• trauma
  • Dental trauma refers to trauma (injury) to the teeth and/or periodontium (gums, periodontal ligament, alveolar bone), and nearby soft tissues such as the lips, tongue, etc. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dental trauma is most common in younger people, accounting for 17% of injuries to the body in those aged 0-6 years compared to an average of 5% across all ages. (wikipedia.org)
  • One of the most important measures is to impart knowledge and awareness about dental injury to those who are involved in sports environments like boxing and in school children in which they are at high risk of suffering dental trauma through an extensive educational campaign including lectures,leaflets,Posters which should be presented in an easy understandable way. (wikipedia.org)
  • Trauma includes scratching of the skin surface, tooth loss, puncture wounds, superficial and deep lacerations, amputations, and the ripping off of skin and hair. (wikipedia.org)
  • children's teeth
  • New York, NY, December 22, 2013 --( PR.com )-- Winter is a time for fun outdoor festivals and activities, but many winter sports pose a hazard to children's teeth. (pr.com)
  • Here are a few simple tips for keeping your children's teeth safe around the house and when playing with friends. (fosterdentalcare.com)
  • bite
  • However, I am unsure of how much use she will have of these teeth - probably still wont be able to bite into an apple or corn. (ourhealth.com)
  • The dentist will also want to check the position of the tooth to ensure that it has not been moved in a way that would interfere with the child's normal bite. (familyhealthonline.ca)
  • An animal bite is a wound, usually a puncture or laceration, caused by the teeth. (wikipedia.org)
  • Arthropods can also bite and leave injuries. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] Involuntary biting injuries due to closed-fist injuries from fists striking teeth (referred to as reverse bite injuries) are a common consequence of fist fights. (wikipedia.org)
  • Teething infants are known to bite objects to relieve pressure on their growing teeth, and may inadvertently bite people's hands or arms while doing so. (wikipedia.org)
  • bone
  • If gum tissue or bone is covering the tooth, additional surgical techniques may be required in order to expose the entire tooth. (wisdomteethchicago.net)
  • In cases where the tooth is mostly surrounded by bone, or when the tooth roots are fused to the bone, it may need to be sectioned into smaller pieces that are easier to remove. (wisdomteethchicago.net)
  • If it cannot be found, an x-ray should be done to see if the tooth has been pushed into the gums and bone. (familyhealthonline.ca)
  • Plaque retention and bacterial presence also affect the gums and bone and their ability to hold the teeth in place. (wikipedia.org)
  • Epithelial and mesenchymal cells were extracted from the mice, cultured to produce a tooth "germ", and the germ was then implanted into the bone at the space of a missing tooth. (wikipedia.org)
  • child's
  • However, if a child does get a chipped tooth, New York City Dentist Dr. Deborah Pilla reassures parents that bonding offers a quick, safe solution to making their child's smile whole and bright once again. (pr.com)
  • A tooth-coloured filling is placed over the sedative dressing and bonded to the tooth to restore the shape and your child's smile. (familyhealthonline.ca)
  • symptoms
  • Cracked teeth demonstrate many types of symptoms, including pain when chewing, temperature sensitivities, or even the release of biting pressure. (torranceendodontix.com)
  • Cracked teeth show a variety of symptoms, including erratic pain when chewing, possibly with release of biting pressure, or pain when your tooth is exposed to temperature extremes. (tgsendo.com)
  • I really don t have any other symptoms although my teeth are still a bit sore. (healthcaremagic.com)
  • healthy teeth
  • Just as important in that regard are their daily brushing and flossing habits and their regular dental checkups, because healthy teeth are harder to injure. (fosterdentalcare.com)
  • somebody as young as your sister should do something that will last longer and not damage her perfectly healthy teeth, so i think an implant would be good. (ourhealth.com)
  • procedure
  • During the bonding procedure, a thin layer of plastic is applied to the tooth and sculpted to correct the damaged tooth's appearance. (pr.com)
  • Prior to the removal of the tooth, it's important that you are fully aware of the risks and consequences associated with the surgical procedure. (wisdomteethchicago.net)
  • Still, there are risks associated with all oral surgery, even simple oral surgery like tooth removal, and any procedure should not be taken lightly. (wisdomteethchicago.net)
  • relieve
  • An experienced oral surgeon can guide you through the tooth extraction process to relieve the pain and get you back to normal as soon as possible. (wisdomteethchicago.net)
  • The treatment you receive for your cracked tooth is important because it will relieve pain and reduce the likelihood that the crack will worsen. (tgsendo.com)
  • implant
  • To learn more about what you should expect when you have a tooth extracted, call ORA ® Oral Surgery & Implant Studio located in Downtown Chicago at 312-328-9000 for a consultation today. (wisdomteethchicago.net)
  • i decided an implant would be a better option, because a bridge can damage the teeth around the crowns (or replacement teeth, not sure of the right terminology). (ourhealth.com)
  • Even if the tooth or teeth cannot be saved there are various cosmetic procedures to get back your smile such as a removable partial denture/bridge or a fixed partial denture or even a dental implant . (expressionsdental.ca)
  • Can You Use Mouthwash After A Tooth Implant? (expressionsdental.ca)