Your food habits affect your well-being in a number of ways. However, it has the most effect on your oral health. Eating food that is unhealthy for your teeth can cause diseases such as tooth decay. As per a report by FDI World Dental Federation, 100% adults and about 60-90% of school children suffer from dental caries. While this may seem like a minor and treatable issue, as per WHO’s dental fact sheet, it is also important to note that treatment of such oral conditions is expensive, averaging 5% of total health expenditure and 20% of out-of-pocket health expenditure in most high-income countries. Therefore, taking care of your dietary intake is a necessity.
The pain – both physical and mental – of losing a tooth or two is hard to bear. Besides, missing tooth/teeth not only affect your overall health but also takes a toll on self-esteem. With new inventions and technological advancements in the dental field, there are numerous cosmetic dentistry solutions that can restore your smile to its original glory. Among the many solutions, dental implants have become quite popular in recent times.
Are you uncertain about smiling because of a yellowish tinge on your teeth? Is the condition of your teeth making you dread the thought of smiling? Don’t worry! There is a solution to get the flawless smile of your dreams. A beautiful and naturally white smile makes your day brighter. It also boosts your confidence and gives you the power to shine in your life.
Do you know poor oral health can (adversely) affect your overall wellbeing? Many of us often overlook the importance of dental health, eventually getting hit by various dental impairments, gum diseases or periodontitis.
How many times in a year do you visit your local dentist? Sounds scary? Yes. For some, it is.
Many people don’t feel like it’s a necessary chore or some might have a level of anxiety about visiting a dentist. Many patients think concern over visiting the dentist. At Dr Leila Zamani Dental Practice, dental phobia is something we help patients with regularly.
Most people underestimate the importance of teeth whitening treatment. Everyone looks at a person’s mouth when they’re talking. While speaking, the expressions your mouth make help to give a different emotion. If your teeth are yellowed, the meaning of what you say is easily misconstrued. Also, people will look away to not cause embarrassment. This can cause feelings of ignorance just because the other party is getting the wrong message.
Dental avulsion is when a tooth has completely come out of its socket, following a trauma to the mouth. This could happen to either a primary (baby) tooth or a permanent (adult) tooth. The trauma could be just a fall at home – fainting and hitting the ground face first, or a sporting injury.
Today, everyone walks around with a smartphone and are always eager to click a selfie for what they eat, or see. Selfie is a way of life for today’s generation. But, it’s important to know you are wearing your best smile in selfie- isn’t it?.
We all agree, that, a smile is a highway to any human heart. A simple smile can do wonders, both, personally and professionally, and it costs nothing. But, not everyone is born with an appealing, heartwarming, smile. Cosmetic dentistry to your rescue!