Month: June 2015

The Psychological Benefits of Dental Implants

How dental implants can improve your life in ways you didn’t expect. If you have lost a tooth, or a number of teeth and are looking at your options as to how best to replace them, you are almost certain

Is Amalgam a Thing of the Past?

A look at the alternatives to amalgam dental fillings. Going throughout life without so much as a filling is very rare. Whilst some of this may be determined by genetics, much of it depends both on our diet and our

DIY Dentistry – Don’t Do It!

Why you simply should not ‘try this at home’! Individual cases of DIY dentistry have made the news recently. This is a worrying trend which does appear largely to be in areas where dental care is harder to find. This

Conscious Sedation for Nervous Patients

Severe Dental Anxiety? How sedation will help you to keep your teeth and gums healthy. Many people suffer from anxiety when a dental visit is due. This even applies to some dentists that we know! There is no getting away

Oral Health and Invisalign Orthodontics

Keeping teeth and gums healthy whilst using modern teeth straightening methods. Whilst there is an accepted risk of a higher incidence of dental decay and gum disease when wearing traditional braces; less has perhaps been said about modern types of

What is a Smile Makeover?

Improving your smile can offer some surprising benefits. It is commonly accepted that two of the first things that people notice about us when we meet for the first time are our eyes and our smile. A quick glance at