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  • Due to the current Coronavirus Pandemic that is changing the world at present, I am unable to see patients face to face. I still want to be available for my existing and all potential new patients, What I am able to do, and has been working well is offering Zoom online consultations. ...

  • Lost a crown If a crown has come off it may be possible to re-cement at home if you feel confident. Clean your crown and tooth. Try to gently remove any cement that remains inside the fitting surface of your crown. Check that the cleaned......

  • Every time we use our dental drill or our water spray, we can create a water aerosol.  It has been shown that Coronavirus can live in an aerosol for 2 ½ hours. This, coupled with the fact that many people can carry the virus without......

  • As we discussed last time poor oral hygiene leads to build up of plaque and the bugs in this cause gum inflammation. This is why tooth brushing is so important … but what is best? A Cochrane review showed that electric brushes are more effective......

  • What do we do during an Invisalign assessment? At my practices in Bristol and Gloucester I am lucky enough to have an iTero scanner so may assessment look like this: 1- A thorough discussion about what you would like to achieve...

  • Gum inflammation is symptom based irritation of gums and characterised by Swollen gums Red gums Painful & tender to touch bleeding after brushing and flossing bad breath Caused by plaque that builds up on teeth....

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