Lots of people are very mindful of what they put into their body primarily in the forms of food and drink, but a lot of patients stretch this concern to which treatments they receive. This is rightly so, because happy patients are informed and comfortable patients. When undergoing treatments that some might find daunting – ranging from restorative dentistry to injectable facial aesthetics – it’s important to know you’re in safe hands and undergoing a safe procedure. At our Derby dental practice, we offer dermal fillers for all patients who receive our consult first. But are dermal fillers safe?
30% of adults smile more than 20 times day. According to numerous surveys these will be the same people who are more likely to be promoted at work and lucky in love. Smiles are powerful! 14% of adults smile less then 5 times a day. If you fall into this latter category, is it because you’re embarrassed about your smile – because you have missing teeth? Dental implants can restore your smile and your self confidence.
You’ve reached the point where you know your teeth would benefit from better alignment, but with such a dizzying array of adult braces available on the marketplace, which should you choose? Every dentist will have their preferred brand, but here at the Raynesway Dental clinic near Derby, we recommend Invisalign every time.
About 1 in 4 people in the UK are thought to have bad breath on a regular basis. Whether through underlying medical conditions, dental hygiene, or lifestyle choices, its commonly found in members of the British public. Are there ways to prevent the development of bad breath, does it mean something a little more serious, and what should we do about it?
You might be comforted, or conversely a little worried, to learn that bleeding gums are incredibly common in the UK. If you’re noticing spots of blood when you spit your toothpaste into the sink or taste iron your tongue after brushing, then you should visit your dentist. Bleeding gums might be very common, but they’re by no means normal. They can be a sign of something worry that, when left untreated, could lead to tooth loss.
It’s no secret that we all want the perfect smile. A common concern for a lot of patients is that, somehow, their smile might be lacking. Whether this is through their teeth whiteness, their teeth not being straight, or even if they’re missing a few, it’s a common concern we encounter a lot. Smiling is a natural human movement; we’re happy, laughing, talking animatedly, and we’re showing our teeth. We want to feel confident when we smile, because it’s so natural and conveys so much joy, but when you’re not happy with your teeth it makes it difficult to show the world your grin. Could Invisalign really benefit you the way you suspect it could? Straightening your teeth is this easy…
Dental implants have been on a rollercoaster journey of investment, development, and overall betterment. Before they became available at our Derby dental practice, they stretched back further and further through time that you may have originally thought. The modern dental implant is the descendant of many years of toil, and obviously the latest are the safest instalment, but you may be surprised what people of the past turned to to replace missing teeth.
We all know braces are great for straightening your teeth. That’s what they’re there for, right, for straightening your teeth? Well, they’re actually capable of so much more. At Raynesway Dental in Derby, we don’t just look after your teeth. We care for your gums, your jaw bone, even your feet if you need it! This means that we’re extremely happy to straighten your teeth, but there are also so many health benefits of braces that affect the rest of your mouth.
With summer fast approaching, we all want to look good. Whether you have a holiday coming up, a special occasion, or even a graduation, you’ll be grinning and laughing the entire time. It’s difficult to smile when you’re not confident in how your teeth look, and this can really take its toll on your special summer occasion. Here are three ways that Raynesway Dental and our effective cosmetic dentistry solutions will improve your smile.
We know that life can get in the way of you and your dental appointments. We completely understand, but we’d still like to reiterate that you should try and see us as often as you need. This is why we recommend making time for one single appointment and then maintaining a nice chain of follow-ups afterwards. For example, book your next dentist appointment when you check-out of your first, and create a habit of expecting your next appointment rather than forgetting. We know for busy lifestyles and families this can be difficult, but please don’t take it as far as this recent research shows…