How Do Braces in Orthodontics Work?

Braces

Dental braces are wire-based appliances that orthodontists use to correct crowded and misaligned teeth or jaws. Every day, we rely on a substance that’s harder than iron or steel, our teeth. If teeth are harder than steel, they must also be harder than bone. And if they’re harder than bone, then why does your jaw, […]

Oral lichen planus and the burning mouth syndrome

Oral lichen planus

Oral lichen planus is basically an autoimmune disease we don’t really know what causes it and there isn’t really a predictable cure for it although there are treatments for it. If you have a burning mouth and it’s quite uncomfortable and you don’t know why and your dentist can’t figure out why it’s very possible […]

Oral Cancer Treatment and Reconstruction

Oral Cancer Treatment

Oral cancer describes cancers that originate in the oral cavity. The oral cavity includes the lips, the gingival, or gums, the floor of the mouth, the buccal mucosa, which is the soft lining of the inner lips and cheeks, the anterior or front two-thirds of the tongue, the hard palate which is the tough front, part […]

What Is An Overbite

What Is An Overbite

Overbite is a jaw problem. This problem can be caused by asymmetrical growth of the jaw, which causes the maxillary teeth to cover the mandibular teeth. Overbite is the vertical protrusion of the upper teeth on the front teeth. If the upper teeth protrude in childhood, the chances of breaking teeth in adulthood increase because […]

What is General Anesthesia?

General Anesthesia

General anesthesia, sometimes referred to as IV sedation is treatment with certain medicines that put you into a deep sleep so you don’t feel pain during surgery. After you receive these medicines, you will not be aware of what is happening around you. You will not move, feel any pain or have any memory of […]

Foods to Avoid While in Braces!

Foods to Avoid While in Braces

What foods to avoid while in braces treatment?Harmful foods during orthodontics can damage your or your child’s braces (orthodontic appliances made up of components such as brackets, wires, bandages, and braces). You need to make changes to your eating habits when you receive orthodontic treatment. You may need to remove some foods from your snack list altogether.Many […]

Teeth Whitening with Philips Zoom

Teeth Whitening toronto

Here you will find Teeth Whitening in Toronto in Silverhill Dental Clinic.Tooth bleaching means brightening the teeth with a special substance for dental bleaching that has different types and concentrations.Note: Dental restorations, veneers, laminates do not become lighter with bleaching or in other words do not change colour.Chemicals are used to whiten teeth or bleach, and […]