Inlay and Onlay Restoration

Inlay and Onlay Restoration

When the biting surface of a back tooth needs a restoration, the best choice is often an Inlay or Onlay made of resin. The resin material is a mixture of acrylic resin and microscopic particles that are shaped and curved for strength. We may recommend an inlay or an Onlay depending on how much tooth […]

Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) Pain

Temporomandibular joint

Temporomandibular joint pain or TMJ is a common inflammation that happens in the jaw joint which results from patients that tend to clench their jaw or grind their teeth or have an asymmetrical bite. It can commonly present as ear pain since the back of the jaw joint is close to the front of the […]

Tooth Enamel Restoration and Erosion

Enamel Damage at Different Levels

Enamel is the outer covering of the tooth, which is known as the hardest material in the body. Enamel is even harder than bone tissue. Enamel plays an important role in protecting your teeth and keeps them away from any physical or chemical damage.Enamel is a hard material with a thickness of a few millimetres, […]

Fluoride Uses, Benefits, Side Effects, and Safety

What Is Fluoride

Fluoride is a natural mineral found in the Earth’s crust and is widely distributed in nature. Some foods and water sources contain fluoride.It is often added to drinking water to help reduce tooth decay. In the 1930s, researchers found that people who drank fluoride-containing drinking water were up to 2.3 times less likely to develop […]

Types of Toothpaste

Types of Toothpaste

Toothpaste is an integral part of the oral hygiene program, which comes in the form of paste, gel or powder, and its use is to remove plaque, or in other words, a bacterial film that accumulates on the teeth and gums. Toothpaste increases the cleaning and mechanical rinsing power of the toothbrush. But what are the characteristics […]

Top Causes Of Tooth Decay

Top Causes Of Tooth Decay

Combination of factors, including bacteria in your mouth, frequent snacking, sipping sugary drinks and not cleaning your teeth well, are the most causes of tooth decay What Is Tooth Decay? When you eat sugary foods, the bacteria in your mouth convert the sugar compounds into acid. As a result, these acidic substances destroy the enamel and […]

Types of Toothbrushes and Why They’re Different

Types of toothbrushes

Types of toothbrushes head that fits your mouth and lets you reach all of your teeth. Oral hygiene should be an important part of everyone’s daily routine. Without choosing the right toothbrush, as well as brushing properly, your teeth may experience problems such as plaque formation, plaque, decay, gum disease and other problems. Having a good […]