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Suffering from Tooth Decay

Suffering from Tooth Decay!

Here’s what you need to know about Tooth Caries.

Tooth decay is also known as Tooth Caries or Dental Caries or Cavities and is the breakdown of the tooth structure due to bacterial action. The food debris or sugar on the surface of tooth is the cause of bacterial action. It is may be accompanied with pain, sensation in your teeth while having a hot coffee, warm tea, cold beverage or a cold ice cream or even severe pain in your tooth

Tooth Caries is one of most prevalent dental problems. Proper diagnosis is essential before adopting the treatment approach. If you’re dealing with tooth caries and facing problems, contact us to schedule a checkup.

What causes Tooth Caries?

Your problem of teeth cavity starts when acids by bacteria are released to absorb food debris and sugars on the tooth surface. , exposing the underlying surface called dentin.

 Tooth caries usually happens because of following:
  • There are certain types of bacteria which are mostly associated with dental cavities. They usually colonise in dental plaque and are highly cariogenic driven by frequent food intake or inadequate toothbrushing.
  • Frequent Sugar intake is also one of the cause for high occurrence of Tooth cavities. 
  • The frequency with which teeth are exposed to cariogenic (acidic) environments affects the likelihood of caries development.Since teeth are vulnerable during these acidic periods, the development of dental caries relies heavily on the frequency of acid exposure.
  • Certain individuals are at a greater risk for cavities.
  • Other factors like diabetes, Smoking, chewing tobacco etc.
What causes Tooth Caries?

So what are Signs and Symptoms for Tooth Caries?

Chalky white spot on Tooth
Cavity in Tooth
Pain in Tooth
Sensitivity
Bad Breath
Brown-Black discolouration

How to Care for your Teeth?

Brush your teeth at least 2 times a day for 2-3 minutes. Floss regularly Consult your dentist once every 6 Months for routine preventive care. Follow all dentist recommendations and treatment plans.

Home remedies to Avoid Tooth Cavities

Home remedies - Avoid Tooth Cavities

If your teeth are having cavities and causing discomfort, schedule an appointment. There may be an underlying concern that needs to be addressed before it could lead to other issues.
In addition to your doctor-recommended instructions, try these at home care tips:
  • Rinses with Luke warm saltwater. Read in detail about how to use warm salt water.
  • Avoid spicy or acidic foods and drinks. Prefer fruits and vegetables
  • Chew Sugar Free gums.
  • Take plenty of Vitamin D.
  • Brush your teeth with fluoride based toothpaste.
  • Reduce sugary products .
  • Swishing sesame or coconut oil, in your mouth for about 20 minutes, then spit it out.
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To treat sensitive teeth, it is essential for you to know what’s going on in your mouth. For example, if gum disease or gum recession is to blame, you may require laser therapy, a gum graft, or other periodontal treatment.

The best dental health solutions are custom crafted to your situation. Whether you experience mild or advanced sensitivity, we can help. Schedule an appointment at our office.


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