Category: Advice

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

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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

Root Canal Procedures At Your Epsom Dentist

Allaying fears about this effective tooth saving procedure. Ask anybody which dental treatment they most fear, and the majority will tell you that it is root canal therapy. This treatment seems to have seeped into people’s consciousness and even the

Dental floss – your local Epsom dentist discusses recent reports

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Is flossing a waste of time, as some reports suggest? A number of patients at our Epsom practice have asked us whether they should continue flossing in light of reports that suggest that it is ineffective with few proven benefits.

Prompt Action Can Save A Tooth

Emergency dental appointments are available at our Epsom dental practice. It goes without saying that the best oral health care consists of quality home cleaning, along with regular examinations by one of the dentists at the Clock Tower Dental Clinic

Clock Tower Dental – Your Gentle Epsom Dentist!

How we make your dental experience as pleasant as possible. It is indisputable that many people have a genuine fear of visiting the dentist. Whilst, for some, this is at a manageable level, for others it can deter them from