Tuesday, 31 January 2012

Dental Care

Despite the increasing salience of healthcare, dental care is still not a matter of immediate concern for most people. The fact is, dental health is critical to overall well being and it is to provide international standard professional dental care

Services of Visiting Consultants in Cardiology, Neurology, Nephrology and so on are provided as and when required for individual patients.

The department aims to identify diabetic patients with chronic periodontitis
which is now considered as the 6th COMPLICATION OF DIABETES MELLITUS. Chronic periodontits and other oral manifestations of diabetes mellitus are detected early and comprehensively treated. There is also proper interaction between dental and medical treatment in a diabetic patient, apart from carrying out research.

Diabetes is a disease that can affect the whole body, including your mouth. Dental care is particularly important for people with diabetes because they face a higher than normal risk of oral health problems due to controlled blood sugars.

Dry mouth  uncontrolled diabetes can decrease saliva flow, resulting in dry mouth. Dry mouth can further lead to soreness, ulcers, infections, and tooth decay.

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