The repetitive and sub conscious grinding of your teeth and jaws is known as bruxism. This can develop at any age, and to anybody. It usually occurs during sleep, although it can happen whilst you are awake. During the day, you can experience bruxism through intense concentration, through tasks such as heavy lifting, reading, writing […]
Many of us will have heard of dentures and at least vaguely know what they are, but do you know the specifics behind them? Maybe dentures have been suggested to you, or you are thinking about taking the step? Our guide will help inform you of some of the important details.
Historically when you looked at replacing full sets of teeth, you would be presented with the options of having dentures. Dentures are a removable option that are custom made to fit your gum/bone ridges. Over time it is natural for your mouth to change shape (due to bone loss) and that your once well fitting […]
Dentures are a treatment that are used when you need to either replace a couple of teeth (partial dentures), to full sets of missing teeth (complete dentures).
When you have gaps in your smile it can cause your confidence to plummet and to even stop you from smiling. Loosing teeth can occur for many reasons, from the natural process of ageing, to trauma and accidents that lead to tooth loss. Aesthetics are quite often a major concern with people who have lost […]
Loosing teeth is not an enjoyable experience for anyone. The pain of losing a tooth or multiple teeth does not stop when they come out. It can be an ongoing problem that not only affects the way you look (when you smile), but also the functionality of eating and talking. The deeper problems that can […]