Archive for category General Dental Treatment

Root Canal Treatment

What is root canal treatment Root canal treatment or sometimes refers as RCT is a treatment used to repair and save a tooth that is badly decayed or becomes infected. During a root canal procedure, the nerve and pulp are removed and the inside of the tooth is cleaned and sealed. Without treatment, the tissue […]

Root Planing

Root planing is a non-surgical treatment that usually done together with deep dental scaling. It is done after the supragingival (or superficial) plaque and calculus were remove through gross scaling. The aim of this treatment is to removes the roughened cementum and surface dentin that is impregnated with calculus, microorganisms and their toxins leading to […]

Scaling & Air Polishing

Why do we have to clean our teeth? If the calculus (or tartar, as dentists like to call it) is allowed to accumulate on the teeth it will unfortunately provide the right conditions for bacteria to thrive next to the gums. The purpose of the scaling and polishing is basically to leave the surfaces of […]

Dental Check-up

Have your teeth checked regularly.. A standard dental checkup should take place every six months, and any additional procedures such as fillings or root canals, for example, require you to make additional appointments at later stage. This is because many of these procedures take longer than the time allotted to a checkup. They may even […]

Dental Extraction

Prestige Dental Care Topics Introduction Reasons for Extraction Types of Extraction Simple Extraction What can I Expect After an Extraction? Instructions after tooth extraction Introduction Generally, dentists do everything within their power to preserve your natural teeth. However, in cases of advance caries or periodontitis, a tooth may have to be extracted. Teeth may also […]


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 […]

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 […]

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 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 […]