3D CT Scan: State-of-the-Art Dental Imaging

In the past, surgery, implantology and other oral procedures involved a lot of guesswork. Because older technologies do not allow a superior level of anatomical accuracy, a lot of approximations were made. Not anymore! Pannu Dental is pleased to offer our patients with state-of-the-art in-office 3D CT scans for the diagnosis, and treatment planning of […]

Invisalign for a Very Special Young Movie Star

Can you tell I am wearing Invisalign from Pannu Dental?

Unlike many adolescents his age, wearing traditional braces was not an option for Karan Brar. Brar, who played Chirag Gupta in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid movies and Ravi Ross in Disney’s TV series JESSIE, is a 13-year-old actor. Because he is often on set filming his TV show and movies, Invisalign, which is […]

Mother’s gum disease linked to infant’s death

Mother’s gum disease linked to infant’s death. Pregnant woman’s gingivitis caused baby to be stillborn, scientists say By Linda Carroll msnbc.com contributor updated 5:43 a.m. PT, Fri., Jan. 22, 2010 Pregnant women with untreated gum disease may have more at stake than just their teeth. They may also be risking the lives of their babies, […]

Dr. Nguyen discusses treatment for Baby Caries (Infant Tooth Decay)

Dr. Andrew Nguyen discusses tooth decay in infants and children more commonly known as baby bottle tooth decay. It can destroy the teeth and most often occurs in the upper front teeth. But other teeth may also be affected. Decay occurs when sweetened liquids are given and are left clinging to an infant’s teeth for […]

Baby bottle caries treated with anterior resin crowns

DS, a 4 yr old patient was seen in our Cupertino office for treatment of nursing caries. Dr Andrew Nguyen, our staff Pedodontist did the beautiful work of four anterior resin crowns and few posterior metal crowns. This treatment was done in single sitting of about 2 hours under general anaesthesia in our Cupertino office. Patient […]