Tooth Loss- what are the unseen effects?

So what exactly are the effects of tooth loss? The most obvious effect of missing teeth is aesthetic. The way you look affects the way you feel, and the psychological and social consequences of tooth loss can also be profound. However, it's not just about unsightly gaps; there's something less apparent going on in the [...]

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A guide to sensitive teeth

What causes sensitivity? Dentine tubules can become exposed due to gum recession or through enamel erosion which is caused by excess intake of acidic foods and fizzy drinks. This leaves the nerve in the center of the tooth exposed leading to sensitive teeth. The nerve can then be aggravated by hot, cold or sweet foods [...]

By | 2017-12-17T19:21:30+00:00 May 13th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Invisalign Teen

(Courtesy of Invisalign.ie) What is Invisalign teen? Invisalign Teen is the virtually invisible way to straighten your teen’s teeth without the restrictions that come with metal braces. Rather than wires and brackets, Invisalign® uses a series of clear, removable aligners that have been custom-made for your teen’s teeth. Your teen simply wears them over their [...]

By | 2017-12-17T19:21:30+00:00 May 6th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments