Author: Dr. Orest Frangopol
Peg teeth are abnormally small, upper lateral incisors. They are often pointed or have a rectangular shape that makes them look similar to fangs. Both children and adults are often self-conscious of the appearance of their smile, when they have one or more teeth that are dramatically smaller or have an odd shape, compared to Read more »
It's the spooky Halloween time again! Halloween is that time of the year when you gather with your whole family to enjoy trick-or-treating! Moreover, at Halloween, you are less stringent on your children to allow them to experience this mysterious, fun-filled holiday and indulge in sweets a lot more than usual. It’s tradition, right?
To become a successful athlete, one must be very dedicated towards training and meeting the fitness goals. An athlete should also follow the right nutrition chart, take a proper diet and stay hydrated. Following these healthy habits religiously can be very beneficial in athletic performances.
Human teeth are constructed of three layers that include the enamel, dentin, and pulp. Inside the pulp, there are small nerve fibers and blood vessels and they mainly keep your teeth functioning properly. When these nerve or blood vessels are damaged, the blood flow eventually stops and a tooth becomes a dead pulp. This condition Read more »
Are you concerned that your pearly whites are losing their sheen due to staining? Teeth staining or discoloration is common when you are aging, but many ordinary foods, beverages, and even mouthwashes can cause teeth discoloration. There are many simple remedies that can help whiten your teeth, and by avoiding habits that lead to teeth Read more »
A lot can happen to your teeth, especially when you are asleep. It's the time when food debris and bacteria can wreak havoc on your teeth and gums which can lead to plaque, cavities or other such oral health issues. Don't let these issues interfere with your good night's rest.
In our previous post, we had mentioned a few tips about your dental care during summers. With this current post, we will guide you further on maintaining good dental health through a few more simple dental care strategies.
You might have one or more missing teeth, you might feel uncomfortable wearing dentures, or some of your weakened teeth need to be replaced. Your reason might be any but having teeth in proper condition is what you are looking for.
There can be many reasons for the disorder that causes Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) pain in your jaws. One of the most stated reasons why they occur can be the teeth grinding at night. A Chicago Dental Society survey states that over 25 percent of Americans are destroying their teeth and developing jaw disorders just by teeth Read more »
Edentulism or partially missing teeth can affect much more than the ability to chew or properly digest the food. It has significant social, psychological, and emotional consequences that severely impact your quality of life and self-esteem. Our teeth are Read more »