Back to school – tips to ensure your child’s teeth are top of the class this September!

It is that time again. The long summer holidays are coming to an end and thoughts are turning back to the new school year.

Recent statistics have shown that just under one third of children start school with tooth decay. This is a scary statistic given that every single case of tooth decay is completely avoidable. This month’s blog looks at how to ensure that your children’s teeth are top of the class.

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Your Dental Crown Questions Answered!

If your tooth becomes cracked or damaged, it may be necessary to repair it using a dental crown. Here at Valley Dental Practice we make crowns for our patients on a daily basis, so you can be safe in the knowledge that you will receive the highest possible level of treatment. 

In this month’s blog we look at the most common questions patients ask us about crowns.

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The Fact and The Fiction: Teeth Whitening

In this month’s blog we look at some of the common misconceptions surrounding teeth whitening, to ensure you have all the information you need before you decide to proceed with treatment. 

It is known that having a whiter, brighter smile improves self-confidence, so it is of no surprise that  more and more people are turning to teeth whitening. Below we look at some of the most common idioms heard when it comes to teeth whitening.

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Restore your smile to its former glory!

When you first meet someone, one of the first thing we notice is their smile. This is not because we are specifically seeking it out, it is unavoidable. Because of this, smiles can have a dramatic impact on the way that others perceive us.

Your teeth are the only part of the body that do not have the ability to repair themselves so investing time and effort in looking after your teeth can have lasting effects for your future oral health. Continue reading “Restore your smile to its former glory!”