In recent times we have seen an influx of new alternative tooth pastes on the market. With social media marketing at an all-time high in popularity many celebrities and social media influencers are taking to these platforms to promote a variety of alterative and ‘natural’...

Erosion of teeth is described by dentists as Non Carious Tooth Surface Loss, which means teeth disappearing by another way than decay. Another term is bio-corrosion - in other words teeth corroding away due to their surrounding environment. The teeth can become very sensitive and...

Everyone knows what inflammation is like - if you hit your finger with a hammer it will swell up, get red, get hot, hurt! and it’s hard to use it. Inflammation is the body’s way of reacting to protect itself against infection, and usually it begins...

In Modern Day Dentistry, Prevention is Definitely Better than Cure. Attending regular dental hygienist appointments is a great way of maintaining a healthy mouth. Dental hygienist/therapists are in a perfect position to advise you on how to prevent gum disease and tooth decay (the 2 leading...

At Stafford Street Dental Care we always promote the holistic benefits of great teeth and fantastic gum health so we are delighted to be taking part in the West End BID health, beauty and wellbeing event.As this event is taking place in February we have...

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...