Bleeding gums are not pleasant. To be cleaning your teeth one day to find you are spitting blood can look quite distressing and be very alarming. The good news is that bleeding gums are an early warning sign and if swift action is taken, negative effects can be reversed. Read on to find out what you should do.
You may have heard the term ‘cosmetic dentistry’ before and be wondering what it is? Perhaps you have had a more detailed looked and found the different varieties on offer as showcased on our website? In our latest blog post, we will provide a general guide to cosmetic dentistry before looking at specific types more closely in later postings.
Visiting the dentist is a must and has many health benefits, not only for your mouth and teeth, but for your overall health aswell. Going to the dentist isn’t going to be up there with some of the best or favourite experiences of your life, and even we as dentists get the fact that a lot of people (at best) simply dislike coming. However for some people it is much more than this. They can be crippled by a fear which stops them visiting a dentist for many years if not at all. This can have many negative effects and impact on your health and while you probably think you are protecting yourself from fear or an uncomfortable experience, you could actually be doing more harm than good.
A procedure called a filling is a common course of action administered in a dental clinic. You may wonder why it is needed and how you can prevent it. Read our latest article to find out a little more.
A dental check-up is by far one of the most common procedures carried out at a dental clinic. Afterall, it is a check-up which can lead to the finding and diagnosing of other problems. Most people think a check-up is a quick look at the teeth, but it is far more than this. In our latest article we’ll take a closer look at what happens during your routine dental exam.
Everyone knows how to clean their teeth – right? Or do they?
Brushing teeth for most people is an automatic habit they have been doing since they were children, but there is more to it that putting the toothbrush in the mouth and moving it around. The technique you use can actually enhance your teeth cleaning experience and give better oral health. We know that old habits die hard, so read on to see how you should be cleaning your teeth.