Dentistry News & Updates from Ten Dental Health
Dentistry news and updates from Ten Dental.
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
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
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?
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?
Specialist Orthodontics deals with the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of disharmonies in the relationships of teeth and the face. Many orthodontic issues involve knowledge of the growth patterns of the jaws, so that any abnormalities can be detected early and early treatment can begin on cases that are more complex than initially anticipated. Your dentist … Continue reading WHY SHOULD MY CHILD SEE A SPECIALIST ORTHODONTIST?
1.What can I achieve with braces? Answer: Align all your teeth or only teeth of your choice Move teeth that stick out back into line Move teeth that are stuck behind into line Twist teeth into position Pull teeth down into line Correct your bite Close the gaps Widen your smile Push teeth up 2.Which … Continue reading Thinking you might need braces? Top Ten Questions to ask your Orthodontist
1) The importance of diet Avoiding giving your baby or young child unnecessary sugars is a good way to establish healthy eating patterns to protect your child’s teeth for life. Milk and water are the only drinks you should put in your baby’s bottle. Don’t give your child sugary drinks in bottles or pacifiers (dummies) … Continue reading Top Ten Dental Tips to help prevent tooth decay in your child
Tween and teenage years can be difficult. Increasing independence and freedom to express individuality along with the need to belong creates a heady mix of feelings, resulting in much well documented soul searching and angst…. Having a great smile won’t solve all teenage dramas, but it’s one less thing to worry about. Here at … Continue reading When is the right time to have Orthodontic Treatment for Children?
Dentures are a very effective treatment for people who have lost teeth, but they do cause problems for some.