Newspapers say that flossing doesn't work. It seems to be official. They say "dentists nag us to floss". Oh those dentists, how they love to nag! We prefer to call it "motivating"! The interest in this subject has been so great that the Associated Press have pursued...

Why use an electric toothbrush? Our hygiene therapist Sadie explains why it really is better to use an electric toothbrush.   The main purpose of brushing your teeth is to remove plaque, this will help to prevent tooth decay and gum disease.   Dental plaque is the main cause...

Many people would like to have whiter brighter teeth. The internet  offers many ways to whiten your teeth but not all of these ways are reputable- so let's look at the professional methods. The number one way to know your smile is bright is to brush twice...

Our hygiene therapist Sadie advises about acid erosion Erosion is the loss of tooth surface, by chemical agents.Erosion happens when the enamel is softened and mineral is lost. Most erosion is caused by acids which can enter the mouth in three main ways: Diet – frequent...

At Stafford Street Dental Care our number one priority is to help our patients have the healthiest teeth and mouths possible. Of course we want our patients to have fantastic smiles too! [caption id="attachment_467" align="aligncenter" width="500"]great gum health[/caption] This is more than just looking round your mouth...

One of these teeth is a Cerec crown which I made this morning. Clue- it's a little bit shinier than the other teeth you can see. Our patients have started taking our Cerec machine for granted. No-one remembers how you used to have one visit to...