What You Need to Know About Fixing a Dental Bridge

Having chipped teeth could place you in an awkward position where your self-consciousness takes a toll on you. A dental bridge is an appliance that is placed in your mouth wherever there are missing teeth. Sometimes the bridges can serve you for years, but it is good to have them checked for repairs or replacement after a while. Repairing a dental bridge could be a little confusing, especially when you factor in work involved. [Read More]

Dentinogenesis Imperfecta: The Importance of Early Intervention

One in 6,000 to 8,000 people will develop dentinogenesis imperfecta. If you're one of these people, you might have realised that a dental condition with the word imperfecta in its name might get in the way of having a perfect smile. But how does dentinogenesis imperfecta actually affect your teeth? And what can you do to overcome these effects? Enamel Erosion and Discolouration Teeth affected by dentinogenesis imperfecta are weaker than healthy teeth. [Read More]

Understanding the Dental Implant Procedure

If you have severe tooth decay, you are likely already seeing a dentist. One of the options that may come up is the use of dental implants. Implants can be used to stabilize dentures and similar dental options. Implants can also be used to replace one or several teeth instead of using a bridge or partial. If you are choosing dental implants to help with your current tooth decay illnesses, you should have an understanding of the procedure involved. [Read More]

Common Dental Problems and Their Treatment Options

Just about everyone has or will encounter dental problems; the two main reasons behind this are genetics and poor oral hygiene. Here are the most common dental conditions and what your dentist might recommend for treatment: Holes in Your Teeth Holes in your teeth mostly occur due to poor dental health. However, if your enamel is genetically weak, you might be at high risk for tooth decay, which causes holes in your teeth. [Read More]