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Do Clean Teeth Protect Against Heart Disease? by Just Ask Dentist.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health (Reuters Health) – Older adults who get thorough dental cleanings may be somewhat less likely to have a heart attack or stroke than their peers who are less careful about ... Read on »
What is Abrasion Cavity? by Just Ask Dentist.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health     Abrasion Cavity is what causes tooth sensitivity in most people. It occur at the gum margin and is commonly caused by heavy tooth brushing, among other fa ... Read on »
Why do scaling and polishing? by Just Ask Dentist.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health The above picture was taken from a lady whom i have just completed scaling and polishing. Decided to post this picture together with the question: “Why do scaling a ... Read on »
Porcelain Veneers: Instant Braces. by Just Ask Dentist.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Hi, how is your 2012 so far? Mine is great! I am pleased to share with you my 2012 first article that has just been published. The magazine is available in bookstores sinc ... Read on »
Success in 2012! by Just Ask Dentist.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Welcome to 2012! May the Dragon Year bring Wealth & Health to Everyone! I wish You and Family a Happy and Prosperous Chinese New Year! Below is a short video that i hope i ... Read on »
Season’s Greetings and Happy New Year! by Just Ask Dentist.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Time flies! As 2011 is coming to a close, may i take this opportunity to wish all my patients and readers a fantastic Christmas Holidays and a Wonderful New Year! Rem ... Read on »
What is Invisible Braces? by Just Ask Dentist.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Lately, “Invisible Braces” seem like the in-thing nowadays. You can probably spot them on advertisements, magazines and even your children are talking about it! S ... Read on »
When can my child start braces? by Just Ask Dentist.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health As requested by readers, this is the FULL text of the latest dental article released this month. I have put it up here for your reading pleasure. Please read on: When ... Read on »
New Article Published! by Just Ask Dentist.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health The latest article has just been published in the Nov-Dec issue of POPclub magazine, out on the stands now. The title is ”When can my child start wearing braces?”. Yo ... Read on »
Launch of New Website! by Just Ask Dentist.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Dear Readers, It’s been awhile since I’ve posted on this blog. Currently, my efforts are now spent on developing a new website that was launched yesterday , www.Cosmet ... Read on »
I just had a upper premolar extracted. Can i leave the gap alone? by Just Ask Dentist.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health If you have had a back tooth extracted, do you know that the opposing tooth actually become useless? In other words, the rest of the teeth in your mouth has to work h ... Read on »
My kid has black stubborn stains on her teeth. Can it be cured? by Just Ask Dentist.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Relax! You can set your mind at rest knowing that this is not an infectious disease. Neither will the stains cause any cavity or other health problems. This kind of d ... Read on »
Teeth Whitening in a 70 year old patient by Just Ask Dentist.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health This picture is taken 14 days after at-home teeth whitening. Only the upper teeth are treated, while leaving the lower ones alone for the time being. My elderly patie ... Read on »
I keep having bleeding gums every month during my periods.Why is this so? . by Just Ask Dentist.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health During puberty, increased level of hormones such as progesterone and oestrogen can cause your gum to be more sensitive, leading to a greater reaction to food particles and ... Read on »
Is my 17 year old girl suitable for Invisible Braces? by Just Ask Dentist.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Q: My 17 year old daughter ’s two front teeth on the upper jaw lack space, and hence overlapped slightly. Otherwise, the rest of her teeth have no specific issue. As ... Read on »
What is the difference between flossing and gargle? Can mouthrinse gargle replace flossing? by Just Ask Dentist.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Today, a patient asked me this question, and i feel that it is a common question many people would want to know the answer.  Here it is: Mouthrinse can never replace ... Read on »
My crown dropped out. What should i do? by Just Ask Dentist.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health If the crown is intact, it probably can be cemented, provided that the tooth is sound.  Your dentist would need to examine both the tooth and the crown closely to det ... Read on »
My father has diabetes. Can he do dental implant? by Just Ask Dentist.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Diabetics can be given dental implants, provided that the blood sugar has been stabilised and is carefullly monitored during treatment. In such cases, the dentist nee ... Read on »
How to reduce staining on teeth? I brush & floss twice a day. by Just Ask Dentist.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Q: Hello, i am a 20 year old polytechnic student, may i ask how to reduce staining on teeth? I brush & floss twice a day. A: Generally, there are 2 types of stain ... Read on »
My tooth is feeling sensitive. Is it caused by all the sweet chocolates from Christmas? by Just Ask Dentist.com Posted in: Blog Posts in Dental Health Happy belated X’mas ! Well, there are many causes for a sensitive tooth. I will try to touch on the more common ones, ok? Hpersensitive tooth is commonly experien ... Read on »