Dental Check-up

A check-up allows your dentist to see if you have any dental problems and helps you keep your mouth healthy. NHS dental guidance states that leaving problems untreated could make them more difficult to treat and more expensive in the future, so it’s best to deal with problems early, or, if possible, prevent them altogether.

Gum Disease

Severe gum problems such as gingivitis and periodontitis can cause the gums to recede and lead to damage in the jawbone. This means teeth are more likely to move and are less secure in the jaw. Regular tooth brushing is essential and check-ups and dental hygienist appointments will identify problems early so that they can be treated before they become real-long term problems.

Hygienist scale & polish

Regular, three to six-monthly appointments with a hygienist to remove accumulated tartar and plaque build-up around the teeth and below the gum line should also be part of your tooth care routine because often even regular brushing is not enough. There is plenty of research-based evidence showing links between oral and body health.


A small titanium screw is placed into the jawbone to replace a missing natural tooth root. Once it has firmly integrated with the bone a replacement tooth can be attached to fill the gap created by the missing tooth.


If a tooth has been damaged to the extent that it is beyond repair it may have to be removed. Various replacement options are available and can be discussed with your dentist.


A small cavity in a tooth can be filled to seal it, protect from infection and prevent further damage. The longer you leave it the costlier it could become.


This involves corrective measures, such as braces, to straighten teeth that have moved out of alignment. We have various ways including velar braces to help you.

Root canal

A treatment used to repair and save a tooth that is badly decayed or becomes infected. During a root canal procedure, the nerve and pulp are removed and the inside of the tooth is cleaned and sealed.


Sedation dentistry uses medication to help patients relax during dental procedures. This allows nervous patients to have the treatment they wish.

Don’t leave it too long – regular check-ups can reduce the risk of tooth decay and the need for major corrective treatments.

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