S2:E1 - How to Diagnose and Treat Extra Teeth (Supernumerary)
Supernumerary teeth or hyperdontia are dental anomalies characterized by excessive number of teeth. They most commonly occur between central incisors, premolar area, and in the third molar regions and can result in delayed eruption or malpositioning of permanent teeth and general crowding. In this episode of ‘Hints & Tips in Dentistry’, we discuss current approaches for diagnose and treatment with minimally invasive techniques.
S2:E2 - The Role of Gum Tissue in Keeping Teeth and Dental Implants Healthy
When it comes to health of natural teeth or dental implants, gum tissue plays a very important role. Gingival architecture and health directly promotes aesthetics and our smile as well as protects the bone and teeth. But what does exactly a healthy gum tissue mean? And what are characteristics of a healthy gum tissue. What are attached and unattached gingiva? What are its biotypes? And what are characteristics of a healthy gum tissue. In this episode, Dr. H. Ryan Kazemi discusses the basic concepts about gingiva and its role in keeping natural teeth and dental implants healthy.