Thinking About Getting Invisalign Clear Braces? Here are some commonly asked questions.

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1. Does it work? I have been to some other dentists and have been told Invisalign doesn’t work as well as metal braces. This is a matter of opinion and very much case sensitive. On the opinion side, if you ask a dentist that may be trained by Invisalign but only has a few cases under his … Continue reading Thinking About Getting Invisalign Clear Braces? Here are some commonly asked questions.

10 Tips To Keep Your Teeth Strong and Healthy As You Get Older

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Follow our 10 tips below on how to keep your teeth strong and healthy and how you can improve your oral and overall general health. 1. Nutrition What you put in your mouth can affect the health of your teeth and gums. Choosing the right foods early in life can be especially beneficial throughout your … Continue reading 10 Tips To Keep Your Teeth Strong and Healthy As You Get Older

Did you know? Your dental health is important during pregnancy

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Pregnancy can lead to dental problems in women, including an increased risk of tooth decay and an increased chance of developing gingivitis (gum disease). These problems can in turn affect your delivery, with studies showing that as many as 18 out of every 100 premature births may be triggered by gum disease. It is always … Continue reading Did you know? Your dental health is important during pregnancy

Ideas to help your teen or tween transition to wearing braces easier!

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You may be excited about your child’s new braces and future straight teeth, but he or she is likely to be apprehensive and anxious about the transition. Here are ways to help ease your teen’s to tween's worries and make the journey a bit easier for the both of you. 1. Make a celebrity braces collage … Continue reading Ideas to help your teen or tween transition to wearing braces easier!

Top Ten Questions Asked About Dental Implants

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1) What is a dental implant? The modern alternative to bridges or dentures, implants replace the root of missing teeth. Integrated into the bone of the jaw, they permanently anchor one or more crowns to give a completely natural feel, function and appearance. To learn more about different Implant Solutions available  CLICK HERE 2) What … Continue reading Top Ten Questions Asked About Dental Implants

Top Ten Questions asked about Teen Orthodontics

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  QUESTION No.1: WHAT TYPES OF BRACES ARE AVAILABLE FOR TEENS? ANSWER: There are numerous types of braces available, here at Ten Dental we offer: 1) Incognito lingual – the hidden fixed option 2) Invisalign – the clear removable option 3) Metal braces – the metal fixed option 4) Ceramic braces – transparent fixed option … Continue reading Top Ten Questions asked about Teen Orthodontics

Ten Dental visit to local nursery school, Grove Hall Balham

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It is a staggering thought, but in Primary Schools across the UK around eight or nine children in every class will have already developed tooth decay. That's approaching a quarter of a million children in each primary school year and around 3.3 million young people aged 0-14 years. To support the theme of National Smile … Continue reading Ten Dental visit to local nursery school, Grove Hall Balham

Top 10 questions to ask about teeth whitening

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Question 1: Does teeth whitening hurt? Answer: You may  experience some kind of sensitivity either during and/or after the initial treatment.  This should settle down after approximately 48 hours.  It is advisable to avoid hot or cold food and drinks within the first 48 hours of your whitening treatment. Question 2: Does teeth whitening work? … Continue reading Top 10 questions to ask about teeth whitening

What type of braces are available for my child?

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Parents do you think your child might need braces?  Here at Ten Dental we have a wide range of brace types available for your child. Here are the types of braces available at Ten Dental 1) Incognito lingual - the hidden fixed option 2) Invisalign - the clear removable option 3) Metal braces - the … Continue reading What type of braces are available for my child?

What to eat when you first get your braces fitted?

Getting braces is a pretty common occurrence for young people and now even older adults. When you have braces fitted you may experience some soreness and tenderness in the mouth. After getting braces you have to be careful with your choice of food so that you do not damage the braces, brackets or wiring. You … Continue reading What to eat when you first get your braces fitted?