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ORAL HEALTH = OVERALL HEALTH
We all know the importance…Continue
Added by Dr. Krinita Motwani on October 17, 2018 at 6:05am — No Comments
Bleeding gums are a sure sign that something is wrong with your oral health and can cause serious problems. Gum disease is caused by inadequate removal of plaque.
Now you must be wondering what plaque is?
Added by Dr. Krinita Motwani on October 8, 2018 at 3:13am — No Comments
Do you look in the mirror and see stained yellow teeth?
Are you craving pearly whites?
Well, fret no more! Tooth whitening is now one of the most popular cosmetic dentistry treatments.
Do you find yourself wondering…. “Is tooth whitening safe?” Then this article is…Continue
Have you been deliberately postponing your routine dental visit?
Are you waiting for a dental problem to come up?
Don’t let excruciating pain be the only reason to take you to the dentist.
Here are some signs that require a…Continue
Added by Dr. Krinita Motwani on September 4, 2018 at 3:30am — No Comments
Are gaps between your teeth not letting you smile openly?
Then, dental bonding is your superhero.
It is a procedure in which a very thin layer tooth colored material is applied on the tooth and hardened with the help of visible light. The material bonds…Continue
Added by Dr. Krinita Motwani on August 23, 2018 at 2:22am — No Comments
Just got a cavity filled?.. Floss.
New cap?.. Floss.
Whitened your tooth?.. Floss.
Just ate food?.. Floss.
Why so much flossing?
Did you know a single piece of dental floss can help you prevent gum disease and cavities ??
Flossing is the easiest, cheapest and most neglected…Continue
Added by Dr. Krinita Motwani on August 11, 2018 at 3:21am — No Comments
You have usually seen a big frown on your child’s face as soon as the word “Dentist”comes up. The panic is because of a big guy with scary instruments and needles working in their mouth. It is very important to make the child like the dentist so that they understand the importance of good…Continue
Added by Dr. Krinita Motwani on August 1, 2018 at 6:00am — No Comments
Wisdom teeth are the last 4 teeth in each side of the upper and lower jaw. They usually erupt between 17 to late 20s. Wisdom teeth often come out with pain and uneasiness as they don’t always have sufficient…Continue
Added by Dr. Krinita Motwani on July 19, 2018 at 2:31am — No Comments
You brush, you floss and you do many things to keep your teeth clean and healthy. But how much have you thought about the specific types of food that go into your mouth.
There are foods that can help in keeping your teeth strong and healthy and there are foods that can increase the acidity and erode the…Continue
Added by Dr. Krinita Motwani on July 6, 2018 at 7:52am — No Comments
“Preserve your natural teeth…...Root canals are really not as terrifying as you may have heard…..”
If you were recently informed that you need a root canal, chances are the minute you left your dental office, you immediately began scouring the internet for information on this well known – but…Continue
Added by Dr. Krinita Motwani on June 22, 2018 at 2:57am — No Comments
“Add white to your wardrobe with our teeth whitening”
May be you have always wanted a beautiful smile or your teeth have yellowed over time or you are not happy with the staining that results from drinking coffee, tea or cola. Whatever your reason for wanting whiter teeth, you are not alone. Just like…Continue
Added by Dr. Krinita Motwani on June 12, 2018 at 2:20am — No Comments
Years ago, a physician who suspected heart disease would probably not refer the patient to a gum specialist. The same went for diabetes, pregnancy or just about any other medical condition. Times have changed.... The past 5 – 10 years have seen ballooning interest in possible links between healthy mouth and…Continue
Added by Dr. Krinita Motwani on June 2, 2018 at 3:02am — No Comments
If you have been thinking about visiting your neighbourhood dentist for the first time you might want to have a copy of the following essential questions to ask during your initial visit. This set of questions will help you to decide whether you should book for a second visit or not.......your first dental visit is the appropriate time for you to know the dentist better. Apart from how the dentist handled your questions, it is also best for you to notice the way the staff treated you , the…Continue
Added by Dr. Krinita Motwani on May 22, 2018 at 4:53am — No Comments
Why have a broken smile??? Repair your teeth today!!!
A cracked, broken or chipped front tooth is the most common dental accident that can occur to anyone, anytime….
Reasons for cracked tooth…
Added by Dr. Krinita Motwani on May 7, 2018 at 3:11am — No Comments
So let’s check out what’s the real deal with your teeth??…Continue
Added by Dr. Krinita Motwani on April 19, 2018 at 3:22am — No Comments
“To eat is a necessity…to eat healthy is an art…”
Who doesn’t want to smile bright??? Well everybody wants to have brighter and whiter teeth…
But did you know there are certain foods which can help you in getting brighter and whiter teeth???
Just chewing on apples helps scrub your teeth. Apples also have a high…Continue
Added by Dr. Krinita Motwani on March 29, 2018 at 1:41am — No Comments
You always want to smile, be healthy and feel good. That is why taking care of your oral cavity is very important. Remember when it comes down to your beautiful smile, being and feeling healthy…dentistry is not expensive, neglect is. You should see the dentist at least every 6 months for regular…Continue
Added by Dr. Krinita Motwani on March 6, 2018 at 2:11am — No Comments
So think of the last time when you went to your dentist…if it’s been a while then it’s time to schedule that appointment. Whether you are 80…Continue
Added by Dr. Krinita Motwani on February 26, 2018 at 2:01am — No Comments
So you went to your dentist and you were told to get scaling(oral prophylaxis) done and all of sudden all those myths and misconceptions you have heard…Continue
Added by Dr. Krinita Motwani on February 10, 2018 at 3:39am — No Comments
Do you wake up with pain and discomfort in your teeth, jaws and face and some tenderness in your neck as well as head region???
So this habit which you have unknowingly developed is known as bruxism or teeth grinding.
Teeth grinding is a common habit, but that doesn’t mean it’s harmless. Forces generated by grinding of teeth are capable enough to wear down a tooth or even loosen them.
Added by Dr. Krinita Motwani on January 29, 2018 at 3:26am — No Comments