Consequences of not replacing missing tooth/teeth

Who loves living with missing tooth/teeth? Cosmetically, missing a tooth isn’t fun. It can feel uncomfortable or embarrassing to have a gap in your teeth. Missing a tooth can also be harmful to your dental health. It is very important to replace the tooth with either a dental implant, a dental bridge, removable partial dentures, […]

Dental Implants

We recently discussed the psychological effects of missing teeth and the various methods we can go for to replace missing tooth/teeth. We went into details to discuss dentures. In this article we shall focus on dental implants. what are Dental Implants? Dental implants are replacement tooth roots. Implants provide a strong foundation for fixed (permanent) […]

Dental Bridges as a way to replace missing tooth/teeth

What are Dental Bridges Bridges and crowns are fixed prosthetic devices that are cemented onto existing teeth or implants by a dentist. Crowns are used most commonly to entirely cover or “cap” a damaged tooth or cover an implant. Bridges are commonly used to cover a space if you’re missing one or more teeth. They […]

Are you Mindful of Oral Hygiene while wearing Masks?

Now that masks have become our new normal, Our Doctors would like you to be aware of smell that should not be treated normally. Especially if you can smell your breathe from within your mask and it is not pleasant. Sometimes the bad odor could be brought about by meals we consume but then again […]

Bothered by a Gummy Smile?

A person’s smile is one of the first things people remember. We notice how large, straight, crooked, white, or yellow their teeth are or whether or not they have braces. We also notice those things they might prefer we didn’t see as well. Characteristics like too much gum show or a “gummy smile” and things […]

Stages of Tooth Decay

Decay happens when acids in your mouth attack the hard outer layer of your teeth (enamel) through a process called de-mineralization. It starts small, undetectable to the naked eye. Then it progresses, travelling through the protective layers of the tooth. Eventually, it reaches the inner chamber where infection can cause serious damage. Don’t let decay […]

Are you suffering from Dental Anxiety?

What is Dental Anxiety Dental anxiety is a term used to describe fear, anxiety or stress in a dental setting. Being scared to visit the dentist can result in delaying or avoiding dental treatment.  Dental anxiety can be associated with certain triggers such as needles, drills or the dental setting in general.  When dental anxiety […]

Breastfeeding and Dental Health

Breastfeeding is one of the first (and most personal) decisions a mother makes for her baby. It can help your baby’s body fight infections and reduce health risks like asthma, ear infections, among others. Nursing moms may lower their chances of developing breast and ovarian cancer. But did you know breastfeeding can impact the dental […]

When was the last time you had your teeth cleaned?

When was the last time you had a professional dental clinic visit? Hopefully, you have not skipped too many cleanings since these can have a significant impact on your health in general. This procedure will also help you to keep your smile as bright as ever. Poor oral hygiene leads to a host of serious […]