April 27th, 2013
Getting a treatment for dental work can be quite a nerve racking experience for some people and it can not only be uncomfortable for you the patient, but it can also be difficult for your dentist as well; it isn’t easy treating someone who is moving about all of the time so if you are a nervous patient, for whatever reason, it may be wise to have a non-treatment session to discuss and air just what it is that makes you worried when you sit in the chair. Even if you don’t get to the bottom of the problem, it is a good idea to learn what can be done to make you relax more when you are being treated. Dentists are fully versed in the traumas that their patients go through and so they can offer you’re a huge range of techniques to help you relax. These methods have got better over the past few decades and work incredibly well: hypnotherapy, aromatherapy and even the playing of music are just a few ideas on offer, however, one of the best techniques of all is for a dentist to offer you the choice of how you would like things to go and at a pace that suits you; this alone gives you power and should be enough to calm you whenever you go for treatment. Of course, there are still the good old fashioned processes of sedation and if you are really fearful of being treated, you can go all out and be knocked out completely. It is a serious scenario being worried at the dentists so if you want to know more about the topic, then give Mulberry Dental a call; they operate in many areas around Surrey and can give you the best advice about being a nervous patient.
April 25th, 2013
If you have already opened Pandora’s Box and decided to have a bit of work done to make you look young again, you have probably become addicted; the thing is, once you have started, there’s no turning back so you might as well go the whole way, and this also goes for your smile. Cosmetic dentistry is huge right now as people as people clamour to get the best smile that they can and in a dandy place such as Sunbury, a great smile can make a difference to how you get on. There is a treatment for every issue in dentistry today, and knowing this, your dentist can offer you a package- the complete smile makeover; it will cover any work that you need doing. If teeth need replacing, there are bridges, implants and dentures to do the job; gums can be contoured and then backed up with veneers or cosmetic bonding. Teeth can be bleached for a great look. Dentists also work outside the mouth as well these days offering botox to smooth away the wrinkles. There is simply something for every condition and if you like the sound of all this, then contact Mulberry Dental Care, for the serve the whole of your area and can give top-drawer advice.
April 23rd, 2013
For all your best laid plans, to look after your teeth and gums in Weybridge, occasionally things may go wrong. One condition in particular to look out for is bleeding gums: the problem can easily be rectified by changing your tooth paste, the way you brush your teeth and by rinsing with warm salt water, but bleeding gums imply that something more sinister is afoot, namely gum disease and this a route you certainly want to avoid. Gum disease strikes in a nasty and covert way- it’s spiteful and the results can be fatal, for as soon as it occurs, it will be leaking toxins into your bloodstream and will, overtime, cause a breakdown in all of the vital organs in your body. You need to see a hygienist to discuss the problem and between the pair of you, address the issue and then come up with a plan. It may be simple at first, but you have already opened a portal to hell and if you are not more attentive to your lifestyle and your diet, you will be in trouble. Call Mulberry Dental in Surrey: these people are experts in all fields of dentistry; they serve your area and can give you advice on serious conditions such as this.
April 21st, 2013
One of the main priorities dentists have, in all of the fields that they work in is to protect the occlusion of the mouth. This is the way the jaws bite together and this is important for those tiny joints where the lower jaw meets the skull- the temporomandibular joint or TMJ as it is commonly known as, although now, TMJ is a term relating to a disorder in the joint. From crowns, orthodontic work to the replacement of teeth, all of this is done to protect these little joints and if you think about it, they do a lot of work during the day with chewing and your endless chattering. But life can place a lot of stresses on you and one of the results of this can be teeth grinding: this condition can be perilous to your TMJ and soon it will take its toll; the joints may start aching and click whenever you open your mouth. This can lead to all manner of problems throughout your head, your neck and your upper back. If you do damage these joints, they only remedy is to have surgery done to rectify the problem and even then, they will never be the same again. If you would like to know more about your TMJ and how to look after them, then give Mulberry Dental a call; they serve the Molesey area and can give you the best advice around today.
April 19th, 2013
Some braces like to brag and boast about how clever they are, but once the treatment is over, they just kick you out the door and leave you cold. If however you decide to go for a Damon brace, it feels like you have joined an extended family. The Damon system is remarkable, as it seems to have all bases covered and it has two big philosophies behind the way it works. The first is total discretion and it uses materials which are almost impossible to spot when fitted, which is a huge bonus for anyone who knows what it is like to wear a fixed brace. The second advantage to this brace is that it is self-ligating- the wires slip through the brackets on the teeth freely…in common terms it means that because of the technology and engineering of the device, it tightens itself as your teeth start to move. What this means is that you pay fewer visits to the dentist and so, costs are hence reduced. It also means that the treatment is supremely quick and you can be done and dusted before you know it. The Damon brace is available right now in Kingston-upon-Thames and if you want more information about it, then contact Mulberry Dental because they serve the whole of the area.
