Healthy teeth are a visible and vital component of general well-being. It provides self-confidence and a shape to your jaw line. The diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of oral conditions, diseases, and disorders is called dentistry or dental medicine. A dentist is the doctor who diagnoses tooth decay, treats tooth ailment and performs dental surgery.
Globally, one of the major oral health problems is dental caries that are affecting 60-90% of schoolchildren and the vast majority of adults. Oral diseases are one of the most prevalent conditions in several Asian and Latin-American countries.
Seeing this increasing rate of oral and health problems CareEver has come up with the digital platform and the app that helps you connect with the best Indian doctors for your medical consultancy.
The super specialty of dentistry include Orthodontics & dentofacial orthopedics.
- Pediatric dentistry.
- Oral and maxillofacial.
- Oral and maxillofacial surgery.
- Oral and maxillofacial pathology.
Some of the complications of tooth decay include:
- Gingivitis, characterized by pain and inflammation of the gums.
- Periodontists—a more severe form of gum disease
- Oral cancer