What is a night guard and what are its uses?

Apr 28, 2022, 10:05 AM

Night guards help in preventing wear and tear of your teeth and gums from grinding and clenching

What are the different types of dental fillings?

Mar 16, 2022, 10:06 AM

Five types of materials are generally used to cover a cavity caused by decay. Find out which one’s best for you

Oral disease and its impact on overall health

Feb 17, 2022, 10:09 AM

Disease-causing bacteria from our mouths can travel to other parts of our body through the blood stream

Gum disease, its symptoms and causes

Jan 19, 2022, 12:32 PM

Gum disease is likely to be caused by poor brushing and flossing habits that allow plaque to build upon the teeth and harden over time.

Tips for selecting the right toothbrush

Dec 14, 2021, 9:37 AM

There are several factors you must consider before zeroing in on a toothbrush that is suitable for your needs.

Foods to avoid with braces

Nov 22, 2021, 10:22 AM

Eating certain foods could hinder your orthodontic treatment. Find out what they are.

What is baby bottle tooth decay and how can you prevent it?

Nov 2, 2021, 9:31 AM

Practices like putting your baby to bed with a bottle of milk or juice, or prolonged pacifier use, can expose them to the risks of tooth decay

How to deal with an impacted wisdom tooth

Oct 18, 2021, 9:17 AM

Most people face issues during or after the appearance of wisdom teeth, and they can cause several oral complications

Have an abscessed tooth? Here’s what you need to know

Oct 7, 2021, 11:34 AM

Have you ever had a throbbing pain in your tooth or gum that comes in waves?

Dos and don’ts after a tooth extraction

Sep 19, 2021, 4:27 PM

Have you ever got your tooth extracted and wondered how to best take care of it?

Everything You Need to Know Before Getting Dental Crowns.

Aug 10, 2021, 9:44 AM

Your teeth might get damaged over time and can lose their size and shape. This can occur due to many reasons, including tooth decay, injuries, bruxism, or just poor oral hygiene and so on. Dental crowns can fix all these problems.

The Impact of Sugar - Overall & Oral Health

Dulene Swanepoel Jul 29, 2021, 2:47 PM

Bleeding gums are the earliest sign of gum disease and is a sign that all is not well with your immune system.

All You Need To Know About Veneers

Dr. Gun Norell Jul 15, 2021, 3:11 PM

Veneers are a thin layer of composite (direct) or porcelain (indirect) placed on the front of your teeth by a cosmetic dentist.

Why Do Children Use Space Maintainers?

Mar 23, 2021, 4:31 PM

As babies grow up, their baby teeth, also known as ‘milk teeth,’ fall out. Overtime, their baby teeth start to fall out and their permanent teeth, also seen as ‘adult teeth,’ begin to grow in

Flossing and their Alternatives

Jenna Jodrey, RDH Feb 18, 2021, 12:49 PM

Do you floss on a daily basis? If you tend to find flossing difficult and avoid doing it, read the details to know some alternatives that will help to remove those stubborn bacterias.

Essential Vitamins and Minerals for Healthy Teeth

Dulene Swanepoel Feb 10, 2021, 3:30 PM

Did you know that considerations when aiming for strong and healthy teeth include the elements of vitamins and minerals? Read the details to know which are essential for your dental health.

The choices for replacing a missing tooth

Dr. Marwan Al-Obeidi Feb 2, 2021, 10:58 AM

If you have a missing tooth, and would like to have it replaced. Here are few options that you got to replace your missing teeth

Do’s and Don’ts After Teeth Whitening

Dr. Layal Ksaybi Jan 25, 2021, 5:43 PM

Want to make sure your bright smile lasts long after a teeth whitening? Read these major tips provided by our general dentist Dr. Layal!

New Year, New Me - Easy dental habits you can start today!

Jan 17, 2021, 4:37 PM

When brushing, it should be done gently in a circular motion, for 2 minutes.

Why Tooth Decay is a Problem for Kids

Dr. Anila Virani Dec 30, 2020, 4:28 PM

Most children need adult supervision for flossing or brushing their teeth

Custom Made Whitening Tray and OTC Whitening Strips

Dulene Swanepoel Dec 22, 2020, 8:49 AM

There are several key factors that contribute to a beautiful smile, but many would agree that tooth color is one of the most important

Do Braces Make the Roots of Your Teeth Shorter?

Dr. Kleio Palaska Nov 24, 2020, 3:34 PM

Roots shortening known as root resorption (RR) is a common “side effect” of orthodontic treatment with fixed appliances.

Should I Be Worried If I’m Grinding my Teeth?

