Category: Hygienist

Who Benefits From Using An Electric Toothbrush?

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Is it time to throw away your old manual brush? Brushing our teeth is one of the most fundamental things that we can do in order to keep our teeth and gums healthy. How and when we do this can

Why Might You Need A ‘Deep’ Teeth And Gum Clean?

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When gum disease progresses, this procedure offers the chance of saving your teeth. Gum disease is a very common oral health issue and relatively few of us will go through life without having it to some degree. In many cases,

Plaque – Causes and Management

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How to minimise the impact of plaque on your teeth and gums. It is widely understood that sugar is a problem for teeth, and will eventually lead to tooth decay, particularly if they are not properly cleaned. Although sugar does

Are You Brushing Your Teeth Correctly?

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Our Epsom dentist discusses some of the common mistakes we make. From a very young age, we are all taught to brush our teeth “well”. This usually means both morning and evening, giving them a vigorous brushing. Although this advice

Gum Disease Prevention – The Scale And Polish Procedure

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How this essential Epsom hygienist treatment helps to keep your gums healthy. Whilst most people probably associate going to the dentist with keeping their teeth healthy, dentists are not only concerned with the teeth, but also the patient’s gum health.