Entries by Miko Nkungula

Advances in Dental Care: What’s New at the Dentist

  By: WebMD   😃 With technological advancement, tooth restoration was made easy. Thanks to these modern tools used in dental practices today, there are a lot of good options to keep our teeth beautiful. Check them out! The Oral Surgery DC Team   Are you behind on your dental visits, and now you’re being driven in […]

8 Natural Ways to Freshen Your Breath

  By: Zoe Blarowski, Care2 Healthy Living   Say ahhh! It’s National Fresh Breath Day! Check out 8 natural ways to freshen your breath. 😁 The Oral Surgery DC Team   Bad breath happens to nearly all of us at some time. It’s embarrassing and can impact your work, social and intimate life. Luckily, bad breath […]

A Guide to Common Dental Problems

By: Sally Solo, Real Simple 😄 Keep this guide to common dental problems handy so you’ll achieve the perfect smile everybody would want to see! The Oral Surgery DC Team Problem: Tooth Decay Also known as dental caries or cavities, tooth decay occurs when plaque, a sticky film of bacteria that forms when you eat sugars […]

Paresthesia (nerve damage) after wisdom tooth removal or injection. Causes | Duration | Treatment

By: Animated-Teeth.com   😱 Have you heard about Dental Paresthesia? Discover its signs, symptoms, causes, and treatment before you’re at risk! The Oral Surgery DC Team   What is paresthesia? Dental paresthesia is a possible postoperative complication associated with the removal of teeth (most frequently lower wisdom teeth), or in some cases receiving a dental injection. […]

Common Types of Oral Surgeries and What You Can Expect

  By: Dental Pointe   💉From wisdom tooth removal to a reconstructive operation, each oral surgery type has different functions. Determine which of them is suitable for your needs. The Oral Surgery DC Team   There are several conditions that may warrant getting oral surgery in Naperville. Sure, no one relishes the idea of surgery; however, […]

What Are the Most Common Dental Problems?

  By: Tammy Davenport, Very Well Health   😄 Understanding common dental problems allow you to take preventive measures to keep a healthy smile. Remember, your mouth can tell you many things about your body. The Oral Surgery DC Team   Dental problems are never any fun, but the good news is that most of them […]

Ibuprofen And Acetaminophen Together May Give Profound Pain Relief With Fewer Side Effects After Dental Surgery

By: Colgate   👍🏻 A study conducted by dental experts shows that combining Ibuprofen and Acetaminophen together provides a pain-relief after a wisdom tooth removal. Learn more about their findings! The Oral Surgery DC Team   Taking ibuprofen and acetaminophen (APAP) together can help manage pain after dental surgery without significantly increasing the side effects that […]

Soda After Wisdom Teeth Removal

By: Brynne Chandler, Livestrong   😷 Diarrhea may occur after the wisdom tooth extraction, however, this is preventable. Check out these foods recommended to manage this condition. The Oral Surgery DC Team   Wisdom teeth, which are also called third molars, generally grow in at the very back of your mouth when you are between the […]