How to Treat a Chipped Tooth

How to Treat a Chipped Tooth

Tooth enamels play the role of one of the most durable materials that function to protect the underlying layers of your teeth. Also, your enamels can effectively break down foods so that you can digest more. Tooth enamels are durable but and can be damaged at any point just as your bones can break from…

Periodontal Disease

PERIODONTAL DISEASE

The word “peri” simply means around while “odontal” means teeth. Thus, periodontal diseases refer to the infections around the structures of the teeth. Periodontal disease is a pathological condition of the teeth gums the bony structures surrounding the teeth. The structures around the teeth include the gums, the periodontal ligament, alveolar bones and the cementum…

SENIOR PAPER ARTICLE…. PINHOLE

Gum recession affects upwards of 50% of adults and becomes more prevalent and damaging as age increases.  Aside from being unsightly, exposed roots often cause sensitivity and are very prone to getting cavities.  When the margin of the gum tissue that protects the teeth wears away, pockets or gaps form between the teeth and the…

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Periodontal Disease and the Link to Overall Health

Oral health can actually be one of the body’s early indicators of other health concerns, aside from issues that dentists deal with. One such indicator is periodontal disease. Periodontal diseases involve the inflammation and infection of the gums. Whether poor health is caused by periodontal disease, or periodontal disease is called by poor health, scientists…