Mouth and Teeth Problems

Diagnosing Oral Cancer

Oral cancer

Oral cancer is a dental disorder where a cancerous tumor growth occurs in the mouth. This includes tumor growths that occur in the upper throat cavity. The cancer cells spread in the lips, mouth and throat. Without getting immediate and effective treatment for oral cancer, the disease can spread throughout the head, neck, spine and lungs. Oral cancer is used ... Read More »

What you need to know about Gingivitis

Definition of Gingivitis Gingivitis is a fairly common condition and is characterized by the inflammation of the gum tissues, also known as the gingivae. The thing about this condition is that it is painless, so how does a patient know that they suffer from this condition? Other obvious symptoms of the condition include swollen gums, bleeding gums especially when brushing ... Read More »

Periodontitis Treatment

Periodontitis is a severe gum infection, which destroys the bone and soft tissue that play a role in supporting your teeth. Complications for periodontitis not only include tooth loss, but may also increase the risk of stroke, heart attack and many other severe health conditions. Periodontitis is a common infection, but prevention is possible. Periodontitis occurs largely as a result ... Read More »