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Endodontic treatment endodontic treatment also known as Root canal treatment, is a dental procedure in which the diseased or damaged pulp (central core) of a tooth is removed and the inside areas (the pulp chamber and root canals) are filled and sealed. An inflamed or infected pulp is called pulpitis. It is the most common cause of a toothache. To [...]

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Brush n Paste

Dental Care for Infants and Children When should dental care begin? Most dentists will agree that regular dental care should begin by one year of age, with a dental check-up at least twice each consecutive year for most children. Some children may need more frequent evaluations and care. In accordance with this recommendation, the following dental checklist for infants and [...]

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Before and After Treatment

Gum disease Gum disease is also called periodontal disease. It is defined as the inflammation of the structures that surround and support the teeth. If left untreated, gum disease may progress to the point where there is destruction of the jawbone. It is one of the most common causes of tooth loss. Starts as GINGIVITIS Gingivitis is the earliest stage [...]

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Dental implants An alternative to dentures, dental implants (small dental appliances that are inserted into the upper and lower jaws) help to restore the mouth that has little or no non-restorable teeth. Dental implants are slowly replacing dentures used by some people, as they provide many advantages over traditional dentures. Advantages of implants over dentures: For some people, particularly persons [...]

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invisalign orthodontics

Orthodontics Orthodontics is a specialized branch of dentistry that diagnoses, prevents, and treats dental and facial irregularities called malocclusions. Orthodontics includes dentofacial orthopedics, which is used to correct problems involving the growth of the jaw. Purpose Although orthodontic treatment often improves facial appearance and occasionally is performed for solely cosmetic reasons, it is used primarily to correct health problems and [...]

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Oral Surgery

Impacted / Unemerged / Unerupted tooth An impacted tooth is a tooth that fails to fully pass through the gums. Symptoms Pain or tenderness of the gums (gingiva) or jaw bone Unpleasant taste when biting down on or near the area Visible gap where a tooth did not emerge Bad breath Redness and swelling of the gums around the impacted [...]

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Aesthetic Dentistry
Asthetic Dentistry

Aesthetic dentistry Porcelain Veneers for smile makeovers Dental veneers have long been used to create the ultimate smile makeover, with this treatment it is possible to transform crooked, stained, damaged and badly worn teeth into a brand new straight white smile as seen on many of the Hollywood greats. Veneers are wafer thin lamintates or shells of tooth coloured material [...]

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