Tag Archive: Dental

July 5, 2018   /   by Healthier Societies   /   , ,

Replacing Problems with Solutions

Replacing Problems with Solutions

It was once the case the dentures were the only solution to the problem of missing teeth. They could be loose, unreliable and had to be taken out at night. While a permanent fix might have seemed unlikely, the wonders of modern dentistry have proved the historic views wrong. Dental implants in Erskineville are long-term […]

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Braces? What braces?

There’s something deeply personal about getting bits of one’s body altered and most people prefer that others don’t know, let alone comment on, any processes that they are having to go through to improve how bits of them function. This is particularly true of braces and many people agree that it would be lovely to […]

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June 8, 2018   /   by Healthier Societies   /   , ,

Straighter Smiles

Straighter Smiles

Contemporary dentists offer many ways for patients to get straighter teeth. Traditional wire and bracket braces still make effective transformations but discreet materials and user-friendly construction help to minimise visual and social disruption for the patient. At dental practices in Milton Keynes, braces are a convenient way to improve a person’s dental aesthetics and overall […]

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May 31, 2018   /   by Healthier Societies   /   , ,

Types of Dental Veneers

Types of Dental Veneers

Dental veneers are among the most popular treatments used to improve the appearance of a patients smile. Made from thin cosmetic masks, veneers disguise teeth imperfections giving you a flawless smile while maintaining your natural and healthy tooth. Personalized to cover only the affected part of your tooth, veneers are preferred due to their long-lasting results […]

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May 10, 2018   /   by Healthier Societies   /   , , ,

How do Dental Implants Work? Sink Your Teeth Into This 4-Step Guide

How do Dental Implants Work? Sink Your Teeth Into This 4-Step Guide

As you grow, your teeth mature with you. You may have learned about how milk teeth or children’s teeth can re-grow into permanent adult teeth once lost. The latter, however, won’t grow back once you lose it. This necessitates good dental hygiene on your part such as brushing and flossing your teeth, so tooth decay […]

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April 9, 2018   /   by Healthier Societies   /   , , ,

When Do You Need Dentures?

When Do You Need Dentures?

Dentures are artificial teeth worn to replace the missing natural teeth due to extensive decay, gingivitis, and other periodontal diseases. However, these are not the only reasons one should get dentures. Here are more indications that you need them: Sagging facial muscles Some people have not fully developed their teeth due to genetics. A couple […]

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April 6, 2018   /   by Healthier Societies   /   , ,

Patient responsibilities when it comes to Invisalign in St John’s Wood

Patient responsibilities when it comes to Invisalign in St John’s Wood

A treatment like Invisalign in St John’s Wood is a relatively simple way to straighten the teeth. It doesn’t involve any brackets and wires and no lengthy fitting procedure is required. The patient has some control over their treatment, within certain guidelines, and many find this comforting. However, the patient also has a few more […]

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April 6, 2018   /   by Healthier Societies   /   , , ,

Different Braces for Different Needs

Different Braces for Different Needs

In recent years, dentists have encountered an increasing number of patients who wish to straighten their teeth and improve the appearance of their smile. Braces are no more the domain of children and teenagers. While traditional braces are metal, modern teeth straightening treatment come in different materials and serve different requirements. Patients who are considering […]

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April 4, 2018   /   by Healthier Societies   /   , , ,

Understanding the Different Types of Retainers

Understanding the Different Types of Retainers

Explaining to a patient why they would need retainers after a long stint with traditional braces can be challenging. After all, who would want to have metals and plastics in their mouths again? But, as every dentist would explain, retainers are necessary to keep the newly placed teeth in place and are as important as […]

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March 23, 2018   /   by Healthier Societies   /   , ,

Focus on: healing after dental implants

Focus on: healing after dental implants

Once someone has had their dental implants in Milton Keynes fitted, the major part of the process seems to be over. However, the healing stage is also vital when it comes to the long-term success of the treatment. This is when the body is accepting and integrating the dental implants so that they are secure […]

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