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How Long Will Pain Last for After a Tooth Extraction? (Solution to Toothache at Vivid Dental Surgeons, Singapore)

There are many possible reasons why one would need a tooth extraction, from impacted wisdom teeth to an overcrowded mouth or irreparable tooth decay. No matter what the reason may be, it is always important to have the procedure done as soon as possible after noticing the problem to prevent complications. Thus, if you are … Continue reading “How Long Will Pain Last for After a Tooth Extraction? (Solution to Toothache at Vivid Dental Surgeons, Singapore)”

Things we should expect during dental inlay and onlay treatment?

Cavities are becoming more and more common amongst the young. Even developed countries like Australia and the United States are no exceptions to this phenomenon. In 2018, more than 26,000 Australians under 15 years old were admitted to the hospital for tooth decay treatments, causing acute cavity treatments to rank first in terms of preventable … Continue reading “Things we should expect during dental inlay and onlay treatment?”

What happens if dental veneers are cracked? Here are some tips from Vivid Dental Surgeons!

Interested in getting dental veneers?  We all know the importance of a bright smile for a first impression. It radiates a sense of confidence and friendliness which is what many people strive for. Bright smiles however, are difficult to achieve for people with consumption habits of coffee or tea since these drinks may result in … Continue reading “What happens if dental veneers are cracked? Here are some tips from Vivid Dental Surgeons!”

How can teeth veneer help teeth space (From Vivid Dental Surgeons’ Dr. Ryan)

Introduction Spaces between your teeth could significantly ruin your smile aesthetics. There are indeed many different forms of ways to fix these teeth spaces, some common examples include traditional braces, invisalign and zenyum. But in the cases where the gaps are so small (see picture), even these treatments will likely do you no good and … Continue reading “How can teeth veneer help teeth space (From Vivid Dental Surgeons’ Dr. Ryan)”

Ask Dr. Ryan Yun: All About Dental Bridges and Crowns

Introduction: If you’re wondering what dental bridges and dental crowns are you have come to the right place. Below is a list of frequently asked questions by patients, and answers from Dr. Ryan Yun. If you have further inquires do contact us to book an appointment. What are Dental Crowns and Tooth Bridges ? Both … Continue reading “Ask Dr. Ryan Yun: All About Dental Bridges and Crowns”

Will dental teeth veneers painful? Answers from Dr. Ryan Yun

Have you ever considered seeking treatment for your teeth to make your smile look more aesthetic? If you experience stained teeth from your years of caffeine addiction, a chipped tooth caused by a sports injury, or damaged teeth due to bad cavities, you might want to consider getting veneers teeth!   What Are Teeth Veneers? … Continue reading “Will dental teeth veneers painful? Answers from Dr. Ryan Yun”

Will tooth space between front teeth close itself? How Vivid dental surgeons can help with it!

Everything you need to know about the space between your two front teeth Do you have several gaps and spaces between teeth that you want to get rid of? Well, fret not, for this article will educate you on everything you need to know about getting it treated and for your teeth to be gapless … Continue reading “Will tooth space between front teeth close itself? How Vivid dental surgeons can help with it!”

How Often is Scaling and Polishing required after Filling?

Introduction : Generally, after having a filling done, you won’t need to do scaling or polishing right away because the filling will still have its natural shine. However, as time goes by, the natural finish of the filling may fade away because of brushing. Therefore, to retain the shine of the filled tooth, we will … Continue reading “How Often is Scaling and Polishing required after Filling?”

What are the differences between inlay & onlay, and dental filling? (with dental filling cost)

Got a cavity but not sure what’s the best treatment for you? While many should be quite familiar with dental fillings, perhaps some of you have heard your dentist mentioning the terms dental inlay and onlay. If you are wondering “What exactly are their differences?”, read this article to find out more!! Just a brief … Continue reading “What are the differences between inlay & onlay, and dental filling? (with dental filling cost)”

A Complete Guide to Sinus Infection Treatment (What is Sinus Infection after sinus lift surgery?)

Introduction  It seems like you need dental implants, but is your dentist saying that you need surgery first? You might wonder, what is a sinus lift surgery and what does it have to do with dental implants? Don’t fret, we have explained more about sinus lift surgery below to make you feel more confident and … Continue reading “A Complete Guide to Sinus Infection Treatment (What is Sinus Infection after sinus lift surgery?)”

Everything you should learn about dental bridges by Dr. Ryan from Vivid Surgeons

Introduction to Dental Bridges  Like everyone else, you probably are searching for ways to make your teeth and smiles shine to strike a good first impression anywhere and everywhere you go. For damages our teeth go through, we may start to consider implementing dental bridges to salvage these damages instead of removing the teeth entirely. … Continue reading “Everything you should learn about dental bridges by Dr. Ryan from Vivid Surgeons”

A Guide to Toothaches: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments by Dr. Ryan from Vivid Surgeons

Introduction to Toothaches Experiencing pain and a throbbing sensation in your mouth you can’t seem to wrap your mind around? Or are you experiencing pain of toothaches that are keeping you up at night and preventing you from eating peacefully? There are many causes and reasons as to why your tooth may be hurting. Here … Continue reading “A Guide to Toothaches: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments by Dr. Ryan from Vivid Surgeons”

What are the differences between inlay & onlay, and dental filling? (with dental filling cost)

