Water flosser is more effective than dental floss when you have braces in your teeth. With braces in your teeth, cleaning interdental areas with dental floss is difficult. If you try traditional dental floss, you may end up hurting yourself.
Translucent teeth can be a sign that there is something wrong with your teeth. It is mostly related to thinning of enamel (outer most layer of the tooth), leaving your teeth more vulnerable to damage and caries.
The cost of extraction of wisdom teeth may vary between $75-$200. But sometimes, surgical extraction might bump the cost to $800 or even more.
A denture is a set of artificial teeth that a patient gets after losing natural teeth. An implant supported denture rests in the mouth on top of implants. It fits into the implant with a particular mechanism like a clip, and each denture has two to four implants per arch.
Scaling is a procedure in which a professional removes the unwanted debris and bacteria from the teeth. Thereafter, root planing helps in smoothening the root surfaces so that bacteria don't accumulate. It is also called deep cleaning.
Sometimes your dentist will tell you that you need a bone graft before you get the implant. A bone graft is a piece of bone inserted into your jaw bone to support it. It adds to the support and stability.