All About Sensitive Teeth: Causes and Solutions

All About Sensitive Teeth: Causes and Solutions

In Singapore, dentists reported 4 out of 10 patients complain of sensitive teeth. The reason why the prognosis for sensitive teeth has barely improved for the past decade is that most sufferers do not inform their dentists about the issues they are facing. “It is...
The Whys of Toothaches

The Whys of Toothaches

  Pain is the body’s built in alarm system. It tells us when something is wrong and may require our attention. Toothaches in particular are a symptom of many underlying problems such as an infected tooth or inflamed gums, or an impacted wisdom tooth. Some tooth...
The Whys and Hows of Wisdom Tooth Extraction

The Whys and Hows of Wisdom Tooth Extraction

Wisdom tooth, clinically known as the third molar tooth, are the last teeth to come in for healthy adults. They are called wisdom teeth because they typically between 17 and 21 years old. Healthy wisdom teeth help people chew. However, some may argue that they are...
Beyond Teeth: A Guide To Gum Disease

Beyond Teeth: A Guide To Gum Disease

In the US, an estimate of over half of adults have periodontal—or gum—disease. In Singapore, studies have found that over 80% of Singaporeans have tartar, the root cause of gingivitis and periodontitis, and a staggering 85% already have some form of gum disease....