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Problems Caused By Malocclusion

Malocclusion of the teeth can lead to serious oral health complications down the road. The term malocclusion refers to the misalignment or imperfect positioning of the teeth when the jaw closes. When teeth grow in an abnormal position, it can impact confidence in your smile because your teeth do not grow straight and it may

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Causes and Symptoms of Impacted Teeth

When a tooth becomes impacted, it means that something, for some reason, has caused the tooth to stop erupting fully through the gum. It is likely that something is blocking the tooth from breaking through. This is a natural occurrence. When adult teeth replace kids’ teeth during development, permanent teeth can erupt abnormally. This can

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Signs You Need Your Tooth Extracted

Nobody likes to remove a tooth. Although sometimes it is necessary to keep your oral health strong. Tooth extraction treatment isn’t the only solution available. This depends how much damage has been done to your tooth. Sometimes a root canal is necessary. You can read here to learn more about both treatments. Ultimately, the dentist

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Signs Your Child Needs A Root Canal

Root canal has progressed with several myths and misconceptions whilst dentistry has advanced. One of the myths is that a root canal isn’t safe for children. For adults and children alike, a root canal is safe and beneficial for oral health. An untimely concern of a kids’ tooth can interfere with tooth, speech and chewing

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Root Canal Treatment For Children

If the dentist has recommended your child for root canal treatment then as a parent, it is natural for you to ask, why?. A myth about a root canal is that the treatment can only be performed for adults. Does this mean that children that experience decay shouldn’t go through root canal treatment? The answer

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Avoid Tooth Decay In Milk Teeth

Tooth decay occurs when the enamel breaks down. All children are at risk of tooth decay and there are many contributing factors that lead to it. Children at a very young age are not in a position to fully understand decay and distinguish the good food and drink from the bad. This comes in time

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Tooth Decay – What Happens?

Tooth decay is a common emergency in adults and children. It is an acid attack on the email which leads to cavities (holes) on teeth. When children experience a toothache, it’s difficult for them to control it and they may experience anxiety. This also goes for adults. Tooth decay is one of the common emergency

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Does Your Child Have Dental Anxiety?

It is perfectly normal for children to suffer from anxiety when they visit the paediatric dentist. For kids to do something new that isn’t natural to them is because they need continuity and routine. It also takes kids time to process into something that is new to them. Thankfully, there are many solutions to cure

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Is Dental Sedation Safe For Kids?

Many people suffer from anxiety at the dentist and patients can be given dental sedation to see them through the appointment in a consciously relaxed state. Patients can readily progress through their appointments with sedation to get used to visiting the dentist. Sedation has also helped cure dental anxiety for those who suffer from it.

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