Can you believe it is that time of year again, with Christmas fast approaching and the inevitable increase in sweet foods and chocolate consumption, the team at Valley Dental Practice have 5 top tips to protect your teeth from ho-ho-holes and avoid festive dental emergencies.

The team at Valley Dental Practice have many years’ experience treating nervous patients so will also do everything in their power to ensure that your visit is as calm and stress free as possible.

With this in mind, they have come up with some top tips to help keep anxiety at bay:

Smoking can lead to a wide range of oral health problems, including tooth staining, gum disease, tooth loss and in more severe cases mouth cancer.

If you are considering making this year the year you quit for good, the team at Valley Dental Practice have 6 top tips to help you quit.

With the sun shining during a long hot summer, there is nothing better than enjoying an ice cream or two, whether at the beach, on a day out or a home in the garden. However, if you suffer with sensitive teeth an ice cream can very quickly lose its appeal.

In this month’s blog the team at Valley Dental Practice look at the causes and treatments of sensitive teeth.

Dental hygienists are trained to focus on treating gum disease and preventative dental care. They will thoroughly scale your teeth to remove any plaque and calculus and will advise you on the best oral hygiene routine to use in between visits. They will also advise on lifestyle factors that can affect your teeth and gums. The hygienist helps to ensure that you keep your natural teeth as healthy as possible for as long as possible.