Gum disease is among the most widespread conditions affecting people yet it remains one of the most poorly understood disease by the general public. Find out everything you wanted to know about the condition in this article.
Bleeding gums are considered to be the first sign of gum disease and a good predictor of the kind of plaque control being practiced by patients. Here is why it occurs and the ideal bleeding gums treatment that is available right now.
Incompletely erupted wisdom teeth can be approached in several different ways. We deal with the possible methods that your dentist might advise as well as the things going for and against that method.
Tooth pain can be difficult to deal and you may have to wait for sometime before you actually get a dentists appointment. Here are some at-home measures that you can follow to get some temporary relief from pain, swelling, and other discomforts.
Dentists insist that wisdom tooth removal is now painless. The perception among the public is very different. What is the truth? Is painless wisdom tooth removal possible?
A sinus infection may not have been something that you expected after getting a wisdom tooth removal done but that is exactly what can happen in some cases. We outline why this happens and what you can do to prevent and treat it.
A dry socket is a common complication that patients suffer after extractions. It can be quite painful and is something that causes a fair amount of discomfort. We outline exactly what a dry socket is, why it occurs, how it can be prevented.
A surgical wisdom tooth extraction is a technique sensitive procedure that can result in certain complications if everything does not go to plan. Nerve damage is one of the more serious complications that patients need to be aware of.
Pain is the number one reason why people avoid dentists. Thankfully, pain during planned procedures is no longer a problem thanks to improved techniques and medicaments. In this article, we deal with pain after wisdom tooth removal.
While some amount of bleeding is expected after a wisdom tooth removal, excessive bleeding is considered a complication. Here are some of the things to look out for and steps to take in case it happens to you or someone you know.