What is a Diastema and How do I Treat It?
A diastema is an area of extra space between two or more teeth. Read on to learn about the best treatment options to close that gap. View ArticleView More >
Pain in the ear or jaw region? It could be Temporomandibular Disorder.
Ever felt pain around your ear or jaw region? Read on to find out the reason behind it and how it can be addressed effectively. View ArticleView More >
Periodontal Disease: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You
Periodontal disease is an infection of the tissue that supports your teeth. If untreated, it can become severe and painful. Read on to learn all about this disease and how it can be managed and prevented. View ArticleView More >
All About Fluorosis
Fluorosis is a cosmetic condition, which varies from minor discoloration to surface irregularities of the teeth. Read on to find out its symptoms, its diagnosis and prevention. View ArticleView More >
Tools for Oral Care Hygiene
What toothpaste should you choose from the variety available in the market? Which type of toothbrush is best for your teeth? What are the other resources needed to maintain good dental hygiene? Learn all this and more in this article. View ArticleView More >
All you need to know about Gingivitis
Gum disease in general and gingivitis in particular are common. Almost three in four adults over the age of 35 have some form of gum disease. Find out all you can about Gingivitis, its symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and prognosis. View ArticleView More >
How to treat Pericoronitis (Infection Near Wisdom Tooth)
Wisdom teeth do not always emerge into the mouth properly because there may not be enough room for them to fit. Sometimes, a part of the tooth may remain covered by a flap of gum. Food particles and bacteria can get trapped under this flap and cause a mild irritation, a low-grade infection called PericoronitisView More >
What to do in case of a dislocated Temporomandibular joint (TMJ)?
The temporomandibular joint (TMJ), located just in front of the lower part of the ear, allows the lower jaw to move. It is a ball-and-socket joint, just like the hip or shoulder. When the mouth opens wide, the ball (called the condyle) comes out of the socket and moves forward, going back into place whenView More >
Benefits of Mouth Guards
A mouth guard is a soft plastic or laminate device used in sports to prevent oral injuries to the teeth, mouth, cheeks, tongue and jaw. Read on to learn in depth the advatages of using Mouth Guards. View ArticleView More >
All you need to know about Thrush (Candidiasis)
Thrush is the common name for a mouth infection caused by an overgrowth of the Candida fungus, which normally lives in many people’s mouths. Read on to know more about its symptoms, diagnosis, prevention, treatment and prognosis. View ArticleView More >