Ayurveda, the Indian system of medicine literally means, ‘Knowledge of life’. The close resemblance of the word ‘dantashastra’ and dentistry suggests a strong possibility that the word dentistry is derived from the word dantashastra. This book explains the principles of Ayurveda that are based on sound science which help in holistic dental treatment. It is surprising that the available Ayurvedic literature describes practically all the dental disorders mentioned today, even though Ayurveda is 5000 years old. Thus, these principles are unique and ensure permanent cure. This book explains Ayurvedic principles applicable to dentistry in simple terminology so that they are useful to modern dental practitioners in facilitating dental treatment in a holistic way.
DISCLAIMER: The information contained in this book is meant as an adjunct and/or complement to existing medical and psychological care, and is not intended to replace modern medical diagnosis and treatment. Please consult a physician for proper diagnosis and guidance specific to your case.