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Blogs

Blogs

4th October 2021

Is it worth getting my teeth straightened?

Are you interested in getting your teeth straightened? Are you worried that the cost of teeth straightening may not be worth the final result? Did you know that having your teeth straightened can help to improve your mouth, body and...Continued

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31st August 2021

What are the benefits of wearing a sports mouthguard?

Mouthguards protect against injury to the teeth and the jaw. The shape of each person’s mouth and teeth are different, so it makes sense that a one-size-fits-all approach to a mouthguard is not going to give you the protection you...Continued

Blogs

2nd August 2021

How should I care for my dental implant following placement?

Successful oral surgery depends on keeping the mouth as clean as possible. What oral hygiene routine should I follow after my implant placement? You should start cleaning your other teeth as normal with a toothbrush and toothpaste, starting on the...Continued

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5th July 2021

How often do I need a dental check-up?

When it comes to your health, prevention is always better than cure. And that is especially true for your oral health. Visiting the dentist regularly helps to keep your mouth healthy and can prevent dental problems from occurring. You may...Continued

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2nd June 2021

Does teeth whitening damage my teeth?

Among the most frequently asked questions we get at Ringmer Dental is "does teeth whitening damage the enamel?" The conclusive answer is NO, teeth whitening gel will NOT damage or harm your tooth enamel. Enamel is considered the hardest tissue...Continued

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4th May 2021

How can I tackle my dental anxiety?

Dentists see themselves as friendly and welcoming, so it is surprising to know that around 50% of the UK population has a dental phobia according to a survey conducted by the Oral Health Foundation. For around 12% of these people,...Continued

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7th April 2021

How does Invisalign work?

Over the past few years, more and more people have realised how easy it is to straighten crooked or misaligned teeth at any age. If you are thinking about getting straighter teeth as an adult, Invisalign could be the ideal...Continued

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1st March 2021

When should you choose root canal over an extraction?

At Ringmer Dental, we aim to ensure that our patients keep their natural teeth for as long as possible. If you are suffering with a toothache, there is nothing you want more than a quick solution to the problem. Extraction...Continued

Blogs

2nd February 2021

How painful is a dental implant?

Have you been considering getting a replacement for your missing tooth? In this month’s blog we look at what it is like to undergo dental implant surgery to replace a missing tooth. Dental implants are now one of the most common...Continued

Blogs

7th January 2021

Factors to consider when choosing a dentist in East Sussex

Are you looking for a new dentist? Have you just moved into the area? Need a dentist closer to home or work? Decided the time is right to get your smile looking its best? Whatever the reason, the team at...Continued

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5th January 2021

How can I budget for my dental treatment?

At Ringmer Dental, all our clients receive the highest-quality treatment. Patients can choose to pay for their treatment privately or can join one of our Membership Plans. We have introduced our own dental membership plans to reward and look after...Continued

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1st December 2020

What should I do in a dental emergency?

No matter how careful you are, dental emergencies can happen to anyone at any time. In this blog we answer some top dental emergency questions What is classed as a dental emergency? Dental emergencies can be split into two main...Continued

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3rd November 2020

Mouth Cancer Action Month

Each year mouth cancer takes the lives of 2,000 people in the UK, which is more people than die from ovarian and testicular cancer combined! Last year over 7,000 people were diagnosed with the disease, that is equivalent to 18...Continued

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6th October 2020

How does smoking affect my oral health?

When thinking about the health effects of smoking, it is normally lung cancer, emphysema and bronchitis that come to mind. However, smoking can affect all areas of your body including your oral health. What are the chances of smoking affecting...Continued

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2nd September 2020

My child hates brushing their teeth. How can I change this?

It is important that you care for your children’s dental health from the moment that their first tooth appears. What is the best way to get my child brushing their teeth? The best way is to lead by example. Ideally...Continued