How to maintain healthy gums

How to maintain healthy gums

Most people overlook their gums when it comes to oral health. But the truth is that maintaining healthy gums is key to preventing gum disease and preserving your overall oral health. Here are some tips to keep your gums healthy.   Brush and floss regularly for healthy...
Come to Cape Town for Dental Treatment

Come to Cape Town for Dental Treatment

Medical tourism is a popular phrase for travelling abroad to seek specialized or more-affordable care. South Africa, Cape Town in particular, is a popular destination for medical tourists. Patients from all over the world are opting to have their dental and medical...
Full Mouth Restorations

Full Mouth Restorations

The term “Full mouth restoration” refers to the process of restoring or rebuilding teeth in both the upper and lower jaws simultaneously. Conditions that could benefit from full-mouth restoration or reconstruction include lost teeth due to trauma or decay,...
How electronic cigarette’s affect your oral health

How electronic cigarette’s affect your oral health

Quitting smoking is a challenging task. The most popular method of “quitting” is switching to an electronic cigarette. This alternative claims to be healthier than smoking cigarettes, and smokers everywhere have jumped on the vape bandwagon. While e-cigarettes help...
Mouthwash: The Dos and Don’ts

Mouthwash: The Dos and Don’ts

Mouthwash can be helpful to your dental hygiene, but only when used correctly. Here are some dos and don’ts when it comes to using mouthwash. Mouthwash Dos Soothe Canker Sores: Mouthwash can detoxify areas with sores, thereby reducing the number of bacteria that...
Dental Bridges: The Benefits

Dental Bridges: The Benefits

If you have missing teeth that weigh down your confidence, you may want to consider getting dental bridges. Dental bridge procedures offer a solution to missing teeth by filling the empty space with a synthetic tooth that looks and feels much like a natural tooth. ...
Why you should use a straw!

Why you should use a straw!

Drinks like iced coffee, fruit juices, energy drinks, and soft drinks contribute significantly to the staining, decay and erosion of the teeth. Sipping these beverages through a straw can protect your teeth. How drinks damage your teeth Staining – Strongly pigmented...
Protect Your Smile From Acid Reflux!

Protect Your Smile From Acid Reflux!

Looking inside someone’s mouth, dentists can learn a lot! We get clues about your diet, how you sleep, and whether you suffer from acid reflux. Acid Reflux Is Very Common Acid reflux is pretty common in adults over the age of 20. It is a condition where stomach acid...
Tips for great oral health

Tips for great oral health

The beginning of the new year is a great time to reevaluate your oral health routine and make adjustments where necessary. A squeaky-clean mouth is a framework for good overall health. We all know the essential practices for good oral hygiene, the keys to a healthy...
What can you eat with Braces

What can you eat with Braces

So you’re getting braces to enhance your smile? Congratulations! Braces are a great tool to redesigning your smile and making your oral structures more functional, but they do have their hindrances and food is a big one! In this blog post, we’ll be looking...