Month: May 2015

5 Reasons Why You shouldn’t Fear the Dentist


The benefits of regular appointments outweigh the negatives. That’s all very well, we can hear you say, but being afraid of visiting the dentist is very real to me, so, surely there must be a valid reason for my fear?

Looking Younger Making you feel Younger!

Complementing your smile. Think Dentists and you definitely don’t think Botox and Fillers! But who better to perform these treatments than someone who has extensive knowledge of your facial muscles and the areas around your lips and nose. More and

Alcohol and Your Teeth

gum disease checks

Why alcohol is not a friend of oral health! Most people like a drink, and, like many things in life, alcohol taken in moderation should cause few problems with your oral health, providing, of course, that you brush and floss

Dentistry – not just about teeth!

Treating all mouth conditions! Think of Dentists and you think teeth, but that’s not all we are here for. Anything regarding your mouth we can help you. During an examination we not only check your teeth but your tongue, soft

Good habits from a young age

Pacifiers – good for one thing, bad for another Every mother (and father) knows that you would do anything to pacify a screaming or upset baby or toddler. Many a time are parents thankful for dummies or other forms of

Silver Fillings – whats the problem?

Silver v’s White Fillings Silver fillings have been used for more than 100 years to restore teeth. Also known as amalgam fillings, this material is made from a combination of metals including mercury, silver, tin and copper. It is incredibly

Managing your Oral Health During Invisalign Treatment

Invisalign brace

Keep your teeth and gums healthy whilst wearing Invisalign orthodontics. Invisalign orthodontics are one of the most popular adult dental braces currently available. There are a number of reasons for this; most prominently, the ease of use, as they can

How does oral piercing effect the health of your teeth?

To pierce or not to pierce? The days have long gone when ear piercing was enough of a form of ‘decoration’. This kind of self expression has seen people piercing parts of their body you never thought possible. Along with

Why Does Red Wine Stain Teeth?

smile after cosmetic dentistry

And what can our Essex based cosmetic dentist do to correct the problem? Among the more commonly mentioned teeth staining foods or drinks is red wine. Whilst smoking is, perhaps, the worst thing that you can do for your teeth,