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Endodontics or also known as root canal treatment.

What is endodontics? It is the science in charge of the study of histophysiopathology of pulp tissue and the repercussion to periapical tissues. It is known as the act of removing damaged pulp tissue from the root canals with its subsequent filling and sealing of the cavity. The pulp is a specialized loose connective tissue,…

Feel confident with your smile thanks to Dental Implants

Dental treatment that will help you feel confident with your smile As the years pass the teeth start to wear out and many times, for one thing, or another they even fall. This is a problem that affects many people, commonly affects older people, but it also happens to young people. One common misconception is…

What’s the best way to restore a tooth?

What’s the best way to restore a tooth? Dental care is very important in the health of every person, however people do not always see it that way, in fact, the teeth are one of the areas of the body that less daily care receives. This causes that with time, when not receiving the necessary…

How to fix crooked teeth?

When we are children we have milk teeth, as time passes, commonly at the age of 6, those teeth start to fall and permanent teeth take their place. Frequently these permanent teeth grow crooked. The result of this is not very desired aesthetic image, which can cause low self-esteem and insecurity when a person is…

Dental Crowns and Veneers

There are many types of materials that we use for these treatments: Porcelain (metal free), metal – porcelain and metal and metal. A dental crown and veneer are permanent treatment, to cover our teeth. Some of the reasons you may need them are: After a root canal After a removal of composite filling or amalgam…

About Bruxism (Clenching and Grinding)

Do I clench? Am I a grinder? How can I tell? What’s the difference between one and the other anyway? These are important questions that some of you may have asked. Others may have been told by their dentist that they are doing it, usually followed up by recommending the use of a mouth guard…

What you need to know about Periodontal Disease

Many of us have heard the term ‘periodontal disease’ but few have really considered this problem as a disease, that is to say, as an actual ailment. Periodontal disease or periodontitis is the second stage of a first one, gingivitis. If you have it and do not take care of it, it can escalate to…

Wisdom Teeth

The wisdom teeth are the last ones to form, they erupt outside the gum approximately around the age of 17 and 22, but if there isn’t enough space in the mouth to fit them or if these molars come in a bad position (inclined) it could cause a lot of discomfort and pain. The most…

Teeth Whitening

Teeth whitening is one of the most requested procedures done these days in the dental office because it is a simple and painless process and that gives an aesthetic benefit in only one hour. We have to keep in mind the reasons why teeth start to turn darker. The first reason is age, because you…

Porcelain Crowns

  I prefer porcelain crowns over the metal porcelain crowns because they don’t stain the tooth and the metal doesn’t start to show; the translucent ones looks more natural than the metal ones because these always look grayer.   I’ve been offering porcelain crowns since I finished university. The last metal porcelain crown that I did was…

Getting the Perfect Smile with Dental Braces in Tijuana Mexico

Everyone wants to have the perfect smile. Whenever you turn on the TV, you see actors and actresses flashing their toothpaste-commercial smiles while walking down the red carpet, whereas you just sit there with your uneven teeth and awkward smile. But these actors and actresses have all had work done on their teeth to achieve…

Ozone Therapy

WHAT IS OZONE? Ozone is an allotropic form of Oxygen, that is known mainly for its part in the world’s ecological balance. It absorbs most of the ultraviolet radiations that come from the sun, preventing them to get directly to the Earth’s surface. In the Industry it is known for its antiseptic, deodorant and disinfecting…

What is Biological Dentistry?

Biological dentistry is to relate oral health with the rest of the body’s health. It is to recognize and have in mind that the mouth is part of the body. One cannot say that they are healthy without considering their oral conditions. Illnesses of the mouth, be it cavities, gingivitis or infections, are ailments that…

Protandim for detoxify

One of the best remedies I know to detoxify and help support the liver. This product is scientifically proven to reduce the level of oxidative stress in the body and this way contributing to general health. www.mylifevantage.com/

Benefits of Xilitol

I always recommend xylitol. Is a nontoxic sugar substitute and with great oral benefits. It is used to sweeten coffee, tea, fruit drinks, cakes, etc. You can find it in powder, chewing gum, lollypops, mints and different candies and chocolates, even in toothpaste. Adults 4gr. daily, children 1gr. I constantly write about its benefits in…

Cellular Salts for Healthier Gums

Our body is formed from 12 basic cellular salts. The cellular salts of Schuessler are very good to strenghten the gums and the teeth when treating periodontal disease, gingivitis, periondontitis or after an oral surgery. I recommend the calcarea fluorica and the calcarea phosphoric: In Hyland’s brand you will find it as #1 and #2…

Oral Rinses

I like to work without fluoride and I suggest that the toothpaste be free of it. And I give the same recommendation when it’s about oral rinses. The characteristics of a good oral rinse is that it doesn’t contain preservatives, preferably that it doesn’t contain folic acid, vitamin D, coenzyme Q10, flavonoids and natural herbs…

International Academy of Oral Health and Toxicology

On this page you will be able to find information about controversial matters between biological and traditional dentistry. Being an academy they accept members. Their motto is “show me the science”. www.iaomt.com

PUBMED: a scientific source of information

Web page where only scientific articles are published. Here you will find related subjects like: amalgams and mercury, amalgams and cancer, diabetes mellitus and periodontal disease among others. Its contents are indisputable, since they are merely scientific. www.pubmed.gov