New research recommends white tooth filling. But is it right? It’s a debate that has been raging for almost 200-years, ever since mercury fillings became popular in the 1830s. Properly called amalgam and sometimes referred to as silver fillings, these have been the standard method of filling cavities in teeth and the mainstream medical thinking

Report claims their high-carb diets are rotting teeth and causing gum disease In a huge study involving 350 athletes from nine Great Britain Olympic teams, as well as Team Sky cyclists, England rugby players and football clubs, researchers at University College London found high levels of gum disease, tooth decay and other oral health problems.

Half the population admit to fear of dentist After last week’s revelation about the effects of a reduced NHS dental spend, this week we have seen another newspaper article and this time it confirms just how many people have such a fear of dentist phobia that they are willing to put up with toothache rather

Save money and avoid delays with our exclusive dental orthodontics summer promotion Over many years dental orthodontics has vastly improved the appearance, the smile, the confidence and indeed the very lifestyle of hundreds of thousands of people ranging from children and young adolescents, to mature adults.  Dental orthodontics corrects the position of crowded, crooked and

Tooth decay in children has become a serious health issue There is a very serious health epidemic sweeping through the UK and it is not one of the traditional childhood illnesses such as measles, chickenpox or mumps. This latest health catastrophe concerns tooth decay in children and it is so serious that according to Public

What they wrote confirms we’re the region’s number one dental practice   Last week, for the first time in this regular series of web articles, we listed just a tiny selection from the many testimonials we regularly receive from our patients.  It really was a minuscule sample taken from hundreds of letters, cards and emails that

Unsolicited testimonials confirm the excellence of our dental treatment experience Every week we produce an article that generally speaking describes a different aspect of the outstanding range of dental treatment that is available at Carisbrook Dental. This week though we thought that we would be different. Instead of us telling you about the excellent range

You must not risk the dangers of illegal teeth whitening treatments! We’ve warned about it before, but with warmer weather approaching more and more people will be striving to look their best. That, for many people, means arranging teeth whitening treatment to produce a gleaming summer smile – so we believe that now is the