TOOTH CAVITIES (DENTAL CARIES)

Cavities and tooth decay are one of the world’s most common dental problem especially seen in children, teenagers and older adults. However, any person who has teeth is susceptible to having cavities be it young, old or an infant too. Let’s get to know about this much neglected tooth disease.   WHAT ARE CAVITIES? A […]

Baby’s First Tooth – Facts Parents Should know

Do you see a white bud or a bulge erupting in your child’s oral cavity. Well it might be the time when your baby crosses the first dental milestone i.e first tooth eruption. Although its quite exciting but might be little problematic for few children and hence their parents. Let us understand few facts and tips […]

ORAL HEALTH – WHAT NOT TO DO

Even if we take utmost care of brushing and flossing daily, still certain practices cause more damage to the teeth than we can think of. Certain drinks, physical activities, and the foods we consume can damage their teeth and gums. In order to have a healthy and white smile, following practices are to be avoided […]

PERIODONTAL DISEASE

Periodontal (gum disease), commonly known as pyorrhea is basically  infection and inflammation of the structures around the teeth, which may include the gums, periodontal ligament and alveolar bone. This disease is very common in Indian population due to negligence in maintaining oral hygiene.   WHAT CAUSES PERIODONTAL DISEASE? First and most important factor leading to gum […]

BAD BREATH (HALITOSIS)

One of the most embarrassing and a common reason that lets you seek a dental professional help is bad breath. Unlike other dental problems, bad breath can cause significant worry, embarrassment, and anxiety. Although it is curable. Scientifically known as Halitosis, anyone can suffer from bad breath. However, in order to get rid of it, […]

TOOTH SENSITIVITY

Sudden pain or sensation experienced on having something cold or hot for example: an ice cream or a hot coffee is what we call as tooth sensitivity. However, this condition in dentistry is known as DENTIN HYPERSENSITIVITY. Sensitive teeth is a very common dental problem specially in middle age and older generations. It can be localized […]