Composite Restorations vs. Amalgam Restorations
Jun26

Composite Restorations vs. Amalgam Restorations

Composite Restorations vs. Amalgam Restorations. What is the difference? Resin composite restorations are made up of ceramic and plastic compounds which are utilized in tandem with a dental bonding system. Dental bonding systems are designed to improve durability, strength and longevity, while reducing post treatment sensitivity.

Read More
Composite Bonding for Anterior Teeth
Jun26

Composite Bonding for Anterior Teeth

Composite Bonding for Anterior Teeth.  To restore small cavities and damaged tooth for the anterior teeth dentists utilize composite bonding.  Composite bonding can easily repair chips, fractures, decay and discolored teeth. Composite bonding, which is the application of a tooth colored resin to fix the shape or color of your tooth, can be applied in a single office visit with minimal tooth removal.

Read More
Stem Cells in Dentistry
May31

Stem Cells in Dentistry

Stem Cells in Dentistry. Stem cells are a type of universal cell that can morph into other types of tissue. One of the easiest sources of stem cells turn out to be in the pulp tissue of teeth. Exfoliated deciduous teeth are the most natural and noninvasive sources to harvest stem cells. The known but limited regenerative capacity of the pulp has been attributed to the function of the dental stem cells. Stem cell research in mice has...

Read More
Fabrication of Sport Guards
Mar26

Fabrication of Sport Guards

Fabrication of Sport Guards. Prosthodontists recommend using custom-made dental sport guards to protect the teeth and jaws from trauma during sport activity. A sport mouth guard is an appliance that protects your teeth from being damaged from a physical blow to the face or an accident. A sport mouth guard is usually made with a thicker material and given its purpose it is made to extend to cover the entire jaw, even the gum so that...

Read More
Sports Injuries in Youth
Mar25

Sports Injuries in Youth

Sports Injuries in Youth. Sports for youth have become far more competitive than they were in the past. Daniel Gould, PhD director of the Institute for the Study of Sports at Michigan State University states “What we’re seeing is the professionalization of youth sports”. What he means is that youth sports have taken on a more professional organizational style and competitive edge.

Read More