Tooth grinding and clenching can cause many problems. The medical term for tooth grinding and clenching is bruxism. This can happen by night or day or both and many people are unaware that it is something they are doing. The muscles involved in bruxism are the...

Clenching and grinding of the teeth during sleep is something roughly 60% of patients will experience at some point in their lives, usually during times of high emotional stress....

Tooth decay is a very common, yet, totally preventable disease. It is one of the main causes of dental pain so we thought it would be helpful to write a blog about how you can minimise your risk and maintain good dental health....

Every day we tell our patients about the link between good gum health and good general health. This was brought home last week when one gentleman remarked that ever since he’d been taking better care of his teeth and gums he hadn’t been ill at...

Our Principal Dentist at Stafford Street, Gilly gives you 10 great reasons to visit the dentist regularly including the health benefits of regular attendance to your dentist in Edinburgh. ...

In recent years the amount of toothbrushes available has dramatically increased, with pharmacies and supermarkets providing a colourful array of manual, battery powered and electric toothbrushes. The question is which kind of toothbrush is most effective at plaque removal? This blog will weigh up the...