Maintaining healthy gums is key to maintain good oral health and overall health. Gum disease usually takes place when bacteria accumulate (plaque) or builds up along the gum line. If your gums are bleeding, visit our clinic to have your oral health examined, we help you keep an eye on your gum health and examine whether they are bleeding due to simple irritation or if there is a cause for greater concern.
Dental plaque or mass bacteria grows and accumulates on the tooth and within the mouth. These bacteria use food particles and saliva to grow and multiply. The gums then start bleeding and swelling occurs which is known as gingivitis. In order to get rid of the bacteria, the body produces chemicals to attack the bacteria which in turn harms or destroys the bone and ligaments holding the teeth in place.
Endotoxins are bacterial toxins composed of lipids and sugar complexes that are part of the outer membrane of the cell wall of Gram-negative bacteria. They are also known as lipopolysaccharide or LPS. How laser-ER Yag and ND-Yag energy will remove the endotoxins to avoid further deterioration of bone loss and further gum loss?
Systemic diseases associated with gum diseases Gum disease and systemic diseases In the last few years, researchers have found possible links between …
Research has shown that there is an increased prevalence of gum disease among those with diabetes, and hence gum disease has been added to the list of severe health complications that arise due to diabetes.
Have you come across the phrase, “you are what you eat”? This is true also in the case of our oral health, our oral health is all based on what we eat and how we take care of it. There are various foods and beverages that can cause damage to our teeth - damage in the form of plaque, cavities, etc.
Fluoridated water – Healthy or Harmful People have long been arguing about the benefits of adding fluoride to municipal drinking supplies. Some …
Although we do understand that quitting is a daunting task for some, we want you to understand and learn that while you are constantly trying to slow down on this habit, you also need to follow good oral hygiene to protect your teeth from complete damage.
Can Gum Disease affect fertility? Hear from an expert periodontist While we would love to say ‘no', recent studies have found that …
Instead of drills, laser-assisted contactless cavity filling uses a laser beam is used to cut into the tooth's spot of decay without the laser cutting into the healthy enamel and dentin of the tooth. The laser works by heating water molecules in the tooth, which expand and dislodge decay.