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Have You Heard About Molar Incisor Hypomineralisation?

  What is Molar Incisor Hypomineralisation? Molar incisor hypomineralisation (MIH) is a developmental condition affecting the formation of tooth enamel. It results in enamel that is not as strong and mineralised as it should be. Teeth affected by MIH will have white, creamy, yellow or brown patches. They also tend to be sensitive to hot,… Continue Reading

Diabetes and Oral care

Diabetes and Oral care

Diabetes is a condition where the blood sugar level is very high. Blood sugar or glucose comes from the food that is consumed. Insulin that is secreted from the pancreas helps in the absorption of glucose into the cells for energy. When insulin secretion is less, then this glucose stays in the blood and its… Continue Reading

How to Care for Your Dentures

How to Care for Your Dentures

Researchers predict that in a few years there will be a greater percentage of older people. When looking at it from an oral health point of view, this would mean more people would be needing dentures. Teeth are lost due to old age, tooth decay, gum diseases or even by accident or trauma. Dentures are… Continue Reading

Understanding More About Paediatric Dentistry

Understanding More About Paediatric Dentistry

Paediatric Dentistry is a main branch of dentistry that focuses on the dental and oral health of children. There is a need for a specialised branch of medicine when dealing with the dental health of children as children cannot be treated as ‘young adults’. Considering oral health and dental needs of children as similar to… Continue Reading

Different Types Of Dentures And Their Benefits

Different Types Of Dentures And Their Benefits

 What are dentures? Dentures are an apparatus that is used to restore teeth which are lost or extratcted due to various reasons. Many people loose teeth because of a variety of reason, prime among them is the lack of dental hygiene habits.  Other reasons include loss of teeth because of facial impact due to accidents,… Continue Reading

Did You Know About These Celebrity Smile Makeovers?

Did You Know About These Celebrity Smile Makeovers?

A smile makeover is a procedure followed to improve the appearance of smile through various cosmetic dentistry procedures. Some of the procedures needed for the smile makeover include, dental implants, bonding, veneers, and teeth whitening among others. When the patient comes in thinking about improving their smile, the dentist will discuss at length about how… Continue Reading

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Have You Heard About Molar Incisor Hypomineralisation?

  What is Molar Incisor Hypomineralisation? Molar incisor hypomineralisation (MIH) is a developmental condition affecting the formation of tooth enamel. It results in enamel that is not as strong and mineralised as it should be. Teeth affected by MIH will have white, creamy, yellow or brown patches. They also tend to be sensitive to hot,… Continue Reading

Diabetes and Oral care

Diabetes and Oral care

Diabetes is a condition where the blood sugar level is very high. Blood sugar or glucose comes from the food that is consumed. Insulin that is secreted from the pancreas helps in the absorption of glucose into the cells for energy. When insulin secretion is less, then this glucose stays in the blood and its… Continue Reading

How to Care for Your Dentures

How to Care for Your Dentures

Researchers predict that in a few years there will be a greater percentage of older people. When looking at it from an oral health point of view, this would mean more people would be needing dentures. Teeth are lost due to old age, tooth decay, gum diseases or even by accident or trauma. Dentures are… Continue Reading

Understanding More About Paediatric Dentistry

Understanding More About Paediatric Dentistry

Paediatric Dentistry is a main branch of dentistry that focuses on the dental and oral health of children. There is a need for a specialised branch of medicine when dealing with the dental health of children as children cannot be treated as ‘young adults’. Considering oral health and dental needs of children as similar to… Continue Reading

Different Types Of Dentures And Their Benefits

Different Types Of Dentures And Their Benefits

 What are dentures? Dentures are an apparatus that is used to restore teeth which are lost or extratcted due to various reasons. Many people loose teeth because of a variety of reason, prime among them is the lack of dental hygiene habits.  Other reasons include loss of teeth because of facial impact due to accidents,… Continue Reading

Did You Know About These Celebrity Smile Makeovers?

Did You Know About These Celebrity Smile Makeovers?

A smile makeover is a procedure followed to improve the appearance of smile through various cosmetic dentistry procedures. Some of the procedures needed for the smile makeover include, dental implants, bonding, veneers, and teeth whitening among others. When the patient comes in thinking about improving their smile, the dentist will discuss at length about how… Continue Reading