on . Dental offices are booked for dental cleanings and whitening for these special occasions. I have been asked time and again these two valuable questions : How to avoid staining the teeth? What can we do at home …
Why do gums bleed? Let’s be honest, bleeding is not pleasant. If we find blood oozing from our gums , definitely something is going on. The bleeding is usually noticed during, or following, toothbrushing or eating. When bleeding occurs spontaneously , the patient , may complain of tasting blood on awakening in the morning.