Root Canal Treatment or RCT is the removal of pulp tissue from the tooth. A tooth consists of hard enamel, dentin, and cementum with soft pulp tissue in the center. The pulp is the living tissue in a tooth. Pulp tissue consists of blood vessels, [ + ]
One another male patient in his late twenties after sustaining a road traffic accident visited Richardsons dental and craniofacial hospital, Nagercoil with a number of dental complaints and fractured teeth. His upper front teeth were completely fractured giving us no option but to extract them [ + ]
Grafts are of 4 types. Autografts, allografts, isografts, and xenografts. Grafting materials can be bone, cartilage, skin, veins, etc.
Autografts are considered to be the first and best among all types of grafts. Autograft involves the same person, where the graft is taken from one part [ + ]
A tale-telling girl of 18 years, all the way from Kerala visited Richardsons Dental and Craniofacial Hospital, Nagercoil with her parents. Being a child with cleft lip and palate she underwent a number of corrective surgeries elsewhere. After these surgeries, she was brought to Dr. [ + ]
Wisdom teeth are the last teeth to erupt in permanent dentition. Usually, the eruption of these wisdom teeth occurs between 17 to 25 years of age. When these teeth fail normal eruption they are known as impacted teeth. Impaction of these third molars may be [ + ]
Ankyloglossia or commonly known as Tongue-tie is a congenital oral deformity. This condition usually decreases the free movement of the tongue. There is a thick and short frenulum typically in these cases. Tongue-tied patients have a different degree of severity. Normal Tongue movement is important in [ + ]
This is a case of a female patient aged 33, who had come for the treatment of missing teeth & Implant placement. After an initial consultation with our dentists, her condition was diagnosed that there was the root stump still intact in her molar area in [ + ]
Dental implants are bone supported teeth replacements.
What are dental implants?
Implants are titanium screws implanted or threaded into the bone through holes drilled in the bone. Implants act as the root of the replacing tooth.
Who needs dental implants?
Dental implants are an option for replacing lost teeth. [ + ]
Dental implants are artificial tooth replacements. Implants are screws resembling the root of a natural tooth and an abutment with the crown represents the crown of a natural tooth. As the root of the tooth is embedded in bone, implant screws are placed in the [ + ]
Root canal treatment saves the teeth from extraction. At any age, it is terrible to hear When Dentist informs that our teeth need extraction. It’s a happy thing we have root canal treatment as an option to avoid extraction. Richardsons Dental and Craniofacial Hospital provide [ + ]