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...

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...

Free Mouth Cancer Screening for All on Mouth Cancer Awareness Day 17th September 2014 We are delighted to  support the Mouth Cancer Foundation Charity. This charity is focused on reducing suffering and saving lives through prevention, education, and support.  At Stafford Street Dental Care, we always screen...