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What Do Healthy Gums Look Like?

What Do Healthy Gums Look Like?

Posted Nov 10th, 2017 in Oral Health Care & Prevention, Diseases of the Oral Cavity, General

In order to prevent gum disease, it’s important to know what healthy gums look like. Our Surrey dentists describe some of the ways that can tell the difference between healthy gums and unhealthy ones based on appearance.

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Malocclusion

Malocclusion

Posted Dec 12th, 2016 in Diseases of the Oral Cavity, Orthodontics, General

Occlusion refers to the alignment of teeth and the way that the upper and lower teeth fit together (bite). Ideally, all upper teeth fit slightly over the lower teeth. Malocclusion means the teeth are not aligned properly.

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Temporal Mandibular Joint (TMJ) Problems

Temporal Mandibular Joint (TMJ) Problems

Posted Nov 25th, 2016 in Diseases of the Oral Cavity, General

Among the most common, irritating and difficult to diagnose problems with head and neck pain are temporal mandibular joint problems, more commonly known as TMJ problems.

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Oral Cancer

Oral Cancer

Posted Oct 24th, 2016 in Diseases of the Oral Cavity, General

Oral cancer includes cancers of the mouth and the pharynx (the back of the throat). Oral cancer accounts for roughly two percent of all cancers diagnosed annually in the United States.

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Types of Periodontal (Gum) Disease

Types of Periodontal (Gum) Disease

Posted Sep 16th, 2016 in Diseases of the Oral Cavity, General

There are many different varieties of periodontal disease, and many ways in which these variations manifest themselves. All require immediate treatment by a periodontist to halt the progression and save the gum tissue and bone.

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Tooth Decay — Past, Present & Future

Tooth Decay — Past, Present & Future

Posted Sep 7th, 2016 in Diseases of the Oral Cavity, General

Tooth decay, known formally as dental caries, has been a serious health problem for all nations since time immemorial.

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