Congenital defect in the upper lip where the maxillary prominence fails to merge with the merged medial nasal prominences. It is thought to be caused by faulty migration of the mesoderm in the head region.
Congenital fissure of the soft and/or hard palate, due to faulty fusion.
Either of the two fleshy, full-blooded margins of the mouth.
One of a set of bone-like structures in the mouth used for biting and chewing.
The teeth of the first dentition, which are shed and replaced by the permanent teeth.
The failure to retain teeth as a result of disease or injury.
Tumors or cancer of the LIP.
The collective tissues from which an entire tooth is formed, including the DENTAL SAC; ENAMEL ORGAN; and DENTAL PAPILLA. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)
Congenital absence of or defects in structures of the teeth.
The upper part of the tooth, which joins the lower part of the tooth (TOOTH ROOT) at the cervix (TOOTH CERVIX) at a line called the cementoenamel junction. The entire surface of the crown is covered with enamel which is thicker at the extremity and becomes progressively thinner toward the cervix. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p216)
The part of a tooth from the neck to the apex, embedded in the alveolar process and covered with cementum. A root may be single or divided into several branches, usually identified by their relative position, e.g., lingual root or buccal root. Single-rooted teeth include mandibular first and second premolars and the maxillary second premolar teeth. The maxillary first premolar has two roots in most cases. Maxillary molars have three roots. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p690)
The emergence of a tooth from within its follicle in the ALVEOLAR PROCESS of the MAXILLA or MANDIBLE into the ORAL CAVITY. (Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed)
One of a pair of irregularly shaped bones that form the upper jaw. A maxillary bone provides tooth sockets for the superior teeth, forms part of the ORBIT, and contains the MAXILLARY SINUS.
An extra tooth, erupted or unerupted, resembling or unlike the other teeth in the group to which it belongs. Its presence may cause malposition of adjacent teeth or prevent their eruption.
Any of the eight frontal teeth (four maxillary and four mandibular) having a sharp incisal edge for cutting food and a single root, which occurs in man both as a deciduous and a permanent tooth. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p820)
The surgical removal of a tooth. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Loss of the tooth substance by chemical or mechanical processes
Congenital absence of the teeth; it may involve all (total anodontia) or only some of the teeth (partial anodontia, hypodontia), and both the deciduous and the permanent dentition, or only teeth of the permanent dentition. (Dorland, 27th ed)
A tooth from which the dental pulp has been removed or is necrotic. (Boucher, Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed)
The structure that forms the roof of the mouth. It consists of the anterior hard palate (PALATE, HARD) and the posterior soft palate (PALATE, SOFT).
The most posterior teeth on either side of the jaw, totaling eight in the deciduous dentition (2 on each side, upper and lower), and usually 12 in the permanent dentition (three on each side, upper and lower). They are grinding teeth, having large crowns and broad chewing surfaces. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p821)
Congenital absence of or defects in structures of the mouth.
Presentation devices used for patient education and technique training in dentistry.
Surgical procedures used to treat disease, injuries, and defects of the oral and maxillofacial region.
A tooth that is prevented from erupting by a physical barrier, usually other teeth. Impaction may also result from orientation of the tooth in an other than vertical position in the periodontal structures.
Conservative contouring of the alveolar process, in preparation for immediate or future denture construction. (Dorland, 28th ed)
A normal developing tooth which has not yet perforated the oral mucosa or one that fails to erupt in the normal sequence or time interval expected for the type of tooth in a given gender, age, or population group.
Any change in the hue, color, or translucency of a tooth due to any cause. Restorative filling materials, drugs (both topical and systemic), pulpal necrosis, or hemorrhage may be responsible. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p253)
The anteriorly located rigid section of the PALATE.
The third tooth to the left and to the right of the midline of either jaw, situated between the second INCISOR and the premolar teeth (BICUSPID). (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p817)
One of the eight permanent teeth, two on either side in each jaw, between the canines (CUSPID) and the molars (MOLAR), serving for grinding and crushing food. The upper have two cusps (bicuspid) but the lower have one to three. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p822)
A hollow part of the alveolar process of the MAXILLA or MANDIBLE where each tooth fits and is attached via the periodontal ligament.
Muscles of facial expression or mimetic muscles that include the numerous muscles supplied by the facial nerve that are attached to and move the skin of the face. (From Stedman, 25th ed)
The process of TOOTH formation. It is divided into several stages including: the dental lamina stage, the bud stage, the cap stage, and the bell stage. Odontogenesis includes the production of tooth enamel (AMELOGENESIS), dentin (DENTINOGENESIS), and dental cementum (CEMENTOGENESIS).
The constricted part of the tooth at the junction of the crown and root or roots. It is often referred to as the cementoenamel junction (CEJ), the line at which the cementum covering the root of a tooth and the enamel of the tooth meet. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p530, p433)
A homeodomain protein that interacts with TATA-BOX BINDING PROTEIN. It represses GENETIC TRANSCRIPTION of target GENES and plays a critical role in ODONTOGENESIS.
The curve formed by the row of TEETH in their normal position in the JAW. The inferior dental arch is formed by the mandibular teeth, and the superior dental arch by the maxillary teeth.
The largest and strongest bone of the FACE constituting the lower jaw. It supports the lower teeth.
Appliances that close a cleft or fissure of the palate.
The 32 teeth of adulthood that either replace or are added to the complement of deciduous teeth. (Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed)
A hard thin translucent layer of calcified substance which envelops and protects the dentin of the crown of the tooth. It is the hardest substance in the body and is almost entirely composed of calcium salts. Under the microscope, it is composed of thin rods (enamel prisms) held together by cementing substance, and surrounded by an enamel sheath. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p286)
The thickest and spongiest part of the maxilla and mandible hollowed out into deep cavities for the teeth.
The process of growth and differentiation of the jaws and face.
Congenital structural deformities, malformations, or other abnormalities of the cranium and facial bones.
Physiologic loss of the primary dentition. (Zwemer, Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed)
Procedure of producing an imprint or negative likeness of the teeth and/or edentulous areas. Impressions are made in plastic material which becomes hardened or set while in contact with the tissue. They are later filled with plaster of Paris or artificial stone to produce a facsimile of the oral structures present. Impressions may be made of a full complement of teeth, of areas where some teeth have been removed, or in a mouth from which all teeth have been extracted. (Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry, 1982)
The branch of philosophy dealing with the nature of the beautiful. It includes beauty, esthetic experience, esthetic judgment, esthetic aspects of medicine, etc.
Partial or complete displacement of a tooth from its alveolar support. It is commonly the result of trauma. (From Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p312)
Congenital or acquired asymmetry of the face.
A congenital anomaly of the hand or foot, marked by the webbing between adjacent fingers or toes. Syndactylies are classified as complete or incomplete by the degree of joining. Syndactylies can also be simple or complex. Simple syndactyly indicates joining of only skin or soft tissue; complex syndactyly marks joining of bony elements.
Malformations of organs or body parts during development in utero.
An acquired or hereditary condition due to deficiency in the formation of tooth enamel (AMELOGENESIS). It is usually characterized by defective, thin, or malformed DENTAL ENAMEL. Risk factors for enamel hypoplasia include gene mutations, nutritional deficiencies, diseases, and environmental factors.
Two teeth united during development by the union of their tooth germs; the teeth may be joined by the enamel of their crowns, by their root dentin, or by both.
A group of hereditary disorders involving tissues and structures derived from the embryonic ectoderm. They are characterized by the presence of abnormalities at birth and involvement of both the epidermis and skin appendages. They are generally nonprogressive and diffuse. Various forms exist, including anhidrotic and hidrotic dysplasias, FOCAL DERMAL HYPOPLASIA, and aplasia cutis congenita.
A characteristic symptom complex.
A family of transcription factors that share an N-terminal HELIX-TURN-HELIX MOTIF and bind INTERFERON-inducible promoters to control GENE expression. IRF proteins bind specific DNA sequences such as interferon-stimulated response elements, interferon regulatory elements, and the interferon consensus sequence.
The anterior portion of the head that includes the skin, muscles, and structures of the forehead, eyes, nose, mouth, cheeks, and jaw.
The process whereby calcium salts are deposited in the dental enamel. The process is normal in the development of bones and teeth. (Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p43)
An abnormal passage within the mouth communicating between two or more anatomical structures.
A richly vascularized and innervated connective tissue of mesodermal origin, contained in the central cavity of a tooth and delimited by the dentin, and having formative, nutritive, sensory, and protective functions. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)
Solid fixation of a tooth resulting from fusion of the cementum and alveolar bone, with obliteration of the periodontal ligament. It is uncommon in the deciduous dentition and very rare in permanent teeth. (Jablonski's Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)
An artificial replacement for one or more natural teeth or part of a tooth, or associated structures, ranging from a portion of a tooth to a complete denture. The dental prosthesis is used for cosmetic or functional reasons, or both. DENTURES and specific types of dentures are also available. (From Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p244 & Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p643)
Such malposition and contact of the maxillary and mandibular teeth as to interfere with the highest efficiency during the excursive movements of the jaw that are essential for mastication. (Jablonski, Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry, 1982)
Progressive loss of the hard substance of a tooth by chemical processes that do not involve bacterial action. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p296)
An infant during the first month after birth.
Reinsertion of a tooth into the alveolus from which it was removed or otherwise lost.
Photographic techniques used in ORTHODONTICS; DENTAL ESTHETICS; and patient education.
A part of the upper respiratory tract. It contains the organ of SMELL. The term includes the external nose, the nasal cavity, and the PARANASAL SINUSES.
The relationship of all the components of the masticatory system in normal function. It has special reference to the position and contact of the maxillary and mandibular teeth for the highest efficiency during the excursive movements of the jaw that are essential for mastication. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p556, p472)
The hard portion of the tooth surrounding the pulp, covered by enamel on the crown and cementum on the root, which is harder and denser than bone but softer than enamel, and is thus readily abraded when left unprotected. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)
Resorption of calcified dental tissue, involving demineralization due to reversal of the cation exchange and lacunar resorption by osteoclasts. There are two types: external (as a result of tooth pathology) and internal (apparently initiated by a peculiar inflammatory hyperplasia of the pulp). (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p676)
Procedures used to reconstruct, restore, or improve defective, damaged, or missing structures.
