Bruxism is excessive teeth grinding or jaw clenching.
In dentistry, calculus or tartar is a form of hardened dental plaque.
Charles Augustus Hawley (March 13, 1861 – July 22, 1929) was an American Orthodontist who is known for developing the Hawley Retainer which is used in the field of Orthodontics.
Clear aligners, also known as clear-aligner treatment, are orthodontic devices that are a transparent, plastic form of dental braces used to adjust teeth.
Gingivitis is a non-destructive disease that occurs around the teeth.
Occlusion, in a dental context, means simply the contact between teeth.
Orthodontia, also called orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics, is a specialty field of dentistry that deals primarily with malpositioned teeth and the jaws: their diagnosis, prevention and correction.
The periodontal ligament, commonly abbreviated as the PDL, is a group of specialized connective tissue fibers that essentially attach a tooth to the alveolar bone within which it sits.
The salivary glands in mammals are exocrine glands that produce saliva through a system of ducts.
A tooth (plural teeth) is a hard, calcified structure found in the jaws (or mouths) of many vertebrates and used to break down food.
A wisdom tooth or third molar is one of the three molars per quadrant of the human dentition.