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Is chewing gum going to help my teeth this Christmas?

20th December 2016

Is chewing gum going to help my teeth this Christmas?   As many of us, you may have always wondered whether what they say is true – is chewing gum beneficial to my health? You’ll be glad to hear the answer is yes, AS LONG AS IT IS SUGAR FREE chewing gum of course.   […]

White Fillings V’s Silver Fillings

10th October 2016

White Fillings V’s Silver Fillings   Are silver fillings a thing of the past? Or do they still have their benefits? You may be wondering what the difference is between white and silver fillings and may even be wondering if you are able to have yours changed. Granted the white are more aesthetically pleasing to […]

What are lingual braces?

4th October 2016

What are lingual braces? Some of you may know these braces by the name ‘Secret Smile’. They are braces that are placed behind the teeth thus making them invisible. For this reason these braces are very appealing to those of you who really hate the idea, (even if they are very discreet) of having white […]

I don’t like the dentist- what can I do?

13th July 2016

Do I have to go to the dentist? Many people fear the dentist for similar reasons. They fear it will hurt; they fear they will need some work done; they fear it will cost a lot of money. For these reasons many people will avoid the dentist completely. But what people don’t realise is that […]

Why are my teeth stained?

8th June 2016

I have noticed that some of my teeth are stained? Does that sound common? These days’ flaws are highlighted more than ever with the ability to erase your wrinkles and whiten your teeth in one swipe on your digital phone with the help of certain apps.  Whether this is a good or bad thing is […]

Why do I have wonky / crooked teeth?

26th May 2016

Do you have a few teeth that are becoming crooked? Does this sound like a common problem? Well whilst some of us are lucky enough to have straight teeth, many of us may have started off with straight teeth but over time they have moved. The bad news is that they will continue to move […]

What is the difference between NHS and private dentists?

23rd May 2016

Many people in the UK wonder what is the difference between an NHS and private dentist.  Some don’t realise there are different types of dental services available.  Commonly it assumed that private dentistry is a more personal service that has no restrictions on time, material costs and that the service and clinical outcome is tailored […]

DO YOU SUSPECT THAT YOU MAY SUFFER FROM BAD BREATH?

18th April 2016

DO YOU SUSPECT THAT YOU MAY SUFFER FROM BAD BREATH? Would you be the first to judge if someone you knew had bad breath?   How can you be sure that you don’t have bad breath also?   There can be many reasons for bad breath, and we’d like to help eliminate the chances of you […]

Do You Have Gaps or Chips in Your Teeth?

15th March 2016

Do you have gaps or chips in your teeth that stare you in the face daily? Do you dream of improving your smile but worried about the cost? A lot of you may not be aware that this is something a dentist can help with.  As you can see in the above photos, gaps and […]

6 things you could be doing wrong when it comes to looking after your teeth!

2nd March 2016

Think you’re doing everything right when it comes to your teeth? You may be shocked to find that there are still some things you may be doing wrong.  Brace yourselves… Brushing your teeth straight after breakfast.  You should wait at least 1 hour after eating breakfast before brushing your teeth.  If you’ve eaten something acidic […]