Preventive Care

Do sugary foods cause tooth decay?

Ok.......we have all heard that sugar and chocolates cause tooth decay. So is this true!? I would say a 'Yes' and 'No'. Surprised!!!!!! Let's find out........ Below is a chart showing the reasons...

5 quick facts about your tooth brush

Tooth brushing is the best and the easiest way to remove dental plaque. Learning the right method of brushing and selecting a good tooth brush helps you achieve good dental hygiene....

Best 15 tips to good healing after a tooth removal

What is tooth removal? Tooth removal or tooth extraction is the surgical removal of a tooth. Your  tooth is held to the surrounding ( alveolar ) bone by way of a ligament called...

12 common concerns on tooth decay answered

What causes tooth decay? The human tooth is made up of both the hard and the soft structures. The hard or the calcified parts are the enamel, dentin and the cementum. The...

Best fluoride therapy to prevent dental caries

  India is a tropical country with a variety in its landscapes. From forests to deserts to snow capped mountains and many rivers, our country also has a huge reserve of minerals...

Headaches and Dental health-The Connection

Ever wondered if an incorrect bite, an improper restoration or a missing teeth in your mouth can lead to other health complications. According to Dr Fonder, the relationship between the upper...

5 easy home care steps for healthy gums

  Bleeding gums is a common dental problem. Millions across the world suffer from gum infections. Poor oral hygiene still remains the main cause for bleeding gums.    Dr Sriranjini Jaideep, MD Internal medicine...

12 Do’s and Dont’s in tooth pain

    Ever experienced tooth pain!!?? Suffering from one can be the most painful experiences. Your dentist will help you alleviate the pain. However, there are a few do’s and dont’s you can...

5 simple ways to prevent cavities

Your friendly dentist's advise "Brush and floss your teeth to avoid cavities" sounds familiar to  everyone. While we all know we're supposed to brush and floss to keep our teeth healthy, cavities...

20 tips for proper brushing and flossing

  We all use the tooth brush everyday and the tooth brush is the most important tool in your oral hygiene kit. Brushing and flossing are called the twins of good oral...