Localized destruction of the tooth surface initiated by decalcification of the enamel followed by enzymatic lysis of organic structures and leading to cavity formation. If left unchecked, the cavity may penetrate the enamel and dentin and reach the pulp.
A paired box transcription factor that is involved in ODONTOGENESIS.
The branch of surgery concerned with restoration, reconstruction, or improvement of defective, damaged, or missing structures.
The measurement of the dimensions of the HEAD.
Measurement of tooth characteristics.
Radiographic techniques used in dentistry.
The teeth collectively in the dental arch. Dentition ordinarily refers to the natural teeth in position in their alveoli. Dentition referring to the deciduous teeth is DENTITION, PRIMARY; to the permanent teeth, DENTITION, PERMANENT. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)
A treatment modality in endodontics concerned with the therapy of diseases of the dental pulp. For preparatory procedures, ROOT CANAL PREPARATION is available.
A tooth's loss of minerals, such as calcium in hydroxyapatite from the tooth matrix, caused by acidic exposure. An example of the occurrence of demineralization is in the formation of dental caries.
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
A restoration designed to remain in service for not less than 20 to 30 years, usually made of gold casting, cohesive gold, or amalgam. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)
Disorders of sensory information received from superficial and deep regions of the body. The somatosensory system conveys neural impulses which pertain to proprioception, tactile sensation, thermal sensation, pressure sensation, and pain. PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DISEASES; SPINAL CORD DISEASES; and BRAIN DISEASES may be associated with impaired or abnormal somatic sensation.
A facial expression which may denote feelings of pleasure, affection, amusement, etc.
A TGF-beta subtype that plays role in regulating epithelial-mesenchymal interaction during embryonic development. It is synthesized as a precursor molecule that is cleaved to form mature TGF-beta3 and TGF-beta3 latency-associated peptide. The association of the cleavage products results in the formation a latent protein which must be activated to bind its receptor.
The phase of orthodontics concerned with the correction of malocclusion with proper appliances and prevention of its sequelae (Jablonski's Illus. Dictionary of Dentistry).
The visualization of tissues during pregnancy through recording of the echoes of ultrasonic waves directed into the body. The procedure may be applied with reference to the mother or the fetus and with reference to organs or the detection of maternal or fetal disease.
The complement of teeth in the jaws after the eruption of some of the permanent teeth but before all the deciduous teeth are absent. (Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed)
A movable fold suspended from the posterior border of the hard palate. The uvula hangs from the middle of the lower border.
Congenital malformation characterized by MICROGNATHIA or RETROGNATHIA; GLOSSOPTOSIS and CLEFT PALATE. The mandibular abnormalities often result in difficulties in sucking and swallowing. The syndrome may be isolated or associated with other syndromes (e.g., ANDERSEN SYNDROME; CAMPOMELIC DYSPLASIA). Developmental mis-expression of SOX9 TRANSCRIPTION FACTOR gene on chromosome 17q and its surrounding region is associated with the syndrome.
A dental specialty concerned with the diagnosis and surgical treatment of disease, injuries, and defects of the human oral and maxillofacial region.
Studies which start with the identification of persons with a disease of interest and a control (comparison, referent) group without the disease. The relationship of an attribute to the disease is examined by comparing diseased and non-diseased persons with regard to the frequency or levels of the attribute in each group.
A means of identifying the age of an animal or human through tooth examination.
Reference points located by visual inspection, palpation, or computer assistance, that are useful in localizing structures on or within the human body.
The process of generating three-dimensional images by electronic, photographic, or other methods. For example, three-dimensional images can be generated by assembling multiple tomographic images with the aid of a computer, while photographic 3-D images (HOLOGRAPHY) can be made by exposing film to the interference pattern created when two laser light sources shine on an object.
The selected form given to a natural tooth when it is reduced by instrumentation to receive a prosthesis (e.g., artificial crown or a retainer for a fixed or removable prosthesis). The selection of the form is guided by clinical circumstances and physical properties of the materials that make up the prosthesis. (Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p239)
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Heres a course on the basics - including common problems of the mouth and teeth. ... Our mouth and teeth play an important role in our daily lives. ... Cleft lip and cleft palate. These are birth defects in which ... or removing and replacing the tooth.. A common cause of tooth decay in toddlers is "baby bottle tooth decay," which occurs when ... The molars purpose is to grind food, and the incisors and canine teeth are used to bite into and tear food. ...
Tooth Abscess: Tooth abscesses occur when bacteria invade the dental pulp, the soft inner part of the tooth that contains blood ... are born with one or both of the birth defects known as cleft lip and cleft palate. Meaning "split" or "opening," clefts are ... Teeth Grinding: In the past, grinding (sideways movements of the jaws, with the teeth just touching) and clenching (clamping ... Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate: In the United States, an estimated one in 700 babies each year - and possibly as many as one in 500 ...
Tooth decay - Tooth decay occurs when the acids found in plaque erode the natural enamel found on the teeth. This phenomenon ... This device keeps the upper teeth from grinding with the lower teeth, offering an instant solution to teeth clenching problems. ... Also called the back teeth.. Primary teeth - A persons first set of teeth. Also called baby teeth or temporary teeth.. ... Surgical Treatment for Cleft Lip or Palate. Cleft lip or palate surgery is usually performed in a hospital setting, and may be ...
Bruxism: Grinding of teeth during sleep. This occurs in children and adults, and causes abrasion of the tooth enamel. ... Cleft lip: Congenital facial deformity characterized by non-fusion or malfusion of the development processes that form the lips ... Abrasion: Wearing away of enamel on teeth. This may be caused by normal grinding, friction or incorrect brushing of teeth. ... These 12 teeth are for grinding food. The baby set of teeth has eight molars. ...
A AbfractionWear, or notching, at the neck of a tooth at or below the gum line. Often sensitive and often accompanied by gum ... A hard tissue that covers the root of a tooth.. Cleft Lip. An abnormality in which the lip does not completely form. The degree ... A habitual clenching or grinding of the teeth that typically occurs during sleep. Approximately 50% to 96% of adults experience ... Deciduous Teeth. The first set of teeth a human is born with. Also known as baby teeth and primary teeth.. Dentin. The layer of ...
... kids are born with Cleft lip or Cleft Palate. Cleft lip is a problem in which there is an opening in the upper lip, which at ... What Is Bruxism? Bruxism is an oral parafunctional activity where the teeth get ground, gnashed or clenched. This condition is ... What Is Gingivitis? Gingivitis is a non-destructive periodontal disease which occurs around the teeth generally due to the ... What Is Teeth Whitening? Tooth whitening is known as color restoration of a natural tooth or whitening of teeth beyond the ...
Bruxism A habitual clenching or grinding of the teeth that typically occurs during sleep. Buccal The tooth surface which is ... Cleft lip An abnormality in which the lip does not completely form. The degree of the cleft lip can vary greatly, from mild ( ... Deciduous teeth The first set of teeth a human is born with. Also known as baby teeth and primary teeth. Dentin The layer of ... Back to top B Baby teeth The first set of teeth a human is born with. Also known as deciduous teeth and primary teeth. Band A ...
A habitual clenching or grinding of the teeth that typically occurs during sleep.. Buccal. The tooth surface which is next to ... Cleft lip. An abnormality in which the lip does not completely form. The degree of the cleft lip can vary greatly, from mild ( ... Baby teeth. The first set of teeth a human is born with. Also known as deciduous teeth and primary teeth.. Band. A thin ring of ... Deciduous teeth. The first set of teeth a human is born with. Also known as baby teeth and primary teeth.. Dentin. The layer of ...
A habitual clenching or grinding of the teeth that typically occurs during sleep.. Buccal. The tooth surface which is next to ... Cleft lip. An abnormality in which the lip does not completely form. The degree of the cleft lip can vary greatly, from mild ( ... Baby teeth. The first set of teeth a human is born with. Also known as deciduous teeth and primary teeth.. Band. A thin ring of ... Deciduous teeth. The first set of teeth a human is born with. Also known as baby teeth and primary teeth.. Dentin. The layer of ...
A habitual clenching or grinding of the teeth that typically occurs during sleep.. Buccal. The tooth surface which is next to ... Cleft lip. An abnormality in which the lip does not completely form. The degree of the cleft lip can vary greatly, from mild ( ... Baby teeth. The first set of teeth a human is born with. Also known as deciduous teeth and primary teeth.. Band. A thin ring of ... Deciduous teeth. The first set of teeth a human is born with. Also known as baby teeth and primary teeth.. Dentin. The layer of ...
Find a local cosmetic dentist near you for Lumineers, porcelain veneers, dental crowns, bridges, tooth bonding and teeth ... Shortening a long face, realigning a protruding jaw, correcting a cleft lip through dental surgery ... Teeth Whitening. *Covering worn teeth (ground down by age or deformity or chipping) through application of dental crowns, ... One example is teeth that are tilted towards each other. When this occurs, the area for your gum tissue to fill becomes too ...
Cleft lip - Treatable birth defect of the mouth that appears as one or more splits in the upper lip. ... Bruxism - The unconscious act of grinding the teeth. *Canker sores - Shallow sore shaped like a crater on your tongue or the ... Gingivitis - Gum disease that occurs when plaque builds up on the teeth causing swollen gums. ... Toothaches - Pain or sensitivity in or around a tooth.. *Wisdom tooth problems - Teeth that come in between the ages of 17-21 ...
Cleft lip and cleft palate- In this developmental disorder, there is a gap that separates the lip, palate or both into two ... Tooth erosion- The loss of tooth structure that occurs due to chemical compounds like acidic drinks, lime juice, etc. is tooth ... Molars- The teeth located in the posterior part of mouth are molars. These teeth help in grinding food and facilitate the ... Deciduous teeth (milk teeth or baby teeth)- Deciduous teeth form the primary dentition. It is the set of teeth that erupt first ...
