Tooth extraction – What to eat and what not to eat

You may think that tooth extraction is a simple and short process. Well, technically speaking it is. The actual process of tooth extraction doesn’t take as long as the aftercare. Tooth extraction involves a long chain of events in which you have to take care of the extraction site for a couple of weeks. Over…

How often should we brush our teeth

How often should we brush our teeth

The foundation of good oral hygiene is brushing your teeth properly and regularly. If you stick to a good daily routine of brushing and flossing, you will have a bright smile for longer, you’ll have less problems with cavities and won’t have to visit your dentist so often. How many times a day should we…

Swollen gums – Cause and treatment

Swollen gums – Cause and treatment

Painful gums are not only uncomfortable but can also give you reasons to worry. But, read and tender gums don’t always mean that you’re having dental problems as this is quite common. Gum inflammation can be caused by many things. Sometimes, even switching to a new toothpaste. We’ll discuss the possible causes of gum inflammation…

Dental implants myths debunked

Dental implants myths debunked

If you’re missing a few teeth, then your dentist will recommend to opt in for dental implants. And they are the best solution for this problem. However, many people hear different stories and myths about implants which make them hesitant. But before making a decision, you should check the facts and information. So what are…

Care after dental implants

Care after dental implants

Many people that are considering having dental implants are also worried about the recovery time and how to care for them after the procedure. Here are some helpful tips. Just like every patient is different, the recovery time after dental implants can also vary. But a general rule is that the recovery is based on…

Sleep Apnea and treatment options

Sleep Apnea and treatment options

Do you wake up in the morning feeling groggy? Does your spouse or partner complain about your snoring, which can sometimes be so loud that they are forced to sleep on the couch or in the guest room? Do you maybe experience lack of concentration and headaches during the day? These all can be effects…

Dental sedation for children

We all know how children can be when it’s time to go to the dentist. After all, when we were young, we also didn’t like to go and were pretty apprehensive. But keeping your teeth healthy is important, especially at a young age. In order for dental appointments to go down and smooth as possible, some…

Brushing your teeth but still getting cavities

Brushing your teeth but still getting cavities

During the pandemic, we’ve been trying to treat our bodies better, form better and healthier habits and protect ourselves. Most of us worked from home during the lockdown and decided to exercise at home, try and eat healthier etc. But despite the new positive and healthier routines, many people still ask why they keep getting…

Common causes and solutions for sensitive teeth

Common causes and solutions for sensitive teeth

Having sensitive teeth can be a real nuisance and it can make eating and drinking difficult. The pain that we feel because of sensitive teeth is mostly sharp, sudden and temporary. We experience this pain whenever our teeth are being exposed to too hot or too cold food or beverages, sweet or acidic foods. If…