Dental health is aface mirror of general health of one’s body. As the mouth is the entrance to other various organs of the body, a good dental health is very much important to maintain a good general health of the body.
Services offered in the Dentistry Department –
Prevention of dental disease
‘’Prevention is better than cure” this quote is a gold standard of health related matter. Mostof the dental diseases can be prevented by following a very simple and basic dental hygiene like proper brushing technique, minimizing snacking in between meals, thorough rinsing and seeking professional adviceat the initial stages of dental disease.
Early childhood caries
This is a type of decaying of tooth seen in children. It progress rapidly as compared to adults. Children who are bottle fed, consume lot of sticky food in diet and poor dental hygiene are the ones to encounter this problem.
Importance of saving primary teeth/milk teeth
As every part of the body has a purpose to serve, the primary teeth also has a role like chewing, speech andappearance. Additionally, these primary teeth will help in guiding the permanent teeth to erupt at proper place.All the efforts should be made to preserve the primary teeth.
Bleeding Gums / Mobile Teeth
This is the most common dental problem seen in adults. This type of dental problem is mainly due to poor dental hygiene, which leads to infection in gums which is known as Gingivitis. People will have bleeding in the gums whenever pressure is applied to the gums. IfGingivitisd is not treated, infection will progress to bone which makes the tooth to loose support and makes mobile teeth.
Decaying/cavity formation in teeth is the common dental problem, which is mainly due to improper dental hygiene. This problem can be treated by filling with various tooth colourcements in the initial stage. In severe cases of decaying,reaching the inner most portion of tooth,patients will have painand swelling which can be treated by tooth saving procedures known as root canal treatment and capping. With all advanced dental treatment procedures, teeth can be saved to help us in chewing, speech and facial appearance.
Replacement of Missing Teeth
The tooth extracted due to severe decaying /mobile teeth should be replaced by artificial teeth. The replacement of a lost tooth is done mainly to support the adjacent and opposite teeth to be in their original position and distribute the chewing pressure equally to all teeth.
Tooth whitening lightens teeth and helps to remove stains and discoloration. Whitening is amongst the most popular cosmetic dental procedure because it can greatly improve how your teeth look.
Whitening will not work on caps, veneers, crowns or fillings. It also won’t be effective if your tooth discoloration is caused by medications or a tooth injury. Whitening is not a one-time procedure. It needs to be repeated from time to time if you want to maintain the brighter color.
Other services we cater to:
- Fluoride Treatment
- Tooth Extraction
- Smile Design
- Cosmetic Dentistry
To book an appointment with our Dentist for any of the above procedures,
please call us on 04 285 9880 / 04 459 9904