Tooth sensitivity is an issue that affects many of us. People with tooth sensitivity neither prefer cold food nor hot food. An ice cream lover cannot relish it anymore. In the same length, someone who loves hot soup cannot savor it anymore. Cold and hot food simply hurts their teeth. So what to do if […]
Palatal expansion is the widening of the upper jaw and is one of the orthodontic treatment procedures. This procedure is employed when there is crowding or misalignment of teeth. Earlier healthy tooth were removed to correct crowding but now with the availability of palatal expanders, that is not required.
In India dental care is often ignored and it is not given much importance. Generally people have a notion that health of the body is more important than the health of their teeth. Latest research point to the fact that many ailments of the body, mainly the heart diseases have close connection to how our […]
A resounding “Yes” is the answer. Gum diseases definitely affect the overall health of an individual. The reverse can also be true. Some health issues can also be responsible for gum diseases. So in effect they both are interconnected and intertwined. Dr. Sravanthi of Expert Dental Care, a leading Dentist in Chennai summarized how in […]
Perhaps it would come as a surprise that if our diet was healthy the two most important dental issues that affect millions of people would be reduced. They are tooth decay (dental caries) and gum diseases (periodontitis). Here are some of the excerpts from Dr. Sravanthi of Expert Dental Care on how food impacts the […]