How dental implants can restore your smile in time for summer Last week we wrote about the various ways in which our cosmetic dentistry treatments could help you achieve that perfect summer smile you’ve been dreaming of.  We explained how teeth whitening, white fillings, porcelain veneers and even dental crowns could make a world of

It’s the first essential for effective teeth cleaning Two minutes, twice a day.  First thing in the morning and last thing at night.  That’s the teeth cleaning message we’ve been emphasising for some considerable time but unfortunately, the latest research figures still suggest that many people do not brush their teeth correctly and as a

People who suffer from dental phobia, which is another term for people who are nervous or just plain scared of visiting their dentist, will very often defer, postpone or even refuse to visit a dentist – even when they are suffering from severe tooth decay, gum disease or are experiencing some other dental problem.  Now,

The best dental hygiene involves more than just a daily brushing   When a dentist or hygienist talks about the best dental hygiene techniques, yes they include advice about brushing, but more importantly, they also talk about a whole host of other considerations ranging from the food and drinks you indulge in, to how often,

There’s never been a better time to improve your children’s teeth … and save money!   Orthodontics treatment for children can be enormously important for so many aspects of their lives.  Not only will orthodontics correct misaligned, crowded or crooked teeth, it will greatly improve their whole appearance by creating what is a beautiful natural

As one of the region’s leading dental practices, established for over 60-years, we have witnessed many instances where a patient’s dental phobia (the fear of dentists) has not only resulted in extensive dental problems, but it has also been the cause of severe stress, tension and anxiety that has had a profound impact on their

Tooth brushing dental hygiene procedures debate sparks Twitter storm!   It all started with a simple question posted on Twitter: ‘Do y’all wet the toothbrush first, or put toothpaste on first?’  The frenzied reaction unleashed by this seemingly innocent query was fast and furious, with a number of what can only be described as ‘quite

Why we believe this is the best way to deal with the problem of receding gums   A few days ago we were reading claims about how anti-ageing dermal fillers injected into the gums were the best way to eliminate the problems that are caused by receding gums exposing the roots of teeth and spoiling