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
2 February 2021
A child's dental health affects other facets of their life. When they have a pain-free, bright and healthy mouth, they will positively interact with other people. Furthermore, it will boost their self-esteem, making them better in their day-to-day activities, including academics. Because of that, you must make sure that your children maintain proper at-home oral hygiene practices. Moreover, you should take them to a children's dentist for regular dental-check-ups, at least twice a year.