dental filling

Do Dental Fillings Need to Be Replaced?

To put it in simple words, dental fillings can last for many years. However, unfortunately, they do not last forever. In due course, all fillings need to be reinstated due to regular anxiety from eating and drinking, and in particular from tooth clenching and grinding. Over time, fillings can wear out, crack, chip, or even […]

shark teeth

Does Your Child Have a Double Row of “Shark Teeth”?

As you look inside your child’s mouth and notice something that looks a bit off; you get panic. Did you notice a double row of teeth in the front of their mouth? No need to worry! This is actually not a dental emergency and is very regular among 5-7-year-old patients. In the dental world it […]

tooth enamel

Does Lost Tooth Enamel Grow Back?

Enamel, to put it in simple words, is a material that forms a coating over the outer surface of teeth. It defends the inner tissues from damage and infection. Most importantly, left behind food particles can feed acid-producing bacteria in the mouth. Acid can decay the enamel layer on your teeth, leading to cavities and […]

children dentistry

Illustration for Children Dentistry and Orthodontics

Pediatric dentistry, to put it in simple words, refers to that branch of the science that deals with the dental issue in kids from birth to teenage years. Certainly, pediatric dentists need a certain amount of expertise in dealing with children’s dental wellbeing. Primarily, they need to know how to get the child into confidence […]

dry socket

What Is a Dry Socket?

A dry socket, to put it in simple words, is the incident of beating pain about two to four days after you go for a tooth extraction. Dry socket ache is habitually accompanied by bad breath and a foul taste in the mouth. With the beginning of such pain, it is evident that good healing […]

gum recession

Will Recessed Gums Grow Back?

If you are experiencing red, swollen, gums or pain while brushing and flossing your teeth it is possibly receding gums. To put in simple words, these are gums that have pulled away from a tooth, leaving its delicate root exposed. This results in small spaces where plaque, a sticky film of bacteria, can accumulate. Subsequently, […]

dental problems

9 Most Common Dental Problems

Dental problems should never be left untreated. Well, nothing to panic about! The good news is that most of them can be easily prevented if treated at the initial stage. Brushing twice a day, flossing daily, eating correctly and habitual dental check-ups are indispensable steps in preventing dental problems. Sometimes dental issues come up, even […]

tobacco use

What Does Smoking Do to Your Teeth?

When you smoke your teeth get exposed to both tobacco and nicotine. Accordingly, stained, yellow teeth and bad breath are expected. In addition, the more you smoke, the more it has an effect on your sense of taste. We all know that smoking wreaks disorder on our health. Unhappily, the longer you keep on smoking, […]

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Time to Straighten Your Teeth: 10 Health Dangers of Having an Unaligned Smile

Dealing with twisted teeth can make you feel awkward. If you have an unaligned smile, the issue is not how you look, but also what you experience. There are several other health-related problems; if you have crooked teeth. Crooked Teeth Are Bad for Your Health by Glendale Dentist Twisted teeth can also obstruct proper chewing, […]