Cold sores often occur on the external lip (herpes labialis), and on the gum tissue near the teeth. They last 7-10 days, and ... Flat areas on teeth or restorations caused by grinding or bruxism.. Whitening. Causing the teeth to appear brighter by applying ... Cleft lip/palate. A common craniofacial defect in which the upper lip and nose form incorrectly during embryonic development. ... An extra tooth lodged in between the front teeth. Surprisingly common, this occurs in 1 out of 300 children, and more commonly ...
Cold sores often occur on the external lip (herpes labialis), and on the gum tissue near the teeth. They last from seven to ten ... A politically incorrect and historical term for a cleft lip.. Hemisection. A surgical procedure whereby the roots of a tooth ... Flat areas on teeth or restorations caused by grinding or bruxism.. Whitening. Causing the teeth to appear brighter by applying ... An extra tooth lodged in between the front teeth. Surprisingly common, this occurs in one out of three hundred children, and ...
However, cocaine does often cause involuntary tooth grinding, known as bruxism, which can deteriorate tooth enamel and lead to ... and cleft lip and palate. The pharmacodynamics of cocaine involve the complex relationships of neurotransmitters (inhibiting ... This occurs because cocaines absorption is slowed by its constricting effect on the blood vessels of the nose. Insufflation of ... A common but untrue belief is that the smoking of cocaine chemically breaks down tooth enamel and causes tooth decay. ...
Cementum - A hard tissue that covers the root of a tooth.. Cleft lip - An abnormality in which the lip does not completely form ... Bruxism - A habitual clenching or grinding of the teeth that typically occurs during sleep. ... Attrition - The loss of tooth structure due to wear.. Back to Top B. Baby bottle tooth decay - Occurs when the babys teeth are ... The degree of the cleft lip can vary greatly, from mild (notching of the lip) to severe (large opening from the lip up through ...
... and/or missing teeth.BruxismA habitual clenching or grinding of the teeth that typically occurs during sleep.BuccalThe tooth ... The degree of the cleft lip can vary greatly, from mild (notching of the lip) to severe (large opening from the lip up through ... to remove calculus from teeth.CementumA hard tissue that covers the root of a tooth.Cleft lipAn abnormality in which the lip ... a tooth are separated and treated as individual teeth.High lip lineWhere the widest smile meets the gum tissue above the teeth. ...
A hard tissue that covers the root of a tooth.. Cleft lip. An abnormality in which the lip does not completely form. The degree ... A habitual clenching or grinding of the teeth that typically occurs during sleep.. Buccal. The tooth surface which is next to ... The loss of tooth structure due to wear.. Back to top. B. Baby bottle tooth decay. Occurs when the babys teeth are exposed to ... Deciduous teeth. The first set of teeth a human is born with. Also known as baby teeth and primary teeth.. Dentin. The layer of ...
... teeth whitening, implants, veneers & other dental care. Call today to make an appointment! ... A hard tissue that covers the root of a tooth.. Cleft lip. An abnormality in which the lip does not completely form. The degree ... A habitual clenching or grinding of the teeth that typically occurs during sleep.. Buccal. The tooth surface which is next to ... The loss of tooth structure due to wear.. Back to top. B. Baby bottle tooth decay. Occurs when the babys teeth are exposed to ...
... cleft lip or palate or Down Syndrome. A delay in tooth development may also serve as an indication, whereby the absence of an ... It rarely occurs in primary teeth (also known as deciduous, milk, first and baby teeth) and the most commonly affected are the ... However, this management technique may not be suitable for those with gum disease, parafunctioning activity (tooth grinding or ... "Genetic association studies of cleft lip and/or palate with hypodontia outside the cleft region". The Cleft Palate-Craniofacial ...
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  • Bruxism - Teeth grinding. (artistedentistry.com)
  • Loss of tooth structure caused by a hard toothbrush, poor brushing technique, or bruxism (grinding or clenching the teeth). (blueoceandentistry.com)
  • Bruxism can occur during the day or night. (blueoceandentistry.com)
  • Bruxism is an oral parafunctional activity where the teeth get ground, gnashed or clenched. (dentalmedicalmarketing.com)
  • According to various reports, Bruxism occurs in 8-31% people in the general population. (dentalmedicalmarketing.com)
  • Bruxism - It is excessive clenching of teeth that commonly occurs in sleep. (dentalroi.com)
  • Teeth grinding (bruxism) affects children with cerebral palsy and other severe or profound levels of intellectual disability . (choice-dental.com.au)
  • You might clench or grind your teeth (bruxism), tightening your jaw muscles and stressing your TMJ joint. (indiadentalclinic.com)
  • Bruxism (tooth grinding and jaw clenching) is something everyone does from time to time - usually in response to stress. (topdentists.com)
  • Bruxism or grinding teeth at night, or during the day for that matter, can be associated with malposition of the jaw. (drshiblisyed.com)
  • One specific way is by clenching or grinding our teeth, also known as bruxism or bruxing. (larrycaldwelldds.com)
  • Bruxism - Constant grinding or clenching of teeth during they day or while asleep. (fresh.gg)
  • The term "bruxism" refers to tooth grinding and tooth clenching that many children and adults experience throughout their lifetime. (colgate.com)
  • Bruxism occurs when the teeth contact each other in a forceful fashion, this can be silent or cause a loud sound especially when sleeping. (colgate.com)
  • Many medical and dental professionals may not always know the exact cause, but bruxism can occur due to psychological stress that people may be dealing with during the week. (colgate.com)
  • The inside portion of both lips is connected to the gums. (kidshealth.org)
  • Burning mouth syndrome (BMS) is a chronic, painful condition characterized by burning sensations in the tongue, lips, palate (roof of the mouth), gums, inside of the cheeks and the back of the mouth or throat. (yourdentistryguide.com)
  • Continued plaque accumulation can contribute to structural damage to your teeth and the bone supporting the teeth and gums, as well as other health complications. (yourdentistryguide.com)
  • Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. (artistedentistry.com)
  • ANUG occurs when there is an overabundance of normal mouth bacteria resulting in infection of the gums, which develop painful ulcers. (blueoceandentistry.com)
  • Can Restorative Dentistry Treat the Dark Spaces Between My Teeth and Gums? (succasunnacosmeticdentist.com)
  • Keep your smile healthy and beautiful with comprehensive dental care for your teeth, gums, and jaw. (adventisthealthcare.com)
  • Gingivitis - Gum disease that occurs when plaque builds up on the teeth causing swollen gums. (adventisthealthcare.com)
  • Periodontitis - Advanced gum disease that causes the gums to pull away from the teeth, leaving deep pockets where plaque and bacteria build up. (adventisthealthcare.com)
  • Aesthetic dentistry (cosmetic dentistry) - Aesthetic dentistry or cosmetic dentistry refers to dental treatments done to improve the way the teeth, gums, and the facial profile looks. (dentalroi.com)
  • Dental abscess - It is the infection of tooth, gums or the jaw bone. (dentalroi.com)
  • It usually manifests as a swelling in the gums near the decayed tooth. (dentalroi.com)
  • Many users rub the powder along the gum line, or onto a cigarette filter which is then smoked, which numbs the gums and teeth - hence the colloquial names of 'numbies', 'gummers', or 'cocoa puffs' for this type of administration. (telegra.ph)
  • Titanium implants and ceramic crowns can't develop infections like in the same manner as regular teeth, but the bone and gums around them sure can. (andovercosmeticdentist.com)
  • If you do not contain receding gums, the roots of teeth may become exposed and painful, making your teeth extremely sensitive. (amoils.com)
  • Unfortunately, damage can be caused to the supporting bone of the tooth and the gums. (amoils.com)
  • While brushing is so necessary, aggressive brushing can wear away tooth enamel which is another reason for receding gums. (amoils.com)
  • Such surgery includes regeneration of lost tissue and bone of gums and teeth, depth reduction, soft tissue graft and more. (amoils.com)
  • One antioxidant is catechins which helps by strengthening the connection between the gums and teeth while its anti-inflammatory properties can lower the swelling of the gums that cause oral diseases. (amoils.com)
  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons have specialized knowledge to perform diagnosis and surgical procedures like sagittal split osteotomy, related treatment of diseases, injuries and defects involving both the functional and esthetic aspects of the hard and soft tissues of the head, mouth, teeth, gums, jaws and neck at dental surgery India. (indiadentalclinic.com)
  • Maintaining good dental hygiene is the foundation for healthy teeth and gums. (1stcosmeticdentist.com)
  • The roots of teeth are embedded in the maxilla (upper jaw) or the mandible (lower jaw) and are covered by gums . (wikipedia.org)
  • By ensuring that you're caring for your child's gums and teeth in the developmental years, you are setting up your precious bundle of joy to have a beautiful, healthy smile that lasts a lifetime. (larrycaldwelldds.com)
  • Mucocele Mucoceles often show up on the inside of your lower lips, your gums, the roof of your mouth, or under your tongue. (webmd.com)
  • Human teeth are made up of four different types of tissue: pulp, dentin, enamel, and cementum. (kidshealth.org)
  • Dentin - The tooth layer underneath the enamel. (artistedentistry.com)
  • Fluoride - A naturally occurring substance added to water, toothpastes and some rinses and used for strengthening the tooth's enamel. (artistedentistry.com)
  • Laminate veneer - A shell that is bonded to the enamel of a front tooth. (artistedentistry.com)
  • Wearing away of enamel on teeth. (manitoudental.ca)
  • This occurs in children and adults, and causes abrasion of the tooth enamel. (manitoudental.ca)
  • Dental abrasion - The loss of tooth enamel due to excessive forces like during tooth brushing, clenching of teeth, etc. is called as tooth abrasion. (dentalroi.com)
  • As you may already know, enamel is the hard substance that makes up the surface of the tooth. (andovercosmeticdentist.com)
  • When enamel hypomineralization lesions are detected in the anterior teeth, aesthetic problems occur. (dentalmedjournal.it)
  • The infiltration technique consists in masking the lesions with a resin which penetrates into the micropores of enamel, and restoring the normal refractive index of the tooth, as it has a refractive index similar to that of healthy enamel. (dentalmedjournal.it)
