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Although OT Equator attachments are not new to the market, their reputation as a superior solution compared with other direct implant overdenture attachments, has only more recently come to the
NORTHRIDGE, Calif., Dec.
The unique six-course executive program teaches dentists how to maximize practice efficiency and profitability TAMPA, Fla., Dec.
Dr. C. Farrell Fruge', Jr., DDS can detect a host of oral problems with the use of simple digital radiography. BATON ROUGE, La., Dec.
Santa Clara dentist, Dr.
Ueno Periodontics can now take digital impressions of dental implants. Campbell, CA (PRWEB) December 01, 2014 Dr. Jeremy K.
Written as a guide for patients, parents, and dental professionals, the e-book provides valuable information about the procedure of wisdom teeth extraction.
Dr. Carolee Horvath, DMD, and Team to Offer Full-Service Dental Care, Personalized Treatment Plans SYRACUSE, N.Y., Dec.
Dr. May Yang, DDS, and Team to Offer Full-Service Dental Care, Personalized Treatment Plans SYRACUSE, N.Y., Dec.
Streptococcus mutans is a Gram-positive cocci, Facultative anaerobic bacterium commonly found in the human oral cavity and is a significant contributor to tooth decay. J Kilian Clarke first described the microbe in 1924. The first colonizers of the tooth surface are mainly Neisseria spp. and streptococci, including S. mutans. The pioneer species changes the local environmental conditions through growth and metabolism thus allowing more fastidious organisms to further colonize after them,...
The toothbrush, consisting of a head of tightly clustered bristles mounted on a handle, is a tool used to clean the teeth and gums. The long handle allows for cleaning of hard-to-reach areas of the mouth. Usually toothpaste is used with the toothbrush to increase the effectiveness of the toothbrush. Toothbrushes are made of various sizes, bristle textures, etc. Most dentists suggest using soft bristled toothbrushes due to harder ones damaging enamel. Pre-dating toothbrushes people used a...
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