A Layman’s Guide to the Dentist

A Layman’s Guide to the Dentist

adminSep 22,2018
Dental Care,Health Care

A Layman’s Guide to the Dentist No doubt, regular dental checkups are quite important for the health. If you want to improve the health, then you should maintain the regular appointments with him. Make sure that you are visiting every six months to the professional dentist. Well, the regular dentist is divided into two categories

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viva voice Questions in Amalgam for dental students

adminJul 27,2018
Dental Care

Viva voice questions in Amalgam for Dental students What is amalgam? amalgam is an alloy that contains mercury as one of its constituents. What is the ADA specification number for Amalgam? ADA specification number for Amalgam is 1 What is Amalgamation? The process of mixing liquid mercury with one or more metals or alloys to

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How to control plaque in Children

adminJul 17,2018
Child Care,Dental Care

How to control plaque in children? Generally kids don’t have interest in tooth brushing. It is very difficult task for parents to make them brush. Proper brushing is necessary to avoid so many dental problems. Prevention is better than repair and replacement so brushing has more importance in oral hygiene methods.  As soon as teeth

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Necrotizing Ulcerative Gingivitis causes, predisposing factors, symptoms and treatment

adminJul 13,2018
Dental Care

Necrotizing Ulcerative Gingivitis causes, predisposing factors, symptoms and treatment  Necrotising ulcerative gingivitis also called as Vincent’s infection  Trench mouth Acute ulceromembranous gingivitis Phagedenic gingivitis Fusospirochetal gingivitis Acute ulcerative gingivitis Necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis is a common specific type of gingivitis. The disease manifests both acute and recurrent phases. This inflammatory condition involves primarily the free gingival

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Dental Plaque Induced Gingival Diseases

adminJul 10,2018
Dental Care

Medical word for gum bleeding is “gingivitis”. Gingivitis  is inflammation of the gingiva. Plaque induced gingivitis is the most common form of gingival disease. This may occur on a periodontist with no attachment loss or on a periodontist with a previous attachment loss that is stable and not progressing. Plaque induced gingival disease is the result

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Dentigerous Cyst Symptoms, Treatment and Complications

adminJul 4,2018
Dental Care

A Dentigerous cyst also called as follicular cyst.Dentigerous cyst can be defined as an odontogenic cyst that surrounds the crown of an impacted tooth, caused by fluid accumulation between the reduced enamel epithelium and the enamel surface, resulting in a cyst in which the crown is located within the lumen. This is one of the

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What is Hyperplasia? Causes, Classification,Treatment

adminJul 2,2018
Dental Care

What is Hyperplasia? Causes,Symptoms and Treatment Hyperplasia also called as Facial Hemihypertrophy. It is a rare developmental anomaly characterised by asymmetric overgrowth of one or more body parts. Hemihyperplasia can be an isolated finding, but it also may be associated with a variety of malformation syndromes. Malformation syndromes associated with Hemihyperplasia Beckwith-weidemann syndromes Neurofibromatosis Klippel-trenaunay-Weber

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Dental viva voice questions in Impression Materials

adminDec 1,2016
Dental Care

Impression materials Viva voice questions what is syneresis? fluid exuded from the impression seen as droplets on surface are called syneresis What is imbibition? Absorption of water by the impression when placed in water is called imbibition. which impression shows least dimensional change upon disinfection? Addition silicones have very little residual polymerization, making them the

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Periodontal pockets Classification, symptoms and Treatment

adminSep 21,2016
Dental Care

Periodontal pockets are caused by microorganism so and their products, which produces pathological tissue changes that lead to the depending of the gingival sulcus. Pocket formation starts as an inflammatory change in the connective tissue wall of the gingival sulcus. Classification of periodontal pockets Gingival pocket It is also known as pseudo pocket or relative

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Dental Materials Viva Voice Questions for 1st year BDS

adminApr 14,2016
Dental Care

Physical properties of Dental materials What is the goal of the dentistry? The goal of the dentistry is to maintain or improve the quality of life of the dental patients. This goal can be accomplished by preventing disease, relieving pain, improving mastication efficiency, enhancing speech and improving appearance. What are the dental materials used in

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Lasers in Conservative Dentistry and Endodontic

adminApr 11,2016
Dental Care

Laser technology has been developed rapidly in the last decade. New lasers with a wide range of characteristics are available now which are being used in various branches of dentistry. The application of these new technologies in endodontics has always been challenging. Today more experience and knowledge in applying lasers in operative dentistry and endodontics

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LASER Teeth whitening Procedure to get instant Teeth whitening

adminMar 11,2016
Dental Care

One of the biggest dental concerns that people face relates to the color of their teeth. Ideally, teeth should be a bright white but unfortunately this is often not the case. Stained teeth occur overtime and although this condition does not have any adverse health effects, it creates an unpleasant effect on a person’s smile.

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