Effect of Experimentally Induced Occlusal Trauma on Substance P Expression in Human Dental Pulp and Periodontal Ligament

Introduction The purpose of this study was to quantify the effect of occlusal trauma experimentally induced with occlusal interferences on substance P (SP) expression in healthy human dental pulp and periodontal ligament. Methods Twenty-eight human dental pulp and periodontal ligament samples were obtained from healthy premolars in which extraction was indicated for orthodontic reasons. Before […]

Message from the CEO | DCW Dental Center

1. Why should Costa Rica be considered an option for Americans seeking dental care abroad? Costa Rican medical tourism has become one of the most recognized in the medical travel industry in recent years. In 2009, Costa Rica attracted more than 30 thousand medical travelers from different parts of the world. One of the most common reasons […]