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, […]

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 ear […]

Why Do Some People Have Darker Gums?

Black Gums

  In this country, the standard of beauty is pink gums. When you see anything lacking the smile, in the mouth, it looks like there’s an appearance of something’s wrong or diseased. Black gums come from the melanin or the production from the melanocytes. So think of the skin. You have a very light tone […]

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 […]

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 […]

What is Orthodontics?

What is orthodontics

This treatment is used to correct many problems such as misalignment of teeth, which has become very popular among different people. This treatment method can give a beautiful smile to any human face and helps to correct the design of the smile by eliminating the shortcomings. A beautiful smile with regular teeth is sometimes desired […]

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 […]