Pain and discomfort can discourage patients from getting orthodontic treatments or make them discontinue them after the initial stages. There has been an ongoing debate about the pain experienced during two methods of this treatment: clear aligners and fixed braces. Fixed braces are a traditional method of teeth alignment, but it is more painful and less convenient than clear aligners due to an increased amount of force.
Gummy smile can be caused by anything from poor dental hygiene to genetic disposition and can take a toll on one’s confidence. A bright smile can be restored using diode laser treatment that causes patients minimal discomfort.
Routine visits to the dentist can be a nerve-wracking experience for some; qualified dentists should know how to tackle anxiety and phobia in patients – thereby ensuring better dental care for their patients.
Sharp digital photos provide great reference points for dentists and convince patients of existing problems thanks to real-time viewing.
Inflammation is the first sign of dental implant failure and impending bone loss. A new kind of chewing gum could provide early detection.
A new report suggests that dentists take a more active role in encouraging patients to make healthier choices.
Invisalign isn't just useful to correct mildly crooked teeth. Find out how dentists are using this powerful treatment in many ways.
Two recent studies reveal a connection between bite problems in dental patients and other issues related to posture and balance.