By nature we all have some flaws in our teeth. While some of the people feel bad about their broken or crooked arrangement, others worry about their dull or stained colored teeth. Our teeth can acquire stains with age or perhaps due to excess consumption of colored foods and beverages that are turning them into dark yellow tint. It is important to remember that only a pearly white teeth can… Continue reading
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Dental in-lays and on-lays provide several purposes and treatment options for various dental restorative services. They repairs the rear teeth that have been damaged or fractured. They are generally made of tooth colored material and used to replace the traditional form of metal fillings for a natural appearance. On-lays are used to treat larger surface areas and inlays used for treating the indented top surfaces of teeth.
Mouth guards also known as mouth protectors helps to protect the lips, teeth and other parts of the mouth from various injuries. It is generally an adjustable device made out of plastic.
Functions of mouth guard
Following are few functions of mouth guards:
- Mouth guards act as shock absorbers between the jaws of lover and upper teeth.
- It helps to prevent injuries caused due to fractures
Laser dentistry has been familiar in the last few years to treat the dental problems. Today many dentists use laser over the drill dentistry, in the dental treatments, as it offers many benefits both to the patient and the dentist. Drill dentistry is the conventional method of dentistry, which is not preferred by most of the people, as it makes them uncomfortable. So, would you like to look at the… Continue reading
Oral appliances are the devices applied to the patients oral cavity for a certain period of time to treat various disorders associated with the oral cavity. Oral appliances are commonly used to treat sleeping apnea and temporomandibular joint disorders.
Types of oral appliances
There are several types of oral appliances available depending on the type of disorder in oral cavity. These include:
- Mandibular repositioning devices