Dental Implants: Pros and Cons

  • Understanding Invisalign Treatment

    28 January 2015

    Here are a few facts you need to know about invisalign. What is Invisalign? This is a treatment aimed at straightening your teeth with a series of clear, removable aligners. Applications of Invisalign Gapped teeth: Gaps occur due to abnormal growth of your jawbone. Missing teeth also cause shifting of surrounding teeth because of the extra space, and this creates gaps. Gaps and spacing issues can cause gum problems (because of the lack of protection provided by the teeth) and the risk of periodontal disease (a gum disease that leads to tooth loss).

  • Emergency Dentistry: Issues that Require Prompt Dental Care

    6 January 2015

    It is advisable to consult a dental clinic that offers emergency dentistry if you suffer from dental pain or trauma. These issues need to be resolved quickly before they worsen. Dental Pain Dental pain typically occurs when you have a bacterial disease, referred to as caries that destroys your dentine and enamel. The disease begins when oral bacteria ferments dietary carbohydrates, leading to tooth decay. When your teeth decay, you will notice opaque white parts of enamel with some grey undertones.