NoFrills Dental Blog
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Wisdom teeth are the third and final set of molars that most people get in their late teens or early twenties. The term wisdom teeth is used because they come through at a more mature age. Anthropologists believe that wisdom teeth were evolution's response to our...read more
Despite improvements in dental care, millions of people still suffer tooth loss either due to tooth decay, periodontal disease, or injury/accidents. For many years, the only treatment options available for people with missing teeth were dental bridges and dentures....read more
Clear-aligner treatment is a modern approach to straightening teeth, using a custom-made series of transparent, medical-grade plastic dental braces created for you and only you. The aligners are virtually invisible and fit comfortably over your teeth. Each aligner...read more
The Smile is an important social asset. An attractive smile makes a person more appealing to members of the opposite sex. Some people feel an unattractive smile can hinder a person’s career opportunity. In our society today, many people suffer from dental...read more
Some people still believe dentistry is just a case of filling and taking out teeth. In our society today, many people turn to cosmetic dentistry or aesthetic dentistry as a way of improving their appearance. Cosmetic dentistry is dentistry aimed at creating a positive...read more
Fluoride is a mineral that occurs naturally in our foods and water. In our daily lives, minerals are added to and lost from the tooth's enamel layer through two primary processes namely, demineralization and remineralization. Minerals are lost (demineralization) from...read more