Definition Bruxism refers to an oral parafunctional activity that occurs in most humans at some point in their lives. Grinding of the teeth and clenching of the jaw are the two main characteristics of this condition, which can occur during the day or at night. Bruxism is one of the …Read More »
Dental abscess – Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment.
Description A dental abscess is an infection of the mouth, face, jaw, or throat that begins as a gum infection, tooth infection, or cavity. These infections are common in people with poor dental health and result from a lack of proper and timely dental care. Bacteria from a cavity can …Read More »
Dental Caries or Tooth Decay – Risk Factors, and Prevention.
Description Dental caries can also be termed as tooth decay which is a microbial, progressive, and post-eruptive disease affecting the dental hard tissues resulting in inorganic constituent decalcification and dissolution of organic compounds. It is a dynamic process where both the demineralization and remineralization occurs simultaneously. When the rate of …Read More »
Impacted Wisdom Teeth – Symptoms, Causes, Treatment and Prevention
Definition Impacted wisdom teeth is a tooth that gets blocked aWs it pushes through the gum into your mouth. Wisdom teeth (also called “third molars”) usually do not push through the gums until people are in their late teens, twenties or even older. Wisdom teeth are usually the last teeth …Read More »