Dental

AM Guide to Dental Extractions on Expedition
on 1 November 2015 at 9:12 am

AM Guide to Dental Extractions on Expedition

Resident Dentist Burjor Langdana on how to perform a dental extraction in the field. Including the indications, equipment, procedure and post-extraction care.

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Expedition Dentistry: Toothpastes
on 23 August 2015 at 9:44 pm

Expedition Dentistry: Toothpastes

Dental problems can wreck an expedition. Choosing the right toothpaste will help mitigate the risk but the bewildering variety of products out there can be confusing. Our own Extreme Dentist Burjor Langdana helps you pick the right one for your trip.

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AM Guide to Expedition Dental Anaesthesia
on 11 January 2015 at 12:20 pm

AM Guide to Expedition Dental Anaesthesia

Our Expedition Dentistry team talk us through anaesthetising a tooth in the field.

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AM Guide to Dental Trauma
on 11 May 2014 at 12:37 pm

AM Guide to Dental Trauma

Following on from their excellent Guide to Expedition Dentistry for Medics, Burj and Matt present a more detailed article on how to deal with an avulsed tooth and dental trauma in the field.

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AM Guide to Expedition Dentistry for Medics
on 17 December 2013 at 5:22 pm

AM Guide to Expedition Dentistry for Medics

Burjor Langdana, Dental Surgeon at the British Antarctic Survey Medical Unit and Matt Edwards, Expedition Doctor, cover preparation, kit, dental history taking and examination and the diagnosis and management of common dental conditions.

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Mission to Myanmar
on 16 June 2013 at 5:41 pm

Mission to Myanmar

Derek Goodisson / tells us of his surgical mission to the worlds worst healthcare system – Myanmar. Inundated with patients, constrained by etiquette but overwhelmed by hospitality. He begs you to visit too.

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