Oral Health and Aging

Aging is inevitable and can take a toll on your physical health without sparing the teeth and gums. Research has shown that gum disease is related to many systemic diseases such as heart disease, diabetes, respiratory problems, and many more, all of which are more prevalent in later life. Maintaining …

Read More →

Problems Arising from Malocclusion that Orthodontic Training can Improve

Misalignment of teeth can cause several oral health issues that are likely to be misdiagnosed by dentists and doctors. That’s mainly because they produce symptoms similar to a lot of other conditions.  Malaligned teeth can present in several ways, such as crowding, in an open bite, crossbite, overbite, or underbite. …

Read More →

Why Every Dentist Should Have Basic Orthodontic Knowledge

Set yourself apart by expanding your treatments within  your dental practice! You’re bound to come across many clinical cases in your practice that require orthodontic treatment from day to day. Whether you’re a general or a pediatric dentist looking to expand your horizons and offer a wider range of services …

Read More →

The Dangers of DIY Orthodontic Treatment

Straight teeth in just six weeks sure sounds promising, but at what cost? A great number of patients have recently been reporting to dentists with complaints of mobile teeth, bleeding gums, mouth ulcers, cracked teeth, and bone loss after using aligners that they ordered online. And that’s not all. Some …

Read More →

Introducing Orthodontics to your practice

If you’re thinking of providing orthodontic treatments at your practice, it’s always a good idea to have a clear picture of the initial outlay and potential financial benefits before you make a final decision. From orthodontics training courses to the cost of equipment and marketing, this guide aims to provide …

Read More →