The Causes And Prevention Of Teeth Grinding Problems

Do you grind your teeth during the day? How about grinding them at night? If you do it can disturb your partner whilst they sleep, destroy your teeth and cause headaches, so it is worthwhile seeing if you can resolve this problem and stop your teeth grinding habits. What causes teeth grinding? Many studies have … Continue reading “The Causes And Prevention Of Teeth Grinding Problems”

Could Diamonds Be The Future Of Dental Implants?

Scientists have discovered that tiny spherical diamonds could be used to promote bone growth and improve the durability of dental implants, so in the future humans could have diamond-encrusted teeth to improve oral health and fight disease. The miniscule gems, which are invisible to the human eye, could be used to combat forms of bone … Continue reading “Could Diamonds Be The Future Of Dental Implants?”

What To Do In A Dental Emergency

It it is rare that you will ever suffer from anything that could be considered a dental emergency but in the unlikely event that you do with those it useful to give you some advice and guidance on what you can do. What is a Dental Emergency? We would consider it a dental emergency if … Continue reading “What To Do In A Dental Emergency”

7 Reasons to Maintain Your Dental Health

This poster was made recently for  National Smile Month we thought it was a great opportunity to discuss some of the issues raised. First off, take a look at the poster below… So let’s look at each of these in turn and discuss in more detail how you can both prevent problems occurring and deal … Continue reading “7 Reasons to Maintain Your Dental Health”

Xylitol Preventing Tooth Decay?

Gum disease and tooth decay are two of the most common conditions encountered by dentists and both of these are easily preventable by maintaining a high standard of oral hygiene throughout your lifetime. Patients should brush their teeth twice a day for at least 2 minutes each time and be encouraged to use dental floss … Continue reading “Xylitol Preventing Tooth Decay?”