Tooth Abscess Treatment

For restorable tooth, root-canal therapy is performed whereas non-restorable tooth is extracted followed by curettage of all apical soft tissue. In 1850, W.W. Codman confirmed that the aim of pulp capping, which had already been proposed by Koecker in 1821, was to form a dentin bridge. In case of a root canal, the dentist drills down into the affected tooth, removes the diseased central tissue and drains the abscess followed by sealing the tooth’s pulp chamber and capping it with a crown to enhance strength.

For restorable tooth, root-canal therapy is performed whereas non-restorable tooth is extracted followed by curettage of all apical soft tissue. In 1850, W.W. Codman confirmed that the aim of pulp capping, which had already been proposed by Koecker i ... More

Health Q&A
Salty foul discharge from tooth

From the past 3 weeks, there has been continuous discharge of salty liquid with foul smell from two of my tooth. These tooth were replaced 10 yrs back. Yet there is no pain. Kindly guide me.

Need help instantly

Can I skip rct after its first sitting??? Actually I am suffering from severe pain in tooth

Gap between the teeth

I've been having 0.2 mm gaps between the lower teeth n a couple of small gaps in the upper teeth too.. I'm having marriage in the 1st week of may.. Please do suggest the treatment for which i have to prefer so that my teeth will be normal by 2 n half months..

Blood in Tooth

My mother age - 52 years , 5 years ago had a dental surgery for gums as blood was coming from them , it got resolved at that time but now after 5 years she is again having blood coming out while she spits . She says that it does not pain in her teeth region but the pain is in her head .

Lower gum sores

My lower lip and gum have had white sores which pain. What does this indicate? What should I use? Smile gel?

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Separate the Myths From the Facts

                                MYTH: Scaling or cleaning weakens teeth.FACT: When done correctly, scaling helps getting rid of deposits (plaque and calculus) and thus improving health of teeth and ...

Creating a Pain Free Future for Our Next Generation

“Brush Kar lo nahin toh doctor injection de dega"“Please Chocolate mat khaana tumhare daant sad jayenge"Remember as children if we wouldn’t brush,the myriad threats we would face from doctors,injections or even the fear of tooth extractions would suffice to make anything to ...

Did You Know Good Teeth Can Earn a Job for You?

Going to a job interview can be pretty stressful. You have already gotten your foot in the door with that updated CV and great references, but as you probably know there’s more to make that first impression than what’s written on your resume. You’ve likely chosen your interview-day outfit ...

Prevent Dental Cavities- Try Sealants

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Soft Drinks and Their Effect on Oral Health

Commonly it is called “soda” or “soft drink” or “thanda”, different words are used to identify a carbonated/aerated, sugary cold drink or soft drink which is available in various flavours and different brand names. The advert says drinking it is fun, happiness, fact of life, winning ...

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