13 Facts about Invisalign and things to Remember!

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1. Invisalign is an American company that makes clear aligners or invisible braces for correcting malaligned or crooked teeth.

2. This treatment is for everyone, age is not a factor when considering this.

3. It is very comfortable, there are no wires or brackets involved in this.

4. Also, the biggest advantage is that these are removable and can be removed for 4 to 5 hours in a day.

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No More Ugly Braces!

Braces treatment in Delhi

So as a practising dentist in Delhi, I often hear this when I recommend orthodontics correction to my patients. Or even those who come for braces treatment to our clinic in Delhi wanting Orthodontic Therapy or braces often have this dilemma.

“Doctor I want to fix my teeth or correct my smile but Please!! I don’t want those ugly fixed brackets on my teeth”. Over time we get a lot of adult patients who are married or working and want to get their teeth fixed. They are always looking for an aesthetic option, wherein no one is aware that they are undergoing the treatment.

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5 Oral Healthcare Tips

5 oral healthcare tips

These are five things you can do for yourself that works wonders for your Mouth!!!

1. Brushing twice a day: This is the golden rule of maintaining oral hygiene. Brushing well with the correct brush and a good toothpaste using the correct technique is of utmost importance. A lot of my patients ask me “ Is it mandatory to brush twice a day or rather do I need to brush in the night? In fact, it is more important to brush at night than morning, because when we sleep over 7 to 8 hours, our mouth drives out. This creates an ideal situation for cavity formation, dental decay, and gingival inflammation.

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Brushing can be Fun kids!

Brushing twice a day is the cornerstone of a home care regimen for every individual. It is very important to incorporate this habit in kids from an early age. Parents should encourage their children to start brushing and flossing regularly so that it becomes a part of their daily routine.

For some reason, young children sometimes do not take well to brushing. There could be various reasons for this like: cold water touching their teeth, the taste of the toothpaste or just a matter of getting into a routine.

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Is Pacifier Habit Harmful For Your Child

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This is a common question I have faced over the years as a dentist. Young parents often have the following concerns:

Should I give a pacifier to my crying child?
For how long can my child use the pacifier?
Will it affect his/her teeth?
Will the affected teeth correct itself?
Will it affect the shape of the jaws?

Pacifiers can be very soothing for a small child, especially a colicky or cranky baby. There are certain benefits of using a pacifier for a small baby if certain guidelines are followed:

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