Halitosis(Bad Breath) Halitosis is the medical term for bad breath and refers to an unpleasant odor emanating from the mouth, or sometimes even from the nasal passages Causes of Bad breath Intra oral causes Dental cavities with food impaction and stagnation Extraction wound filled with a blood clot Food impaction in large interdental areas Dentures… Continue reading
Jaw Corrections at Kamala Dental Specialty Hospital
Orthognathic Surgery /Jaw Surgery There are many people with skeletal deformities either in the upper jaw or lower jaw or both. It is assessed 3-dimensionally and a Maxillofacial Surgeon along with his team perform Orthognathic Surgery to correct the jaws. Once done the patient’s face changes dramatically with improvement in chewing, speaking and… Continue reading
Frequently Asked Questions About Root Canal Treatment
What is a root canal and why do I need root canal treatment? Endodontic (root canal) treatment treats the inside of the tooth. Endodontic treatment is necessary when the pulp becomes inflamed or infected. The inflammation or infection can have a variety of causes: deep decay, repeated dental procedures on the tooth, faulty crowns, or… Continue reading
Importance Of Dental Cleaning
Have you had a teeth cleaning this year? Professional dental cleanings aren’t just for keeping your smile bright; they can have a significant impact on your general health. Insufficient oral hygiene has been linked to several serious illnesses. Associated medical and dental issues include bone loss, cardiovascular disease, strokes, cancers, and many other problems. Brushing… Continue reading
The charm of soft tissue laser in dentistry ranges from treatment of oral ulcers and gum diseases to removal of tongue tie; to depigmentation of gums to smile designing; to even sterilization of root canals providing you a totally infection free healthy mouth.