Dr Navneet Kaur
Navneet has done BDS. She is a dentist by profession and a travel freak by heart. You would either find her secluded in her room studying books or away on travel expeditions to places nobody's ever even heard of.
In the oral cavity, probiotic bacteria adhere to the dental tissues as a part of the biofilm. They act as a protective lining for oral tissues.
Hawley retainer is also called as the wire retainer and is the most well-known removable type of retainer. It is made of wires and clasps supported in acrylic.
It is entirely safe to get routine dental checkups and teeth cleaning appointments during all the 3 trimesters of pregnancy. However, informing the dentist about your pregnancy is of utmost importance.
Submucous cleft palate (SMCP) occurs due to an abnormal fusion of the muscles of the soft palate when the baby is developing in utero. In the case of submucous cleft palate, the cleft is underneath the mucous membrane, which is the tissue that covers the palatal roof.
A dental nerve block is an effective way to manage orofacial pain without distorting the anatomy of a wound and to carry out painful dental treatments easily and comfortably.
Calcium deficiency can result in severe oral conditions such as decreased jaw bone density, tooth decay, irritated gums, etc.