Category Archives: Smile

Dental Bridges

Dental bridges are used to create one or more missing teeth. A bridge is made up of two or more crowns for the for teeth on either side of a gap. They are generally made of materials like gold, alloys, porcelain … Continue reading

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Tooth Fillings

A filling is provided when you visit the dentist for a tooth decay. This is indirect mostly when the decay or old filling is removed. The procedure involves taking an impression of the tooth being repaired. This impression is then … Continue reading

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Different Types of Fillings

Gold fillings Highly durable and lasts 10 to 15 years and doesn’t corrode easily. Gold cast fillings are expensive and most parents dislike its aesthetics. However, it has been seen that a galvanic shock can sometimes occur when metal interact … Continue reading

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Temporary Fillings

Temporary Fillings are required in cases where more than one dental visit is required to treat tooth decays, to treat root canals and allow the nerve to settle down prior to final treatment. Temporary fillings as the word suggests are … Continue reading

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What is Gum Contouring?

The shape of your gums may be such that it causes you to be unhappy with your smile. Sometimes gums rest too low or too high. Gum Contouring also called gum reshaping or tissue sculpting is a delicate dental procedure … Continue reading

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Dental Veneers

These wafer-thin, custom-made shells of tooth-colored materials also known as dental veneers, are designed to cover the front surface of teeth to improve your appearance. They are like shells used to cover front of the teeth changing their color, shape, … Continue reading

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Tooth Whitening

Today most of the people wish to consider tooth whitening as a must-have rather than a luxury. So, in the light of these developments, the British Dental Health Foundation have brought out certain factors that you must know before going … Continue reading

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Kid’s Dental Facts – You Need to Know

Taking care of your kid’s teeth is crucial to ensure healthy and strong teeth. Following are some of the interesting facts about children’s dental health that you need to be aware of. Half of 8-year olds have decayed teeth This … Continue reading

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Teenagers who skip Breakfast are twice likely to have bad breath – International Journal of Dental Hygiene

Skipping breakfast is commonly seen among teenagers. Recently, according to a research conducted by International Journal of Dental Hygiene it has been detected as a cause of bad breath. Evidence claim that teens who skip breakfast are twice as likely … Continue reading

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E-cigarettes

New Research shows that e-cigarettes do not deter teenagers from smoking. On the contrary they encourage them. Researchers at the Center for Tobacco Research and Education conducted a study where they found that the number of teenagers who use e-cigarettes … Continue reading

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