Author: Dr. Arjun

गिजामा समस्या भए/नभएको कसरी थाहा पाउने?

दैनिकी र खानपानमा आएको परिवर्तनसँगै मुख, दाँत तथा गिजासम्बन्धी समस्याहरु पनि बढ्दै गइरहेका छन्। मुखमा कुनै न कुनै समस्या नभएका मानिस भेट्नै पनि गाह्रो छ, अहिलेको समयमा। कतिपय अवस्थामा जानेर पनि हेलच्यक्र्याईँका कारण अनि कतिपय समयमा नजानेर नै समस्या जटिल बन्दै गइरहेको हुन्छ।यस्तो अवस्थामा आफू स्वयं जागरुक हुनुपर्छ। आफ्नो गिजामा समस्या छ वा छैन भनेर … Continue reading गिजामा समस्या भए/नभएको कसरी थाहा पाउने?

Check the health of your gums by asking yourself the following questions!!

Are your gums swollen? (Compare the appearance of your gums with those in the picture of healthy gums on the above)Do your gums bleed when you are brushing, or when you use a toothpick or other cleaning device?Have your gums shrunk back or receded, so that your teeth appear lengthened?Are you aware of any loosening … Continue reading Check the health of your gums by asking yourself the following questions!!

बच्चाहरुमा गिजासम्वन्धि समस्याः कसरि बचाउने?

गिजासम्वन्धी समस्याहरु वयस्क मानिसहरुमा मात्रै हैन बच्चाहरुमा पनि देखिने गर्दछ। तर बच्चाहरुमा देखिने समस्या वयस्क मानिसहरुको भन्दा फरक हुन्छ। गिजासम्वन्धि समस्या मुख्यतया ब्याक्टेरियाको कारणले गर्दा हुन्छ। जसको कारणले गर्दा गिजा र दाँतलाई बाधेर राख्ने अन्य संरचनाहरुमा समस्या देखापर्दछ। कारणः हरेक पटक खाना खाएपछि खाएको खाना दाँतमा टाँसिने हुन्छ। हामिले खाएको खाना दातको सतहमा एककिसिमको बलद्वारा … Continue reading बच्चाहरुमा गिजासम्वन्धि समस्याः कसरि बचाउने?

Dental Implants- permanent solution to missing teeth!!

Dental implants have been used to replace missing teeth since the mid-1960s, but in recent years their use has become much more widespread. They can be used to support crowns replacing single missing teeth, bridges that restore a larger span of missing teeth, or even dentures. Implants are manufactured from titanium, a metal that is known to be compatible with … Continue reading Dental Implants- permanent solution to missing teeth!!

Clinical Guidelines for the treatment of Periodontitis!!

The recently introduced 2017 World Workshop classification of periodontitis, incorporating stages and grades of disease, aims to link disease classification with approaches to prevention and treatment, as it not only describes disease severity and extent, but also the degree of complexity and an individual`s risk. There is, therefore, a need for evidence‐based clinical guidelines providing … Continue reading Clinical Guidelines for the treatment of Periodontitis!!

Comprehensive Periodontal Evaluation (CPE)

The AAP recommends an annual comprehesive periodontal evaluation, or CPE, to assess your periodontal health and identify conditions such as periodontal disease that may need additional treatment. What is a comprehensive periodontal evaluation? In 2011, the American Academy of Periodontology published the Comprehensive Periodontal Therapy Statement, which recommends that all adults receive an annual comprehensive … Continue reading Comprehensive Periodontal Evaluation (CPE)

Dental Glossary

A AbfractionWear, or notching, at the neck of a tooth at or below the gum line. Often sensitive and often accompanied by gum recession that is thought to be caused by excessive clenching or grinding. AbrasionLoss of tooth structure caused by a hard toothbrush, poor brushing technique, or bruxism (grinding or clenching the teeth). AbscessA … Continue reading Dental Glossary

Peri-implant diseases-general concept!!

Peri-implant diseases are inflammatory conditions affecting the soft and hard gum tissues around dental implants. Similar to a natural tooth, bacteria can build up on the base of the implant, below the gum line. Over time, the bacteria irritate the gum tissue, causing it to become inflamed, damaging the tissue and if not caught early, … Continue reading Peri-implant diseases-general concept!!

Gum disease in children-how to prevent??

Chronic gingivitis. aggressive periodontitis and generalized aggressive periodontitis are types of gum disease in children. Types of periodontal diseases in children Chronic gingivitis is common in children. It usually causes gum tissue to swell, turn red and bleed easily. Gingivitis is both preventable and treatable with a regular routine of brushing, flossing and professional dental … Continue reading Gum disease in children-how to prevent??