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  • Aging and Your Teeth

    Our first adult tooth erupts at around with age of six and stays with us for as long as we can maintain it. As we age, the adult teeth are subjected to the following processes: Wear and tear from chewing food and excessive grinding habits, Erosion from acidic food and beverages and gastric reflux; and […]

  • Cosmetic (Aesthetic) Dentistry

    WHY ARE MY TEETH YELLOW? Very few people have really white teeth. If your teeth are yellowish, it does not necessarily mean that your teeth are weak or unhealthy. The bulk of teeth is formed by dentine which is yellowish in colour. This colour can be seen through the relatively translucent enamel. Teeth darken with […]

  • Gum Disease

    Gum disease is an inflammation of the gums that can progress to affect the bone that surrounds and supports your teeth. It is caused by the bacteria in plaque, a sticky, colorless film that constantly forms on your teeth. If not removed through daily brushing and flossing, plaque can build up and the bacteria infect not […]