Tooth Extraction

TOOTH EXTRACTION Tooth removal (or tooth extraction) involves having one or more teeth completely removed from your mouth. Your dentist will usually remove your tooth, but sometimes a surgeon will carry out the procedure in hospital. There are several reasons why your tooth or teeth may need to be removed. The most common reasons include:…

Teeth Cleaning – Prophylaxis

TEETH CLEANING – PROPHYLAXIS Your teeth are covered with a sticky film called plaque that can contribute to tooth decay and gum disease. Plaque contains bacteria, which following a meal or snack containing sugar can release acids that attack tooth enamel. Repeated attacks can cause the enamel to break down, eventually resulting in cavities. Plaque…