Tips for maintaining Good Oral health

Brushing of teeth at least 2-3 times a day is a must to keep your mouth healthy Rinse after eating at all times to help cleanse leftovers. Flossing should be done to remove food particles left between teeth even after brushing. Tongue cleaning helps to cleanse the surface of the tongue of any deposited food…

Sensitive Teeth

A variety of options are currently available to suit most conditions. Some of the commonly used cosmetic options available include : How do teeth become sensitive? Poor brushing: Wrong or aggressive brushing can wear down the protective tooth enamel causing the teeth to become sensitive Receding Gums: Failure to clean well causes gums to pull…

Cosmetic Dentistry

A variety of options are currently available to suit most conditions. Some of the commonly used cosmetic options available include : Bleaching : As the name implies, teeth bleaching – or teeth whitening, as it is often called – is a process of lightening the colour of teeth. It is used to erase stains that…

Bad Breath

Bad breath is one of those unpleasant social embarrassments tha cuses endless anxiety, but it can be controlled or treated successfully What is Bad Breath? Halitosis is the medical terms for bad or foul smelly breath. It is such a common complaint that nearly all adults, those with poor oral hygiene, suffer from it at…

Wisdom Teeth

What is so special about wisdom teeth? Wisdom teeth (the third molars) are supposed to erupt by 18 years of age. Due to the process of evolution and change in diet from raw uncooked food to soft and cooked food habits the jaws are progressively becoming short in length. So, third molars (the last ones…

Tooth Decay

A healthy mouth usually fights tooth decay successfully. The mouth contains protective bacteria and is bathed in saliva which neutralizes acids, remineralizes teeth and washes away food particles. However, if this balance is disturbed, harmful bacteria cab cause tooth decay. What is tooth decay? Tooth decay refers to an area on a tooth that has…

Teeth Whitening

Who does not want a bright, white, radiant smile that lightens up the whole face? Dental surveys show that 80% of people would like to have whiter teeth. Today, the answer is Teeth Whitening through a simple and safe procedure called Dental Bleaching. Bleaching lightens and brightens teeth and is tough on stains but gentle…

Root Canal

What is a root canal treatment? Root Canal treatment is a treatment for a tooth that has abscessed or become infected, which means a pus-filled sac has formed at the root of a tooth. When is Root Canal used? This treatment is the most commonly accepted therapy for an abscessed tooth. This procedure cleans out…

Pregnancy and Oral Hygiene

When you’re pregnant, you know how important it is to take special care of your body. However, you should also know that pregnancy is a time to take extra special care of your teeth and gums. That’s because hormonal changes in your body during pregnancy can increase your chances of developing gum disease. So while…

Video Nobel Guide Case treatment

Dental implants have caused a revolutionary change in dentistry. Implants are man-made replacements for the tooth roots that have been lost. They behave exactly like real roots, even bonding with the natural bone. Implant guided surgery is a current modality of implant surgery. We at Gum Care use the Nobel Guide technology patented by Nobel…