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The History of Dental Fillings

The History of Dental Fillings

The History of Dental Fillings Introduction  Dental fillings are an essential part of modern dentistry, helping to repair teeth that have been damaged or decayed to restore their structural integrity and functionality. Dental fillings, which are usually made of amalgam, composite resin, porcelain, or gold, are usually placed after decayed tooth material has been removed. […]

The History Of Dental Braces

The History Of Dental Braces

The History Of Dental Braces Introduction  Dental braces, sometimes referred to as braces, orthodontic cases, or cases, are orthodontic devices that help place teeth about the bite and align them straighter. They also attempt to promote dental health. In addition to malocclusions, overbites, open bites, gaps, deep bites, cross bites, crooked teeth, and other defects […]

The History Of Dental Floss

Woman Uses Dental Floss The History Of Dental Floss

The History Of Dental Floss Introduction  Dental floss is a thin-filament cable that is used for interdental cleaning, which helps to clean between teeth and other hard-to-reach areas that a toothbrush cannot or will not reach. Maintaining oral health is an objective of using it regularly as part of dental cleaning. Using floss can help […]

The History Of Dental Implants

Generic Dental Teeth Model The History Of Dental Implants

The History Of Dental Implants Introduction  Throughout history, societies have valued having a full set of teeth for both practical and aesthetic reasons. The value attached to teeth prompted the development of several tooth replacement strategies, which in turn gave rise to dental implants. You might be surprised to learn that dental implants have been […]

The History Of Dental Hygiene

Dental Health Tools The History Of Dental Hygiene

The History Of Dental Hygiene Introduction  Dental hygiene has evolved throughout the years and has been practiced for more than a century. Connecticut dentist Alfred Fones recognized in 1907 the value of dental hygiene in lowering the germs that caused dental caries. Consequently, he hired his cousin Irene Newman and taught her how to administer […]

The History Of Dentistry

Three Dentistry Student The History Of Dentistry

The History Of Dentistry Introduction Dentistry is the area of medicine that focuses on the teeth, gums, and mouth. It is sometimes referred to as dental medicine and oral medicine. It includes the investigation, diagnosis, prevention, treatment, and management of illnesses, ailments, and disorders in the mouth, with a common emphasis on dentition (the growth […]