  • Enamel hypomineralization is a pathological condition of the enamel due to factors occurring during the critical process of enamel mineralization, which is characterized by the deposition of inorganic salts in the organic ground substance. (dentalmedjournal.it)
  • The factors resulting into acquired enamel hypomineralization are either local or general and this pathological condition may affect either the deciduous or the permanent dentition, a single tooth, a group of teeth, or even, in rare cases, the entire dentition (1). (dentalmedjournal.it)
  • Clinically, enamel hypomineralization is characterized by opaque spots with or without a shiny surface depending on the depth of the lesion, present on the tooth surface, with increased permeability, thus increased dye adsorption capacity, and chalky texture. (dentalmedjournal.it)
  • When enamel hypomineralization is detected in the anterior teeth, and in particular those in the upper jaw, aesthetic problems arise, affecting both the psychological state and social behavior of patients. (dentalmedjournal.it)
  • The optical improvement provided this technique occurs owing to the property of this type of resin to penetrate into the body of the lesion using capillary forces, to block the spaces between the pathological crystals of the enamel and to reflect the light in a way similar to that of the adjacent enamel (2). (dentalmedjournal.it)
  • Tooth erosion is the wearing away of tooth enamel, most often due to the excess consumption of acidic food or drinks. (topdentists.com)
  • The anatomic crown of a tooth is the area covered in enamel above the cementoenamel junction (CEJ) or "neck" of the tooth. (wikipedia.org)
  • Can Tooth Enamel Be Restored? (dhamadison.com)
  • Firmly anchored in your jaw and protected by an outer coating of tough enamel, your teeth are remarkably strong - yet it's still possible for them to chip, crack, or even break. (larrycaldwelldds.com)
  • RESULTS: The absence of apical cellular cementum, increased root resorption and increased percentage of the gap type of cemento-enamel (C-E) junctions were significant findings noted both in the supernumerary and permanent teeth of the CCD patient. (bvsalud.org)
  • The four components of teeth are enamel, dentine, pulp and cementum. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Dental enamel protects the tooth from fracture and wear and is not regenerated once damaged. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Chalky white spots on the teeth enamel may indicate areas of demineralisation which is an early sign of dental caries. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Tooth Sensitivity - As teeth become damaged by constant use, the enamel becomes thinner and the nerves are less protected. (bocaratonoralsurgery.com)
  • A layer of cementum covers the outside of the root, under the gum line, and holds the tooth in place within the jawbone. (kidshealth.org)
  • Cementum - It is a mineralized layer of tissue that covers the tooth roots. (dentalroi.com)
  • When fusion occurs at the cementum level, concrescence is said tobe responsible 3. (pennsylvaniaangerclass.com)
  • Cementum - Hard connective tissue covering the tooth root. (fresh.gg)
  • The aim of this study was to analyze the root cementum of supernumerary(S) and permanent teeth (P) of a CCD patient and to compare the findings with those of normal individuals with special emphasis on delayed eruption. (bvsalud.org)
  • CONCLUSION: The presumption of cellular cementum is essential for tooth eruption is not supported by the findings of the present study. (bvsalud.org)
  • If cementum is lost the tooth root may become fused to or resorbed by the alveolar bone. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Facial palsy may occur, as well as cleft lip, jaw and palate. (mun-h-center.se)
  • Congenital facial deformity characterized by non-fusion or malfusion of the development processes that form the lips. (manitoudental.ca)
  • Some of the main types of facial injuries are lacerations, fractured teeth, fractured jaws, fractured facial bones, knocked out teeth and intraoral lacerations. (facesofthemission.com)
  • Oral and maxillofacial surgeons care for patients who experience such conditions as problem wisdom teeth, facial pain, and misaligned jaws. (indiadentalclinic.com)
  • Teeth are decompensated with orthodontics, and reconstructive facial surgery repositions the misaligned jaws. (indiadentalclinic.com)
  • This not only improves facial appearance, but also ensures that teeth meet correctly and function properly. (indiadentalclinic.com)
  • Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD) Temporomandibular disorders (TMD) occur as a result of problems with the jaw, jaw joint and surrounding facial muscles that control chewing and moving the jaw. (webmd.com)
  • Chronic Jaw, Muscle Pain & Headache - The misalignment of the teeth alters the way the facial muscles interact. (bocaratonoralsurgery.com)
  • Occurrence of hypodontia can be associated with reduced anterior lower facial height and lip protrusion. (wikipedia.org)
  • Impacted teeth - A condition in which a tooth fails to erupt or only partially erupts. (artistedentistry.com)
  • It is the set of teeth that erupt first in mouth . (dentalroi.com)
  • Third molars are commonly called " wisdom teeth " and may never erupt into the mouth or form at all. (wikipedia.org)
  • Many wisdom teeth try to erupt through the gumline, but they aren't able to because there isn't enough room. (baja2000.com)
  • As the child grows, twenty primary (deciduous) teeth form, erupt and shed and are replaced by 32 permanent teeth. (bpac.org.nz)
  • The front incisors are most commonly the first teeth to erupt, followed by the first primary molar, canines and second primary molars. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Wisdom teeth are the last teeth to erupt within the mouth. (hwhpc.com)
  • Impacted teeth can take many positions in the bone as they attempt to find a pathway that will allow them to successfully erupt. (hwhpc.com)
  • As for all adult teeth, they erupt between the ages 6 to 14, with the exception of the third molar, also known as the wisdom teeth which normally erupt between 17 and 25 years of age. (wikipedia.org)
  • If the tooth has yet to erupt by an appropriate age, panoramic x-rays are taken. (wikipedia.org)
  • This can be due to either the absence of neighboring teeth acting as a guide during eruption or the lack of space in the jaw for them to erupt into because of malocclusion. (wikipedia.org)
  • Congenital teeth, fetal teeth, predecidual teeth and dentition praecox are all terms that have been used for natal and neonatal teeth. (bvsalud.org)
  • Cleft palate - Congenital deformity resulting in lack of fusion of the soft and/or hard palate, either partial or complete. (fresh.gg)
  • Alveolar bone - It is the jaw bone that forms the tooth socket and holds the tooth in position along with the periodontal ligament. (dentalroi.com)
  • These clefts are treated by alveolar bone grafting treatment. (blogspot.com)
  • The main aim of alveolar bone grafting is to correct the jaw cleft by adding bone to the gum ridge of the child. (blogspot.com)
  • A child born with a cleft lip and palate will have a problem with alveolar bone, making up the gum ridge or front part of the mouth. (blogspot.com)
  • In general, alveolar bone is a thin layer which is responsible for creating sockets around the upper teeth roots below the gum tissue. (blogspot.com)
  • If there is a cleft in the alveolar bone, it means there is a hole or fistula (in medical termination) connecting mouth to the nose. (blogspot.com)
  • Alveolar bone - The part of the jaw that surround the roots of the teeth. (fresh.gg)
  • When this happens to a tooth and the alveolar bone, the tooth partially erupts. (fresh.gg)
  • Each tooth has roots in the alveolar bone of the maxilla or mandible with a visible crown that emerges from the gingiva. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Permanent teeth develop behind the primary teeth in the alveolar bone. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Early, late, stagnant or erratic tooth eruption may happen to children with growth disturbances in their tooth formation and development. (choice-dental.com.au)
  • Normal tooth eruption at about six months is known as teething and can be painful. (wikipedia.org)
  • OBJECTIVE: Cleidocranial dysostosis (CCD) is a skeletal disorder associated with dental anomalies such as failure or delayed eruption of permanent teeth and multiple impacted supernumerary or permanent teeth. (bvsalud.org)
  • Also, the significance of the increased percentage of the gap type of C-E junctions and its role in tooth eruption has to be further evaluated. (bvsalud.org)
  • The eruption of primary teeth (teething) usually begins between age six and ten months. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Tooth eruption is usually bilaterally symmetrical i.e. the left and right teeth appear at similar times. (bpac.org.nz)
  • If a child loses primary teeth before the age of four years, has asymmetrical primary or permanent tooth eruption, or eruption is delayed by more than six months after expected, they should be referred to a dentist or paediatrician. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Accelerated primary or permanent tooth eruption may occur in children who are obese, and delayed eruption may occur in those who were born pre-term. (bpac.org.nz)
  • They are located in the sky near the central incisors and can block the eruption of these teeth. (ei-resource.org)
  • Baby bottle tooth decay - Caused by sugary substances in breast milk and some juices, which combine with saliva to form pools inside the baby's mouth. (artistedentistry.com)
  • Dental procedures to repair and restore individual teeth due to decay, trauma, impaired function, attrition, abrasion or erosion. (manitoudental.ca)
  • These materials can be sculpted and shaped to replace lost tooth structure due to decay or trauma and/or for cosmetic treatment. (blueoceandentistry.com)
  • Cavities - Tooth decay damage that happens when germs in your mouth create acids that eat a hole in the tooth. (adventisthealthcare.com)
  • Another name for a cavity (tooth decay). (dentistryforomaha.com)
  • Baby bottle tooth decay - Occurs when the baby's teeth are exposed to sugar in the baby's bottle. (moonlightdentalcenter.com)
  • Wisdom teeth extractions are most often performed because of an active problem such as pain, swelling, decay or infection. (facesofthemission.com)
  • When left untreated, dry mouth can cause bad breath and tooth decay. (topdentists.com)
  • Tooth decay is extremely prevalent in the United States, although it isn't as common as it used to be. (topdentists.com)
  • This leads to the creation of by-products that wear away at the surface of teeth and ultimately cause tooth decay. (dhamadison.com)
  • Did you know that tooth decay (more commonly known as cavities) is the #1 chronic childhood illness? (larrycaldwelldds.com)
