Oral Hygiene

Dental Intelligence Quotient -Dec 2010

Dental Intelligence Quotient -Dec 2010

Posted in Dentist Cape Town / Bad Breath / Dental IQ / Oral Hygiene

Regular dental visits and a scrupulous home hygiene program can keep your breath fresh and your smile sweet! How's your DIQ – Dental Intelligence Quotient? Take our quiz and find out… (Scroll over images for Answers) 1) Bad breath can be: a) caused by plaque and food particles on and between...


TOP SECRET: The real cost of a single cavity!

TOP SECRET: The real cost of a single cavity!

Posted in Dentist Cape Town / Oral Hygiene

A cavity is usually treated by drilling out the decayed material and filling it with somesort of restorativematerial. However, fillings do not last forever. Although some fillings might last 15 – 20 years (porcelain), the average entry level white resinfilling will last+- 8 – 10 years ifthe...


How to BRUSH & FLOSS the correct way!

How to BRUSH & FLOSS the correct way!

Most people today know what the path to cavity free teeth and good oral Hygiene is. Yes, you guessed it right, it is still daily Brushing and Flossing! Question:Why do many people today then still get cavities? We are living in a world of high Technology and life is improving at a faster...