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 and flossing at home are essential, but to ensure teeth are healthy and thoroughly clean, you should schedule regular check-ups with your dentist and annual dental cleanings with your dental hygienist. Here are Six reasons professional cleanings are so important. Your dental hygienist can remove most of the stains that dull and discolour your teeth, so you’ll be left with a brighter, whiter smile. Having your teeth clea ...

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Laser Dentistry

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.

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Major Surgical Procedures

Orthognathic (corrective jaw) surgery is needed when jaws don’t meet correctly and/or teeth don’t seem to fit with jaws. Teeth are straightened with orthodontics and corrective jaw surgery repositions misaligned jaws. This not only improves facial appearance, but also ensures that teeth meet correctly and function properly.

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Tooth Avulsion

How can we help when a person’s tooth is accidentally knocked out? First and foremost, rush to a dentist with your knocked out tooth stored in milk or saliva. Immediate reinsertion and immobilisation is done. How we manage…. Tooth should be reinserted within a few hours of injury, it should be cleaned with saline, then placed in storage medium. Root surface should not be touched. Milk is preferred storage medium. Saline can also be used if milk is not available. Socket is irrigated with saline and local anaesthetic used to provide analgesia, before reinserting the tooth. After reinserting the tooth is splinted. The patient is advised not to eat or drink anything hot or cold, until definitive care. So in case of a knocked out tooth, rush to us- Kamala Dental Speciality Hospital, which is lo ...

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More gain in less visits

One of the fastest growing areas of dentistry in the recent years is observed to be endodontics. Endodontic therapy (Root canal therapy) is perceived by many as a procedure to be feared. With continuously evolving newer technology the art and science of endodontics have multiple travelled as well as untravelled roads in their quest for excellence. Endodontic success depends upon localization, proper canal preparation and three dimensional obturation of canal system. To achieve these goals, endodontic therapy used to be performed in multiple visits for complete disinfection of the canal all together for the better success. Because of the ever expanding newer materials, clinicians ability to perform more accurate endodontic procedures using loupes, dental microscopes, which greatly increases ...

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