Thumb sucking

Thumb sucking is one of the issue i often hear from the parents in the pediatric department. Here we see about the reason behind thumb sucking, its consequences on the prolonged practice, and how to manage it. Why a child do thumb sucking? Thumb sucking has a strong correlation with the child psychology. Let us…

Teeth whitening

Whiter and brighter smile is the wish for every one of us. This topic is about giving the facts, ideas and possibilities, pros and cons of undergoing teeth whitening treatment. Why does the teeth get discolored? There are various reasons for the teeth discoloration. External factors includes tea,coffee, tobacco, food products etc stain the teeth,which…

Effect of alcohol during dental treatment

The most common symptom of any dental problem is “ pain”. It could be range from mild to severe, sharp and  throbbing to diffuse and dull kind of sensation. As the dental tissue possess only the pain receptors, it is the only way of expressing the insult. Unfortunately it is tougher to handle though. In…

FEAR OF TEETH CLEANING

Person 1 : I think i wanted to clean my teeth. I am having bleeding gums and bad breath. But I have never done it before. So i am certainly scared of going to the dentist. Will the procedure be very painful? person 2: don’t you brush your teeth regularly!!!! person 1: definitely i do it…

Tooth sensitivity

OMGGGG !!!!! What a shooting pain was this !!!! For cold and hot and sweet and sour….For everything and on everything i eat…was this pain or sensitivity !!!! My dentist calls this sensitvity and i say this as PAIN…. Had you ever visited your dentist for this reason !!!! Or on least case, had you…