Category: Dental

AM Guide to Dental Extractions on Expedition

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

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

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

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

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

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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