Category: Advice

Tooth Extraction And Replacement Options in Epsom

replacing a lost tooth

How we take out a tooth and examine options for closing the gap. At the Clock Tower Dental Clinic, we will always try to save a patient’s natural tooth wherever that is a practical option. There are a number of

What We Look For During Your Dental Check Up

Our Epsom dentists explain how your oral health is monitored. Most patients of the Clock Tower Dental Clinic come to us at six monthly intervals to have their teeth and gums checked by one of our dentists. Providing that good

Do You Still Smoke?

If so, you might want to consider the increased risk of these dental problems…. Whilst smoking is on the decline, it is still thought that around one in every seven of us still indulge in the habit. Despite the now

The Importance Of Emergency Dental Care

Don’t suffer in silence if you are suffering discomfort from teeth and gums Here at Clock Tower Dental Clinic in Epsom, your comfort and oral health are of paramount importance to us. If you are suffering at all from any

Saving A Tooth With A Root Canal Procedure

When a tooth becomes infected, a root canal procedure may avoid the need for extraction. Many teeth are lost through external damage, and through decay of the hard outer enamel layer. A somewhat surprising number of teeth are also lost

Top New Year Tips For Healthy Teeth And Gums

Some oral care words of wisdom from our Epsom dental team. Most of you are now probably getting back into your stride after the festive celebrations with things starting to return to ‘normal’ once more. Sometimes, despite new year resolutions,

Prompt action in the event of toothache

Guidance for local Epsom patients when tooth pain strikes. Unfortunately, toothache can appear in many forms. It may be just a throbbing and slightly uncomfortable sensation or it could cause severe and excruciating pain. Sometimes it is a gradual occurrence,

Answers To Your Questions About Root Canal Treatment

Our Epsom dentists offer answers to common questions about this much maligned procedure. Root canal therapy is considered by many to be the dental procedure most feared. We have heard many misplaced concerns about this procedure and are regularly asked

Gum Disease And Other Health Issues

Clocktower Dental Implant and Facial Centre

Recent reports suggest possible links to heart problems, strokes and Alzheimer’s disease. We have touched, in our previous blogs, on gum disease and how good oral health care can keep it at bay. In today’s post though, we want to

Single Tooth Loss – Does It Matter?

Our Epsom dentist looks at some of the possible consequences of losing a tooth. Tooth loss is, quite naturally, a major concern of our Epsom patients, and, at the Clock Tower Dental Clinic, we do all that we can to