Got a cavity but not sure what’s the best treatment for you? While many should be quite familiar with dental fillings, perhaps some of you have heard your dentist mentioning the terms dental inlays and onlays. If you are wondering “What exactly are their differences?”, read this article to find out more!! Just a brief … Continue reading “What are the differences between inlay & onlay, and dental filling? (with dental filling cost)”

What is partial Dentures and overdenture? (Types and benefits)

Dentures are removable prosthetic devices (false teeth that resemble natural teeth) that replace missing teeth, and can help fix your smile (ADA, n.d). There are many reasons for missing teeth—an injury, tooth decay, oral cancer, etc. However, dentures can restore any missing teeth, which will benefit your looks and your health. People who lose teeth … Continue reading “What is partial Dentures and overdenture? (Types and benefits)”

Tooth pain and How to Relieve Toothache (Reasons and Solutions)

Have you ever experienced tooth pain or a toothache? If your answer is yes, and if you want to find out why you are experiencing this and how to solve it, continue reading below! We will explain why you might be experiencing tooth pain, and also several short-term pain relievers such as home remedies to … Continue reading “Tooth pain and How to Relieve Toothache (Reasons and Solutions)”

5 recommendations about dental veneers from Vivid Dental Surgeons

Ever wondered how Hollywood actors and actresses get their flawless smiles? If you thought “there’s no way those teeth are real..”, well you’re partially correct. Vivid Dental Surgeons hereby introduces Dental Veneers for you to get your own Hollywood smile. What is a Dental Veneer? A Dental Veneer is a thin layer of material that … Continue reading “5 recommendations about dental veneers from Vivid Dental Surgeons”

What should you do in case of a dental emergency? & How to take care of your dental issue/health?

Medical emergencies are something we all wish to avoid. Nevertheless, we should always “expect the unexpected” and be prepared for an emergency. In a particularly heart-wrenching story, a 12-year-old boy passed away in 2007 when the bacteria infection from an abscessed tooth spread to his brain (Louis, 2013). This story teaches us a painful but … Continue reading “What should you do in case of a dental emergency? & How to take care of your dental issue/health?”

What should we do when your dental fillings fall out? (How dental filling is done with dental filling price)

I’m sure this situation is one that many can relate to but do you too recognise the distinct smell of the dentist’s office? For some, this sensory experience triggers good memories but for others, it could send chills down your spine. Personally, the latter applies more to me. It was only after growing up that … Continue reading “What should we do when your dental fillings fall out? (How dental filling is done with dental filling price)”

What root canal treatment is and how much root canal treatment cost

Root canal treatment is a lesser-known dental procedure, and thus it is not surprising that people often wonder how much a root canal treatment costs, or what  root canal treatment even is. For most, a root canal treatment may seem intimidating due to the many horror stories out there adding to the mystery of this … Continue reading “What root canal treatment is and how much root canal treatment cost”

5 Recommendations to get Healthy Gums, Preventing Gum Disease!

During this COVID-19 period when it is inconvenient to be visiting the dentist, we want to tell you that we know your concerns and want to give you some recommendations on how to maintain healthy gums, and prevent gum disease from the comfort of your homes. We hope these recommendations are useful and do stay … Continue reading “5 Recommendations to get Healthy Gums, Preventing Gum Disease!”

Things You Should Know about Dental Crowns

Oftentimes, accidents and injuries can cause damage on your set of teeth, leading to imperfections in your once beautiful smile. Damaged teeth can in turn result in impediments to chewing and enjoying food. When unfortunate incidents like this happen, you might wonder: What could I do now to get my healthy smile back?  Well, fret … Continue reading “Things You Should Know about Dental Crowns”

Facts and Tips from Vivid Dental Surgeons: Dry Mouth

Having dry mouth once in a while is very common in people. It is mostly caused by dehydration or simply sleeping with an open mouth. However, for some people it may be because of a chronic problem. Either way dry mouth may cause people to feel uncomfortable or even less confident in social situations. Current … Continue reading “Facts and Tips from Vivid Dental Surgeons: Dry Mouth”

All About Baby Teeth for Dental Visit (For Parents)

Why Should I Take My Kids to a Dentist?  Your child’s first set of teeth, the baby teeth, are extremely important. Strong, healthy baby teeth will help your child chew food easily, learn to speak clearly and look good. Furthermore, your child’s health in general may be affected if diseased and broken baby teeth are … Continue reading “All About Baby Teeth for Dental Visit (For Parents)”

Important Information About Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) For Dental Patients

VID-19 has infected more than 80,000 people worldwide with a rapidly climbing death toll of around 2,500 people, with 34 countries and regions affected, efforts by the healthcare sector and their practices are absolutely vital for our well-being. In Singapore, people are largely eschewing public areas, and prefer to stay at home whilst the tide … Continue reading “Important Information About Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) For Dental Patients”

Do you know that Stress can have a Negative Impact on your Oral Health?

This is very interesting topic that the relationship between stress and oral health. In our busy day-to-day lives, stress becomes a second nature to us. Inevitable stressful situations may incur more stress than normal. Thus our capacity to handle stress may become more difficult over time, and this may impact negatively our health. It is … Continue reading “Do you know that Stress can have a Negative Impact on your Oral Health?”

What do you need to know about causes and symptoms of gum disease ?

Here today is very interesting topic about gum disease. I agree that we all want to have beautiful & healthy smiles, and taking good care of our teeth is needed in order to have them. However, most people forget that gums are also very important part of beautiful smile, oral hygiene and it needs to … Continue reading “What do you need to know about causes and symptoms of gum disease ?”