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Myths about teeth whitening – busted

All You Need To Know About Teeth Whitening Having sparkling, pearly white teeth is a strong desire for many people. It not only helps improve your confidence but also often your social life and career success. Currently, teeth-whitening treatments are among the most popular aesthetic dental procedures, in demand today. However, there still exists a plethora of myths and misconceptions about teeth-whitening. Many people are misinformed that teeth whitening can cause severe, often irreparable damage, to one’s teeth, and sometimes see it as a waste of money. Below are 5 of the most common myths about teeth whitening: "Teeth Whitening ruins your tooth enamel" This is not true! The majority of cosmetic teeth...

Wearing Braces

Reasons for early intervention braces Latest research has found that early intervention orthodontics can have absolutely fantastic results, which is why we pride ourselves in treating children as young as six years old at Marlborough Dental Studio. If you detect orthodontic problems in your children, get in contact and we can work out the best solutions moving forward for you. Detect the problem early on: Usually, the quicker you solve misaligned teeth and jaw complications with orthodontic intervention, the better. Problems can increase over time and then become harder to treat. As your child’s bones are more malleable and softer, their jaws are more easily pushed into a healthy shape. ...

Braces – not just for teenagers!

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Baby steps to healthy teeth

We like to take a ‘whole family’ approach to our dental care and offer a warm welcome to everyone – including the littlest of people. We believe in encouraging good dental health habits early on, and our team is dedicated to taking care of the teeth and gums of your offspring. We like to check the teeth of your child the moment they celebrate their first birthday or when their first tooth pushes through, whatever comes first. A child’s first trip to our practice should be a positive one. We suggest you bring them into the practice as early as possible to get them used to the sights,...

Creating healthy smiles –whatever your age

It is never too late to create the smile of your dreams. We have helped boost the confidence of many patients with our gentle cosmetic treatment. For one of our lovely patients, the journey to a more youthful smile began a few decades ago, and she hasn’t looked back since. Lesley Soane’s smile makeover came at the perfect time – on the cusp of her 60th birthday. Still busy working as a Network Rail Scheme project manager, she was ready to invest in herself, and a smile makeover seemed the obvious choice. She says: ‘I broke a tooth when I was a child and had a crown fitted....

3 Top advantages of tooth implants

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The precision fitting of dental implants | Book a consultation with our dentist

Are dental implants worth it? Newspapers have reported recently that a robot dentist has been developed in China. It is designed to place dental implants. The reason for this technology is a dentist shortage in the Xian province, with millions of people waiting to have an implant fitted. Luckily here, near Swindon, we have no such dentist shortage. We fit dental implants at our dental practice every day and will happily book a consultation with you to give you the opportunity to ask any questions you might have. The benefits of dental implants Dental implants are effective, natural-looking replacement teeth that once fitted, are not removed. Many customers are still enjoying...

How Invisalign Could Transform Your Smile

How Invisalign Could Transform Your Smile

Braces have come a long way! No longer uncomfortable and unsightly, modern braces are made of clear plastic moulded to fit your mouth. They work by gently realigning your teeth over a period of months. If you’ve lived with crooked teeth since childhood, here’s why Invisalign could be the solution you’ve been waiting for. What Is Invisalign? If the word ‘braces’ conjures up images of ugly metal frames and hard plastic, rest assured that Invisalign offers a completely different experience. Invisalign treatment is a modern way to straighten crooked teeth. As the name suggests, Invisalign is an orthodontic device that works by realigning your teeth. Each aligner is made from comfortable clear...

Why you Should Book a Check up Before you go on Holiday

Are you thinking of jetting off this September? With the kids back in school, it’s a great month to grab some quiet sunshine in Europe, or perhaps further afield, with nothing to ruin your relaxing holiday… except for maybe toothache! If you experience tooth pain while abroad, getting treatment from an appropriate dentist is not necessarily as easy as finding a doctor. Have you studied the small print in your travel insurance? Are you likely to do that at any point? It’s okay, we understand. Life is too short and you’re not alone! We are sure it’s far more convenient for you to have a check-up with your dentist before you...

How Could Dental Implants Upgrade Your Smile?

Discomfort and pain from a broken tooth When you suffer from broken or missing teeth, it can seem like you have no option but to accept the discomfort, pain whilst trying to hide your smile in social settings. But this is not the case. At Marlborough Dental Studio, we have a fantastic range of exceptional dental implant treatments, that could revolutionise your oral health. How could dental implants change your life? Strengthen Your Bite Dental implants are fitted under the gum line with titanium screws; so that when your new alternative tooth is fitted, you can expect a more secure and strengthened bite. This means you can enjoy eating again, without forcing...