Pyogenic granuloma is a common reactive tumor-like nodular growth, it can grow anywhere in the mouth but is commonly seen in the gums, lips, tongue, and inside of the cheeks. How Does an Oral Pyogenic Granuloma Look? The clinical features include: The surface of the growth is usually ulcerated. It is usually painless. It is...
Hypodontia / Congenitally Missing Teeth
Hypodontia is a congenital anomaly involving the number of teeth. It is defined as the developmental..
The Impacted Wisdom Tooth
Have you had pain from the back part of your lower jaw that always seems to come and go?
Oral Habits | Part 2
Bad oral habits of children may persist, or develop during the adult years, particularly during periods of stress.
Oral Habits | Part 1
Common behaviors seen in children and adults which result in jaw deficits and subsequent speech and feeding disorders.
Also known as halitosis is a noticeable unpleasant odor that emanates from the oral cavity (mouth)...
How to Brush Your Teeth
Brushing your teeth is not just for a whiter smile and fresher breath, it's important for your overall health.
What Is Gingivitis? Signs And Symptoms
Gingivitis means inflammation of the gums (gingiva). It commonly occurs because of films of bacteria...
Dental Caries (Tooth Decay)
Dental caries (tooth decay) is a major oral health problem in most industrialized countries...
Replacing Missing Teeth
Reasons for replacing a missing tooth (or teeth) vary and should be weighed against the risks of leaving the space,