Nov 18, 2020, 3:25 PM

Tooth grinding is a condition that is increasingly being reported by the dental community

What Does My Dentist Mean by a ‘Cavity’ and How Do I Get That Fixed?

Dr. Layal Ksaybi Nov 4, 2020, 3:35 PM

You may have seen a brown spot on your tooth, experienced extreme tooth sensitivity or have heard your dentist say that you have a cavity

Dental implant benefits to help you make the right decision

Oct 28, 2020, 4:09 PM

Dental implants, are the closest prosthetic replacement we have for natural teeth

Oral Care Tips to Keep Your Child Safe

Oct 21, 2020, 3:32 PM

To ensure your child’s teeth stay healthy and they follow a good dental routine, continue reading the tips below

Aftercare of Porcelain Veneers

Dr. Gun Norell Oct 15, 2020, 4:31 PM

Congratulations on your new smile with porcelain veneers! To keep them in good condition long-term, it is very important to maintain good oral hygiene and diet without harming the veneers.

How to Overcome Your Dentist Fear! Get Rid of That Dentophobia!

Dr. Khasha Ilbak Oct 6, 2020, 3:30 PM

Dentophobia: Are you afraid of going to the dentist?

Brushing your teeth isn’t enough! Don’t forget to floss!

Sep 28, 2020, 5:08 PM

Flossing gives the ability to remove plaque that is left in between the teeth.

Dental Implant Awareness Month

Sep 15, 2020, 3:09 PM

September is International Dental Implant awareness month!

Effects of a Dry Mouth on Your Oral Health

Oonagh Cronin Sep 6, 2020, 11:47 AM

Dry mouth (also known as xerostomia) is a condition that prevents or slows the production of saliva

How COVID-19 Has Affected Healthcare

Dr. Gun Norell Aug 20, 2020, 9:43 AM

A global pandemic has appeared in our world and affected us all in different ways, and to varying extent

July is Cleft and Craniofacial awareness month!

Dr. Kleio Palaska Jul 27, 2020, 11:41 AM

Cleft lip and/or palate is one of the most common congenital conditions affecting the craniofacial structures.

The Importance of Wearing Your Dental Retainers

Dr. Muge Kasim Dilmen Jul 19, 2020, 9:59 AM

Retention is a term used by dentists and is defined as “the holding of teeth following orthodontic treatment

What is Reconstructive Jaw Surgery using the Cortical Shell Technique?

Dr. Obada Barry Jul 6, 2020, 11:00 AM

The cortical shell technique is an advanced surgical procedure for the reconstruction of horizontal and vertical bone defects

Tips to keep your mouth healthy this summer

Dr. Marwan Al-Obeidi Jun 23, 2020, 4:55 PM

Here I will try to summarise the main things to look out for this summer in order to remain healthy and safe.

What You Need to Know About Veneers

Dr. Christina Friis-Moeller Jun 15, 2020, 10:25 AM

Are you looking for that change to have a perfect smile? Veneer may be an option for you!

8 Tips to Improve your Oral Hygiene Routine

Jenna Jodrey, RDH Jun 8, 2020, 10:42 AM

Improve your oral hygiene routine with these 8 tips by our dental hygienist Jenna, which she loves sharing with her family and friends.

Sensitive Teeth?

Dr. Khasha Ilbak Jun 3, 2020, 9:32 AM

Everyone loves to pass by an ice cream shop and most of us look forward to the cold refreshment after a long walk in the heat.

Oral Hygiene during Ramadan - Eid

May 19, 2020, 9:24 AM

It is very common for the majority of us to consume increased amounts of sweet food during Ramadan and Eid.

What You Should Know Before Using a Face Mask to Protect Yourself From COVID-19

Apr 7, 2020, 8:18 PM

Face masks, if used appropriately, can help us block the transmission of droplet infections and limit the spread of COVID-19.

Baby Born with Teeth: Should You Worry?

Mar 5, 2020, 3:18 PM

Some babies may decide to stay out of the box and shock the parents on the first day itself by showing up with a tiny baby tooth on his/her little pinkish gum

Pulpectomy: A Necessary Evil to Save Your Child’s Tooth

Mar 4, 2020, 9:25 PM

Pulpectomy is the removal of the infected or inflamed dental pulp from the pulp cavity in order to save the tooth.

Disturbing Effects of Chewing Gums on Oral Health

Mar 4, 2020, 1:57 PM

Anything we put into our mouth affects our oral as well as overall health

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Your Mouth

Mar 2, 2020, 11:38 AM

Here are some interesting facts about your mouth that may leave you with your mouth wide open. But beware, familiarity breeds contempt!