Congratulations to our Specialist Orthodontist Dr Ronan Perry who was recently inaugurated as President of the Orthodontic Society of Ireland.
Gum disease is an infection of the tissues surrounding the teeth. Infection leads to a red, swollen and tender area. This area often bleeds when the teeth are brushed or the tender area is touched. How does gum disease come about? Gum disease comes about when large amounts of bacteria branch together to form a [...]
Dental implant surgery is usually performed in the following stages: Damaged tooth/teeth are extracted. Your jawbone is prepared for surgery, a process that may involve bone grafting. After your jawbone heals, Dr Grigolli, our implantologist places the dental implant post in your jawbone. You will go through a healing period that may last several months [...]
Sugar is the single largest cause of dental caries (or tooth decay as it is more commonly known) The facts: Twenty-three percent of 8-year-olds and 40% of 15-year-olds consume sweet snacks or drinks between normal meals three or more times a day10; half (48%) of all adults snack between meals, most commonly on biscuits and [...]