There are many reasons teeth become crowded. Most of the time crowded teeth pose no problem to the heath of a person. Sometime crowed teeth may be due to periodontal disease, which causes bone lost. Lost of tooth structure from decay can also cause teeth to be crowded. Modern orthodontic technique can correct many of [...]
High-carbohydrate diet can cause various degrees of tooth decay and fractures. The severity of decay requires different method of repairs. Technique can be a simple composite filling, a crown, an inlay, a root canal, and even implants. Extraction of a tooth should only be the last resort.
My idea of dental health is quite simple. Just floss the teeth you want to keep. There are five surfaces to a tooth. A hundred dollar or a 50¢ tooth brush cannot get in between and clean the teeth. So just floss only the one you want to keep. Early detection is also important [...]