Year: 2015

Natural Teeth Whitening Myths Debunked

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How ‘natural’ treatments can do more harm than good to your teeth. It is probably true that most people would like their teeth to be a shade or two lighter than they currently are. With most people in Ipswich now

Men … Our Cosmetic Dental Treatments Are For You Too

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Looking at the changing attitudes of men towards personal appearance. Some of our older Ipswich dental patients can probably remember the days when, for a man to get ready, all it took was a quick wash, a shave, and, maybe

Thinking about having dental treatment abroad?

Getting the perfect smile at a fraction of the price?? You’re thinking about having extensive, cosmetic dental treatment carried out and have already attended a few consultations to get an idea of the fees involved. And you’re shocked! Surely you

Think about your teeth this party season

Be aware of potential health risks We all like to let our hair down once in a while. Socialise with friends, have a dance and a drink but I bet you’ve never thought about the possible effects of alcohol on

One Day Dental Implant Placement

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Replacing a full arch of missing teeth in a single day at our Ipswich dental practice. One factor that sometimes deters patients from having dental implants placed is the length of time necessary between implant placement and the final addition

Are Dentures a Thing of the Past?

Do people still want this long standing option for replacing lost teeth? At the Foxhall Dental Practice in Ipswich, many of our older patients are denture wearers. Hopefully, with more advice and better dental care now available, the next generation

The ‘Problem’ with Amalgam?

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Why many of our Ipswich patients are turning away from traditional dental fillings. For many years now, teeth that have suffered from decay have been filled using a material known as amalgam. This material is actually made up of a

Four Ways that Playing Sport Can Hurt Your Oral Health

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How to get the most from playing sports without harming your teeth and gums. We are constantly being encouraged to become more active as more and more of our life seems to be taken up with technology driven leisure time.

What’s Inside a Tooth?

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Taking a look at the components of a tooth. Having received many years of dental training, and through performing lots of procedures for our Ipswich dental patients, as you might expect, we are completely familiar with the various parts of

Chew, Chew and Chew. Sugar free of course!

Help protect your teeth by chewing gum Chewing gum is hugely beneficial for your mouth, providing the gum you are chewing is sugar free. There are now so many types available, with so many weird and wonderful flavours but containing