DRY SOCKET – Infection After Tooth Extraction

Dry Socket

We’re going to be looking at a so much common post-extraction complication – dry sockets. A dry socket, or alveolar osteitis, occurs when a blood clot fails to form in a socket post-extraction or is dislodged or lost from the socket before healing has occurred. The blood clot forms two purposes following an extraction. Firstly, […]

Types of Dentures and False teeth

Type of Dentures

There are different types of dentures and also different types of ways to replace teeth in your mouth. You can either have fixed prosthesis such as crowns and bridges these are glued or fixed inside your mouth and, they are not removable and, you would not be able to remove them even if you wanted […]

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 […]

Sensitive Tooth

Sensitive Tooth

Tooth sensitivity is an oral disease in which the tooth is in contact with certain substances and with hot or cold temperatures is associated with toothache. Toothache in this condition is sudden and temporary. Pain starts in the tooth nerve. The sensitivity of the teeth is usually caused by erosion of the enamel or exposure […]

Tooth pain: Causes, Remedies, Treatment

Causes of Tooth Pain

Tooth pain is one of the most common symptoms in dentistry and causes of tooth pain is one of the topics that has always been considered. Therefore, the dentist must correct patients’ pain with a correct diagnosis and appropriate treatment plan.Plaque builds up on or around the teeth, causing tooth decay or tooth pain. Therefore, it is […]

Dental Health During Pregnancy

Dental Health During Pregnancy

Pregnancy can cause dental problems in some women, such as gum disease, and increase the risk of tooth decay. During pregnancy, the body’s hormone levels increase and cause it to affect dental plaque. Pregnancy will not automatically cause tooth damage. If the mother does not get enough calcium during pregnancy, the calcium needed by the fetus […]