Category: Dental

Why have dentures?

Patients have dentures to replace missing teeth, this could be a few missing teeth or a full dentures. Day to day life like eating and speaking can be a real struggle without teeth therefore patients can have a denture(s) made to help with this, correct their bite and give them their smile back. Dentures are Read More …

Dentures or Implants

One of the questions we are asked frequently… Should I Have Implants or Dentures? We have an excellent answer, in this short blog, I’m going to present the pros and cons when comparing dentures to implants, this is based on situations whereby a denture or an implant are suitable options. Please read to the end Read More …

What does a dental hygienist do?

Hey Smilers! I hope that everybody had a good start to their week =) Today I am going to explain to you what a dental hygienist does. Dental hygienists are registered dental professionals. They help patients maintain their oral health by preventing and treating periodontal disease. During the procedure, the hygienist cleans your teeth by removing Read More …

How expensive dental implants

If you would like to improve your smile, dental implants can help. Unlike traditional treatments of crowns, bridges, root canals and dentures, dental implants can offer a permanent solution for your missing teeth. Only a dental implant can permanently replace the root of a missing tooth. If a root is not replaced, bone loss will occur resulting Read More …

How long do dentures last?

Dentures can last for several years with the proper care, but like everything in life eventually they will need to be replaced because they can get worn out because of every day use, patient’s gums can shrink and change shape, this can cause denture to loosen and starts moving around in the mouth over time Read More …

What is Cfast?

Good Afternoon Smilers! We hope everyone had a lovely weekend. Dreaded Monday is nearly over! A lot of people come to Smiles Centre for cosmetic dental work. Many patients of ours are interested in getting their teeth straightened and always ask me about Cfast and what it does. Cfast is a cosmetic brace which we Read More …