Archive for January, 2011

Crown

Prestige Dental Care Topics To read on dental bridge click here Crown – What is it? How do we do it? Picture on cases done in our clinic Maintenance Crown – What is it? A crown is a replacement of the outside casing of your teeth that is permanently fixed to the tooth below. In […]

Children’s Primary Teeth

Primary teeth or Deciduous teeth, otherwise known as reborner teeth, baby teeth, temporary teeth and primary teeth, are the first set of teeth in the growth development of humans and many other mammals. In some Asian countries they are referred to as fall teeth as they will eventually fall out, while in almost all European […]

Bleeding Gums During Pregnancy

  Topics What is Gingivitis? What is Pregnancy Gingivitis? Causes of Gum Disease in Pregnancy Symptoms of Pregnancy Gingivitis Complications of Pregnancy Gingivitis Treating Gingivitis in Pregnancy Prevention Some ladies may feel that their gums are uncomfortable than usual during pregnancy. Their gums are sore or tender, or if they bleed when brushing or flossing, […]

Do You Know What To Do In A Dental Emergency?

Having to deal with a dental emergency is not something people think about. However, being prepared can make the difference between saving or losing a tooth. And in the case of a toothache, if it involves a bacterial infection, it can be a life-threatening situation. Here are a couple of common dental emergencies and what […]

A kick in dentists’ teeth

The way we do it with white filling…

Prestige Dental Care Topics Introductions Composition of composite resin Restoring Composite Resin Introductions White filling or composite resin is getting more and more popular currently as it produces a nice aesthetic result. Previously silver filling (amalgam) is preferred due to low cost, easy to handle and it has a good mechanical properties (amalgam is strong […]

Dental Implants

BEST THING TO NATURAL TEETH What is Dental Implant? A dental implant is a small “anchor” made of titanium. It is inserted into the jawbone to take the place of your missing tooth root. After Osseointegration, or when the surrounding bone has attached to the implant, a replacement tooth is secured to the top of […]

Dental Caries (Tooth Decay)

Prestige Dental Care Topics What is Tooth Decay? How Will I Know if I Have a Cavity? How Do Dentists Detect Cavities? Are Some People at More Risk for Developing Cavities? How Can I Prevent Cavities? What should I do if I have tooth decay? What is Tooth Decay? Dental cavities are an infection caused […]

Dental Filling (White and silver)

Prestige Dental Care Topics What is dental fillings? The goal of treating cavities What Dental Material is Best for My Teeth? What is dental fillings? Dental filling is a dental restorative material used to restore the function, integrity and morphology of missing tooth structure. Basically… material used to fill up cavity in the tooth after […]

Impacted Wisdom Teeth

Topics What is wisdom teeth? Impacted Wisdom Teeth Signs and Symptoms of Impacted Wisdom Tooth Consequence of impacted wisdom teeth Treatment Options Indication of Wisdom teeth Extraction Surgery or Not Surgery? Surgical Removal of Wisdom Tooth For Anxiety Patient… What Do I Need to Do During Recovery? Complication of Wisdom Tooth Surgery What is wisdom […]