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Gingivitis And Periodontitis – What You Need To Know?

Gingivitis and periodontitis are two oral conditions which, while sharing many of the same symptoms, have a number of significant differences. But in order to take a look at the differences, we really need to first see their similarities. Gingivitis and periodontitis are both gum conditions Both gingivitis and periodontitis are conditions that relate to … Continued

A Tooth Friendly diet – Is There Such A Thing?

As we head into January and another new year, many people are looking to shed those few pounds that they put on over the holiday season. So, while you may be closely following the latest dietary trend, have you ever thought about adopting a tooth-friendly diet? Moreover, is there such a thing? Let’s take a … Continued

Learn More About The Pros and Cons Of Six Month Smiles

If you’ve been looking at options for straightening your smile then you’ve probably come across Six Month Smiles. As its name suggests, it’s an orthodontic treatment that takes around 6 months to complete and involves wearing a clear brace. It manages to straighten teeth in lightning fast time because it focuses purely on the cosmetic … Continued

Tips For Getting The Best Out Of Your Clear Correct Treatment

Similar to Invisalign, Clear Correct is a great alternative to traditional braces if you’re looking to straighten your teeth discreetly. Since it can be removed for eating and brushing your teeth, it’s also far more convenient than traditional metal braces. That said, it is an orthodontic treatment and to ensure that Clear Correct does what … Continued

Pregnancy and Oral Health – 5 Top Dental Tips

Pregnancy is an exciting time and one in which you may find yourself so immersed in reading baby manuals as you prepare for your new arrival that you forget to schedule a dental check-up. Naturally, the most important thing at this time is keeping both yourself and your baby healthy but you may not realize … Continued

Invisalign Vs Braces – What’s Right For You?

More adults than ever are having their teeth straightened but deciding whether to opt for braces or Invisalign can be a difficult one. Traditional braces have been around for years whereas Invisalign is the new kid on the block, although it’s been in existence since 2000. We’ve put together some of the major differences between … Continued

Will Dental Implants Last and Are They Worth the Cost?

If you’ve recently lost a tooth and are looking to improve your smile, or are frustrated by your dentures, then we may have suggested dental implants at Chesterfield as one of your options for tooth replacement during your last visit. However, there’s no doubt that a dental implant is the most expensive way to replace … Continued