Dental FAQ

How to Clean Your Teeth and Gums?


  • Brush your teeth on all side with a good toothpaste and soft-brishtle brush.
  • Rinse your mouth after every meal.
  • visit your dentist every 3 to 6 months for oral examination and professional cleaning.
  • What is professional cleaning (scaling)?


    Professional cleaning the surfaces of your teeth, the dentist is removing any rough and sticky areas along your gums, there by preventing bacteria from attaching and growing there and causing gum disease.

    Does professional cleaning of teeth weaken them?


    Does professional cleaning of teeth weaken them? ans. :- The scaling of teeth does not weaken them but prevents gum diseases which bring about bleeding gums and if not checked leading to more serious and extensive gum problems.

    Causes of bad breath?


    common causes of bad breath are-

  • Infections in your mouth, nose and throat conditions.
  • Tobacco product Smoking causes its own unpleasant.
  • Dry mouth.
  • Medications.
  • Other causes:- Diseases, cancers, metabolic disorders.
  • How to brush and floss properly?


  • Aim the toothbrush at a 45 degree angle towards the gum line.
  • Use a pea-sized amount of toothpaste.
  • Use a gentle circular motion.
  • Repeat on the inside surfaces.
  • Use a light back and forth motion on the chewing surfaces.
  • Spit out the toothpaste after brushing.
  • Does tooth extraction affect eyesight?


    This is a very common misconception which people have. Any tooth for that matter does not have effect on a person eye sight. The nerves which supply the eye and the teeth are different hence no interconnection.

    What are the stage of tooth eruption in children?


    The first tooth of a child usually appears when it is six month. But every child is different. So in some children it can be late too .however if child become one year and still there are no signs of teething them it can be a matter of concern.

    Is Delayed Tooth Eruption can cauases of complications?


    Abnormalities is tooth eruption (timing and sequence) is often caused by genetics and may result in malocclusion.

    Is abnormal alignment of teeth can be corrected??


    This condition usually know as malocclusion. Malocclusion is the most common reason for referral to an orthodontic treatment. The goal of treatment is to correct the positioning of the teeth.

    What is laser dentistry?


    Laser dentistry is the use of lasers to treat a number of different dental conditions. Laser stands for, " light applification by the stimulated emission of radiation". The instrument creates light energy in a very narrow and focused beam.