Are you afraid of the dentist

Going to the dentist is something that we should all do, because a review at least a year is important to ensure that our mouth and its parts are healthy avoiding any kind of complications and diseases that may attack it. Many people have the great fear, the phobia, of going to the dentist because … [Read more…]

Abnormalities in the number of teeth

Those situations in which one or more teeth, both temporary and definitive, are permanently absent, because their formation has not occurred, or because there is some alteration in the development of the dental germ; they are called number alterations in dental development. These alterations have consequences such as malocclusion or, in its most severe cases, … [Read more…]

A dry mouth increases the risk of decay

People with a lower salivary secretion, which are characterized by having a “dry mouth”, are more likely to have dental caries compared to those with a higher salivary flow. Saliva plays a natural defensive role against caries, since it dilutes and eliminates sugars and keeps the pH of the mouth constant. Thanks to its alkaline … [Read more…]

10 things you did not know about your teeth

An adult person has 28 to 32 teeth, but in addition to knowing the importance of brushing teeth and flossing, what else do you know about that part of your body? In order to satisfy your curiosity and know more, we bring you 10 things you did not know about your teeth: Some babies are … [Read more…]

Cleaning the plate removable dentures

Removable dentures or partial dentures are replacing the teeth missing, but not all your teeth. These fit with your regular teeth to complete your smile. Clean Plate partial dentures is made easier through a good routine care daily. Your removable dentures or partial dentures will last much longer if you care as specified by the … [Read more…]

Cleaning dental implants

The dental implants are unique prosthetic dental or dentures as they cannot be removed from your mouth. Function like teeth common, and thanks to advances in dentistry, teeth look just as natural. Dental implants should be cleaned frequently, but the process is quite simple. Instructions: Clean dental implants like your natural teeth. Pass the brush … [Read more…]

Avoiding black rotten teeth

There are many factors contributing to the teeth turn black and rot. Three factors must be present in the mouth for dental putrefaction occurs: the tooth, bacteria and carbohydrates. Poor hygiene dental, lack of care dental and consumption of substances that break down tooth enamel also contribute to discoloration and tooth loss. However, there are … [Read more…]

Average cost of extraction of wisdom teeth

The need to extract wisdom teeth means that the patient has to take time off from school or work for a surgery. Several factors can affect the final cost of the surgery. One of the factors affecting the cost is whether one or more wisdom teeth are affected. The patient or their family also need … [Read more…]

Caring for teeth after root canal treatment

You have finished last. Endodontic treatment (root canal treatment) has been completed. The channels on the inside of the roots are cleaned, irrigated, medicated and sealed permanently. The opening in the tooth through which the treatment was performed was sealed with a filling. Instructions: Do not chew or try to eat the side of the … [Read more…]