This is a psychological eating disorder in which one has episodes of consuming a large quantity of food in one sitting. During these binges, you have no sense of control over their eating. They then purge, trying to get rid of the extra calories in an unhealthy way. The acid reflux during the induced vomiting causes the erosion of the teeth resulting in a change in the colour and texture of teeth. Your teeth may be weaker and more brittle than usual.read more
Smiling is one of the warmest and natural reflexes in a human body. It opens up strangers to each other and lights up the mood of the smile receiver. Smiles are contagious and relieve stress. They have an extensive list of good qualities. However, it is possible to be dissatisfied with your smile. You may not be comfortable with the appearance or shape of your teeth, which ends up affecting your smile. We have experts at ‘Smile Delhi – The Dental Clinic in Delhi’, who have experience with teeth and smileread more
A good oral health is important to maintain a healthy mouth, teeth and gums. It not only enhances your appearance but also adds to the quality of life.
A dental clinic or hospital is not a place where you just have your general dentist for the regular check-ups and cleaning. It is a place where several dental specialists who have expertise in their respective fields, work as a team.read more
Dental treatment in Europe, North America and Oceania can be exorbitant. The best dental clinics in India can provide the same high standard treatment and procedure as any other developed/ first world country for a fraction of their cost. Dental tourism in Delhi is getting popular with the western countries. A lot of foreigners appreciate the high-quality dental treatment done here at cost effective prices. Along with accomplishing their treatment, these dental tourists enjoy sight-seeing.read more
Dental Coronectomy is a technique used for wisdom teeth surgery where only the crown portion of the tooth is extracted and the root/roots are left in situ ie in the mouth itself. The wisdom tooth or third molar is the last tooth to erupt into the mouth usually after the age of 16. When there is not enough room in the jaws to accommodate wisdom teeth, it does not come into the mouth normally. When this happens, the wisdom teeth are said to be ‘impacted’.read more
As you start aging, like your body and skin, the mouth also starts showing some changes. It becomes more important to take care of your teeth and dental health with time. You need your teeth more as you age, as the mouth is literally the gateway to one’s health. One common misconception is that losing your teeth as one ages is inevitable, but it’s not true. If you take proper care of your oral health, your teeth will last you a lifetime.read more
Black fungus, also known as ‘Mucormycosis’ is a disease belonging to the fungal family ‘Mucorales’. Mucormycosis is a very rare infection which is caused by exposure to mucor mould commonly found in soil, plants, manure, and decaying fruits and vegetables.
This fungus infects people who have impaired immune systems. We are all breathing in, fungal spores constantly viz… when we walk
Dental phobia is a common problem among people of all ages. People are scared of dentists or have a fear of dentist needles. Dental phobia is a term used to describe fear, anxiety or stress for a dental sitting. The patient is scared to visit the dentist thus causing delay in the dental treatment. It can be associated with certain triggers such as needles, drills or the noise of the dental equipment. When dental anxiety is severe, it causes irrational fear and complete avoidance of going to the dentistread more
Gum problem is one of the most common complaints of an individual. When brushing of the teeth is not done properly, the leftover food debris combines with the bacteria in the mouth and forms a soft, sticky, slimy layer called plaque. This deposits on the teeth surface and on the gums. Plaque when not cleaned gets hardened over time to form a hard chalk like layer over the tooth surface and at the tooth gum junction called tartar or calculus.read more
The thought of a root canal may make seem fearful and many people may cringe when they hear the words ‘Root canal treatment’. When people are told that they need a root canal treatment, the first thing that usually comes to their mind is pain, however the exact opposite is true. There are common misconceptions that endodontic treatments/ root canals, cause pain and/or illness and should be avoided at all costs. But reading the truth about these root canal myths can help you…read more
Cosmetic dentistry is a combination of science and art, which can transform a person’s life by improving the appearance of their teeth and smile.It boosts one’s self-confidence immensely. With the advances in technology, cosmetic dentistry has rapidly progressed in the recent years. Now there are state-of-the-art procedures that are appealing to a large number of people who want to feel better about how they look. Many people suffer from missing teeth.read more
A beautiful smile is considered as one of the principal components of beauty. The appearance of your teeth has a remarkable effect on your self-esteem and confidence and at the same time, it makes you look younger and attractive. Have you ever found yourself hiding your smile because of discolored, chipped, or crooked teeth? Well the solution to your above problem is ‘Dental Veneers’. A Dental veneer is an aesthetic dental procedure and a state-of-the-art solution.read more