  • According to a study done by the National Children's Oral Health Foundation, an estimated 16 million children in the United States have untreated tooth decay. (larrycaldwelldds.com)
  • For kids, that means coming in at a younger age to ensure that teeth develop properly, stay strong, and are protected against decay. (larrycaldwelldds.com)
  • Cariogenic - Promotes tooth decay. (fresh.gg)
  • Caries - Commonly used term for tooth decay. (fresh.gg)
  • When the roots of the teeth become exposed, eating hot and cold foods can be uncomfortable, decay is more prevalent and the aesthetic appearance of the smile is altered. (walnutcreekdental.net)
  • What Is Teeth Whitening? (dentalmedicalmarketing.com)
  • Tooth whitening is known as color restoration of a natural tooth or whitening of teeth beyond the natural color. (dentalmedicalmarketing.com)
  • Teeth whitening can also be done naturally and in an effective manner without harming the surface of the tooth. (dentalmedicalmarketing.com)
  • What You Need To Know About Tooth Whitening A bright, beautiful smile helps you feel more confident and comfortable in your own skin. (dhamadison.com)
  • Teeth whitening in Walnut Creek have been of increasing demand nowadays due to the fact that it is highly values by both men and women. (walnutcreekdental.net)
  • Teeth whitening brings about the best look in every person and because of that, different treatments are becoming available in the market that can fit different budgets and interests of the people. (walnutcreekdental.net)
  • If you really want to avail of Walnut Creek teeth whitening , there are actually a lot of ways for you to be able to achieve such. (walnutcreekdental.net)
  • If you really want to be sure, it is best to seek the assistance of a Walnut Creek dentist because they can be experts when it comes to teeth whitening. (walnutcreekdental.net)
  • Teeth whitening in Walnut Creek involve the restoration of the surface color of the teeth. (walnutcreekdental.net)
  • By means of teeth whitening in Walnut Creek , you could be able to have your teeth stains and all the other food debris removed from your teeth. (walnutcreekdental.net)
  • Whitening can also be greatly related to cleaning as well that is why this is something that you should definitely do for your teeth. (walnutcreekdental.net)
  • This type of stain is removed by the means of expert teeth whitening services which are well known by Walnut Creek dentists . (walnutcreekdental.net)
  • The best person to assist you in your teeth whitening is a Walnut Creek dentist . (walnutcreekdental.net)
  • With this, you can be sure that the person you hire is truly trustworthy when it comes to their services and you could be able to get the best when it comes to teeth whitening in Walnut Creek . (walnutcreekdental.net)
  • Today, more than ever before people of all ages are having to deal with tooth stains and as such teeth whitening whether done professionally or at home only continues to grow in popularity. (walnutcreekdental.net)
  • While years ago, intrinsic tooth staining was thought to be untreatable today these stains can be removed using certain types of teeth whitening technology. (walnutcreekdental.net)
  • Whether patients choose in office whitening or take-home kits or over-the-counter products, one thing is sure that is the dental teeth whitening is a smart choice for those wishing to improve their outward appearance and enjoy a better and more beautiful smile. (walnutcreekdental.net)
  • Contact your Walnut Creek dentist, Dr. Darvishzadeh today to learn more about teeth whitening techniques in his Walnut Creek dental office. (walnutcreekdental.net)
  • A type of x-ray used to help diagnose cavities between the back teeth. (blueoceandentistry.com)
  • Dental radiographs that check for cavities in between the teeth and also reveal the quantity and quality of bone in between the teeth. (dentalleaders.com)
  • For example, biting down on hard objects, receiving a blow to the mouth, or having large cavities (or old amalgam fillings) weakens the structure of the tooth resulting in tooth fractures. (larrycaldwelldds.com)
  • The relationship of the upper and lower teeth on closure, which is also referred to as occlusion. (blueoceandentistry.com)
  • A malocclusion where the upper teeth cover the lower teeth when bitting down. (dentistryforomaha.com)
  • A malocclusion where some of the upper teeth are inside of the lower teeth when a person bites down. (dentistryforomaha.com)
  • A bite-wing X-ray shows upper as well as lower teeth in a single film. (dentalroi.com)
  • Malocclusion (misalignment of upper teeth with lower teeth) and teeth crowding create problems for oral health care because affected teeth and their interdental spaces are harder to clean. (choice-dental.com.au)
  • Trouble in chewing, swallowing and discomfort bite occurs when the upper and lower teeth do not fit together properly. (blogspot.com)
  • Splints and night guards are plastic mouthpieces that fit over the upper and lower teeth. (drshiblisyed.com)
  • They prevent the upper and lower teeth from coming together, lessening the effects of clenching or grinding the teeth. (drshiblisyed.com)
  • Bitewing radiographs - X-rays used to reveal the crowns of several upper and lower teeth as they bite down. (fresh.gg)
  • Realignment involves adjusting the relationship between how the upper teeth come together with the lower teeth. (bocaratonoralsurgery.com)
  • Air abrasion - The removal of tooth structure by blasting a tooth with air and an abrasive, which can prevent the need for anesthetic. (moonlightdentalcenter.com)
  • Severe tooth wear from grinding can result in teeth being worn flat or tooth abrasion - which can lead to tooth loss. (choice-dental.com.au)
  • Abrasion - Tooth wear caused by forces other than chewing such as holding objects between the teeth or improper brushing. (fresh.gg)
  • The third molars are the wisdom teeth, thought by some to have evolved thousands of years ago when human had larger jaws and ate mostly raw foods that required extra chewing power. (kidshealth.org)
  • A device an orthodontist fastens to the patient's teeth which can move the position of teeth or align the jaws. (dentistryforomaha.com)
  • An X-ray done for the purpose of viewing a patient's bones of the head, jaw, and face to view the alignment of the teeth and jaws. (dentistryforomaha.com)
  • Malocclusion is an oral condition where there is a misalignment of the top and bottom rows of teeth when they meet - as the jaws close. (choice-dental.com.au)
  • Clenching - The clamping and pressing of the jaws and teeth together in centric occlusion, frequently associated with psychological stress or physical effort. (fresh.gg)
  • A hard yellow substance, it makes up most of the tooth and is as hard as bone. (kidshealth.org)
  • The jaw bone that anchors the roots of teeth. (blueoceandentistry.com)
  • This gum disease acts on the supporting bone around the teeth, causing a loss of bone. (succasunnacosmeticdentist.com)
  • Bony spicules are sharp projections of bone that commonly occur after tooth extraction. (dentalroi.com)
  • Bone resorption - Bone loss occurs in bone resorption. (dentalroi.com)
  • It is a component of periodontium that attaches a tooth to the jaw bone. (dentalroi.com)
  • Surgical replacement of bone around tooth roots or in preparation for a dental implant. (dentalleaders.com)
  • The bone fully heals and fuses around the newly implanted tooth support structure before the new artificial tooth can be attached. (facesofthemission.com)
  • Not only this, due to the damage caused to the supporting tissue and bone structures of teeth, it is possible that a tooth or teeth could even be lost. (amoils.com)
  • In this treatment, a bone is added to support the roots of developing teeth. (blogspot.com)
  • This is because an abscess can signal the presence of infection on the innermost portions of your tooth, which can lead to bone infection and even cardiac difficulties. (topdentists.com)
  • Crown lengthening - A surgical procedure exposing more tooth for restorative purposes by apically positioning the gingival margin and/or removing supporting bone. (fresh.gg)
  • A nutritional disorder, the problem of rickets occurs if your child suffers from a deficiency of calcium, phosphate or Vitamin D. It causes softened and damaged bones, skeletal deformities, impaired development of the bone's growth plate (a spot of growing tissue found near the end of a long bone in adolescents and children) and stunted growth. (lybrate.com)
  • Before an apicoectomy procedure, diagnostic images (such as X-rays) of the affected tooth and surrounding bone, a careful review of your medical history including medications you take (both prescription and non-prescription), and other factors are reviewed. (dedicateddentalservicespc.com)
  • This is commonly referred to as an overbite and can cause discomfort, bone damage, excessive wear of the front teeth, and tooth loss. (bocaratonoralsurgery.com)
  • Wisdom tooth problems - Teeth that come in between the ages of 17-21 that may cause problems to the structure of jaw and need to be removed. (adventisthealthcare.com)
  • Wisdom teeth are usually the last four of 32 teeth to surface in the mouth, generally making their appearance between the ages of 17 and 25. (facesofthemission.com)
  • In most cases, inadequate space in the mouth does not allow the wisdom teeth to come in properly. (facesofthemission.com)
  • Wisdom teeth then can become impacted in a potentially harmful position. (facesofthemission.com)
  • If left untreated, impacted wisdom teeth can contribute to infection, damage to other teeth and other problems. (facesofthemission.com)
  • Not all wisdom teeth require removal. (facesofthemission.com)
  • Wisdom teeth or third molar removal is a common procedure at the Center, generally performed under local anesthesia, intravenous (IV) sedation, or general anesthesia. (facesofthemission.com)
  • These teeth are known as wisdom teeth. (baja2000.com)
  • When this happens, your wisdom teeth are said to be impacted. (baja2000.com)
  • Not all impacted wisdom teeth cause pain or obvious problems. (baja2000.com)
  • If your wisdom teeth aren't currently causing you any issues, you may wonder why you should have them removed. (baja2000.com)
  • I had two impacted wisdom teeth and Dr. Bowman suggested to remove them. (bocaratonoralsurgery.com)
  • These four other teeth are your third molars, also known as 'wisdom teeth. (hwhpc.com)
  • Why Should I Have My Wisdom Teeth Removed? (hwhpc.com)
  • When they align properly and gum tissue is healthy, wisdom teeth do not have to be removed. (hwhpc.com)
  • The extraction of wisdom teeth is necessary when they are prevented from properly erupting within the mouth. (hwhpc.com)
  • The pressure from the erupting wisdom teeth may move other teeth and disrupt the orthodontic or natural alignment of teeth. (hwhpc.com)
  • The most serious problem occurs when tumors or cysts form around the impacted wisdom teeth, resulting in the destruction of the jaw and healthy teeth. (hwhpc.com)
