Category: Advice

The Dangers of Dehydration

stages of gum disease

Your gums and teeth are not immune from the harm caused by dehydration. As we seem to be at the start of a mini heatwave in this country, it seems like an appropriate time to remind our patients from the

Vaping and Your Teeth

Should e-cigarettes be banned along with tobacco? After some initial encouragement to change from tobacco based cigarettes to e-cigarettes, many health bodies are now calling for e cigarettes, or vaping, to be banned in the same places that regular cigarettes

What About Dentures?

Are dentures still a viable option to replace lost teeth? With the emphasis increasingly on dental implants to replace missing teeth, you could almost be forgiven for thinking that dentures were no longer an option. Whilst, in our professional opinion,

Invisalign and Oral Health Care

Invisalign from £44 per month

The teeth straightening system that’s easiest for oral health maintenance. The health of our teeth should come before any consideration is made of their appearance, and an attractive smile will not be attractive for long if gum disease is a

Dental Decay – Prevention and Treatment

Dietary and treatment advice from our Clapham dentist. Tooth decay is one of the most common problems that we see in our patients at the Confidental Clinic. Recent reports have also indicated that approximately 40% of children suffer from it

Welcoming New Patients to Confidental Clinic

What new patients from Battersea and Clapham Junction can expect from our dental practice. Whether you are looking for a new dentist on the NHS, or as a private patient, you can be sure that you will be treated with

Looking Great for the Summer

Our cosmetic dentist in Battersea can help put a smile back on your face! Now that the trees are starting to become greener and the temperature slowly rises, many of us are turning our thoughts towards the sunnier months and

Smoking and Your Teeth, Gums and Jawbone

stages of gum disease

If you need one more push to stop smoking, read on! At one time, almost all of the workforce in the UK smoked. The office and factory environment were not, in retrospect, healthy places to be, and many people that

DIY Dentistry … And Why You Shouldn’t!

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Recent study shows a worrying trend that could lead to health problems. Perhaps it comes from memories of our parents aiding the removal of a wobbly milk tooth by attaching it to a piece of string and slamming the door;

Caring for your Dental Crown

How to ensure a long life for your new tooth crown. The dental crown is one of the more common methods used by dentists to restore badly damaged or broken teeth. These are usually used in cases where a filling