Year: 2019

Halitosis – The Battle Against Bad Breath

Bad breath can be embarrassing and isolating. With improved oral health, it can be a thing of the past. If we don’t know anyone who has bad breath, we will almost certainly have come across it at some point in

Spotlight On Alcohol & Oral Health

Ahead of the festive season, our Ipswich dentists take a look at how alcohol can harm our teeth and gums. Some of you may be looking forward to it whilst others will be pleased when it is all over, but

Cases Of Oral Cancer Are On The Rise

A gentle reminder from our Ipswich dental team that you should not ignore the risks. Most of us probably don’t spend a lot of time thinking about the possibility of getting any type of cancer, unless perhaps, it has affected

How Permanent Are The Results Of A Teeth Whitening Procedure?

Ipswich dentist, Chirag Kothari, offers advice to patients considering this popular treatment. There is little doubt that the teeth whitening procedure is one of our most popular cosmetic dental treatment, as it is at many other dental practices in the

Preventing Childhood Cavities

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Too many children are still having their baby teeth extracted because of decay. In 2017/18, almost 13,000 children under the age of five years old had teeth extracted due to tooth decay. This is an extremely high number for a

Long Lasting Results From Your Dental Implants

Implant in the jaw

Although implants have a high success rate, you can help make it even higher! Although they have now been around for over fifty years or more, many people are still unfamiliar with dental implants. Indeed, just a quick overview of

Poor Oral Health Common In Athletes

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Study shows that, despite brushing their teeth, many athletes suffer from tooth decay. Athletics seems to be going through a popular stage with the relatively recently successes in both the Olympic and Paralympic games. Most of us probably admire the

Kombucha – Is It Safe For Your Teeth?

Dentist in surgery

This increasingly popular ‘health drink’ could be putting your teeth at risk. ‘Kombucha’; sounds like a new form of martial arts doesn’t it? In fact, it is a probiotic drink that is becoming increasingly popular in the UK, especially with

Childhood Dental Emergencies

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What you should do if your child suffers from tooth damage or dental pain. With diligent cleaning and generally taking good care of our teeth, as adults we can at least minimise any dental treatment that we might need. We

Is Your Anxiety Stopping You Considering Dental Implants?

Dr Hiten Pabari

Ipswich implant dentist, Dr Hiten Pabari, considers why you might  want to think again. With dental implants being universally accepted and acknowledged as a great way to replace missing teeth, it isn’t surprising that patients of the Foxhall Dental Practice