Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Dr. Shady Salem

Dr. Shady Salem

Canker Sores: Causes, Treatment, and Prevention

Canker Sores, also known as aphthous ulcers, are painful, small, shallow, and non-contagious ulcers that develop on the oral mucosa or at the base of...

Mouth Ulcers: Causes, Treatment, and Prevention

Mouth ulcers are oval or round lesions, which form on the mucous membrane of the oral cavity, including the lip, cheek, tongue, palate, and...

Teeth Grinding: Causes & Treatment [Overview]

Teeth grinding, also known as “bruxism”, is a parafunctional habit. It involves involuntary grinding and clenching of teeth with no functional purpose. Examples of...

Bad Breath: Causes, Treatment, & More [Overview]

Bad breath, also known as “halitosis”, is an unpleasant and embarrassing condition that can lead to social problems. Poor oral hygiene is the most...

Gum Disease: Symptoms, Causes, & Treatment

Gum disease is an inflammation of gums (gingiva), which can extend to the jawbone and tooth-supporting tissues. It causes bleeding gums and bad breath.

Dental Caries: Symptoms, Causes, Progression, & Treatment [with Pictures]

Dental caries, commonly known as tooth decay, is progressive tooth destruction caused by acids that are produced by specific bacteria in the oral cavity.

Fluoride: An Effective Weapon Against Dental Caries

Fluoride is a chemical compound based on fluorine. The fluorine (gas) is hardly presented in a pure form. It connects very quickly with other elements....

Dentist: Doctor who Specializes in Dentistry

The dentist or dental surgeon is a health professional who specializes in dentistry. For every area of the human body, there is a medical...

Dentistry: The Art & Science of Diagnosis, Treatment & Prevention of Oral Cavity Diseases

Dentistry is a branch of medicine that deals with the study, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases of teeth, oral cavity, jaw and facial area....


Cavities in between Teeth (Pictures), Causes, & Treatment

Cavities in between teeth, also known as interproximal cavities, are caries areas that develop into holes. Cavities start small and gradually become bigger.

Cavities in Front Teeth (Pictures), Causes, & Treatment

Cavities in front teeth are permanent damage that occurs as a result of a bacterial acid attack. They look like holes or tiny openings in the tooth.

Tooth Extraction Aftercare (Instructions): The Dos & Don’ts

If you had a tooth extraction, you should follow these tooth extraction aftercare instructions to speed the healing process & prevent complications.

Bone Grafting for Dental Implants: Uses, Surgery & Risks [with Pictures]

Bone grafting for dental implants is a surgical procedure that replaces missing jawbone to create a solid bone base for dental implants.

Mini Dental Implants: Uses, Surgery & Risks [with Pictures]

Mini dental implants have a smaller diameter than conventional implants. We will discuss mini implants uses, advantages, surgery, and risks (with pictures)