This weekend, one of our dentists, Sonia, will be attending the latest module of ARCS - Advanced Restorative Course Scotland - through in Glasgow. This is a 9 day course, spread over 4 weekends throughout 2018 & is taken by Bob McLelland, the highly eminent restorative...

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...

We are all very much looking forward to welcoming Sonia Myerscough who will be coming to work with us at the beginning of April. Sonia was born in Edinburgh and went to school in St Andrews and Glasgow. She worked for some time in Brighton, lived...

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...

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...