Health care in Ontario – OHIP

Health care in Ontario - OHIP

Provincial Health Care Guides – Ontario In Canada, public health insurance is available to eligible residents.Canadian citizens and permanent residents can apply for provincial health insurance. Eligibility Requirements You are eligible for OHIP if: • A child born in Ontario.• Your main residence is in Ontario • You were in Ontario for at least 153 […]

Anchorage in Orthodontics

Anchorage in Orthodontics

Mini-implants in orthodontics, also known as temporary anchorage devices, are small screws widely used in orthodontic treatment today. This tool has become popular because it provides a suitable anchor for orthodontics, as it fixes to the bone and then attaches to a tooth or several teeth to pull them in a certain direction during treatment. […]

Ways to Extract Broken Root Tips

Extract Broken Root

It may have happened to you that you accidentally broke your tooth and did not know its cause. There are different types of tooth breakage. It is better to see a dentist first to examine the broken tooth and find the cause of the broken tooth, then decide whether to hold or extract broken root; […]

What are Complete Dentures?

Complete Dentures

Complete dentures are dentures that replace all of the teeth in your mouth. You could have complete dentures on the top arch and a separate complete denture on your lower arch so you could have a set of complete dentures on the upper and lower to replace all the teeth in your mouth. You can […]

How to Relieve Tooth Pain

How to Relieve Tooth Pain

Teeth can hurt a lot and, we’re sure you already know that the best thing you can do is go to your dentist as soon as possible. But if they’re closed or you can’t get there for some reason, here are some things you can do at home to try to relieve tooth pain. Clove […]

What Is Cosmetic Bonding?

Cosmetic Bonding

These days there’s no reason to settle for a smile that is less than ideal. Bonding is often used to mean adhesives in dentistry. But dental cosmetic bonding or tooth bonding on its own refers to changing the appearance of someone’s smile for cosmetic purposes. Bonding is typically used for cosmetic purposes to restore and […]

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 […]

What to Do When You Have A Dry Mouth?

Dry Mouth

Everyone has a dryness of the  mouth once in a while. It happens when we’re nervous, upset, or under stress. That’s perfectly normal. However, if you experience such a thing every day, your mouth is trying to tell you something. It is caused by a decrease in the amount of saliva produced. Here’s some it […]

Is It Safe to Go to The Dentist During Covid-19

Is It Safe to Go to The Dentist During Covid-19

Dentistry is one the highest-risked professions during the covid-19 and yet it’s hard to do it online and it has to be in person. So what should we do? First, there’s no such thing as any zero-risk activity unless you keep yourself hermetically sealed in a bubble so you should consider your needs. Why do […]