Helping each other through Coronavirus


It looks like Coronavris or COVID-19 will be with us for a few weeks or months and let’s hope when the weather improves any spreading of the virus does the opposite. In the meantime we thought it might be useful to let our patients know we’re doing our bit to help. We also thought, with […]

The Problem With NHS Orthodontics


On the face of it, there should be nothing wrong with having the total cost for orthodontic treatment covered by the national health service. Currently, all patients under the age of 18 are eligible for treatment under the NHS as long as they meet the criteria set out under the Index of Orthodontic Treatment Need […]

5 Most Popular Cosmetic Dental Procedures


Cosmetic dentistry mainly focalizes on the appearance of teeth usually seen when smiling. Though dentists should always prioritise dental health first, pronounced improvement can be produced without excessively harming the tooth structure. The dentist and patient evaluate treatment with the help of computer simulation and smile design to get expected outcomes. Five treatments mentioned below: […]

Caring For Our Smile As We Age


As we grow old, some people have accepted that losing their teeth is unavoidable. This is a big misconception, as with the right care, your teeth can last lifelong. There have been huge improvements made in technological developments. These advanced techniques help lengthen the lifespan of your teeth and healthy smile. Taking Care Of Our […]

Is it worth paying for my child’s brace treatment?


Braces for Kids Being a parent is an expensive business these days. The thought of paying for your kids to have brace treatment may seem like an unnecessary cost, especially as the NHS will fund treatment. Why pay for it if you can get it for free? The awareness of orthodontic treatment has grown tremendously. […]

Orthodontic Choices-A guide to brace treatment for parents


Your dentist may have recommended that your son or daughter have an orthodontic assessment as they have noticed, or you have mentioned to the dentist, that your son or daughter’s teeth are: Not straight Sticking out at the top Still not come through Not meeting/biting properly When an opinion and possible treatment is needed it’s […]

How to avoid costly mistakes with your tooth straightening treatment – Part 1


The journey through brace treatment should be relatively straightforward for most patients and everyone should be really happy with the final result when the treatment is done. However for some patients their journey is not so smooth and little doubts start to creep in. In the main, the dentist or orthodontist should be able to […]

What are Lingual Braces?


Lingual braces are one of several ‘invisible’ alternative treatments to traditional braces. From an aesthetic point of view, lingual braces are a top choice. If you’re self-conscious about undergoing braces treatment, don’t fret, as this type of brace puts this at the forefront of its design. They’re custom made which makes them a safe and […]

Soft Drinks and Teeth


Carbonated or ‘soft’ drinks seem to be a massive part of everyday life nowadays. Some chain restaurants offer refillable options, nearly all restaurants offer them as a choice. They form part of the supermarket lunchtime meal deals… It seems just as normal to opt for a soft drink as for a glass of water with […]

Book a Complimentary Consultation

Our emphasis is not only on the best orthodontic result, but a special focus is placed upon how orthodontic treatment will affect your long-term facial aesthetics.  Why don’t you come and have a complimentary smile scan with our experienced orthodontic therapist and come and see the practice and meet the orthodontic team?