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, […]

What Are Tonsil Stones?

Tonsil Stones

Those disgusting-looking white masses that some people get in their tonsils resembled teeth growing in the back of your throat. But what exactly are they? Tonsil stones are more formally known as tonsilloliths. They often occur in people who frequently get tonsillitis. But you might also get them if you have above-average sized tonsils with […]

Understanding Cracked Tooth Treatment and Symptoms

Cracked Tooth

Sometimes teeth can develop cracks, and when not treated this can have serious consequences for your oral health.Cracks can come from injury, or large fillings that weaken the rest of the tooth. Even small cracks can allow bacteria into the tooth, causing decay or infection, leading to further destruction.A cracked tooth may or may not be sensitive […]

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 […]

Teeth Grinding – Symptoms and Treatment

teeth grinding

Teeth grinding(Bruxism) is the habit of grinding teeth. Teeth grinding usually occurs during sleep, but grinding or pounding is also common during the day. Teeth grinding can cause corrosion of the gums and the bones that support them in the mouth. Most people are not conscious when Bruxism.Teeth grinding can cause corrosion of the gums […]

Tooth Cleaning and Aftercare

Tooth Cleaning and Aftercare

Some people do not observe dental hygiene and do not brush their teeth after meals. Gradually, a layer of food covered on the teeth of people who do not do dental hygiene. These little and invisible layers are the same plaques that are harmless at first and do not change the shape of the teeth. But […]