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When is corrective jaw surgery needed?

My son has a misaligned bite, and his orthodontist let him know that he may need more than braces to correct it. I am looking to get a second opinion. When is corrective jaw...

I have a crooked smile. Do I need surgery to correct this?

When I smile, my is very crooked looking. Is surgery required to correct this?

I had a car accident that caused my bottom jaw to be out of place. Can surgery help me?

I had a car accident two months ago, which caused my jaw to be dealigned, my bottom jaw actually looks out of its place. Is there any way that a maxillofacial surgery can help?...

Is surgery helpful in treating sleep apnea?

According to my doctor, my sleep apnea is caused by my jaw being poorly positioned. Will surgery be helpful in treating it?

My wisdom tooth is piercing my gum. What should I do?

I have recently got my wisdom tooth and it is piercing deep into my gum that is causing a lot of pain. I am on a travel and will have to wait about 1 week before seeing my dentist....

Fear of local anaesthetic allergy

I am at the dentist next week to get 4 fillings. I have suddenly become extremely paranoid and worried about becoming allergic to local anaesthetic or even at worst having an...

Is there a follow-up required to the cleft lip surgery?

My baby had cleft lip surgery and though she is being treated to a large extent, it is still there. Will there be a follow-up required for the cleft lip surgery?

What does facial reconstructive surgery involve?

I read an article about an accident survivor who underwent reconstructive facial surgery from the jaw down. The results were very positive! What does this involve?

What are the possible treatments available for dental cysts?

I have two cysts located at the upper part of my molar tooth. I have ignored them for a long time since I didn’t know what it was. It has now started to hurt me a little bit....

My wisdom tooth is aching. Is it better to have it extracted?

I am problems with one of my wisdom teeth. It is achy and dull but I don't feel it growing in yet. Is it better to have this tooth extracted?

I have a hard bump in my gums after my tooth extraction. What can I do?

I am a 32 year old woman. I recently got my molar tooth extracted and now I can feel slight bumps on my gums. What can I do to find some relief from this?

What are the steps involved in maintaining good oral hygiene?

I brush my teeth twice a day, floss once, and gargle my mouth well every time I finish eating my food. What else should I do to maintain good oral hygiene? Teeth and gum issues...

My son is allergic to milk. I am concerned about his teeth. What can I do?

My son has been allergic to milk. He is now 7 years old and has extremely weak teeth. What can I do to replenish his calcium requirements in the body?

I had a cold drink after my root canal treatment. Could it cause a problem?

I had a cold drink right after my root canal treatment by mistake. Could this cause a problem? I felt a bit of sensitivity but no pain.

After a root canal are there chances of an infection in the jaw?

I underwent a root canal for my molar tooth at the back. However now I am having pain in my jawline. Could it be an infection that has occurred after my treatment?

Are there any special oral routine for pregnant mothers and Infants?

I am an expecting mother and I would like to know if there is any special routine for maintaining my oral health and for my baby when it is born?

My daughter is 5 years old and has been recommended a root canal surgery. What should I do?

My daughter is 5 years old and has been suffering from teeth sensitivity. The doctor has recommended that she undergoes a root canal surgery. What are the repercussions of having...

My wisdom tooth hurts a lot. Is extraction the only option?

I am 32 years old and my wisdom tooth has just erupted. It is growing a bit weird and is extremely painful. Should I have it extracted?

What are the symptoms of dental problems in children?

My daughter is 2 years and 8 months old and she loves to eat sweets. In fact she eats chocolates almost everyday irrespective of what we say. c?

I drink cold drinks very frequently. I am now having some numbness. Could it be because of my cold drink intake?

I am a 37 year old woman and I tend to consume a lot of aerated cold drinks during the day. Of late I am experiencing a weird kind of numbness in my mouth and teeth. Could it...

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