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How effective is Laser Gum Treatment Using Waterlase?

In the earlier days,  gum surgery was the only treatment option for the advanced periodontal disease. Laser Dentistry and Laser Gum Treatment have revolutionised the way patients receive dental treatment. Waterlase laser treatment will not only improve your dental experience but, give you a more comfortable and less painful treatment. It is so precise that your doctor is able to perform restorations to the teeth, gum, and bones without causing damage to surrounding areas in the mouth. (more…)

Why Use Hard Bite Guard for Teeth Grinding?

Most of us grind or clench our teeth at some point due to an emotional outburst. But, Occasional teeth grinding or severe teeth grinding is a medical condition called Bruxism. This usually happens at night during sleep and is closely linked to mental stress or anxiety. Normally, teeth grinding do not cause harm. But, when it occurs on a regular basis the teeth can be damaged and other oral health complications can arise.


How does teeth whitening work?

These days, people are more conscious about how their teeth appear when they smile. As a result, many prefer to choose teeth whitening as a solution to clear away stains formed due to food, cigarette smoke, coffee, etc.

                                            Teeth whitening before and after

What is a Composite Filling?

We all love natural-looking smiles, composite fillings have the ability to give you just the same. Our teeth undergo constant pressure from chewing and grinding, and this can cause the tooth to crack, fracture or decay.  Your dentist may recommend you to choose composite fillings, because, these tooth coloured fillings can be used to repair a tooth that is affected by decay, cracks and fractures. (more…)

How Do Braces Work?

Having straight clean teeth is essential to a healthy looking smile. Teeth without damage and jaw problems can boost your self-confidence. Teeth braces work by constantly putting pressure on your teeth and slowly encouraging them to move into the correct position. (more…)

What Are Veneers?

Do you want to mask teeth discolouration or brighten teeth and improve smile? Veneers can give your teeth the perfection you want to achieve.

Veneers are ultra-thin shells of tooth-coloured ceramic materials designed to cover the front surface of your teeth to improve its appearance. It can provide your teeth with the resilience and strength compared to the natural tooth enamel.

What are the types of Dental Crowns?

Dental crowns, also known as Cosmetic Crowns are tooth-shaped caps used to restore your tooth’s shape, size, strength, and appearance. There are several types of crowns that can be used, including ceramic, porcelain, base metal, gold alloys and stainless steel. Sometimes, a combination of these materials may be used to make dental crowns to achieve the desired strength and results.

Here we have explained the major dental crowns to have a better understanding of its types: (more…)

Anti Wrinkle Treatment And Pain Relief

We associate anti wrinkle treatment with making us look younger and fresher but it also helps to relieve facial pain.  Facial expressions such as smiling and frowning cause wrinkles to occur in the eye, lips and forehead areas.  Anti wrinkle treatment relaxes the muscles responsible for creating wrinkles. The same treatment relieves people of pain caused by the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). (more…)

Can Lip Fillers Fix A Gummy Smile?

Lip fillers give us plump sexy lips that look good enough to kiss.  People consider fuller lips to be attractive because they are a sign of youth and vitality.  Large eyes and luscious lips are attributes we consider highly attractive that’s why we love babies and puppies so much.  Ladies in particular rate highly in the beauty stakes if they have these qualities.

Our lips get thinner as we age due to a reduction in collagen and fat in our bodies.  Young starlets like Kylie Jenner plump up their lips to increase their sex appeal. Thin lips affect our smile by sliding up our teeth and exposing our gums.  A gummy smile is not particularly attractive and causes people to feel self-conscious. (more…)

Dental Implants Oral Hygiene And Maintenance

Dental implants are a more comfortable alternative to dentures.  They look and feel like genuine teeth and don’t affect speaking or eating in the same way dentures do.  Implants are particularly useful if only one tooth needs replacing. It is a surgical procedure and is only possible if you have healthy gums and jaw bone.  Sometimes a bone graft is necessary in order to install dental implants. (more…)

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