Dental and oral problems

Abfraction Abrasion Abscess Ankylosis Anodontia Attrition Broken fillings Bruxism Candidiasis Canker sore (aphthous ulcer) Cavity Cold sore (oral herpes) Crossbite Denture irritation Denture stomatitis (prosthetic stomatitis) Dry Socket Erosion Fluorosis Gingival hyperplasia Gingival pocket Gingivitis Gum disease Gum recession Halitosis Jaw problems Hyperdontia (supernumerary teeth) Hypocalcification Hypodontia Impacted tooth (tooth impaction) Leukoplakia Lichen planus Malocclusion Micrognathia (micrognathism) Mucocele Oligodontia Oral Cancers Overbite Overjet Pericoronitis Periodontal pocket Periodontitis Plaque Prognathia (prognatism) Resorption Retrognathia (retrognatism) Sensitive teeth Sleep apnea Tartar Tooth discolouration Torus Trismus Ulcer Xerostomia

Dental treatments

Anesthesia Apicoectomy Bite splint Braces Bridge Cantilever bridge Cap (crown) Clasp Crown Curettage Dental cleaning Dental exam Dental x-rays Dentures and partials Direct pulp cap Endodontic retreatment Extraction Facial mask Filling Frenectomy Gingivectomy Gingivoplasty Graft Gum treatments Headgear Immediate denture Implant Indirect pulp cap Indirect restoration Inlay Inlay and onlay Internal bleaching Laser cavity detection Lip bumper Maryland bridge Mini-implant Mouth guard Onlay Oral surgery Orthodontics Orthognathic surgery Palliative treatment Pulpotomy Pulpectomy Post Pontic Removable partial denture Root canal Sealant Sinus lift Tooth whitening Veneer Wisdom teeth

Children

Brushing children’s teeth Dental care for babies Early childhood tooth decay Fear of dentists First visit Grey teeth Hygiene and orthodontics Nutrition for kids Thumb sucking Tooth eruption

Dental anatomy

Alveolar Bone Apex Cementum Cusp Dentin Enamel Gum Periodontal Ligament Pulp Tooth

Dental classification

Canine Incisor Molar Permanent Teeth Premolar Primary Teeth Tooth Eruption Wisdom Teeth

Oral anatomy

Cheek Chin Frenulum Hard Palate Jaw Lip Mouth Palate Parotid Gland Saliva Salivary Gland Soft Palate Sublingual Gland Submandibular Gland Tongue Tooth Tonsil Uvula

Hygiene

Brushing children’s teeth Dental care for babies Hygiene and orthodontics Mouthwash Oral irrigator (Waterpik) Tooth brushing

Articles

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10 things you didn’t know about teeth
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Can good dental care save money?
Halloween, good and bad treats
Smoking and gum disease
Bisphosphonates and oral health care
10 myths and facts about root canals
Oral Hygiene Kit for Travellers
Heart Disease and Dental Care
How Smoking affects Dental and Oral Health
Sexual Hormones – Are Women more Prone to Cavities?
Causes and Consequences of Tooth Loss
Pregnancy and Dental Care
Cancer Treatments and Oral Health
A few Good Reasons why Flossing your Teeth every Day is so Important
Providing the best dental care for your kids
Avulsed Tooth – What to Do When a Tooth Falls after an Accident
Diabetes and Dental Care
The Loss of Teeth May Be Linked to Dementia

Questions and answers

What are the advantages of silver fillings?
Can wisdom teeth move other teeth?
Is a root canal painful?
What might cause you to grind your teeth?
Can heart disease be related to dental care?
What Are the Symptoms of Having a Tooth Abscess?
How does smoking affect oral health?
How is infective endocarditis related to oral health?
What Diseases Might Cause You to Have Dry Mouth?
How can you tell that you are grinding your teeth?
Should people with high blood pressure take precautions when undergoing dental treatments?
What Might Happen if You Don’t Treat a Tooth Abscess?
How does smoking affect overall health?
Should people with angina take precautions when undergoing dental treatments?
How Can You Tell That You Have Dry Mouth?
Why is teeth grinding harmful?
Should people that had a heart attack take precautions when undergoing dental treatments?
How Can You Treat a Tooth Abscess?
How can smokers take care of their oral health?
Should people that suffer from congestive heart failure take special precautions with their dental care?
How Can You Treat Dry Mouth?
How can you treat teeth grinding?
Should people that have had coronary artery bypass surgery take special precautions with their dental care?
How Can You Prevent a Tooth Abscess?
Can teeth grinding affect children?
Should people that have a pacemaker take special precautions with their dental care?
How Can You Reduce the Effects of Dry Mouth?
Does Taking Antibiotics Make Your Teeth Darker?
How Can You Tell that You Have a Tooth Abscess?
Are Dental X-Rays Safe for Pregnant Women?
Can Dry Mouth be Harmful?
When Can Someone Start Playing Sports again after Wisdom Tooth Surgery?
Does Chewing Gum Help Eliminate Bad Breath?
When Can You Eat and Drink after a Tooth Filling?
What Can You Eat after Wisdom Teeth Extraction?
How Long Does the Numbing from the Dentist Last?
How Long Do Dissolvable Stitches Last after Having Wisdom Teeth Extracted?
Is it Absolutely Necessary to Put a Dental Crown on a Tooth That Had a Root Canal?
At What Age Do Children’s Teeth Start Coming out?
Is Amalgam in Teeth (Grey Fillings) Bad for Your Health?
How Can You Get Rid of a Tooth Abscess?
What Is the Total Number of Teeth in the Mouth?
What Lasts Longer, Grey Fillings or White Fillings?
Do You Have to Remove Your Retainers when You Eat?
Is it Painful to Place a Dental Implant in Your Mouth?
When Can Someone Smoke after a Tooth Extraction?
How soon after Tooth Extraction Can You Use a Straw?
Which Is Better Retainers or Braces?
Can an Abscess Cause a Tooth to Break Apart?
Can you Drink Alcohol after a Tooth Extraction?
Is It Normal if Your Gums Bleed when You brush Your Teeth?
Does Chewing Gum after Eating Help to Remove Dental Plaque?
How Long Does it Bleed after a Wisdom Tooth Has Been Extracted?
How Can You Get Rid of an Ulcer or a Canker Sore on Your Tongue?
Is a Tooth Alive?
Is there a Relationship between Dental Problems and Overall Health Problems?
What Can Happen if You Don’t Treat a Cavity?
Is Smoking Bad for Your Teeth?