Month: July 2016

Ask The Dentist – Electric or Manual Toothbrush?

A patient asks which method is more effective for cleaning teeth and gums. Today’s question is a common one, and despite the widespread advertising of electric toothbrushes, manual toothbrushes are still widely used; but should we abandon them for electric

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Ask Our Dentist – The Snap on Smile

snap on smile

A patient expresses an interest in this easy to use appliance. Whilst cosmetic dentistry can improve a person’s smile through procedures such as dental veneers, for some patients having an invasive procedure is something they would rather avoid. Q. Hi

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Ask Your Local Dentist – Cosmetic Fillings

A Hertfordshire patient asks about tooth coloured fillings. Amalgam fillings have long been standard when a tooth has suffered relatively minor decay. Times are changing though, and this patient is not the only one seeking a nicer looking solution. Q.

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Ask The Lodge Dental Suite – Lines and Wrinkles

An Enfield patient asks about our facial aesthetic treatments Facial treatments such as Botox and Dermal fillers are often misunderstood, and today’s question brings up a common concern amongst some who are considering it. Q. I’ve always taken good care

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