There’s a popular belief that all wisdom teeth cause pain and worse still, the process of removing them is even more painful. For this reason, most patients are at best apprehensive and at worst terrified, when told they need to undergo a wisdom tooth removal, But are they right to be concerned? Our Chesterfield dentist, … Continued
ClearCorrect is fast catching up with Invisalign in the popularity stakes but is one better than the other? Let’s take a look.
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
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
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
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
The holidays are in full swing! A time filled with friends, family, joy and food. Read our blog post for recommendations on holiday treats that are tooth friendly.
It’s not uncommon to feel anxious about going to the dentist – it’s certainly not something that most of us relish. However, for some people, their level of anxiety is so high that it actually prevents them from visiting their dentist in Chesterfield and getting the dental treatment they desperately need. Without regular dental care, … Continued
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
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