Dental treatment

Dental Health – How Can Aging Impact It?

By Dr. M. R. Pujari, Dentistry Aging has a huge effect on your body due to the wear and tear your body goes through. People may think of arthritis, wrinkles and other conditions in the elderly. However, teeth are becoming an increasingly large part of geriatrics nowadays. This is because the wear…

What To Know Post Getting A Tooth Crown?

By Dr. Amee Patel, Dentistry A dental crown is a kind of dental restoration cap which is molded into a shape of a tooth. The crown, when put in the appropriate place covers the part of the tooth above and below the gumline. When approximately 50% of the tooth is damaged due…

Causes and Treatments For Dental Cavities

By Dr. Premendra Goyal, Dentistry A set of healthy teeth is imperative for the well being of an individual. However, the teeth are most susceptible to damage and decay. The holes in the teeth caused due to decay are commonly known as dental cavities. Tooth decay is one of the most common…

Dentin Hypersensitivity: Causes and Symptoms

By Dr Rukmini Lalit Dhaygude , Dentistry More than one tooth can be affected by hypersensitivity-which is commonly experienced when you eat or drink something that is sour, sweet or cold or hot. It is characterized usually by a pain which is sharp and shoots into your teeth’s nerve endings. When the…

Dental Fluorosis

By Dr Priyanka Puri , Dentistry Fluorosis, or dental fluorosis, is a condition that affects the teeth, due to exposure in excessive amounts to fluoride compounds, especially in the first few years of your life, when permanent teeth are being formed. This leads to mild discoloration of the teeth, which may eventually…