Oral health is of utmost importance than you might realize. Your oral health offers signs about your overall wellness. Visiting a dentist regularly can help more than giving an attractive smile, as it can tell your dentist a lot about your overall health, including whether you are at risk of any serious health condition.
A thorough dental examination is done during the first dental visit. Few radiographs may be taken during the dental examination. The dentist will check for plaque accumulation, cavities, gum diseases, etc. It also involves head and neck examination to check for any abnormalities of the salivary glands, jawbones and TMJ. After a thorough examination, your dentist will discuss with you the necessary treatment plan.
Oral prophylaxis is a preventive procedure. Oral prophylaxis or cleaning is done in order to remove the plaque that has been accumulated on the teeth. It helps in reducing gum infection and maintaining oral health.
Removable partial denture:A removable partial denture replaces a few missing teeth. It can be removed from the mouth and replaced by the patient himself without professional assistance.
Fixed partial denture: Fixed partial dentures are fixed or cemented on to the remaining natural teeth. They are non-removable.
Complete dentures are removable dental prostheses that replace all the teeth and other oral structures of the upper and the lower jaw.
Indications for a complete denture are as follows:
Cosmetic dentistry is a method of professional oral care that focuses on improving the appearance of your mouth, teeth and smile.
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