Gingivitis, one of the most popular diseases, is the leading cause of adult tooth loss. Fortunately at its initial stage, it can be easily reversible.
Periodontal disease is inflammation of the gums and supporting structures of the teeth. It is one of the most common human diseases.
Read on to discover the 5 most serious periodontal diseases.
Gum abscess is an emergency that must be managed quickly. These are usually pain associated with an inflammatory problem or infectious in acute phase.
Did you know that adults are more susceptible to gum disease than children? Studies have shown that 80% of adults have experienced gingival inflammation. This figure drops to 9% among children aged 5 to 16 years.
Poor oral health can have unsuspected repercussions on the rest of our body. Many general diseases are related to our oral health status.
Bacteria of mouth that are supposed to be our allies can in some cases become our worst enemies for different reasons.
Gingivitis is the initial phase of gum disease. It can be easily reversible but for various reasons it can turn into periodontitis which is more severe and complicated.
Sometimes we can find stains on our teeth even if good hygiene is maintained. These colorations can be natural whereas others appear following determined factors
Root planing or root descaling is a therapeutic act that consists of removing tartar from tooth surfaces and removing infected tissue, biofilm and infiltrated bacteria in order to obtain a smooth, clean and desinfected root surface.
Stem cells are powerful cells, thanks to them, we can treat incurable diseases.Today, they are used in dentistry to regrow lost teeth
The life of the deciduous teeth are limited, their fall are physiologically governed by dental root resorption. unfortunately, it happens that they must be extracted earlier than expected.
A permanent tooth is supposed to be kept for a lifetime. Unfortunately, it can happen that a tooth becomes fragile and a tooth extraction may be needed
Discover the benefits and toxicology of fluoride & The different Uses and Sources
The appearance of tooth decay is a story that does not date from yesterday. The treatment of caries depends on its severity and location. There are 5 stages of caries evolution, for each stage, the therapeutic indication is different.
Dental x-rays are one of the lowest radiation dose studies performed. They are very safe but studies have shown meningioma risks for patients exposed to these radiations. Various measures are taken to minimize the risks...