Are your children getting enough dental care?

Are your children getting enough dental care?

Being parents for the first time, parents of first-borns are usually more worried about different things and procedures they have to go through. With regards to dental treatment, most parents would ask:  When is the best time to start bringing my child for dental check-ups? Good habits start from young We recommend bringing children for dental check-ups since young (best after they have grown their first tooth). You can consider bringing...

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#1 Key to Preventing Tooth Decay: Fluoride

#1 Key to Preventing Tooth Decay: Fluoride

Fluoride is a natural mineral that can strengthen teeth to help prevent tooth decay and permanent tooth loss. More importantly, it helps restore the minerals that have been worn down and repair weak spots in the enamel. Do you know that: 85% of all adults experience tooth decay More than 60% of will loss permanent tooth due to cavities The majority of bottled water do not contain optimal levels of fluoride. And, some types of home water...

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MRC-The best gift for your child

MRC-The best gift for your child

Originally from Australia, Myobrace (MRC) has become the premier solution for correcting children’s upper and lower jaw development problems. Not only it is cost-effective, it also has lifetime benefits for your child! Correction Principle The principle of MRC correction lies in pre-emptively correcting the root of the problem. Through consultation and treatment of abnormal muscle functions before straightening out the teeth, MRC can help to...

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MRC Day Invitation

MRC Day Invitation

Alpha Dental welcomes you to join MRC Day!   Most people believe that children’s teeth should only be corrected after their new set of teeth have completely grown out. However, this is not true at all. Originating from Australia, Myobrace is a treatment prioritise prevention as opposed to remedy, and is widely acknowledged globally. In view of this, we are organising a MRC Day and is now extending the invite you to join us to clear your...

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How much do you know about toothaches?

How much do you know about toothaches?

Many people will experience the pain of a toothache at some point in their life. It can be considered the worst of all possible pains, till the point of being unbearable. In fact, toothaches have been measured to be third in intensity behind the pains of childbirth and some terminal cancers. While most people think that all toothaches are the same, but in fact, they are very different. Through this article, you will learn more about the...

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No more fear of seeing the dentist with painless treatment!

No more fear of seeing the dentist with painless treatment!

  For those who are afraid of pain, going to the dentist for check-ups or worse, a cavity is the worse experience ever. However, with the help of painless treatment, you might be relieved from the fear of pain incurred.   What is painless treatment? For people who have an anxiety or fear of visiting the dentist, painless treatment is suitable for them. Painless treatment is achieved through sedation and laser treatment. Sedation...

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How much do you know about Dental implants?

How much do you know about Dental implants?

  Oh no! I have a missing tooth! Should I get dentures, or is there a better option for me? Well, in case you have not heard about it, dental implant are the ‘in’ thing now! Being a more preferred option to repair your teeth these days, let’s have an overview on what dental implants really are.   What exactly are dental implants? Dental implant is a small titanium screw which is surgically placed into the jaw bone. It replaces...

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What do you know about wisdom teeth?

What do you know about wisdom teeth?

Wisdom teeth are the third and final set of molars that most people get in their late teens or early twenties. Sometimes these teeth can be a valuable asset to the mouth when healthy and properly aligned, but more often, they are misaligned and require removal. When wisdom teeth are misaligned, they may position themselves horizontally, be angled toward or away from the second molars, or be angled inward or outward. Poor alignment of wisdom...

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The Factors That Determine the Cost of Dental Implants

The Factors That Determine the Cost of Dental Implants

Missing teeth spoil the looks of the clients and also cause severe problems like bone atrophy and permanent changes to the way of speaking. Dental implants are a stable way of replacing the missing teeth and offer a very high success rate to most clients. A common question about dental implants is how much does it cost to get them? Read on to find out about the factors that determine the cost of an implant treatment. Number of implants...

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Pregnancy gingivitis

Pregnancy gingivitis

Cause: Pregnancy does not cause gingivitis. If pregnant women do not clean their oral cavity thoroughly, the hormonal changes during pregnancy may exaggerate the response of the gum tissues to the plaque bacterial toxins, resulting in red, swollen and bleeding gums. This is called “Pregnancy Gingivitis”. Symptoms: Gingival inflammation and gingival bleeding when brushing. Prevention and treatment: Pregnancy Gingivitis can be...

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