Entries by Miko Nkungula

How to Properly Brush your Teeth

By nano-b Simply brushing your teeth is not enough. Include these PROPER techniques in your habit. The Oral Surgery DC It seems incredible how universal the habit of teeth brushing is all over the world. It might very well be the most widely practiced health habit people do on a daily basis. This fact left us […]

New Implant Advancement Hopes to Lower Risk of Infection

By: KU Leuven, Oral Health Group 😀 New research has developed a dental implant that can gradually release drugs from a built-in reservoir which helps prevent and fight infections: Visit our website to learn more about dental implants: http://buff.ly/2eYfjKE. The Oral Surgery DC Team A multidisciplinary team of researchers at KU Leuven (University of Leuven, Belgium) has developed […]

New material used in molar extraction sites optimizes bone regeneration and dental implant stability

By: Journal of Oral Implantology 🤓 [Good to know]: New material used in molar extraction sites optimizes bone regeneration & dental implant stability. Curious to learn more? The Oral Surgery DC Team Journal of Oral Implantology – Dental surgery is a difficult, painful process no matter what the procedure, but having a tooth extracted and an implant put […]

5 FOODS FOR HEALTHIER GUMS

By: Listerine 🐮 Beyond just limiting the sugary sweets and harsh acidic foods in your diet, incorporate foods that are good for your gums, too! The Oral Surgery DC Team Routine brushing, flossing, and rinsing keep your mouth in good health. And while you need these powerful weapons in your bacteria-fighting arsenal, you could always use reinforcement. Beyond […]

A Year of Oral Health Guidance in Review

By David Cavano, Dental Health Summer is here! Here’s some oral health guidance from the past year to help you understand what new information is available and which tried-and-true practices still stand. The Oral Surgery DC Team Sometimes it is hard to keep up with all of the new guidance about our health. What we were […]

Consider the Evidence: Fluoride For Healthy Futures

By: Mirissa D. Price, Huffington Contributor [OPINION]: Fluoride represents a major step toward not just treatment, but also prevention in oral health. Fluoride for healthy futures! The Oral Surgery DC Team On February 1, 2016, in the late hours of the night, my jaw fell to the floor. I just couldn’t believe what I was seeing:  NaturalNews […]

End of fillings in sight as scientists find Alzheimer’s drug makes teeth grow back

  By Sarah Knapton, Telegraph❗️ Fillings could be sent to the history books after scientists discovered that a drug, already in trials for Alzheimer’s patients, can encourage tooth regrowth and repair cavities! The Oral Surgery DC Team Fillings could be consigned to history after scientists discovered that a drug already trialed in Alzheimer’s patients can encourage tooth […]