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18 Jul
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Dental Implant

By: Betty – Categories: – July 18, 2017

Do implants hurt? Placing an implant is often easier than taking a tooth out and is usually done using a simple local anaesthetic. You will not feel any pain at the time but, just like after an extraction, you may feel some discomfort during the week afte ... Continue Reading

09 May
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What is gingivitis? What causes gingivitis?

By: Betty – Categories: – May 9, 2017

Gingivitis means inflammation of the gums (gingiva). It commonly occurs because of films of bacteria that accumulate on the teeth – plaque; this type is called plaque-induced gingivitis. Gingivitis is a non-destructive type of periodontal disease. I ... Continue Reading

06 May
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You can easily see what an unsightly gap a missing tooth leaves — but that’s really just the first sign of trouble ahead! Far more worrisome is the fact that tooth loss is generally followed by loss of bone in the jaw. This may lead to greater pro ... Continue Reading

13 Apr
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Using implants to stabilise dentures

By: Betty – Categories: – April 13, 2017

Do you lack self- confidence because of loose dentures? Dental implants could be the solution for you! Many denture wearers often complain of discomfort when eating and chewing, as they feel their dentures are loose in their mouth. In addition to this, an ... Continue Reading

28 Feb
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What is cosmetic dental bonding?

By: Betty – Categories: – February 28, 2017

Dental bonding is a technique that has been used in cosmetic dentistry for many years and can transform your smile in just a single visit. The process involves the skilful/artistic use of the correct amount and colour of “dental composite”, wh ... Continue Reading