Tag: teeth

WHEN DO I NEED ROOT CANAL TREATMENT?

Root canal treatment is suggested when the pulp or the nerve of the tooth gets infected. The tooth is composed of protective hard covering (enamel, dentin, cementum) encasing a soft living tissue called the pulp. The pulp contains nerves, fibers, and connective tissue. It extends from the crown of the tooth to the tip of […]

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 […]

IMPORTANCE OF REGULAR TEETH CLEANING

In dentistry, teeth cleaning or scaling is a common process which is done on patients to maintain their daily oral hygiene and keep their gums healthier and stronger. We see that people generally have unhealthy oral habits like smoking, tobacco chewing, excessive sugary food consumption which may affect the oral health of an individual which […]

PROS AND CONS OF INVISALIGN

Every appliance or treatment in dentistry has its own advantages and disadvantages. It is the same for Invisalign aligners too. Here are some pros and cons of Invisalign that will help you make the right choice! PROS : Invisible: It is virtually invisible and hence highly aesthetic when compared to traditional braces. Easy to remove: […]

FIRST STEPS TOWARDS YOUR INVISALIGN JOURNEY

Having a beautiful smile is an investment which keeps on giving in the long term. If you have decided to improve the appearance of your smile and chosen Invisalign, here are the first steps towards your Invisalign journey: 1. Consult an orthodontist: Your first step would be to visit an Invisalign-certified Orthodontist. After all the […]

Which is best for you ? Invisalign or Ceramic clear braces

Have you ever wondered what is the one thing that makes you look perfect, feel good and happy-all at the same time. Indeed! a million dollar smile which is no doubt the best way to express yourself. If we improve our first impression with a smile, it is true that we can leave a lasting […]

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 […]