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Braces – not just for teenagers!

For any parent, the investment in the future of their children is important – especially when it comes to their health and wellbeing. But good oral health is important whatever your age. An overcrowded mouth, with hard-to-clean teeth, can ruin a smile. Teeth-straightening treatments can address related problems – not only improving appearance but helping to achieve good overall health and wellbeing as well. Did you know we offer discreet teeth straightening for our adult patients too? The popular custom-made Invisalign aligners are clear, thin, vacuum-moulded plastic appliances formed to fit snugly over teeth so that they are almost invisible. For optimum results, we recommend a wear time of 22 hours...

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

Aesthetic advantages Tooth implants are prosthetic teeth that can be used individually to provide single permanent replacements, or in pairs to anchor a bridge of artificial teeth in place. An entire set can be fixed firmly into the mouth using as few as 4-6 tooth implants. There are obvious aesthetic advantages to having tooth implants; the main one being that they’ll fill an unsightly gap in your smile that has been caused by tooth loss. Our clients commonly admit that they sought tooth implants because they felt self-conscious about having teeth missing, but did you know that smiling less because you don’t want to reveal your gaps can have a...

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,...

How Can I Straighten My Teeth Without Affecting My Appearance?

Some patients are unhappy with their smile. Many people are unhappy with their smile, and choose to hide themselves away rather than deal with the misalignment directly. But why is this? Some patients feel embarrassed to be going through orthodontic treatment outside of childhood due to how noticeable traditional braces are, and how irritating and hard to maintain they can be. However, in the last decade, adult orthodontic technology has evolved massively, and Marlborough Dental Studio is proud to offer Invisalign as a discreet yet incredibly effective solution to misalignment. Will Invisalign Suit My Lifestyle? Invisalign clear braces are removable and easy to manage, creating very little disturbance to your daily life. We...

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What Are The Benefits Of Teeth Whitening?

Why Teeth Whitening? Feel More Confident When you have discoloured teeth it can make you feel self-conscious about your appearance; particularly your smile. This low self-esteem can make you hesitant to attend social events, meet new people and live your life to the fullest. As well as having a real negative impact on your social life and personal development, it can be particularly detrimental to your career. If you feel unable to suggest ideas, participate in discussions, or even put yourself forward for your dream promotion, you could be miserable within your work life. Once you have teeth whitening at Marlborough Dental Studio those insecurities lifted, and with no anxiety about...