Tag: Periodontitis

Going to the dentist.. – Dr. Shanaz

Going to the dentist.. – Dr. Shanaz

It’s been a long time since I’ve posted something on the blog. So let’s post something educational for a change. On my favourite topic that is: the periodontium! What is the periodontium? It is made up of four structures. The gingiva (the gums around your…

Periodontitis, the silent but dangerous disease – Dr. Shanaz

Periodontitis, the silent but dangerous disease – Dr. Shanaz

Periodontitis, or better known as the infection of the gums and surrounding structures is one of the most commonest diseases that affects humans. Characterised by mobile teeth, receding gums, reddish bleeding gums, exposed roots of teeth, thick calculus, bad breath, and many more. Pain is…