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Wondering Whether Invisalign Is For You? Check This Out!

  If you want to straighten your teeth, you’ve no doubt come across Invisalign. It’s a system that uses a series of clear retainers to gradually shift your teeth to the desired position, doing away with the wires and posts of old braces. We love it at our dentist surgery in Piccadilly. It’s discreet, convenient, and surprisingly cost-effective. But is it for you? Check out the following.    What Alignment Issues Can Invisalign Solve?   Invisalign is a highly versatile orthodontic procedure that can resolve the majority of tooth alignment issues. Patients use Invisalign to correct the orientation of crooked...

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Are Dental Implants The Best Solution For Missing Teeth? 

  Missing teeth can be distressing, especially if they’re at the front of your mouth. The good news is that there is a range of treatments that you can get from us – your local dentist in Piccadilly – to restore your teeth and smile.  Some treatments, however, are better than others. In this article, we’re going to ask whether dental implants are the best solution for missing teeth. Take a look at the following if you’re considering dental implants.    How Dentists Use Dental Implants Dentists use dental implants in three ways: to replace a crown, to replace an...

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How To Stop Teeth And Gum Problems In Their Tracks: Advice From Pro Dentists In Piccadilly

How To Stop Teeth And Gum Problems In Their Tracks Teeth and gum problems are, unfortunately, all too common in our society. A combination of lifestyle factors, such as eating a lot of sugar and poor oral hygiene routines, can cause gum disease, tooth decay, and other oral health problems. One of the most irritating aspects of the story is how you can come to believe that you’re doing all the right things, only to find out later that you’re not.  In this article, we’re going to take a look at some science-backed ways that you can prevent teeth and...

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What Happens When You Cut Flossing From Your Dental Hygiene Routine?

Risks of Not Flossing When you’re in a rush in the morning, it’s easy to forget about flossing. You say to yourself that cutting it from your routine just this once doesn’t matter. Your teeth will survive.    Skipping flossing just once, however, can be problematic. When you neglect to floss, you encourage the buildup of bacteria around food particles and foster an environment that allows them to flourish. Here at Piccadilly Dental, we want to make sure that that doesn’t happen. Read on to find out more about flossing and what could happen to your teeth and gums if...

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Electric Toothbrush Versus Manual Toothbrush: Which Is Better? 

  The vast majority of people we see at our dental surgery in Piccadilly use manual toothbrushes: old-fashioned brushes that you rub over your teeth using good old elbow grease. In recent years, however, electric toothbrushes have become increasingly popular, but which is better? Let’s take a look.    Answer: Electric Toothbrushes While manual toothbrushes remain incredibly popular (and effective at preventing oral health issues), the best evidence to date suggests that electric toothbrushes are superior.  Electric toothbrushes are a relatively recent phenomenon. While manual toothbrushes have been around since 3500 BC, it was only in the 18th century that...

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Ten Reasons You Should See Your Hygienist Regularly

  When it comes to oral health, there’s no substitute for a clean and healthy mouth. Check out the following ten reasons why you need to see a hygienist at our dentist surgery in Piccadilly regularly.    To Remove Plaque From Hard-To-Reach Areas   No matter how well you brush, there will always be parts of your mouth that are hard to reach. Hygienists target these areas individually, flushing out plaque and harmful bacteria.    To Help You Retain Your Natural Teeth   Losing your teeth to decay is often preventable. By going to your hygienist, you ensure that your...

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