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Wisdom Teeth and their troubles!
Many patients regularly present to us complaining of an erupting tooth in the back region of the lower jaw during adulthood. The patient says, '...
Dr Abhijit Joshi
Crowns for your teeth!
Placement of Crowns or 'Caps' (as they are more popularly known) are one of the most commonly performed treatments in dentistry. Why does one...
Dr Abhijit Joshi
RCT , Root canal treatment, Modern endodontics
So! You have just been advised a ‘root canal treatment’ by your dentist! Root canal treatment or RCT (as it is more popularly known) is one of ...
Dr Abhijit Joshi
natural pits and fissures
american dental association
Pit and Fissure Sealants - a sensible step to prevent early caries
In todays age of exceeding awareness and ready information, parents are more concious about their child's dental health than ever. Concerns are ...
Dr Vijay Trasad & Dr Abhijit Joshi
Tooth decay
Tooth decay is a common problem that occurs when acids in your mouth dissolve the outer layers of your teeth
NHS Choices
Dental Implants
A dental implant is used to support one or more false teeth. It is a titanium screw that can replace the root of a tooth when it fails. Just like a tooth root, it is placed into the jawbone.
The British Dental Health Foundation
Bridges and partial dentures
Why should I replace missing teeth? Your appearance is one reason. Another is that the gap left by a missing tooth can mean more strain is put on the teeth at either side
The British Dental Health Foundation
10 dental myths exploded
Fact or fiction? Are white teeth healthier? Is there fluoride in our tap water? Here is the truth behind 10 dental myths
NHS Choices
How to keep your teeth clean
Brush your teeth with fluoride toothpaste twice a day for about two minutes to help keep your teeth and mouth healthy.
NHS Choices
Knocked out teeth
A tooth can be knocked out by a blow to the mouth, or an accident involving the face. This can happen for example while playing contact sports. The tooth can be replaced in the socket successfully if you take the right action as soon as possible.
The British Dental Health Foundation
A Healthy Mouth for Your Baby
A brochure for parents and caregivers? on preventing early childhood caries (baby bottle tooth decay) in young children.
National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research
Braces and orthodontics
Braces are in high demand. Around 200,000 people in England and Wales started orthodontic treatment last year and more adults than ever before want treatment. Here are the answers to some common questions about this type of dental treatment.
NHS Choices
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