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
Osteoradinecrosis (ORN) of the lower jaw is a serious complication that can occur in patients after a course of radiotherapy during the complex treatment of neoplasms of the head and neck. The predisposing factors in this case are the radiation dose, tumor localization, a history of dental injury and a compromised dental status. Continue reading
Let’s first understand what plaque is.
What happens, what consequences it leads to and how to deal with it.
Plaque is an accumulation of bacteria in the form of a film on the teeth. It is soft and hard, white, and pigmented. It is acquired, and not genetically determined, that is, a non-hereditary factor affects the formation of plaque (it is not transmitted from generation to generation), it is acquired with poor-quality brushing at home. Continue reading