What is Teeth Whitening?

What is teeth whitening? A commonly asked question and one we are happy to explain in greater detail. Teeth whitening is a cosmetic procedure that helps to lighten teeth by removing stains and discolouration. Professional teeth whitening products can lighten stains...

Botox and Dermal Fillers (Juvederm & Restylane)

Treatments for Wrinkles with Botox and Dermal Fillers like Juvederm and Restylane Botox injections and Dermal Filler injections are the most popular cosmetic treatments preformed nationwide, helping thousands to soften and remove wrinkles & rejuvenate their...

Do you need your Wisdom Teeth extracted?

  What Is an Impacted Tooth? An impacted tooth is a tooth that gets blocked as it is pushing through the gum into your mouth (erupting). Wisdom teeth often are impacted. Wisdom teeth usually begin to come in between the ages of 17 and 25. Dentists call these...

The Benefits of Fluoride

        Fluoride is a naturally occurring mineral found in water in varying amounts, depending on where in the UK you live. It can help to prevent tooth decay, which is why it's added to many brands of toothpaste and, in some areas, to the water...

Nutrition and your child’s teeth

Nutrition and your child's teeth Children need a healthy, balanced diet to help them grow and maintain healthy teeth, but the food and drink choices can also affect the risk of tooth decay and fillings. Too much sugar (for example, from cakes, biscuits, sweets, milk,...

Are Mouthwashes Any Good?

Rinse, gargle, spit. Many people use mouthwashes as part of their oral hygiene routine. But how much do you know about this rinsing agent, other than the fact that it comes in lots of colours? Mouthwash can help keep your gums and teeth healthy, but only if you use...

Why should I floss?

Why should I use dental floss? Dental floss helps to prevent gum disease by getting rid of pieces of food and plaque from between your teeth. Plaque is a sticky substance made of bacteria. If it builds up, the bacteria can irritate the gums and cause inflammation. We...

Effective Toothbrushing

We all want to have healthy teeth, fresh breath and nice smiles. Gum disease and tooth decay are the two most common oral diseases worldwide. Recent studies have identified links between gum disease and general health such as diabetes and cardiovascular disease and so...