Posted: 27 September 2011
Do you avoid the dentist because of worries about your sensitive teeth?
At Apollonia cosmetic dentists Liverpool, we love Channels 4’s Embarrassing bodies. According to Dr James Russell, the shows resident dentist, this is a common fear many dentists and hygienists see in a daily practice. But without regular check ups you risk other serious dental conditions such as cavities and tooth loss. That’s why James has recommended Colgate Sensitive Pro-Relief Desensitising tooth paste.
Colgate sensitive provides instant, long lasting relief from sensitivity and can be used for brushing or applied directly to the affected area for rapid and lasting relief.
Here at Apollonia we use…
Posted: 15 September 2011
As a cosmetic Dentistry Liverpool based practice, we know good oral health starts at a very young age. Some parents believe that dental care in children is something that centers around making the child learn how to brush their teeth. Such parents know so well that it is essential to develop a habit of brushing their teeth twice a day from early childhood. At the same time, mums and dads do not consider it necessary to find the time to take their children to the dentist, thinking that decaying teeth will fall out soon. Specialists suppose that this situation is caused by three important factors:
Posted: 07 September 2011
At Apollonia, our award-winning dental practice Liverpool, Dental crowns, known as caps, are used to cover and strengthen damaged or discolored teeth. Crowns protect the tooth and also restore form and function. Crowns and veneers are recommended for teeth with worn fillings, large cavities, cracks or other damage.
Dental crowns can be made of metal, porcelain, or a combination of the two; however, porcelain crowns are, by far, considered the most natural looking.
To prepare your tooth for the crown, the dentist will first remove and treat any decay or infection. He will then make an impression of your tooth. The impression is sent…