Wisdom teeth are the third molars at the back of our mouths and usually erupt between the ages of 17 and 25. Not everyone will develop wisdom teeth, but the majority of us do and will likely require them to be removed.
Should wisdom teeth be removed before braces?
We often receive questions from parents on whether their child should have their wisdom teeth removed before they get braces. The truth is, there’s no hard right or wrong answer to this.
Child First Visit
A child’s first visit to the dentist should be a pleasant experience in order to instill a positive association with visiting the dentist and ensure a healthy attitude to dental treatment for years to come.
The White Way or the Wrong Way?
Teeth whitening treatment is a minimally invasive treatment that can have brilliant results and can really change your smile.
Why Flossing Your Teeth Regularly Is Important?
Flossing your teeth is arguably just as important as brushing. It serves a dual role of preventing cavities and gum disease. As mentioned previously, flossing prevents cavities from forming on the proximal surfaces of our teeth.
Everything You Need To Know About Invisalign
For those who want straight teeth but are reluctant to go through traditional metal or ceramic braces, you can now choose clear aligner therapy.
Amalgam fillings, also known as metal or silver fillings, are a blend of copper, silver, tin and mercury. This material has been used in dentistry for decades.
What You Need To Know About Oral Surgery
Oral surgery encompasses a wide range of procedures. In Singapore, there are certain surgical procedures that are Medisave-clamiable (full or partial).
Flying After Oral Surgery
If flying on the same day as surgery, try to get an aisle seat near the lavatory. You may need to get up every 30 to 45 minutes to change your gauze until bleeding stops.
Selecting The Right Dentist For Your Child In Singapore
Your concerns about the comfort and safety of your child can make choosing a dentist a difficult choice.
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