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How Often Should You Get Teeth Scaling Done? Apr 21st, 2021

Teeth scaling is the most beneficial thing you can do for your oral health and to minimize dentist visits. Most persons brush twice or thrice a day. However, since brushing is such a mechanical routine that few people actually stop and understand the proper way of doing it. Adopt the...

Which is better- Flossing or Interdental Brushing? Apr 16th, 2021

Earlier we discussed the benefits of flossing and now we bring you advice on how to use interdental brushing. We know how important it is to clean between the teeth to ensure we have removed food particles & plaque. Under many situations, especially when the gaps between the teeth are...

How Can You Keep Your Gums Healthy? Apr 11th, 2021

Few people know the importance of gum health. If you are here, it means you are mindful of the fact that gums are as important as teeth for oral health.  It is the gums that hold the teeth together in the perfect way and protect them by providing armor underneath....

Bad Foods For Your Teeth Mar 30th, 2021

We all are aware of the importance of a good diet for the health of our teeth. But whatever we eat, first comes in contact with the teeth and oral cavity. Not all kinds of food items that go there are good for them. Many foods have ingredients that build...

Benefits of Flossing your Teeth Mar 21st, 2021

More than half the adult population of America suffers from gum & dental diseases. American Dental Association revealed that only16% of Americans floss their teeth every day. Besides professional scaling and root planning, the most significant factor in thwarting gum disease and tooth decay is maintaining personal hygiene at home....

Do You Suffer From Tooth Sensitivity? Mar 14th, 2021

Are you compelled to pass hot and cold stuff because they hurt your teeth? Most probably you have sensitive teeth.  Cavities also tend to create the same symptoms, so consult your dentist about it.  Dentin Hypersensitivity or tooth sensitivity is a condition where you feel pain or irritation in the...

Dental Implants vs Dentures Mar 6th, 2021

Dental implants are fast gaining popularity as a superior substitute for missing teeth compared to dentures. Dentures are made by Prosthodontists whereas a trained Implantologist performs implantation. In this article we will understand what purpose they serve, the pros, cons and which one is more suitable for you.   What...

Teeth Whitening- The Zoom Teeth Lightening Procedure Feb 27th, 2021

Now, who wouldn't want to enhance their smile in as simple a way as teeth whitening? This cosmetic dental procedure is becoming pretty common nowadays and gaining more popularity after the advent of Zoom technology. Zoom is quick, very safe, gentle, effective, and lasts longer. Teeth have a natural pearly...

What to Do If You Crack or Chip Your Tooth? Feb 19th, 2021

A chip on the upper tip of the tooth or a crack can occur if you fall, get a blow on the face or bite something really hard. You may not even be aware of it as cracks are almost invisible, and barely show in x-rays. Many chips are not...

Toothache: Can it Wait or is it a Dental Emergency? Feb 15th, 2021

Is toothache an emergency or it can wait? Ask yourself that when your tooth is aching! It can be annoying and very painful. There may be several reasons for it. If you think you can wait for a good amount of time, you can call up and make an appointment...

When and Why Do You Need a Root Canal Treatment? Feb 6th, 2021

" Mrs. Williams, you need a root canal treatment for your tooth." Have you also heard similar words from your dentist? Most probably, yes. The RCT is a very popular dental treatment that saves your natural tooth and restores your beautiful smile. According to the American Association of Endodontists, around 40,000...

Everything you need to know about Dental Crowns and Tooth Bridges Jan 29th, 2021

Dental crowns and bridges are two of the most popular prosthetic dental procedures to restore missing and damaged teeth. With crowns and bridges, you get the correct bite, smile, and denture shape. What is the difference between them, advantages, limitations, and suitability are what we will discuss here? What is...