Which tooth crowns are better - ceramic-metal or metal-free?
Ceramic-metal tooth crown A ceramic-metal dental crown is a denture made by a dental technician in a dental laboratory according to preliminary casts of a dentist. In simple words -…

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Crowns on the teeth. Which are better?
A dental crown is a fixed prosthesis that is used in cases of tooth decay of more than 50 percent in order to restore the functional load and aesthetics of…

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Ankylosis. Part I: Etiology, a look at the problem
Tooth ankylosis can be diagnosed in several ways: Lack of mobility or a distinct, stable sound when percussing with a hand tool (as a rule, this method is reliable only…

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Is it possible to restore a tooth if a piece breaks away from it?

A common situation – an unsuccessfully caught nut or other hard object in food leads to tooth damage right up to a chip. The same thing happens with the bones in the fish or when cracking pieces of ice. Fortunately, the situation is not critical, and almost any damage can be repaired. In this article we will analyze the types of damage and possible options for tissue repair (restoration). Continue reading

What can be associated with increased tooth sensitivity?

Unpleasant symptoms are familiar to almost everyone and are unmistakably recognized. Teeth begin to respond to previously familiar hot coffee, ice cream, tea, cocktails. In advanced cases, even brushing your teeth, cold air in the street cause pain and discomfort. All these are signs of sensitive enamel, which requires emergency treatment. We will analyze the main causes that provoke this condition. Please note that if any of them are found, you need to visit the dentist. Continue reading

Talk about “sore” or what affects the cost of dental treatment

It is difficult to find a person who would not go to the dentist with “acute” pain. A person who is not familiar with this unbearable pain that interferes with sleep at night, forcing to take handfuls of analgesic tablets. At the same time, coming to the doctor’s appointment, the patient is surprised when the doctor voices the cost of treatment … Continue reading

What you need to know about dental implants
How is implant placement performed? The implant placement on average takes 15-20 minutes. After the doctor, together with the patient, planned the type of implantation and selected the implant system,…

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Ankylosis. Part V: Autotransplantation
Usually, in the treatment of ankylosed teeth in children, it is recommended to remove such teeth before intensive growth cycles so that the growth and subsequent teething do not create…

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9 myths in dentistry
Myth 1 - Milk teeth do not need to be treated. In fact, milk teeth, as well as permanent teeth, play an important role in the life of the human…

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Periodontitis treatment with medical leeches
Periodontitis is a fairly widespread disease in which periodontal tissues become inflamed. It carries a very unpleasant sensation and reduces the quality of life: there is bleeding and swelling of…

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