Teaching Your Child Techniques For Removing Loose Teeth

Posted on: 30 August 2017

Your first child brings a lot of firsts out of their world into yours. The first time they laugh, the first time they crawl, and the first time they lose a tooth are all memorable experiences. When it comes to the removal of loose teeth, you may remember your parents trying to help you get the tooth out. The problem with this though was that many children grew up afraid of loose teeth because they feared the pain of it being pulled by mum or dad.
[Read More]

Too Young for Veneers? Why Veneers Are Not Recommended for Kids and Young Teens

Posted on: 17 August 2017

Children and young teens are always getting into trouble. Sometimes that trouble involves bumps, bruises and broken teeth. Young adolescents aren't so bothered about a broken tooth here and there and may even be proud when showing a chipped central incisor to their friends. However, teens are an altogether different prospect. For them, image is everything. This means that they will want to get a broken tooth fixed as quickly as possible.
[Read More]

How to Keep Lingual Braces Clean and Hygienic

Posted on: 3 August 2017

Lingual braces are a popular choice for those who want to combine the effectiveness of traditional metal braces with a less noticeable appliance. Fitted behind the teeth, lingual braces are pretty much entirely hidden from view, which means nobody will even know you're wearing them most of the time. The problem is cleaning them. The spot behind the teeth is one of the number one spots dentists find people aren't brushing their teeth thoroughly enough, and with braces in place, it's not only more important, it's also harder to clean.
[Read More]

3 Reasons You Shouldn't Be Nervous to Get False Teeth

Posted on: 24 July 2017

Visiting the dentist is a source of anxiety for a great number of people, but considering modern advancements in dentistry, there's really no need for this.  Not only is most dental work painless, but it's also very quick; most procedures are optimised to be as minimally invasive as possible.  In fact, it's not only the procedures themselves that have been so impressively updated.  The end results look great too — and false teeth are just one example of this.
[Read More]