It is easy for people to think decay in baby teeth isn’t important as they will be replaced by adult teeth. But baby teeth do matter.
Decayed baby teeth can cause pain, infection and problems with eating, sleeping and going to school. Some baby teeth stay in the mouth until children are 12 or 13, which is too long to be suffering with toothache and soreness. The Academy of Paediatric Dentistry recommends that children make their first visit to the dentist before their first birthday or six months after they get their first tooth.
Ever had a bad toothache when you are at a restaurant or in the middle of the night? There is nothing worse than the pain of a tooth… Sleepless nights and hunger strikes, soothe it with ice-creams or ice packs, taking a number of un-prescribed painkillers. We often come across various excuses to ignore the pain and find our own way to deal with it. You try to soothe yourself by searching multiple things on google and trying all sorts of home remedies.read more
Irrespective of your age, irregular/ misaligned teeth can be embarrassing. We are not aware of the fact that misaligned teeth can lead to TMJ problems. ‘Temporomandibular joint’ also known as TMJ is the basic junction of attachment of your jaw to the ear and skull. Due to crooked/ misaligned teeth you can over stress your muscles and tendon of your jaw leading to various problems in your joint in future. You need to correct the positions of your teeth in order to chew food properly.read more
”Life is like a mirror, smile at it and it smiles back at you”
They say it takes more muscles to frown than to smile, and although there’s no hard evidence to support that, we do know that smiling comes with some real-life benefits. It’s not always the easiest thing to do, especially after a long and stressful day. But if you can take it upon yourself to crack a smile, you’ll actually feel better.read more
Have got a plan for a nice relaxing weekend at home? You are looking forward to that candle lit bath with the new bath bomb you bought. You’ve bought your favourite easy dinner and set your favourite feel-good movie but throughout all your preparations have you considered pampering your mouth along the way? What about your hard-working teeth and gums that help you enjoy all that excellent food and mood?read more
You’re about to go on a night out with your friends, you are looking great. Everything is perfect, you’ve brushed, flossed and also used a mouthwash for freshness. But somehow you don’t understand why there is still some bitter taste in your mouth? If this has been happening to you constantly, it could be a sign that you have a serious oral health issue. Bad breath is inevitable. Our mouth endures a lot throughout the day. We eat, drink and take part in a variety of activities that may leave our breath unpleasant.read more
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