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Our top tips for a healthy holiday season

At DentalHouse, we believe in the importance of taking care of your overall health so that you can smile brightly and with confidence at Christmas and throughout the year. Here are our 5 top tips for keeping your health in check this holiday season: 1. Don’t overindulge (too much) Let’s face it, food plays a [...]

By |Dec 10 2018|general dentist, oral health|0 Comments

What is gum disease and how do I know if I have it?

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 [...]

By |Nov 22 2018|general dentist, oral health, Oral hygiene|0 Comments

Sugar and your oral health- how to break the habit.

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 [...]

Wisdom Teeth- why we have them & what to do if they cause discomfort

Adults can have up to 32 teeth. The wisdom teeth are the last to appear, right at the very back of your mouth. They usually appear when you are between the ages of 17 and 25, although sometimes they appear many years later. People often have jaws that are too small for all 32 teeth [...]

By |Oct 22 2018|oral health|0 Comments

Gum Disease Explained: Prevention & Treatment

Gum disease is an infection of the tissues that surround and support your teeth. It is a major cause of tooth loss. Because gum disease (also know was periodontal disease) is usually painless, you may not know you have it. It is caused by plaque, the sticky film of bacteria that is constantly forming on [...]

By |Oct 15 2018|general dentist, oral health, Oral hygiene|0 Comments

Children’s oral health: 5 Ways to Make Brushing Fun for Kids

Your children’s oral health and brushing habits can have a huge impact on their long-term dental health We know that helping your child get into the habit of brushing twice a day for two minutes is not an easy task so we have developed our 5 top tips to make brushing fun for your little [...]

The importance of regular scale and polish appointments

When is the last time you booked in for a scale and polish? It is difficult to clean your teeth thoroughly because you will not be able to reach every nook and cranny.  Generally, there is always that one spot that you overlook because you can’t get your brush into the right angle to clean [...]

By |Sep 10 2018|oral health, Oral hygiene|0 Comments

Christmas Oral Health Guide- Maintain your smile this holiday season

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, but please, spare a thought for your oral health this holiday season Christmas is just around the corner and we’re all geared up for the festivities. Mince pies, wine, selection boxes and tins and tins of sweets will no doubt make their way into our festive diets. Unfortunately, [...]

By |Dec 1 2017|oral health|0 Comments

Download your free Christmas Oral Health Guide by clicking the link below. Click here to download your Christmas Oral Health guide

By |Nov 29 2017|general dentist, oral health, Oral hygiene|0 Comments

Online Booking Now Available

You can now book your general dental and specialist consultation appointments via our new online booking facility. This facility can be found here.  

By |Sep 25 2017|general dentist, oral health|0 Comments