Dr. Malini Thomas is a Periodontist and Implantologist and has an experience of 10 years in these fields. She completed MDS - Periodontics from Dr DY Patil University, Navi Mumbai in 2017 and BDS from Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala in 2012.
, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Dr DY Patil University, Navi Mumbai - 2017 Graduated
MDS - Periodontics
Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala - 2012 Graduated
Dental Cavities: How Can You Get Rid Of It?
Cavities are holes that form in your teeth. These holes occur when bacteria in your mouth react with the sugars from the food and drinks you consume. The bacteria produce acids that attack and destroy the hard outer coating of your teeth (enamel). When this happens, a cavity form. Cavities can develop at any age, but they are most common in children and teenagers whose permanent teeth are coming in.
Unlike a lot of other health concerns, you have some control over cavities.
A healthy smile is not only aesthetically pleasing but also plays a significant role in our overall health and well-being. Maintaining good oral hygiene is essential for preventing tooth decay, gum disease, and other dental problems. While many people may think that brushing their teeth twice a day is enough, there are several other factors to consider when it comes to oral care. In this discussion, we will explore the right way to brush your teeth, choose the right toothbrush and toothpaste, floss effectively, clean your tongue, and adopt additional dental care tips to ensure optimal oral hygiene.
Tooth infections can be a painful and bothersome dental issue that requires proper attention and remedies. Whether caused by tooth decay, gum disease, or trauma, tooth infections can lead to discomfort, swelling, and potential complications if left untreated. Fortunately, there are various remedies available to help alleviate symptoms and promote healing.