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oral thrush

Oral thrush or Oral Candidiasis – fungal infection of mouth

Oral thrush or oral candidiasis is a common oral problem caused by a fungus named Candida albicans. It is a normal organism of mouth but sometimes when it gets favorable environment it accumulates and presents symptoms. In patients suffering from it, creamy white patches, usually on inner cheek and tongue

Dental Implant-related complications and failures

There are many patients who experience much success with endosseous (within bone) dental implants. Despite the long life of dental implants, some implant-related complications do occur, which can be grouped as Biological, Technical and Esthetic. Indications and contraindication of dental implants Here we will discuss the implant-related complications 1-Biological complications

dental-floss

How To Use Dental Floss

You’re flossing. Great. But in order for dental floss to effectively remove plaque from your teeth, you need to be sure you’re using the correct technique. Because you’ll be putting your fingers into your mouth, be sure to wash your hands before you reach for the floss. Then just follow

teeth whitening

Teeth whitening methods used by dentists

One of the things patients wonder about the most in cosmetic services these days is the way to whiten teeth. According to a survey by the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, most adults believe a beautiful smile is a necessary social asset and important in the workforce. However, individuals have

Dental caries (Tooth Decay or Cavities)-Oldest known disease of mankind

What is dental caries? Dental caries also known as tooth decay or cavities are causes by localizing breakdown of tooth structure caused by specific bacterial activities associated with sugar and exposure time.Due to bacterial activities tooth begins to dissolve its contents and becomes yellow to black in color. Associated bacteria