  • With an oral examination and x-rays of the mouth, Drs. Hennig, Woodbury, and Howard can evaluate the position of the wisdom teeth and can make recommendation of removal of the wisdom teeth. (hwhpc.com)
  • In most cases, the removal of wisdom teeth is performed under local anesthesia, laughing gas (nitrous oxide/oxygen analgesia) or intravenous anesthesia. (hwhpc.com)
  • To provide you with a better understanding of wisdom teeth, we have provided the following multimedia presentation. (omsanorthland.com)
  • Many common questions pertaining to wisdom teeth are discussed. (omsanorthland.com)
  • With an oral examination and x-rays of the mouth, Drs. Hodapp and Varland can evaluate the position of the wisdom teeth and predict if there are present or may be future problems. (omsanorthland.com)
  • For a brief narrated overview of the wisdom tooth removal process, please click the image below. (omsanorthland.com)
  • It will launch our educational MiniModule in a separate window that may answer some of your questions about wisdom teeth. (omsanorthland.com)
  • Metallic bands and appliances used to move teeth for correction of the bite and tooth position. (manitoudental.ca)
  • You may have a misaligned bite or be missing teeth. (indiadentalclinic.com)
  • They also correct the bite by positioning the teeth in their most correct and least traumatic position. (drshiblisyed.com)
  • Corrective treatments include replacing missing teeth by using crowns, bridges, or braces to balance the biting surfaces of your teeth or to correct a bite problem. (drshiblisyed.com)
  • Do you have teeth that no longer touch when you bite? (campusoralsurgery.com)
  • Is it hard to use your front teeth to bite or tear food? (campusoralsurgery.com)
  • If your TMJ disorder has caused problems with how your teeth fit together, you may need treatment such as bite adjustment (equilibration), orthodontics with or without jaw reconstruction, or restorative dental work. (campusoralsurgery.com)
  • The most common cause of TMJ is the misalignment of the teeth, often called "bad bite. (bocaratonoralsurgery.com)
  • A specially molded bite guard can be created to stop teeth grinding during the night. (bocaratonoralsurgery.com)
  • A better option is to change the shape of the teeth and get rid of the bad bite completely, often called "realignment. (bocaratonoralsurgery.com)
  • She gives, therefore, tusks to such animals as strike in fighting, and serrated teeth to such as bite. (wikisource.org)
  • They can affect children with ectodermal dysplasia (a genetic disorder that affects teeth, hair, nails and sweat glands), Down syndrome or cleft lip and/or palate . (choice-dental.com.au)
  • This condition can be genetically-linked and in severe cases, may present themselves in the form of ectodermal dysplasia, cleft lip or palate or Down Syndrome. (wikipedia.org)
  • It can occur anytime during life but more commonly in the teenage years. (drlarrywolford.com)
  • Snus is a smokeless, ground tobacco product, which is most commonly placed in the mouth between the gum and lip. (niom.no)
  • Class III Malocclusion - This is commonly known as an underbite and occurs when the lower anterior incisors and lower jaw are positioned beyond the upper teeth, making the lower jaw much more prominent than the upper jaw. (bocaratonoralsurgery.com)
  • It rarely occurs in primary teeth (also known as deciduous, milk, first and baby teeth) and the most commonly affected are the adult second premolars and the upper lateral incisors. (wikipedia.org)
  • The pulp is the innermost portion of the tooth and consists of connective tissue, nerves, and blood vessels, which nourish the tooth. (kidshealth.org)
  • Gum tissue visible in the smile line should have balanced, even contours that are in harmony with the upper lip. (yourdentistryguide.com)
  • Space within the root of the tooth that contains the pulp tissue. (manitoudental.ca)
  • The appearance of your teeth is heavily impacted by the position of the surrounding gum tissue. (succasunnacosmeticdentist.com)
  • They are caused by a loss of the gum tissue itself or by the shape and/or position of the teeth. (succasunnacosmeticdentist.com)
  • Dental X-Rays - Imaging test that takes pictures of the teeth, bones and soft tissue around the mouth to help find problems with the teeth, mouth, or jaw. (adventisthealthcare.com)
  • A special type of root canal treatment used on young teeth to help them continue to grow despite damage to the nerve tissue. (dentalleaders.com)
  • Root Canal - Space inside the root portion of a tooth containing pulp tissue. (fresh.gg)
  • Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate Clefting results when there is not enough tissue in the mouth or lip area, and the tissue that is available does not join together properly. (webmd.com)
  • Although neurofibromas occur predominantly as a feature of neurofibromatosis affecting the soft tissue, a few cases of solitary intraosseous neurofibromas of the jaw have been reported. (bvsalud.org)
  • Dentine forms the structure of the tooth and is produced by the dental pulp which is a specialised tissue responsible for the neurosensory function and reparative potential of teeth. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Loose Teeth - When uneven pressure is continually exerted in unintended places or soft tissue is damaged by an overbite, adjacent teeth may become loose in their sockets which causes pain and reduces proper function. (bocaratonoralsurgery.com)
  • Bleaching - The process of lightening teeth. (moonlightdentalcenter.com)
  • Bleaching - A cosmetic dental procedure that whitens the teeth using a bleaching solution. (fresh.gg)
  • Conversely, more deeply rooted extrinsic stains that are stubborn and difficult to remove can be corrected but do require more involved procedures and treatment such as teeth bleaching [2]. (walnutcreekdental.net)
  • But because they can crowd out the other teeth or cause problems like pain or infection, a dentist might need to remove them. (kidshealth.org)
  • Incredible recent advances in technology allow Livingston area dental implants dentist Dr. Robert Tanne to create tooth implants just for you that can be permanently anchored to your jaw. (succasunnacosmeticdentist.com)
  • However, consulting with your dentist is the best way to determine if you or your child would benefit from teeth straightening. (choice-dental.com.au)
  • Your dentist can conduct a full diagnostic assessment and recommend an orthodontic treatment option to straighten your child's teeth. (choice-dental.com.au)
  • Repairing a cleft also requires numerous trips to the dentist and doctor. (andovercosmeticdentist.com)
  • Regular visits to your dentist for check ups when treatment can commence with root planning or tooth scaling to remove the build up of calculus or plaque from both the teeth or the surface beneath the gum line. (amoils.com)
  • At least, that was what I thought when my dentist told me that I was going to have to see an orthodontist about my crooked teeth. (baja2000.com)
  • Taking kids to the dentist is a good idea from the time they are very young as this helps them to have healthier, stronger teeth. (baja2000.com)
  • Well, while being busy is understandable, it is important to realize that if your child doesn't have a professional dental hygiene appointment with a pediatric dentist regularly, he/she is likely to get a build up of plaque and tartar on the teeth that can lead to serious dental problems. (larrycaldwelldds.com)
  • It is possible for the dentist to realign or adjust the teeth without the need for painful or expensive surgeries. (bocaratonoralsurgery.com)
  • A clinical examination at the dentist or an X-ray can discover supernumerary teeth. (ei-resource.org)
  • Before the procedure, you should discuss the risks and benefits of removing extra teeth with your dentist. (ei-resource.org)
  • With the help of the teeth - which provide structural support for the face muscles - the mouth also forms a frown and other expressions that show on your face. (kidshealth.org)
  • The mouth - especially the teeth, lips, and tongue - is essential for speech. (kidshealth.org)
  • The lips that line the outside of the mouth both help hold food in while we chew and pronounce words when we talk. (kidshealth.org)
  • With the lips and tongue, teeth help form words by controlling air flow out of the mouth. (kidshealth.org)
  • Here's how each aspect of the mouth and teeth plays an important role in our daily lives. (kidshealth.org)
  • The lips are covered with skin on the outside and with slippery mucous membranes on the inside of the mouth. (kidshealth.org)
  • Incisors are the squarish, sharp-edged teeth in the front of the mouth. (kidshealth.org)
  • Burning mouth syndrome may also be called burning tongue syndrome, burning lips syndrome, glossodynia, stomatodynia and scalded mouth syndrome. (yourdentistryguide.com)
  • Canker sore - One that occurs on the delicate tissues inside your mouth. (artistedentistry.com)
  • Cold sore - Usually occurs on the outside of the mouth, usually on or near the nose or lips. (artistedentistry.com)
  • Molar - Usually the largest teeth, near the rear of the mouth. (artistedentistry.com)
  • Xerostomia - Basic Information Xerostomia means dry mouth which occurs due to lack of production of saliva. (dentalmedicalmarketing.com)
  • In a normal situation, two teeth that are side by side in your mouth have contact with each other. (succasunnacosmeticdentist.com)
  • Cleft lip - Treatable birth defect of the mouth that appears as one or more splits in the upper lip. (adventisthealthcare.com)
  • Cold sores - Groups of small blisters on the lip and around the mouth that are often red, swollen, and sore. (adventisthealthcare.com)
  • Oral cancer - Growth of abnormal cells in any part of the mouth or lips. (adventisthealthcare.com)
  • Mouth Guard - Device worn to protect the mouth and teeth. (adventisthealthcare.com)
  • Occurs when the roof of the mouth does not completely close, leaving an opening that can extend into the nasal cavity. (dentistryforomaha.com)
  • The third tooth from the center of the mouth. (dentistryforomaha.com)
  • Bicuspids - These are the fourth and fifth teeth from the midline of the mouth. (dentalroi.com)
  • It is the way your teeth meet when you close your mouth. (dentalroi.com)
  • This surface can erode if someone has an acidic mouth, grinds their teeth, or brushes too hard. (andovercosmeticdentist.com)
  • Sounds like clicking, grating occurs while opening and closing the mouth. (blogspot.com)
  • The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia notes that the condition can cause irregular tooth alignment because of the limited amount of room in the mouth. (colgate.com)
  • The same can be said for mouth sores, gingivitis and tooth infections. (topdentists.com)
  • Cleft cleft lip or palate is an opening in the lip or the roof of the mouth that occurs as a result of failure of normal fusion processes when the fetus is developing. (natural-dog-health-remedies.com)
  • In addition, due to the shape of their muzzle and the small size of their mouth, special care has to be taken to check and brush Shih Tzu's teeth to avoid dental problems . (natural-dog-health-remedies.com)
