Tag: 3m

HOW LONG DOES A ROOT CANAL TREATMENT TAKE?

Root canal treatment (RCT) takes a little longer time than routine fillings. A simple RCT case can take anywhere around 30 minutes to 1 hour. However, in some cases it may extend to 90 minutes or more. Sometimes, multiple appointments may also be required. The time taken for RCT depends on several factors such as […]

THE ‘WHY’ AND ‘HOW’ OF RE-ROOT CANAL TREATMENT

Re-root canal treatment (Re-RCT) is a procedure where in, root canal treatment is repeated on the same tooth. Usually root canal treatment has a high success rate, but sometimes it can fail and that is when Re-RCT is recommended.   Why we need to undergo Re-RCT? Following are the reasons why Re-RCT is indicated: Inflammation […]

HOW TO MAINTAIN ORAL HYGIENE ONCE THE TEETH CLEANING PROCEDURE IS DONE

Teeth cleaning is not a permanent treatment and the effect won’t last forever. Hence, after the teeth cleaning procedure is done one has to maintain their oral hygiene by following proper brushing techniques and day to day habits. Here are some simple tips that you can follow at home to maintain that sparkling smile! Brush […]

TOOTH FILLINGS: SAVIOUR FOR DECAYED TOOTH

A tooth filling, otherwise called as restoration is a way to restore a tooth damaged by decay back to its normal function and shape. What are the different types of filling materials available? Previously gold and silver amalgam restorations were used commonly. These days they are replaced by tooth colored materials such as: Composites Glass-ionomer […]

Apart from straight teeth, what are the advantages of braces?

It is no secret that braces treatment from Zen Orthodontic & Dental Care can provide you with beautiful smile and naturally aligned teeth. Other than having straighter teeth there are greater benefits to wearing braces. In addition to better cosmetic results, you’ll gain good overall dental health. Prevention from Tooth Decay and Gum Disease Crooked […]