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Did you know that a smile is more than just a reaction to a positive or funny situation.
Smiling can have several physical, social and physiological benefits, too.
Here is an infographic that I like to refer to when explaining the importance of a healthy smile.
Did you know…Continue
Added by Michael Lentini on January 19, 2017 at 11:51pm — No Comments
So you want to whiten your teeth but you have no clue where to start? Here are the basics of teeth whitening including some of the most popular methods you can use to get that smile brighter and those teeth a dazzling shade of white.
What Is Teeth Whitening?
When you look at your…Continue
Added by Tariq Drabu on January 19, 2017 at 7:30am — No Comments
Whether it’s due to trauma, decay, or gum disease, there are multiple reasons why you could lose your teeth. But you'll still need a bit of help to smile and eat, and with dentures you can go about carrying on with your life.
How do you go from gums to grinning?Whether you are a first-time denture-wearer…Continue
Added by Tariq Drabu on January 15, 2017 at 9:12am — No Comments
We give so much importance to brushing our teeth and flossing that we forget that cleaning our tongue is also crucial for our oral health. Like brushing, we should also make cleaning our teeth a part of our daily schedule.
There are lots of bacteria present in your mouth and majority of them stay on your tongue. Bacteria and residual food particles in your mouth can cause a serious problem like halitosis which…Continue
Added by Dr. Orest Frangopol on January 12, 2017 at 5:29am — No Comments
It’s difficult to decide on what course you’ll enter when you’re in college. There are actually many practical courses to choose to have a potential career once you graduate. Dentistry is one of the challenging courses because it has long academic years to complete and you have to practice the dental training in public by hiring someone with unhealthy teeth and gums then you’ll try to experiment on them.
Added by Richard Pearce on January 10, 2017 at 4:21am — No Comments
Oggi, le spese mediche stanno bruciando le nostre tasche. E 'un'ironia che le prestazioni mediche di base sono così costosi nei paesi più avanzati.
Comunque, perché non c'è altra alternativa; Turismo dentale sta risolvendo questo problema. Luoghi come la Moldavia stanno spianando vari modi per i trattamenti dentali a prezzi bassi e in piùc'èuna serie di cliniche dentaliin Moldavia che offrono servizi di alta qualità.
Se tu o qualsiasi dei tuoi familiari soffre di…Continue
Added by Dentist Country on January 7, 2017 at 2:16am — No Comments
2 day Damon Course in London UK on February 25th and 26th, 2017. Faculty will be Dr Nancy Almeida, specialist Orthodontist. The course fee is 990 GBP, payment can be done at our webpage below. You also get 5 years of free Post Course Mentoring from Dr Almeida.
Added by Ravi Kumar on January 6, 2017 at 7:28am — No Comments
The difference between Invisalign and Braces
Invisalign in Brooklyn NY is a treatment that uses aligners to achieve well aligned teeth. It is an alternative for metal braces and it is used for correcting crowded or crooked teeth and gaps or overbites found between the teeth. The Invisalign treatment…Continue
Added by JENNIFER PLOTNICK on January 4, 2017 at 12:18pm — No Comments
When do you need dental crowns?
If you want to achieve the smile you always dreamt about, then it is time to get crowns to cover your teeth and to help in restoring them to normal size and shape. A dental crown in Grand Rapids is capable of making your tooth stronger and to improve its overall appearance. A crown is used…Continue
Added by Peter Zwier on January 3, 2017 at 12:35pm — No Comments
Everyone loves to have a healthy smile, Learn more how to get a brighter and healthier smile this christmas. Tips for a healthy smile.
* Follow routine:…Continue
Added by Harvey Chin on December 26, 2016 at 7:30am — No Comments
After 33 years in private practice in periodontics, dental implants, and bone regeneration, I am constantly looking for ways to tweak the treatment protocols to achieve faster treatment turnaround times while…Continue
Added by aravind krishnan on December 23, 2016 at 10:23pm — No Comments
Few Days Back one of my patient came to clinic with a complaint of severe pain in the left posterior region of lower arch .On examination it was found to be due to an infected impacted 3rd molar.
As usual ,antibiotics was prescribed .But patient seemed to be reluctant .She came to me and asked a question "Doc,I am planning to have a baby and we are trying for that.Does antibiotics affect conception ?"
Ans : Antibiotics have no fertility-inducing properties.
Added by aravind krishnan on December 23, 2016 at 10:20pm — No Comments
Do you have a child in your home ? Then the following chart may give you an idea about the teeth and their eruption status .
Few terminologies i would like to introduce
1.Natal Teeth and Neonatal Teeth - According
to the definition presented by Massler and Savara
(1950),taking only the time of eruption as reference, natal
teeth are those observable in the oral cavity at birth and neonatal
teeth are those that erupt during the…
Added by aravind krishnan on December 23, 2016 at 10:18pm — No Comments
When i first heard about this syndrome ,My first expression was ok a cooked up one for sure .Interestingly when i searched about this syndrome ,i came upon literally thousands of weirdest diseases and syndromes that could happen to the human entity.
Funny thing ?Lot many syndromes doesnt have a known etiology as well .…
Added by aravind krishnan on December 23, 2016 at 10:00pm — No Comments
In 1944, Don Gardner wrote the famous song with lyrics that included "All I want for Christmas is my two front teeth". Little did he know that over 72 years later, we can make this wish become a reality in one day. It is interesting to see how many of our patients are trying to restore their smiles and function before the holidays. With the current implant design features which include roughened surfaces,…Continue
Added by George Harouni DDS on December 20, 2016 at 4:30am — No Comments
To be able to enjoy anything lifelong, it is imperative that we take good care of it. As much as this holds true for our cars, home appliances, and laptops, it also holds good for our teeth. It goes without saying that one needs to brush, floss, keep away from cavity causing food, and pay a visit to the orthodontist (as per their recommendation) to keep their teeth healthy. While most of us know the importance of maintaining oral hygiene, we may not know why it is so crucial…Continue
Added by Dr Shrenik Parmar on December 14, 2016 at 8:30am — No Comments
In present scenario, it's very important to take care of child tooth. Follow these steps to prevent dental diseases and keep his oral life healthy.
1. Try to go for regular dental checkup:…Continue
Added by Harvey Chin on December 13, 2016 at 6:01am — No Comments