  • Baby teeth will eventually fall out of a child's mouth, but there are also times when a baby tooth will get knocked out of a child's mouth long before it would naturally come loose and fall out. (baja2000.com)
  • Teeth present in the mouth at birth are called natal teeth while teeth that appear within the first 30 days of life are neonatal teeth 1 . (bvsalud.org)
  • According to Bondenhoff and Gorlim 4 , 85% of these teeth are mandibular incisors (although they can also occur in other areas of the mouth), and the most common number of elements is one or two. (bvsalud.org)
  • The baby's mother should be asked whether the tooth is causing injury to her breasts or to the baby's mouth. (bvsalud.org)
  • Saliva is important to lubricate your mouth, help with swallowing, protect your teeth against bacteria, and aid in the digestion of food. (webmd.com)
  • In order to recognise abnormal oral health in children, it is important to understand the normal pattern of tooth development and appearance of the mouth. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Start to look in the child's mouth as soon as the first tooth erupts. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Each tooth in the mouth has a specific name and function. (hwhpc.com)
  • The teeth in the front of the mouth (incisors, canine, and bicuspid teeth) are ideal for grasping and biting food into smaller pieces. (hwhpc.com)
  • The average mouth is made to hold only 28 teeth. (hwhpc.com)
  • It can be painful when 32 teeth try to fit in a mouth that holds only 28 teeth. (hwhpc.com)
  • Your dental professional may recommend that you wear a mouth guard or a night guard to cushion the clenching or tooth grinding during sleeping. (colgate.com)
  • Despite the fact that extra teeth in the mouth are quite rare, they affect 0.15-4% of the population. (ei-resource.org)
  • Supernumerary teeth can develop in any part of the mouth but they tend to grow among permanent teeth. (ei-resource.org)
  • In rare cases, up to 30 supernumerary teeth may develop in a mouth. (ei-resource.org)
  • Her eyes drifted closed, and she bit her lip against a cry as he took her nipple into his mouth, tonguing it through the now-damp fabric. (populli.org)
  • We have next to consider the teeth, and with these the mouth, that is the cavity which they enclose and form. (wikisource.org)
  • In many of them there are teeth even on the tongue and on the roof of the mouth. (wikisource.org)
  • They're replaced by a set of 32 permanent teeth, which are also called secondary or adult teeth. (kidshealth.org)
  • Permanent teeth between the cuspids (canines) and first molars. (manitoudental.ca)
  • We want you and your children to feel comfortable, whether we're treating your toddler's baby teeth or your teenager's permanent teeth. (1stcosmeticdentist.com)
  • Among permanent teeth , 16 are found in the maxilla and 16 in the mandible, for a total of 32. (wikipedia.org)
  • Permanent teeth usually start to emerge at around six years of age. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Adult people usually have 32 permanent teeth and children have 20 baby teeth. (ei-resource.org)
  • This is the most common type found among permanent teeth. (ei-resource.org)
  • Oligodontia: six or more missing permanent teeth excluding the third molars 3. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gemination, however ismost often seen in the maxillary primary incisors and the canines 5.Taloncusp is a morphologically well-delineated accessory cusp-like structureprojecting from the cingulum area or cementoenamel junction towards the incisalridge of the maxillary or mandibular anterior teeth in both the primary andpermanent dentitions. (pennsylvaniaangerclass.com)
  • Teeth are classified as incisors , canines , premolars (also called bicuspids ), and molars . (wikipedia.org)
  • Incisors are primarily used for cutting, canines are for tearing, and molars serve for grinding. (wikipedia.org)
  • Symptoms may occur when you talk, chew, swallow or yawn. (adventisthealthcare.com)
  • Read about the symptoms and treatment for a tooth abscess along with how to keep your teeth healthy. (topdentists.com)
  • The possibility of a suicide attempt is inherent in all patients with depressive symptoms, whether these occur in primary depression or in association with another primary disorder such as OCD. (pdr.net)
  • These symptoms occur when the joints of the jaw and the chewing muscles (muscles of mastication) do not work together correctly. (campusoralsurgery.com)
  • This is especially useful because it alleviates TMJ symptoms and may improve the aesthetic appearance of the teeth as well. (bocaratonoralsurgery.com)
  • Alzheimer's disease is a progressive, neurodegenerative disease that occurs when nerve cells in the brain die, often resulting in symptoms such as impaired memory, thinking and behavior. (murraymedical.org)
  • The degree of the cleft lip can vary greatly, from mild (notching of the lip) to severe (large opening from the lip up through the nose). (dentistryforomaha.com)
  • This cleft prevents the growth of teeth in the upper jaw and also prevents the growth of floor under the nose from normal development. (blogspot.com)
  • Rhinitis is a reaction that occurs in the nose when airborne irritants (allergens) trigger the release of histamine. (murraymedical.org)
  • However, maternal use of snus early in pregnancy has been associated with increased risk of oral cleft malformation. (niom.no)
  • Calculus (tartar) - Calculus is hardened plaque (a sticky substance) that has been left on the tooth for some time and is now firmly attached to the tooth surface. (artistedentistry.com)
  • Calculus (tartar) - The yellowish mineralized deposits on teeth and surrounding tissues is dental calculus. (dentalroi.com)
  • Calculus - Hard deposit of mineralized material adhering to crowns and/or roots of teeth. (fresh.gg)
  • Abnormalities to look for include swelling, redness, bleeding or recession of the gingiva, change in tooth position, premature tooth mobility or tooth loss and heavy plaque or calculus deposits, which are often seen on the outer surface of the incisors and the inner surface of the molars. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Also known as pre-molars, these teeth are behind the cuspids and in front of the molars. (blueoceandentistry.com)
  • In the primary set of teeth, there are two types of incisors - centrals and laterals- and two types of molars - first and second. (wikipedia.org)
  • If any additional teeth form, for example, fourth and fifth molars, which are rare, they are referred to as supernumerary teeth (hyperdontia). (wikipedia.org)
  • Hypodontia is defined as the developmental absence of one or more teeth excluding the third molars. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hypodontia: one to six missing teeth excluding the third molars 2. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first set of 20 deciduous teeth are also called the milk, primary, temporary, or baby teeth. (kidshealth.org)
  • Deciduous teeth (milk teeth or baby teeth) - Deciduous teeth form the primary dentition. (dentalroi.com)
  • Baby teeth - The first set of teeth a human is born with. (moonlightdentalcenter.com)
  • If this happens to one of your child's baby teeth, here are several things you should know. (baja2000.com)
  • Why Are Baby Teeth Important? (larrycaldwelldds.com)
  • Your local Sugarland and Wharton, TX dental team believes that regular teeth cleanings and pediatric dentistry treatments, such as dental sealants, are important to consider for your child's baby teeth. (larrycaldwelldds.com)
  • Despite the fact that baby teeth naturally fall out at a young age, they provide many important benefits. (larrycaldwelldds.com)
  • They can be found among baby teeth and it's more difficult to identify them since they are similar to other teeth and are in the correct position. (ei-resource.org)
  • This is the most common type of extra baby teeth. (ei-resource.org)
  • Anodontia: complete absence of teeth Typically, all baby teeth will be present by the age of three. (wikipedia.org)
  • A delay in tooth development may also serve as an indication, whereby the absence of an adult successor slows down the normal resorption of the roots of the baby teeth, which is the progressive loss of parts of the tooth. (wikipedia.org)
  • Warning Signs That You Have A Tooth Abscess If you have an abscess tooth, it's impossible to ignore - it really hurts! (dhamadison.com)
  • Here at Dental Health Associates of Madison, we see many Madison, WI, patients suffering from the kind of serious tooth infection that can lead to an abscess. (dhamadison.com)
  • The pulp has two parts - the pulp chamber, which lies in the crown, and the root canal, which is in the root of the tooth. (kidshealth.org)
  • Cement placed under a dental restoration to insulate the pulp and restore lost tooth structure. (blueoceandentistry.com)
  • Inmost cases, the result is a broad tooth with two separate pulp chambers androot canals. (pennsylvaniaangerclass.com)
  • Replacing a missing tooth by placing at least two crowns on adjacent teeth and suspending a false tooth, or pontic, in between or cantilevered from one end. (dentalleaders.com)
  • Not as comfortable as your own teeth, a fixed permanent bridge or implant supported crowns. (healthtap.com)
  • The tongue strikes the teeth as certain sounds are made. (kidshealth.org)
  • Canker sores - Shallow sore shaped like a crater on your tongue or the inside of your lip or cheek that may cause pain when talking or eating. (adventisthealthcare.com)
  • Tongue or lip piercing can also cause gum recession. (amoils.com)
  • To control clenching or grinding during the day, place your tongue between your teeth. (drshiblisyed.com)
  • Lips, cheeks, and tongue are dependent on jaw stability. (ppt-online.org)
  • One common complication caused by natal/neonatal teeth is ulceration of the ventral surface of the tongue, caused by the sharp incisal edge of a tooth. (bvsalud.org)
  • Examine the teeth, gingiva, tongue and oral cavity for abnormalities. (bpac.org.nz)
  • The front six teeth, which are also referred to as incisors and cuspids. (blueoceandentistry.com)
  • Type 3(Trace talon): an enlarged or prominent cingula and their variations, i.e.conical, bifid or tubercle-like.Associationof talon cusp with tooth gemination is very rare, and few such cases have beenreported involving maxillary central incisors 12-19. (pennsylvaniaangerclass.com)
  • Abnormal morphology such as peg-shaped maxillary lateral incisors and taurodontism, characterized by an enlarged tooth body and roots that are reduced in size. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gum disease (also known as periodontal disease and periodontitis) is an inflammatory condition affecting the tissues surrounding a tooth, and is the leading cause of tooth loss. (yourdentistryguide.com)
  • Gingivitis is a non-destructive periodontal disease which occurs around the teeth generally due to the accumulation or attachment of bacterial biofilms to the tooth surfaces. (dentalmedicalmarketing.com)
