Gummy Smile

Gummy Smile

With a gummy smile we mean the smile which shows mainly gums and very little teeth. You see a large band of gingiva more or less pink while we expect to see teeth when somebody starts smiling. This different smile impresses because we like to see teeth beautiful and...

Peri-implantitis & Peri-implant Mucositis

Peri-implantitis & Peri-implant Mucositis

PERI-IMPLANT MUCOSITIS Peri-implantitis is a severe inflammation around the neck of an dental implant. When an implant and its surrounding soft tissues are non cleaned regularly an inflammation comparable to gingivitis may appear caused by bacterial plaque. This...

Canker Sores, Herpes, Ulcers

Canker Sores, Herpes, Ulcers

Canker sores are painful ulcerating blisters sometimes present on the soft tissues of the mouth. They look very similar to Herpes lesions. Herpes however usually appears with a solitary lesion on the gums or on the back of the tongue. Canker sores can be found on all...

Laser in Dentistry

Laser in Dentistry

LASER means Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation. Laser is light with one wavelenght, one direction and one frequency. It has a decontaminating effect, an analgesic effect an anti-inflammatory effect and has a regenerative action on tissues. Since...

Implantology

Implantology

Nowadays, when teeth are missing we are more and more inclined to substitute them with dental implants, which is the fixed solution where no natural teeth are involved. The dental implants are artificial roots with which we can chew and speak as with our own teeth....

Aesthetics & Smile design

Aesthetics & Smile design

Today the main request in any dental treatment is aesthetics. In fact your mouth, your face and your smile are actually your visit card and might even be considered today indispensable for a successful life. If we are talking about a mouth, we have to mention the...

Gums and Periodontitis

Gums and Periodontitis

Swollen red painful gums always need attention to prevent periodontitis. People with Diabetes or heart conditions and pregnancy need to take extra care. Smokers etc. Consult the Guided Laser-assisted Tissue Regeneration publication.

Apicoectomy

Apicoectomy

In an apicoectomy, or surgical removal of the tip of the root of the tooth along with a granuloma, which developed as a result of bacterial infection in the supporting bone of the tooth. An apicoectomy is carried out when traditional removal of the infected nerve of...

Anaesthesia

Anaesthesia

Prior to any treatment that may involve pain, the treated area will be anesthetized with local infiltration or with lower jaw anaesthesia. The treatment begins only when you feel no pain. You will experience numbness, which will slowly disappear after the session. If...