You may not have heard this dental problem so often, but you will be surprised to know that it is one of the most common dental problems in the world. A dental abscess, or tooth abscess, is an accumulation of pus that forms inside the teeth or gums. The abscess usually initiates from a bacterial infection that has accumulated in the soft pulp of the tooth. Where do the bacteria exist? Bacteria live in plaque, a by-product of food, saliva and bacteria in the mouth, which sticks to the teeth and harms the gums as well. If the plaque is not removed
Bleeding gums is a common dental condition that can be caused by many internal and external factors. Occasional bleeding gums can be provoked by incorrect teeth brushing or brushing them too hard. If you started a new routine of flossing, your gums could be sensitive to it. This situation disappears in about a week. Most of the pregnant women are exposed to a condition called “pregnancy gingivitis” which represents an inflammation of their gums and at the same time it could cause tenderness and swelling. If a patient notices that his gums are bleeding on a regular basis he should make
The soft flesh of the lips and their open location make them susceptible to serious injury. Children play various sports that can cause such injuries and might need immediate treatment at an emergency center. A blow to the face can crush your lips against your teeth, causing damage to the face and lips. As it happens suddenly, your teeth can cut the inside of your mouth or your tongue. A fall or blow may cause you to bite your tongue. Any cut inside the mouth usually bleeds heavily because of the generous supply of blood in the area. Trauma to
Dr Adam Conradi is pleased to offer Invisalign, an almost invisible way to straighten teeth. Please contact our reception team to book your free initial consultation. Dr Clare Edwards is pleased to offer wrinkle relaxing injections (Botox). Please contact our reception team to book your free initial consultation
We are pleased to be able to offer “Interest Free Finance” to patients to help spread the costs of larger treatment plans. Interest bearing plans are also available over longer terms. This service is offered in conjunction with “Finance 4 Patients” a company specialising in helping provide finance plans for dental patients. Please ask your dentist or at reception for further information.
All our staff have just completed their annual refresher training for dealing with medical emergencies. We enjoyed a fully interactive and theatrical training session with many realistic roleplay senarios. Thank you to Pete Chell from Quest Training for running the session. Useful and enjoable as always.
To add to our BDA Good Practice accreditation and successful CQC inspection, we have been awarded witht he Denplan Excel Accreditation. This once again demonstrates that we value high standards and follow effective processes for complying with all professional regulations.
We are delighted to announce that we have passed our Care Quality Commission inspection with flying colours. This demonstrates that we are fully compliant in the services that we offer. A huge thank you to the patients who were interviewed as part of the inspection. Thank you also to all the staff for your hard work in continuing to uphold our high standards.