  • The tooth is held in place, in the gingiva, by the periodontal membrane. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Periodontal disease, trauma, aging, over brushing, and poor tooth positioning are the leading causes of gum recession which can lead to tooth-root exposure in severe cases. (walnutcreekdental.net)
  • Toothaches - Pain or sensitivity in or around a tooth. (adventisthealthcare.com)
  • There is a slightly higher incidence of short-term sensitivity than with silver fillings, but they are often indistinguishable from natural teeth. (dentalleaders.com)
  • They can look unattractive, they can provide a breeding ground for unwanted bacteria and they can even lead to pain and sensitivity. (amoils.com)
  • Sensitivity in the teeth. (amoils.com)
  • Permanent gingival retractions may occur on teeth in the area where the snus is placed, leading to exposure of the tooth cervix and subsequent tooth sensitivity. (niom.no)
  • The maxillary teeth are the maxillary central incisor , maxillary lateral incisor , maxillary canine , maxillary first premolar , maxillary second premolar , maxillary first molar , maxillary second molar , and maxillary third molar . (wikipedia.org)
  • The back teeth (molar teeth) are used to grind food up into a consistency suitable for swallowing. (hwhpc.com)
  • Term for dental restorations that involve "bonding" of composite resin or porcelain fillings to natural teeth. (blueoceandentistry.com)
  • A cosmetic procedure to shape the natural teeth to make them straighter or more youthful. (dentistryforomaha.com)
  • This may require new restorations and/or adjusting the natural teeth as well. (bocaratonoralsurgery.com)
  • Cleft lip and cleft palate - In this developmental disorder, there is a gap that separates the lip, palate or both into two parts. (dentalroi.com)
  • The extent and localization of the uniondepends on the developmental stage of the teeth at the time of the fusion. (pennsylvaniaangerclass.com)
  • The type of restorative dentistry can vary depending on whether or not there are any other problems with the teeth. (succasunnacosmeticdentist.com)
  • If the overall appearance of the tooth needs to be altered, then a different type of restorative dentistry needs to be used. (succasunnacosmeticdentist.com)
  • Learn more about how dentistry can help cleft lip and palate conditions now. (larrycaldwelldds.com)
  • A 38-year-old male patient reported to the OPD of our department with a chief compliant of swelling in the right lower back tooth region since 3 months and gave a history of extraction with respect to 46 and 47 (carious teeth) 7 months ago. (hindawi.com)
  • Dental visits are also important for catching problems, and one of the services your child might need at some point is a tooth extraction. (baja2000.com)
  • Reparative dentine is formed in response to environmental stimuli such as trauma, tooth wear or caries. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Appliance to replace a missing tooth or teeth, attached to and supported by abutment teeth. (manitoudental.ca)
  • When teeth need to be used to support a bridge, they are called abutment teeth. (blueoceandentistry.com)
  • Abutment teeth - The teeth adjacent to the space formed by missing tooth are called as abutment teeth. (dentalroi.com)
  • Cantilever bridge - A cantilever bridge is made when abutment teeth are absent on one side of the empty space formed by missing teeth. (dentalroi.com)
  • So if any dental work needs to be done on these "abutment" teeth, then the partial may have to be adjusted, changed or actually remade. (healthtap.com)
  • Abutment - A tooth (or implant) that supports a dental prosthesis. (fresh.gg)
  • Implant - A permanent appliance used to replace a missing tooth. (artistedentistry.com)
  • Dental implant surgery typically involves threading a titanium support post into the jawbone in the location of the missing tooth, and attaching the new tooth onto the support. (facesofthemission.com)
  • If multiple teeth need to be replaced the Center is has advanced experience in all dental implant technologies and techniques for removable implant prostheses. (facesofthemission.com)
  • Utilizing the office's 3-D imaging technology, both TEETH-IN-AN-HOUR and All On Four revolutionary dental implant procedures significantly reduce the time needed for treatment. (facesofthemission.com)
  • Implant retained dentures won't slip, and are a long-lasting solution to missing teeth. (1stcosmeticdentist.com)
  • A dental implant is a versatile device that is used in the replacement of one or more teeth. (baja2000.com)
  • If left untreated, hyperdontia can lead to vearious problems with teeth alignment. (ei-resource.org)
  • Anesthesia (local or infiltration) - It is the application of chemicals to numb the teeth and surrounding tissues to eliminate the sensation of pain. (dentalroi.com)
  • Teeth are made of multiple tissues of varying density and hardness. (wikipedia.org)
  • Clinical crown - That portion of a tooth not covered by supporting tissues. (fresh.gg)
  • It enables the tooth to withstand the pressure of chewing and protects it from harmful bacteria and changes in temperature from hot and cold foods. (kidshealth.org)
  • When they are partially erupted, the opening around the teeth allows bacteria to grow and may eventually cause an infection. (hwhpc.com)
  • Often sensitive and often accompanied by gum recession that is thought to be caused by excessive clenching or grinding. (blueoceandentistry.com)
  • A habitual clenching or grinding of the teeth that typically occurs during sleep. (blueoceandentistry.com)
  • Thought to be caused by excessive clenching or grinding, abfraction requires bonding when too deep. (dentalleaders.com)
  • The habit of clenching and grinding the teeth using extremes of muscle power. (dentalleaders.com)
  • Thought to be caused by excessive clenching or grinding. (briggsfamilydentistry.com)
  • The habit of clenching or grinding the teeth as well as extra force used when eating. (amoils.com)
  • Are you aware of grinding or clenching your teeth? (campusoralsurgery.com)
  • A nightguard helps you stop clenching or grinding your teeth and reduces muscle tension at night and helps to protect the cartilage and joint surfaces. (drdornauer.com)
  • These muscles generate a tremendous force when clenching, grinding or chewing. (bocaratonoralsurgery.com)
  • TMJ is characterized by severe headaches, jaw pain of varying degrees, grinding teeth, and an intermittent ringing in the ears. (bocaratonoralsurgery.com)
  • The grinding will eventually erode the structure of the teeth and lead to much more severe dental problems in the future. (bocaratonoralsurgery.com)
  • More severe impairments are rarer, occurring in .6 per 1000 births. (healthproadvice.com)
  • These characteristics become more prominent as the condition becomes progressively severe, particularly when more than one tooth is missing. (wikipedia.org)
  • To find out if you can benefit from straightening your teeth, book a consultation with our specialist orthodontist. (choice-dental.com.au)
  • It appears as a birth defect in many syndromes, including Pierre Robin sequence, Stickler syndrome, Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome, Treacher Collins syndrome, hemifacial microsomia, cleft lip and cleft palate , among others. (colgate.com)
  • An example of a birth defect is cleft palate , which occurs during the fourth and seventh week of gestation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Among the most common birth defects, cleft lip and cleft palate affect approximately 1 in 800 babies born in North America. (larrycaldwelldds.com)
  • Cleft lip - Birth defect in which one or more fissures form in the upper lip, which takes place while the fetus is growing. (fresh.gg)
  • There are a range of malocclusion conditions including: crowded teeth, over bites, under bites, cross bites and open bites. (choice-dental.com.au)
  • The malocclusion of the teeth can create greatly destructive forces among the five powerful muscles that control the closing and opening of the jaw. (bocaratonoralsurgery.com)
  • Dental anatomy is a field of anatomy dedicated to the study of tooth structure. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dental anatomy is also a taxonomic science as it is concerned with the naming of teeth and their structures. (wikipedia.org)
  • How does a 2 unit dental acrylic nesbit differ in price from that of a removable partial denture with typical metal clasps across teeth? (healthtap.com)
  • Dental plaque is a sticky, colorless film that continually forms in between and on the surface of the teeth. (yourdentistryguide.com)
  • Bonding - Application of tooth-colored resin materials to the surface of the teeth. (artistedentistry.com)
  • Surface of the back teeth next to the cheek. (manitoudental.ca)
  • The tooth surface which is next to the cheek. (blueoceandentistry.com)
  • For example, the tooth surface facing the cheeks is the buccal surface. (dentalroi.com)
  • Dental veneers are one way to do it, which is done by taking a thin porcelain shell and attaching it to the front surface of the teeth. (baja2000.com)
  • As the permanent tooth grows towards the surface, it resorbs the root of the primary tooth, causing it to loosen and fall out. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Due to different food product intake, there is a great chance that the quality of your teeth surface can definitely be affected and might lose its shine and whiteness. (walnutcreekdental.net)
  • Usually, extrinsic stains is a type of stains that can be found directly on the teeth surface and can be easily noticed. (walnutcreekdental.net)
  • Conversely, extrinsic tooth staining is the kind that appears on the surface of the teeth as a direct result of consuming certain types of foods, dark-colored beverages or even using tobacco. (walnutcreekdental.net)
  • Amalgam - Material made from mercury and other alloy mixtures used to restore a drilled portion of a tooth. (artistedentistry.com)
  • As different from amalgam fillings, these bonded fillings actually adhere to the tooth structure and make the tooth stronger. (dentalleaders.com)
  • Amalgam - A silver/mercury mixture which is used for restoring lost tooth structure. (moonlightdentalcenter.com)
  • It is a gradual process, starting from the tops of the cusps and the cutting surfaces of the teeth, which takes place over a long time and it is very sensitive to external factors. (dentalmedjournal.it)
  • a tooth with two cusps. (fresh.gg)
  • These are contrast to full dentures in which the patient is missing all of their teeth on the arch. (healthtap.com)
  • It can be split via orthopedic forces via the palatal expander to increase overall arch space to accomodate crowded teeth or coordinate a narrow upper arch to a normal lower arch. (healthtap.com)
  • Among deciduous (primary) teeth , ten are found in the maxilla (upper jaw) and ten in the mandible (lower jaw), for a total of 20. (wikipedia.org)