Take Control of Your Dental Health

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Take Control of Your Dental Health

Hello and welcome, dear readers! If you haven't been to the dentist for quite some time, you may be feeling pretty nervous about your next appointment. Do not panic! This blog has been created in the hope that it will provide you with everything you need to know about making a visit to the dentist clinic. We will explore the different treatments available to you, the steps you can take to protect your teeth and gums, and some top tips which will make your appointment straight forward and hassle-free. Make sure that you check back soon for more updates. Thanks!

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Cemented vs Screwed: Which Dental Implants Are Right for You?

27 October 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

A dental implant is a tooth-like crown attached to a metal post. Dentists can use either a screw mechanism or dental cement to connect the two parts together. Each method has its own advantages and disadvantages. Let's take a look at each option so you can work out which is best for you. Screw Dental Implants Most molar dental implants contain a screw that attaches the crown to its supporting post. Read More …

Dental Emergencies: What to Do When You Have an Abscessed Tooth

22 October 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

A tooth abscess refers to the collection of pus in the tooth, gums or bones holding the teeth in place. An abscess occurs due to a bacterial infection, and it can cause an intense, throbbing pain that spreads to the cheeks, ears and entire face. If left untreated, the infection could spread to other parts of the body.  An abscessed tooth should be handled as a dental emergency. Once the pain spreads to the rest of the face, one may have a hard time eating, talking or even lying down. Read More …

Finding It Difficult to Keep Your Teeth Clean Now That You Have Braces?

22 October 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

You'll be wearing your new dental braces for anywhere between one and three years. It would be a downright shame, if, when your braces are removed, your teeth were actually in worse shape than when you began treatment. Some people find that the physical presence of the braces makes it difficult to maintain a high level of oral hygiene, but it's essential that you follow the best practice for keeping your teeth clean. Read More …

Understanding Denture Implants

6 October 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Denture implants are a dental treatment option for missing teeth. To better understand them, you need to know what conventional dentures and dental implants are. Conventional Dentures Dentures are pink plastic bases with artificial teeth attached to them. They are made in a way that they have a groove that sits perfectly on your gum for support. You can take them out as needed (during cleaning and when sleeping) and put them back easily. Read More …

5 Bad Habits That Make Morning Breath Worse

6 October 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Standard morning breath is typically unpleasant. But certain habits can make morning breath even worse. If you have been waking up recently with particularly bad morning breath, then your bad habits could be to blame. First, you need to identify those habits, and then take steps to stop them. 1. Skipping brushing at night This habit is the most obvious and the most damaging. To understand why this habit contributes to bad breath, you have to understand exactly what produces the bad odours in your mouth overnight. Read More …