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...

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...

On Friday 3 November Yann attended the Fellowship of General Dental Practitioners Symposium  "Holistic Dentistry- putting the mouth back into the body".  This was particularly interesting for us as we are a preventive practice who always approach each patient in a holistic way, looking at the whole...

At Stafford Street Dental Care, we take care of many very old patients, aged right up to 100 years old! We consider each person as an individual and consider what is best for their own personal circumstances. It is always our aim to help all our...

I was privileged to be invited  by the matron Mrs. Scott to take part in the morning assembly at Fettes Preparatory School on the 14th of November 2013.  As I arrived, I was surprised and very impressed to see the Headmaster greeting every single pupil...