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Do You Have A Missing Front Tooth?

Don’t hide your smile! See what our Cheshunt dentists can do to help. Tooth loss is not uncommon, but when it is a front tooth that is missing, it can have a very dramatic effect on your appearance. The front

Remineralisation Of Teeth

The role of modern toothpastes. Along with tooth whitening toothpastes, you may have seen advertisements for toothpastes that claim to ‘remineralise’ teeth. Whilst the claims may seem quite impressive, we suspect that quite a few people will not actually understand

Don’t Like Seeing The Dentist?

Here are some very good reasons why you really should! At The Lodge Dental Suite, as at every other practice in the world most likely, we often meet patients who really don’t like the dentist; not in a personal way

The Importance Of Interdental Cleaning

Taking care to clean those difficult to access places in our mouth. Whilst it may not be true for everyone, most of us do brush our teeth twice a day. Whilst this is the most basic thing that we can

Hypodontia – Causes and Treatment

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How our Cheshunt dentists can help patients with this condition. Hypodontia is a condition which is usually inherited and leads to the lack of development of some of the patient’s teeth. It usually involves missing up to 5 permanent teeth,

Are Loose Dentures Restricting Your Diet?

How our Cheshunt patients can benefit from denture stabilisation. Anybody who has had a number of missing teeth, or even a full arch, replaced with dentures, will be aware of some of the limitations that they bring. Modern dentures may

Why You Should Avoid Rinsing After Cleaning Your Teeth

Fluoride absorption is a key factor in keeping tooth enamel strong and healthy. Most of us will have been taught how to clean our teeth by our parents and in all likelihood, this will have consisted of brush, spit and

The Vegan Diet And Your Teeth

Even the ‘healthiest’ of diets can pose challenges for your teeth. With around half a million people in the UK following a vegan diet, and many more perhaps partially following it with a view to fully adapting the diet if

Lifestyle Choices That Can Discolour Your Teeth

Even some everyday habits can cause our teeth to become yellow. Even though many people have now managed to give up smoking, eliminating not only a dangerous habit, but one that causes very badly stained teeth; there are still a

Immediate Dental Implant Aftercare

Giving your newly placed implants the best start for a long, healthy life. Whilst you will need to look after your dental implants for life, there are particular circumstances that need to be taken into consideration immediately after you have