The Effects of Alcohol on your Mouth

Have you ever considered the effects alcohol can have on your mouth? Probably not, that’s the last thing on your mind when you’re holding a cold drink after a hard day! But, have you ever noticed after a night of drinking you can feel the effects of alcohol in your mouth? You may notice your […]

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Dental Implants

Dental implants are titanium screw-like structures that replace the root of a tooth when it fails. It is placed directly into the jawbone. Most implants look exactly like natural teeth. Implants are a safe and well-established treatment that will last for as long as you care for them. They can be placed depending on the […]

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Most people are now aware that smoking is bad for our health, it can cause many different medical problems, and in some cases, fatal diseases. A healthy smile is paramount for all adults and is often the first thing people notice about you. No one wants a smile that is dull, discoloured or emits bad breath. […]

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Orthodontic treatment is most often used to improve the appearance and alignment of teeth and correct problems with the bite. Your dentist will need to refer you to an orthodontist. Benefits of Orthodontics  Correction of dental crowding and straightening of the teeth Correction of the bite so that the front and back teeth meet evenly Reducing […]


Importance of Medical Histories

Why do I need to share my medical history with my dentist? Your dentist will ask you for a thorough medical history, including your lifestyle activites (such as smoking and drinking alcohol). In this questionnaire you should mention everything about your health, even if you think it doesn’t relate to your mouth. Your dentist especially […]


Mouth Cancer

Since November is Mouth Cancer Awareness Month, this blog is dedicated to explaining signs and symptoms of Mouth Cancer, and providing information on what you, the patient, can do to help prevent it. Mouth Cancer, also known as Oral Cancer, is where a tumour develops in the lining of the mouth. It may be on […]


European Gum Health Awareness Day

Did you know that gum disease (periodontitis) is a major public health problem affecting 45% of UK adults and their quality of life? Periodontitis damages the soft tissue and destroys the bone that supports your teeth. It is also linked to other serious conditions such as heart disease. Symptoms You may experience the following symptoms from periodontitis: […]