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I Had a Tooth Extraction. When Can I Stop Worrying About a Dry Socket?
When a tooth is damaged with no hope of repair, your dentist will recommend tooth extraction to ensure no more additional issues arise. However, complications can occur even after the dentist removes your tooth. A dry socket is a common complication that occurs after tooth extraction when the blood clot gets dislodged. Many individuals ask, […]
When Should You Consider Getting a Dental Splint? Warning Signs to Look Out For
Dental splints are custom-made devices designed to fit over your teeth and help alleviate a range of dental issues, including bruxism and temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders. But when should you consider getting a dental splint? In this blog post, we’ll explore the warning signs to look out for and help you determine if a dental […]
Which Wisdom Teeth are Harder to Remove?
When it comes to oral surgery, wisdom teeth removal can be one of the most daunting prospect. In fact, extracting impacted wisdom teeth is commonly viewed as a rite of passage for teenagers and young adults alike. Have you ever been caught off guard by the length of time it took to extract wisdom teeth? […]
What’s the Deal With Getting Crowns on Front Teeth?
Have you ever heard of getting a dental crown on the front teeth? Yes, dental crowns are not just limited to your back teeth or molars — you can receive front teeth crowns too. When decay or damage ruins your tooth, dental crowns might be of some help. But what exactly is the deal with […]
I Have a Tooth Infection — How Long Can I Leave it Untreated?
Many people experience the symptoms of tooth infection without realizing it. The pimple on the gum, throbbing pain, sensitivity, and more signs occur when you have an infected tooth. Dental specialists recommend receiving immediate treatment if you suspect an infection. Still, some individuals choose to delay treatment. Consequently, untreated tooth infection leads to severe issues. […]
3 Reasons Why You Have Swollen Gums With Braces — What to Do?
Dentists and orthodontists recommend braces for people with crooked teeth and misaligned jaw or teeth. By moving your teeth into a new position, this orthodontic appliance helps give you an aligned smile. However, you’ll experience some discomfort with braces, especially if you don’t pay attention care of your oral hygiene. Moreover, you might experience swollen […]
If These Signs Occur, You Might Need a Root Canal
Imagine taking a bite of your favorite snack only to reel back in pain. What could have possibly made your tooth radiate agonizing pain and discomfort? Dental pain can occur for multiple reasons. Your tooth pain could possibly be because your tooth needs to undergo a root canal procedure. To know if this is the […]
Help! My Tooth Abscess is Still Swollen After 3 Days of Taking Antibiotics!
So you’ve just returned from the dentist, having been prescribed medicines for your dental abscess. But after 3 days of antibiotics, you notice that your tooth abscess is still swollen. You’re still in pain and still can’t eat properly. Is the medicine prescribed wrong, or is it not working on you? Before you start panicking, […]
Crown vs Filling: Which Treatment Option Should You Consider?
Thanks to technological advancements, there are now multiple ways you can restore a damaged tooth. Be it broken, chipped, or even cracked; cosmetic dentistry has various procedures to back you up. However, two of the most common treatment methods are dental crowns and dental fillings. Where some cases require one over the other, the rest […]
Wondering Which Soft Foods to Eat with Braces?
Braces are quite effective for straightening your teeth, and they help with multiple dental issues. The process of fitting braces or Invisalign in your mouth is usually not that painful. Nevertheless, you might experience slight sensitivity in your teeth and jaw afterward. This is because you need some time for your mouth to adjust to […]