Why Soak Dentures?

Why Soak Dentures?

There appears to be a number of denture wearers who have never been advised on the reasons why they should soak their dentures, when they remove them for a period of time. There is plenty of advice about caring for false teeth, and you’re always advised about soaking dentures overnight, […] Read more »

Professional Teeth Whitening

Professional Teeth Whitening

There are a number of products you can choose to help you whiten teeth, but having the job done professionally is said to give maximum results. The latest whitening gels use a gentle form of hydrogen peroxide, which uses the oxygen ions it creates to remove any surface stains. It […] Read more »

What Is Dental Bone Grafting?

What Is Dental Bone Grafting?

Many times, you might read of a bone graft being performed in dentistry, but what is dental bone grafting and when is it necessary? The jawbone supports natural teeth, and it needs to be strong in order to hold teeth in place. If you are considering dental implants or a […] Read more »

Do Teeth Implants Hurt?

Do Teeth Implants Hurt?

Dental implants are one of the most requested forms of cosmetic dentistry, and one of the most common concerns is “do teeth implants hurt“. Everyone experiences pain in their own way, and therefore it is impossible to answer this question categorically, one way or another. Also, you may be having […] Read more »

Can You Get Free Braces For Adults?

Can You Get Free Braces For Adults

Although there are some places that offer kids braces free, there are rarely any opportunities to get free braces for adults. The need to straighten teeth may be more common in children and young adults, but it is not exclusively so. Often a slight problem has existed since childhood, but […] Read more »

What Is A Soft Liner For Dentures?

What Is A Soft Liner For Dentures?

There is a product that can make your false teeth more comfortable and make them fit better, and that is a soft liner for dentures. The flexible cushion is usually made from a specialist type of dental plastic. It moulds to fit the contours of your gums. It forms a […] Read more »

Dental Health And Medical Conditions

Dental Health And Medical Conditions

It is common practice your dentist to make note of any medical conditions you have, you past medical history, and any medication that you take. This is because the dental treatment you receive may have to be adapted because of your personal health, or because of the medication that you […] Read more »

Treatment For A Dry Socket

Treatment For A Dry Socket

When you have a tooth extracted there it leaves a hole in the bone. A blood clot usually forms in the socket, and this helps to protect the area until healing takes place and the gums close up. In some circumstances a blood clot doesn’t form, or alternatively the blood […] Read more »

What Is Phantom Tooth Pain?

What Is Phantom Tooth Pain?

There is a type of toothache that is different from the typical pain you would normally expect. Sometimes known as phantom tooth pain, it is also known by the official term, atypical odontalgia. This type of toothache often takes place in the area where there are no teeth, or it […] Read more »

Can You Save A Knocked Out Tooth?

Can You Save A Knocked Out Tooth?

It is surprisingly common, through a number of reasons, for adults to have a tooth knocked out. When this happens there may be a chance that the tooth can be replanted back into place. Each year, millions of teeth will be accidently knocked out. Getting into a fight, enjoying a […] Read more »