28 April 2022
Getting your teeth whitened can really boost your confidence, whether you want to look great in photos or prepare for an important event. There are lots of ways to whiten your teeth, from special toothpaste to in-chair procedures performed by a dentist. This guide explains three reasons why getting your teeth whitened by your dentist is a good option. Whiten Your Teeth More Quickly If you get your teeth whitened by your dentist, you will probably find that the process is quicker.
8 March 2022
Your oral hygiene is a vital part of your overall health. Neglecting your oral wellbeing can cause many problems like tooth decay, gum disease and oral cancer. Poor oral hygiene is also linked with diabetes, heart disease and cancer. Remember that taking care of your oral health is a lifelong commitment. Brushing and flossing your teeth is great, but it isn't enough. You need to see your dentist a few times every year as part of your oral care routine.
14 January 2022
Having patchy, inconsistent or generally deficient dental enamel is a condition known as enamel hypoplasia. As a parent, don't be disappointed in yourself if your family dentist points out that your child is affected by enamel hypoplasia. It's quite inconspicuous, and it's difficult for anyone other than a dental professional to notice the condition, which is usually first identified in childhood after the permanent teeth have erupted. But is some missing or impaired enamel a big deal?
29 November 2021
When you are suffering from a toothache, you should contact your dentist right away to schedule an appointment. While you wait for your appointment, you can use the following tips to relieve the discomfort. 1. Choose the Correct Pain Medications Ibuprofen and paracetamol are both highly effective against dental pain. If taking just one of these medications does not provide sufficient pain relief, it is possible to take both at the same time, as long as you do not take more than the recommended dose of either one.
11 October 2021
Cosmetic dentistry is a branch of dental practice that deals with the aesthetic transformation of a patient's teeth and overall smile. Cosmetic dental procedures performed by qualified dentists can permanently improve a patient's overall appearance. Notably, cosmetic dentistry comprises different procedures, some of which are minor and others complex. Overall, the various treatments boost patients' self-esteem and confidence levels. That said, some procedures in cosmetic dentistry are currently more popular than others thanks to efforts by celebrity endorsements and influencers.
24 August 2021
Having a toothache not only means that you are in a lot of physical pain but can also cause you to worry about the possible reasons why your tooth hurts. To avoid anxiety building up, take a look at this list of common reasons for toothache to put your mind at risk. 1. Sensitivity Sometimes, what feels like a toothache is actually just dental sensitivity. If you have pain in multiple teeth, it doesn't necessarily mean that they are all affected by decay.
14 July 2021
Dentures are fantastic prosthetics that can really help those who struggle with their teeth lead a much more normal and enjoyable lifestyle. There is nothing worse than being self-conscious about your teeth and not wanting to go out because you might have to eat or even smile at someone. However, once dentures are in, you can still develop problems that need to be addressed, just like you would with your real teeth.
26 May 2021
Crooked and misaligned teeth can affect people in more ways than one might think. On top of affecting self-esteem and confidence, they can also make it difficult to chew and even speak. Thankfully, these days, there are many straightening procedures available to correct the alignment of your teeth. Whether you have an underbite or overbite, teeth spaced too far apart or too close together, or any other issue with occlusion, here are three procedures to talk through with your dentist.
23 April 2021
You probably roughly know how dental cavities work, and it's not pleasant. The protective enamel coating a tooth corrodes and is breached, leading to the deterioration of the underlying dentin. The deterioration can develop to a further depth, reaching the pulp chamber in the centre of the tooth, where its nerve is found, often requiring a root canal. Ultimately, even total loss of the tooth is possible. Clearly, a cavity needs to be filled.
9 March 2021
All dental problems require specialised treatment. However, some require immediate treatment due to their nature and severity. How fast you seek treatment when you have an emergency dental issue can determine whether or not you will keep the affected tooth. But, how do you know that your dental problem requires emergency dental services? Below are some common emergency dental issues requiring immediate professional dental care. 1. One or Some of Your Teeth Are Broken