Category: Advice

Is Your Child Afraid Of The Dentist?

Our friendly Surbiton dentists offer some useful advice. Do you have to placate your child, or even offer them a ‘bribe’ when it is time for their dental visit? If so, now is probably a good time to try to

Your Surbiton Dentist Advises What To Do When Your Child Loses A Tooth

Tooth loss in children can happen at any age, with different consequences. In an ideal world, our children would lose their baby teeth and then go on to have a full, even and healthy set of great looking adult teeth.

Five Tips For Fresher Breath From Your Surbiton Dentists

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Making conversations easier by banishing bad breath. Bad breath, or halitosis, is not uncommon. Most of us will probably have experienced a desire to move rapidly away from someone who we are talking to, when we experience the unpleasant odour

Understanding Your Teeth

A little self education about our teeth and gums can help to improve our oral care. Most of us go through our daily lives following long standing routines; sometimes adjusting them because of advice we have read about diet or

Should I Be Worried About Oral Cancer?

Awareness and action are key to minimising the risks. You may have noticed recently, quite a large number of articles in the media about oral cancer. It is quite possible though, that unless you read our Surbiton dental blogs regularly,

Seasons Greeting From Our Surbiton Dentists

Some festive ideas for maintaining teeth and gum health over Christmas. As we start to wind down for the Christmas holidays, it is worth taking a few moments to consider how we can ensure that we don’t have a problem

Planning To Stop Smoking In The New Year?

Our Surbiton dentists discuss vaping, the most popular alternative to smoking. If you are planning to include stopping smoking on your new year resolution list, then we are delighted for you. Not only will this mean that you are less

Eating Without Dentures Or Dental Implants

It is possible to eat without any teeth, but is this a good idea? Although perhaps much rarer these days, it wasn’t unusual, in the past, to see an older person eating an apple simply by using their gums. It

Lip Enhancement To Complete A Great Looking Smile

Dermal fillers complementing a teeth whitening procedure. There are many aspects of our bodies that change as we get older, usually for the worse! With regards to our facial features, our skin becomes wrinkled and our teeth often darken simply

Tooth Replacement Methods – The Pros And Cons

Our Surbiton dentist looks at dentures, bridges and implants to replace missing teeth. Although it can be devastating when we lose a tooth, especially in our younger years, there are now several options available to replace those which are missing.