THE UNHEALTHY LIFESTYLE EFFECT ON ORAL HEALTH

WHAT ARE THE EFFECTS ON OVERALL HEALTH DUE TO POOR ORAL HEALTH? Bad oral hygiene will lead to several severe health problems and would be an understatement to label itas “cavity.” Patients with cavity conditions can vouch for the amount of pain that can be incurred...

WHY A REGULAR DENTAL CHECKUP IS IMPORTANT?

WHY SHOULD YOU VISIT THE DENTIST REGULARLY? Although it’s fact-based that a twice-yearly dental check-up is essential because they help keep your gums and teeth healthy,  dental visits should be scheduled based on each person’s habits, oral hygiene, and medical...

Gingival enlargements and their management

There are a group of health conditions that lead to overgrowth of gums that is known as gingival enlargement. These conditions are usually independent of dental plaque or oral bacterial accumulation in and around gingiva. We can arbitrarily classify these gingival...
Oral Hygiene – Periodontics 1

Oral Hygiene – Periodontics 1

The oral cavity or mouth is the portal of entry that greatly determines our state of health. Gums and the underlying bone form the foundation to support teeth. After dental caries (cavities), bacterial infection in the gums constitute the most common group of diseases...
The Autoclave

The Autoclave

In any industry, standards of cleanliness plays a major role in customer satisfaction. This is even more prominent when it comes to medical treatments. Doctors utilize the same tools for multiple patients. However, in order to do this, they must ensure that the tool...