Have you ever had a painful white sore in your mouth that makes it hard to eat and talk? It could be a Canker sore and having them can be really painful and annoying especially when you have a tasty meal to eat.Canker sores are also called…

These are some of the most frequently asked questions by our patients on a daily basis at Choice Dental Victoria Island Lagos

Anabelle comes into the clinic with her 6 months old baby, complaining that she’s been crying a lot coupled with mild fever.   She presumes her baby is beginning to teeth as she noticed tiny sprouting from the baby’s gums but has no idea how to help her baby feel better. What does Infant Teething…

David came in to clinic with a complaint of shocking sensation from his teeth !!! My Teeth are Sensitive! Have you ever felt pain or discomfort after a bite of ice cream or a spoonful of hot soup? Pain caused by hot or cold food could be a sign of cavity; it can also be…

Mope is 7 months pregnant and came to the dental office complaining of bleeding gums and shifting of her previously perfect pearly white teeth! What Mope doesn’t know is that during Pregnancy, the hormonal changes can wreck havoc on her Oral health. What is pregnancy gingivitis? During pregnancy, your progesterone hormone levels are high. This…

Sandra was informed by her boyfriend last week that she has mouth odor! She felt devastated and thought it couldn’t be true. Halitosis, also known as Bad Breath, is a symptom in which a noticeably unpleasant odor is present and persons with this condition are usually unaware. It can lead to social stigma, loss of…

Malocclusion is ‘bad bite’ or that the teeth are not properly aligned. The term itself comes from the Latin “mal” which means “bad,” and “occlusion” which means “bite”). It results from an incorrect relationship between the upper teeth and lower teeth. The upper teeth should fit slightly over the lower teeth. The points of the…

Tomike and her mum were in the dental office complaining of Tomike’s teeth ‘coming out’ behind her baby teeth! The Dentist asked for some dental X-rays.   Should you refuse dental X-rays? Dental X-rays are images of your teeth used by the dentist to evaluate your oral health. They are used with low levels of…

Lola is looking forward to her regular check-up and cleaning at the Dental office. This already puts her ahead of at least 99% of Nigerians who skip their six monthly dental checkups. The dentist tells her that she needs “Deep cleaning” ! The fee is even much higher than that of her regular cleaning. Could…

Don’t go to bed without brushing your teeth- Its no secret that brushing twice a day helps to get rid of the germs and plaque that accumulate throughout the day. Brush properly- Brushing techniques is equally important for a cavity (tooth decay) free mouth. It should be in a gentle, circular manner to remove plaque. Tongue cleaning- Plaque…

© 2018 - Choice Dental | Site by BranndIT

For Dental Emergency        +234 81 1113 1200, 01-2798836-9