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5 Things to Know Before You Have Your Wisdom Teeth Removed

Toothache is one of the worst kinds of pain known to mankind. Almost all of us will need to have these extra eruptions removed at least once in our lifetimes, twice for a few of the unlucky ones. Wisdom teeth are the last, most posteriorly placed permanent teeth to come in, usually in our late […]

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General Health Issues Patient

TRAUMA TO THE TEETH: Dental emergency situation in children

Parents with young children are well versed in the situation called : EMERGENCY. Every other day  parents face situations that need urgent attention in children. Some may be simple causing alittle panic while others may lead to extended hospital stay. The dental problems in children are not emergency proof. The tooth canbe the cause of […]

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Better You

Oral Health Problems in children with Down Syndrome

The most peaceful and beautiful patients that one encounters is a child with Down syndrome. These children are gentle angels who if handled properly, do not create any problems in carrying out the dental treatment. Down syndrome is one of the most common hormonal abnormalities that occur in 1.5 per 1000 children. It occurs due […]

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Paediatrics

Dental Fear and Anxiety: Nipping it Young

“Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.”  Marie Curie A tiny tot stands at the threshold of the dental clinic, her palms tightly pressed against the hands of the mother. The mother starts firing questions at the […]

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