Implementing certain psychological theories that focus on behaviour change can encourage effective and consistent oral self-care routines for your patients.
For the elderly, oral care is not just about maintaining oral health. It is also about giving them confidence and independence to raise the quality of life.
Dental health regime adjuncts, such as using a Water Flosser, may be just as effective as antibiotics in some situations, lowering risk of future resistance.
Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) has been used in medicine and dentistry since ancient times, but are these treatments safe in modern dentistry?
With the clear correlation between tobacco use and periodontal disease and caries, advising patients of an effective oral health regime is vitally important.
To make implant treatment a long-term success, patients must practice good pre- and post-treatment care. An effective oral hygiene routine is critical.