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...

Holistic dentistry sounds a bit alternative! It is a term that has been used for dentistry that has previously been seen as a little bit crazy!  Here's some ideas that could have been seen as "holistic"...

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...

Here at Stafford Street Dental Care, our main aim is for patients to have  healthy mouths. A healthy mouth helps prevent dental diseases such as tooth decay and gum disease (gum inflammation). An unhealthy mouth puts you at risk of dental disease but may also...

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...

Our hygiene therapist Sadie advises about acid erosionErosion 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...