Sedation Dentistry: Relaxing In The Chair

01/12/2020

Sedation Dentistry: Relaxing In The Chair Many patients who visit the dentist’s office experience some form of trepidation or anxiety – this is normal. Dental procedures are very close and personal and this makes some patients uncomfortable. Thankfully, modern innovations in the field of dentistry make it easier for patients to relax when in the.

Why Do My Gums Hurt?

17/11/2020

It can be an early sign of gum disease or something to do with infection. That’s because infection often leads to inflammation where nerves encounter more pressure. Pain in the gums can be also caused by other factors. To be sure and prevent worse complications, it’s important to consult a dentist as soon as possible..

Myobrace: What Is It And How Does It Work?

12/11/2020

If your children’s teeth are crooked, misaligned or overcrowded, there are several options available to you to straighten your smile. The Myobrace system is one highly effective option available to patients at Big Smiles Dental. Myobrace is a set of translucent aligners that corrects the position of teeth over time. Poor teeth alignment and jaw.

Can Your Teeth Repair Themselves?

20/10/2020

The short answer is yes but it still depends on the extent of the damage. And yes, it actually takes a lot of work regularly to help the teeth repair and protect themselves. Can your teeth repair themselves? Our teeth are constantly under attack from acids. That’s because the bacteria inside our mouths feed on.

Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy: Causes and Treatment

12/10/2020

A healthy smile is characterized by pearly white teeth, shiny pink gums and, perhaps unknown to most people, sufficient gap between the upper and lower teeth when in resting position. This gap is called the freeway space, or interocclusal space. A space of approximately 3.5mm on average is sustained between the teeth and this allows.

How Do You Know If You Need a Root Canal?

14/09/2020

Some signs and symptoms are sensitivity to hot and cold, pain while chewing and biting, swollen gums and a cracked or chipped tooth. It’s crucial and urgent to get a professional dental examination to know for certain (e.g. perhaps it’s a sign of a serious infection or you want to save the tooth for sure)..