The month of festivities and celebration is knocking at the door. With delicacies pouring in, our teeth and gums are subjected to the oral cavity and other dental problems. Moreover, improper sleep, intake of junk food, poor eating habits and reckless lifestyle during holidays take a toll... Read More
Tooth decay in adults is a well-known fact. However, many parents are not aware that even babies too are subjected to tooth decay due to prolonged exposure to sugary liquid in the form of juice, milk, etc. As a result of their gums being exposed to sweetened liquid in the bottles... Read More
In this fast paced and rapid era, dental care is a mandate. In spite of the emergence, it has become increasingly difficult because of scarcity of time. Therefore, following minute steps or procedure could be highly effective to evade colossal dental problems as well as time in the long... Read More
Patients undergoing cancer treatment may have dental problems at some point. It is quite obvious as during chemotherapy patients are exposed to drugs that help kill cancer cells. In addition, the process also weakens the immune system of the patient making him susceptible to serious... Read More
Scaling and Root Planing is an in-depth cleaning procedure used to treat gum diseases. During this non-surgical periodontal therapy, a dentist in Jayanagar or any would perform the process of removing calculus and dental plaque, sticky bacteria that causes gum... Read More
Xerostomia, commonly known as dry mouth is an oral condition in which the salivary glands fail to produce enough saliva necessary to keep the mouth wet. Such a disorder is often caused by aging, excessive intake of medications, cancer treatment, and so.
Saliva is the... Read More
What is pericoronitis?
Due to evolution, human jaws are getting smaller in size. Thus they cannot accommodate all 32 teeth and the last erupting teeth would not have sufficient space for eruption. Wisdom teeth or third molars being the most common teeth to erupt last, they... Read More
Even though mouth ulcers are pretty small they can be extremely irritating and painful. There is a saying “dynamite comes in short packages”
Ulcers are common in children usually above the age of 6, in teens and adolescents, whereas few suffer from these lesions... Read More
Most of us at some or the other point goes through the experience of jaw pain. For immediate relief, we end up taking over-the-counter painkillers. However, doing so only addresses the symptom and not the cause, leading to other oral problems.
Various reasons can lead to... Read More
Are your gums bleeding? Is that just a few streaks of blood while brushing or does it flow out easily upon slightest irritation of gums?
Don’t panic!! – Bleeding gums is a very common gum issue faced by 90% of the population across the globe. This is... Read More