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]

Essential Things You Should Know About Root Canal Treatment

Has your dentist recommended that you seek root canal treatment? Most people fear this procedure because of the stigma that's associated with it. They know that the procedure will reduce the excruciating pain and immense sensitivity to cold and hot foods, but still, they are sceptical about it. Knowing some of the basic things about root canal treatment can help you make smart decisions and shun the fear. Here is a guide covering the most vital things you need to know before starting the root canal therapy. [Read More]