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!


Why Your New Dentures Might Be Cutting Your Mouth

18 March 2022
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Small wounds in the mouth, such as lacerations and ulcerations, can be extremely annoying. You may have accidentally bitten your tongue or the lining of your cheek, brushed a little too vigorously or even had an unfortunate encounter with a sharp-edged piece of food. Whatever the reason, small breaches in your gingival tissues shouldn't be a regular problem, and they should generally be able to heal themselves. However, someone who has just received a new set of complete dentures may experience regular ulcerations in the soft tissues of their mouth. Read More …

How Do You Fix Green Stains on Your Teeth?

26 January 2022
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Most people with discoloured teeth will know that while the effect can be noticeable, it doesn't exactly boldly stand out. Teeth may have a yellow hue, or may even appear brown in extreme cases—but this is hardly going to surprise you. What may be an (unpleasant) surprise is when your own dental discolouration seems to be green. What on earth could be making your teeth turn green? And is it just a simple case of whitening that green away? Read More …

Tooth Extraction or Repair? Which Is Best for You?

1 December 2021
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If you have a tooth that is badly affected by decay or infection, you might wonder whether it is better to get it removed rather than having a procedure such as a root canal treatment to try to fix it. However, there are many reasons why dentists try to save teeth rather than pulling them out. Here are a few reasons to opt for tooth repair rather than extraction. Natural Teeth Are Better Than Replacements Read More …

What To Expect if You Need Scaling and Root Planing Done

13 October 2021
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

You might be well aware of the fact that it's typically recommended for adults to see a dentist a couple of times a year for an exam and basic cleaning. If you have gum disease or have not been in for a dental cleaning in a long time, you might need a deeper cleaning. This is known as scaling and root planing, and it's also commonly referred to simply as a " Read More …

5 Reasons to Visit a Dental Clinic Regularly

2 September 2021
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If your natural teeth have been replaced with dentures, you might assume that you no longer need dental care. In fact, it is more important than ever to attend dental appointments. Here are five reasons why you should attend a denture clinic regularly. 1. Keep Dentures Fitting Well Dentures require regular maintenance to keep them in good condition. Over time, it is likely that the quality of the fit will decline, which can happen because either the shape of the dentures or the shape of your mouth has changed. Read More …