Tooth Abscess

A tooth abscess is a pocket of pus that’s caused by a bacterial infection. The abscess can occur at different regions of the tooth for different reasons. A periapical abscess occurs at the tip of the root, whereas a periodontal  abscess occurs in the gums at the side of a tooth root. The information here refers specifically to periapical abscesses….

Dental Implant Basics

What are implants? Dental implants are a dental technique that allows the replacement of a natural tooth with an artificial one. An implant consists of a particular screw made of titanium which, through surgery, is inserted into the bone, replacing the root of the missing tooth. The implant joins with the bone and after about a month it will be…