BAD BREATH (HALITOSIS)
Bad breath can be very embarrassing. Majority of the bad breath is because of a dental problem. Gum disease, cavities, oral cancer, dry mouth and bacteria on the tongue are some of the most common dental problems that can cause bad breath. Mouth washes and chewing gums just mask bad breath. A visit to us can help solve the problem
CAVITIES (TOOTH DECAY)
Tooth decay occurs when plague that forms on teeth, combines with the sugars in the food we eat. This produces acids that attack tooth structure. The best way to prevent tooth decay is by brushing twice a day, flossing once daily and visiting the dentist regularly. Eating healthy foods and avoiding snacks and drinks that are high in sugar are also helpful
Recent studies have shown that gum disease, is linked to heart disease and strokes. This is an infection in the gums surrounding the teeth. Gum disease is also one of the main causes of tooth loss in adults. Regular dental visits along with brushing at least twice a day and flossing once a day is very beneficial.
Mouth sores can be very painful and discomforting. It is usually nothing to worry about and will disappear on its own Unless they lasts more than two weeks,. Common mouth sores are fever blisters, cold sores, aphthous ulcers and thrush(Fungal Infection)
Tooth sensitivity is a common problem that affects millions of people. This occurs when dentine becomes exposed to the oral environment leading to sudden sharp pain caused by heat, cold or sweets
This is one of the biggest reasons that many patients seek dental treatment. This can affect one’s self confidence. At Tooth Fairy Dental Surgery this can be something of the past as majority of them can be treated by whitening, implants, braces or other cosmetic procedures.
This is a serious disease, involving the mouth, lips or throat, and is often treatable if diagnosed and treated in the early stages.