Year: 2018

Mouth Cancer Checks At The Lodge Dental Suite in Cheshunt

What signs do our dentists look for during your six monthly oral examinations? Oral cancer is a growing problem, with a rise in this sometimes fatal illness being seen around the world. Despite smoking being on the wane, other factors

Causes And Treatment Of A Dental Abscess

Our Cheshunt and Waltham Cross dental team are here to help treat this often painful problem. Anyone who has had a dental abscess will know just how painful they can sometimes be, although it is entirely possible to have an

Preparing Young Children For Their Dental Visit

Dental nurse, Anna Fejfer offers some helpful advice to parents of nervous children. Going to the dentist for the first time can be a nerve wracking experience for some people. This is especially so when you are very young and

The Risks Of Oral Piercings

Dentist Melisha Govender

Facial decorations are all the rage with teenagers, but could cause damage to your teeth and gums! Decorating the face has been common across cultures and ages. For many years in the UK, this was largely limited to the use

Four Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Worry About Having Dental Implants

Dr Guy Sharon

Dr Guy Sharon offers his perspective on this revolutionary tooth replacement treatment. Using dental implants to replace missing teeth is becoming a more widely known procedure across the UK. Consequently, more and more patients are making enquiries about them at

Watch Out For Illegal Teeth Whitening!

Dr Melisha Govender looks at how some questionable establishments are trying to get around the law There was a time, not so long ago, when you could simply pop into a salon on the high street and have your teeth

Dental Care Advice For University Students

Cheshunt dentist, Dr Melisha Govender, offers advice for first time students. Some of our Lodge Dental Suite patients will currently be in the process of choosing which university to go to, or be preparing to relocate to one if they

Don’t Gamble With Your Health!

Neglecting teeth and gums may lead to other serious conditions. When everything is going OK in our lives, many of us likely have a tendency to presume that this will always be the case. This isn’t always a bad thing,

Dental Emergency Appointments

Don’t call 999, call The Lodge Dental Suite in Cheshunt There have been a number of reports in the press, about the increasing number of phone calls to the emergency services from people in dental pain. Dialing 999 is only

Do ‘Targeted’ Toothpastes Really Work?

Our Cheshunt team look at this growing industry. Even the most casual observer can’t help but have noticed that specific toothpaste advertising on TV is on the increase. Even major supermarkets now stock some of the more ‘niche’ ones such