Couple who can’t find NHS dentist resort to DIY tooth extraction   Last week we talked about the BBC ‘Fake Britain’ TV programme that spotlighted the scams and risks of illegal teeth whitening treatments. This week we have again turned to the BBC, this time to a news item that featured a Dewsbury, Yorkshire couple,

Illegal teeth whitening products are put in the TV spotlight   On last week’s Fake Britain television programme BBC investigator, Matt Allwright, turned the spotlight on fake teeth whitening scams illustrating how illegal teeth whitening products and unqualified rogue whitening services were conning the public out of massive amounts of money, but more importantly how

Britain’s favourite bubbly is now becoming one of the main causes of tooth decay   Last year Briton’s drank more than 40 million litres of prosecco as the market for this Italian sparkling wine grew by a staggering 34 per cent, but now dentists are warning that the risk from over-indulging in this sweet, fizzy

Regular dental care to prevent gum disease could also help to prevent dementia suggests study   Gum disease has already been linked to numerous health problems such as heart disease and cancer, but now new research has indicated that dementia patients who have it tend to deteriorate faster. Having gum disease, the study suggests, could

Dear Dr Patel and your lovely dental nurse,   Thank you so much for being so kind and considerate to Conrad. This was the reason he was so relaxed and sailed through, what anyone would find, a difficult experience! Your patience on a day with a very busy list was very much appreciated as, of

But it’s not only children who must learn why dental hygiene is important for everyone Yes it’s coming to that time of the year again when term time is about to begin and children once again return to their classes at the beginning of a new educational year.  But we were thinking at Carisbrook recently

School holiday picnics, sweets and fizzy drinks can all contribute to kids tooth decay   We’re right in the middle of the summer school holidays and with the weather remaining reasonable it’s only natural that parents are treating their children to trips, picnics and days out.  Any occasion of this nature, even if it’s only

To Mr Patel, Just a little card to say a HUGE thank you once again for looking after me & doing a fantastic job getting my smile back!! Thank you very much I can’t tell you how much I appreciate the effort & care you provide to me on every visit! And I absolutely love