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Archive : June 2012

Postoperative advice

Auteur : Dr Sylvain Chamberland, Orthodontist,

Guide on postoperative care in oral and maxillofacial surgery Foreword Following an accident or to improve your dental health, you underwent – or you are about to undergo – an oral surgical procedure. This surgery can affect your chewing, your breathing, the way you speak and, after all, your quality of life. You will find […]

Impacted Teeth Canines

Auteur : Dr Sylvain Chamberland, Orthodontist,

Introduction A canine is an important tooth of the dentition because it is placed strategically in the mouth. It makes the transition between the anterior teeth (central and lateral incisors) and the posterior teeth which are the first and second premolars. This tooth has a very long root, the longest of all teeth, and therefore, […]

Soft drinks and tooth enamel erosion

Auteur : Dr Sylvain Chamberland, Orthodontist,

    Here are the teeth of a man who drank 4 to 5 cans of soft drinks every day for several years. He was keeping each sip for 15 to 20 seconds in his mouth between his tongue and his palate before swallowing. The arrows indicate the surfaces where the enamel is practically all […]