April 17th, 2013
If you want a short, sharp shock to those goofy teeth of yours, that have been bothering you all these years, then it may be time to do something about it, and there is no better kick up the oral backside when it comes to teeth straightening than what the Inman aligner can offer. This beauty can have a smile back on your face in just six weeks and you will look like you never have before. The reason why it works so fast is the mechanism that simply rocks the teeth to and fro until they are loosened up- this then makes it easier to pull the teeth into place. This will require you to wear a retainer for a while afterwards, because such rapid movement is quite unnatural and it will take time for your teeth to settle into their new position. The good thing throughout this treatment is that your can remove the aligner, which is brilliant for cleaning your teeth and eating your food throughout the day, but enough of all this talk. This brace can straighten your teeth in no time what-so-ever so maybe it is time to call Mulberry Dental over in Surrey and find out more, for they serve the Shepperton area and can set you up with a dentist that can provide you with this aligner.
April 15th, 2013
Isn’t lovely to see technology working at its best in the world of dentistry- great new treatments and procedures, it can only be good for the patient. It is particularly good when such ideas are realised when it comes to getting your teeth straightened. There have been amazing advances in this field and one that can stand up and take an award is Invisalign- this has put all other orthodontic treatments to shame. The thing that blows the mind instantly is the fact that it sits invisibly in the mouth whilst getting on with the job in hand. It is made from a clear plastic and so it is extremely discreet, and if you ever ask anyone that has had to endure braces in the past, looks are important when wearing a brace. Aside from all of this, it is a removable aligner so again; this allows another freedom when it comes to oral hygiene….do you want more? This device works quickly, and in some derivatives on the theme, you can be done in 6 months. Invisalign’s only drawback is that it is only bespoke to certain conditions when it comes to teeth and it is can be pricey, but hey, look at what at what is on offer here. If you want to know more, contact Mulberry Dental in Surrey, as they serve the Surbiton area.
April 13th, 2013
Generally, fixed braces are hated by those who have ever had them fitted, and strike fear into those who are about to. Bear in mind though that a fixed brace works with precision and gives the best results that you could have ever dreamed of in the end. Modern orthodontics has taken these principles to a new level though, which is why we arrive at a fabulous device called the 6 Months Smile. This takes all the theories of traditional and efficient fixed braces on board and then modernises everything. For a start, it uses more sympathetic materials in order that it sits discreetly in the mouth when fitted to your teeth. It is also designed to work on the teeth that offend when you smile, though it will also address other problems as well such as overcrowding and biting issues. The thing about this device is in the title- it works quickly and though you will pay many visits to your dentist to have it tightened regularly, it will be over with before you know it and your teeth will look fantastic after the treatment. The costs are very reasonable too; the 6 Months Smile pitches its price well with its competitors- competitors that take a lot longer to work. Want to know more? Then get in touch with Mulberry Dental, because they can give you the full low-down on this treatment in Sunbury.
April 11th, 2013
There are some dental procedures that were stuck in a world for those that could afford having it done because it was so exclusive: the placement of dental implants was one such treatment. The reason for this was that the treatment was extremely complex and only a few dentists dared do it. All the treatment lacked in the past was the technology to make it efficient. Now though, thanks to lasers, computers and digital imaging, fitting an implant is as easy as any other dental operation and you can be in and out of the dentists in a day and raring to go. The basics of implants hasn’t changed mind: it involves the placement of a small titanium rod into the jaw so that a fitting can be attached onto it; as with any foreign body that is placed into the system, it isn’t just about the healing process- which happens quickly these days which modern implant technology- your body does need time to adjust. But once your implant is in, it will outlast you. It is strong and free from infections that a normal root of a tooth is prone to suffering from. It may sound quite scary to some people, but in reality, the operation is simple and painless and an implant will give you back an incredible amount of oral freedom. If you want to know more, contact Mulberry Dental- they work in the Molesey area and can support you if you decide to go for this treatment.
April 9th, 2013
It would be true to say that any form of tooth loss can be a very stressful period in your life should it occur- it isn’t an easy thing to come to terms with for some people. But once you have got to grips with the fact that it has happened then you should turn your attentions to how you can replace the tooth or teeth that have been lost. A dental bridge has been working for people in Kingston-upon-Thames for over fifty years now and with good reason- they work brilliantly and have also got a lot better since the treatment has started to incorporate implants as well, which has improved the strength and longevity of a bridge. When you go for the treatment, your dentist will first make a cast of the area that needs to be treated, from which your bridge can made. Then, if you opt for an implant, this can be put in while your bridge is being made. When it returns from the lab, it can be put into place in a single sitting: it will not only restore your smile to its former glory, but it will also help to maintain the health of the rest of your teeth and if you look after it and learn how to clean it, a bridge will last you a very long time. If you want to know more, then call Mulberry Dental; they serve the area and are experts in this field.