Category: Advice

A Broken Tooth In Cheshunt? What Are Your Options?

From restoration to replacement, The Lodge Dental Suite can provide the solution. A broken tooth can happen to anyone, at any time. Whilst a healthy tooth is less likely to break under normal circumstances, a heavy fall or blow to

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How Damaging Is Prosecco Really For Our Teeth And Gums?

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A realistic look at this recent media news story. Whether you are a local patient from Cheshunt, Goffs Oak or Hoddeson, the chances are that you may have, at some time, drunk Prosecco. This drink, which has become very  popular

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Painfully Sensitive Teeth – Treatment in Cheshunt

Why do very hot or cold foods cause dental pain for some people? Although teeth may look like a solid object to many people, they are far more sophisticated than that. Essentially composed of three parts, a tooth needs to

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Don’t Risk Your Teeth & Gums By Brushing Too Hard

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Brushing your teeth hard will not make them whiter and may result in damage. Very occasionally we hear patients say that they are surprised that their teeth are dull in colour as they brush them so well. Of course, this

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Helping To Prevent Receding Gums

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Maintaining gum health and tooth condition. Whilst a small number of patients do suffer from a ‘gummy smile’, where the gum line extends down the tooth; it is more common for patients to suffer from receding gums. In today’s blog,

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Dental Problems Caused By Odontophobia (Dental Fear)

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Why nervous patients have more cavities and other dental problems. It will come as no surprise to most, that patients who avoid dental visits due to their phobias are more likely to suffer from decay and cavities than those who

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Do Dental Crowns Ever Come Off?

A local Cuffley patient asks for advice…. Another in our occasional series of questions received at The Lodge Dental Suite which we feel might be of general help to some of our patients. Q. Hi .. I moved to Cuffley

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Bad Habits That Can Lead To Dental Problems

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Our Cheshunt dentists discuss how lifestyle choices can affect our oral health. We are not here to judge people, or to moralise and we’re sure that any regular patient of The Lodge Dental Suite would happily tell you that. As

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Missed Dental Appointments

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Regular dental checks in Cheshunt help to keep teeth strong and healthy. There may be occasions where a patient is unable to keep a dental appointment. For example, if you have a viral infection such as a cold or flu,

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Healthy Gums for Expectant Mums to Be In Cheshunt

Pregnancy can increase the risk of gingivitis Here at The Lodge Dental Suite in Cheshunt, the health and dental care of all our patients is our number one priority. We believe that regular dental visits can help to identify problems

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