Babies start teething anywhere between the age of 6 months and a year, and as any parent can tell you, it can be a rather fraught time. The discomfort of teeth emerging through the gums can leave baby grouchy, bad-tempered, and constantly whiny. It also means that they will put almost anything they can in […]

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Braces, once cause for serious playground taunting, are becoming an even more common feature of life in America. Approximately 4 million people in the United States of America now wear braces and they are often seen in the mouths of adults, not just children. So, that raises the question, ‘When is the best time to […]

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As we age, our teeth are subject to wear and tear from regular use, gradually weakening the enamel over time. This process can be speeded up by poor dental hygiene or bad diet, leading to greater enamel loss and associated problems. Dental Enamel Problem Signs: Sensitive teeth If the enamel on your teeth has been […]

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Have you ever noticed how some people are forever obsessing about their breath when there is really nothing wrong with it, while others will cheerfully chat away, oblivious to the fact that they are dousing their interlocutor with bad breath? As we all know, it is extremely difficult to smell your own breath, making it […]

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We all know that good oral hygiene, meaning regular brushing and flossing, is the most important step in maintaining healthy teeth and gums, and for that, you need a good toothbrush The question is, are electric toothbrushes better than manual ones? The American Dental Association (ADA) states that, if used properly, both manual and electric […]

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Ever since dental implants were first invented in 1952, they have been restoring the smiles and self-confidence of people who have suffered from tooth loss. What is a dental implant? A dental implant is a false tooth built around a titanium post which is inserted into the gum, in the space where a tooth is […]

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Si le parece que su boca últimamente está un poco más seca de lo común, lo más probable es que usted ha sufrido la xerostomía. Se trata de la sensación de sequedad constante dentro de cavidad bucal, que aparece debido a una disminución de saliva o algunos cambios bioquímicos en su composición. Normalmente afecta las […]

The phrase “dental bone graft surgery” might sound pretty terrifying, but it is actually a fairly common procedure that is minimally invasive and doesn’t take that long to recover from. What is Dental Bone Graft Surgery? If you lose a tooth either through an accident or because of decay but are otherwise healthy, your dentist […]

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