Most people are completely sure that a dentist is needed only when a tooth hurts. This is a very erroneous opinion, which has rather sad consequences. Indeed, at an early stage, almost any disease of the oral cavity can be cured very quickly and painlessly. But only the dentist can see the first, barely noticeable signs of these diseases. At the same time, visiting the clinic does not cause any negative emotions: a cozy and comfortable atmosphere, an attentive doctor, quick and effective treatment in the shortest possible time. But so that a visit to the dentist always ends there, it is necessary to make it every six months.
Unfortunately, few people treat their teeth so carefully. But inflammation in caries patients is not only a dental problem. It is proved that such foci double the risk of stroke and lead to various diseases of many internal organs, especially the liver and kidneys. The most amazing thing is that the possibilities of modern dentistry are almost endless, especially in large cities where there are modern, well-equipped clinics. If, for example, you need restoration of teeth, Moscow will offer you such an extensive list of services that you can choose the best option for any criterion that interests you. Continue reading
Complaints at the moment: violation of chewing, esthetics, tooth mobility, tooth sensitivity, pain in the TMJ, pain under the base of a removable denture, poor fixation, pain in the tooth under the crown, bleeding gums, halitosis, suppuration, swelling of soft tissues , taste disturbances, etc. Complaints about the parafunction of the masticatory muscles (is there a habit of biting your lips or clenching your teeth while watching a movie, reading books or work, is there a habit of gnashing your teeth, complaints from the masticatory muscles (pain, fatigue)).
Anamnesis of the disease: when one or another complaint appeared, what it relates to (caries, periodontitis, periodontal disease, trauma, surgery, etc.), was treatment or prosthetics performed before (how long?).
General condition: the presence or absence of bad habits (smoking, drinking alcohol), concomitant diseases (chronic diseases; hepatitis, tuberculosis, syphilis, HIV), allergic history, whether anesthesia was previously performed during treatment, tooth extraction, its effectiveness. Continue reading
Dental prosthetics is divided into removable and non-removable. So, prosthetics in the complete absence of teeth will most likely be removable, but if it is necessary to replace one or several teeth with a prosthesis, fixed prosthetics are chosen.
A removable prosthesis is modeled on the shape and characteristics of the jaw, and it is held by suction to the gingival surface and on the jaw protrusions. A removable prosthesis is also made according to individual measurements, but it is held at the expense of special wire hooks and support on the gum.
Clasp prosthetics also belong to removable prosthetics – it is durable and durable. To install it, you will also need support on adjacent teeth, as well as a lock mount or mount on metal wire hooks. Continue reading