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Do I Qualify for Lingual Braces?

24th June 2017

Do I Qualify for Lingual Braces?   The desire for an attractive smile has nothing to do with vanity. A perfect smile is probably top of most people’s list. No matter what your gender or age, this is something many people aspire to.  As many are aware, getting a great smile can involve a small amount […]

What are lingual braces and why are they right for me?

19th June 2017

What are lingual braces and why are they right for me?   Lingual braces are very similar to traditional braces with one main important difference. They are completely hidden.  The braces are fitted on the back or the insides of the teeth next to the tongue and palate out of sight making them extremely discreet […]

How much do clear braces cost?

8th June 2017

How much do clear braces cost?   Braces are a specific treatment that needs to be prescribed by an orthodontist or a dentist.  Any brace is a specific treatment to as specific individual and a thorough assessment of the position of the teeth currently and where they need to move to is always required. Normally […]

How do clear braces work?

1st June 2017

How do clear braces work?   There are two main types of clear braces.  Type one is a removable clear brace which looks a little bit like a retainer that you would wear once you have had your teeth straightened.  It’s clear and removable and is called an aligner.  There are many different types of […]

Saving pain and pounds – How often should I visit the dentist?

1st May 2017

Saving pain and pounds – How often should I visit the dentist?   There are mixed opinions on this.  The truth is the answer will be different for everyone but a little guidance is good for anyone. Some people may need fewer visits than others and this all depends on your current oral health. For […]

Do Clear Braces Work?

18th April 2017

Do Clear Braces Work?   Misaligned, out of place teeth are not something that anyone wants. For years, the only solution to straightening your teeth was old fashioned wire braces. However, now there are more subtle options available to straighten and organise your teeth. Clear braces are a way of straightening your teeth without it […]

Dental Implants What You Should Know First

18th April 2017

Dental Implants What You Should Know First   A missing tooth not only can create health problems for you, but it will also affect your eating, smiling, and talking. But thanks to dental advancements, you can regain your self-confidence by opting for an implant. Here is some information about dental implants and their benefits. What’s […]

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 […]