Dentistry news

How Is A Dental Emergency Defined And How Can You Prevent One?

When it comes to our general health, in the majority of cases, we know what constitutes an emergency that deems a visit to a health professional ASAP. However, in the case of our teeth, it can be a little more … Read more >


Update 7/6/2020 Following guidance changes from our governing bodies, we will resume face-to-face appointments on Tuesday 9th June, 2020, when a phased opening of Cliftonville Dental will begin. Over the coming days and weeks, we will be in contact with … Read more >

Over 60? Know Your Oral Health Risk Factors!

Losing teeth or developing gum disease are not inevitable consequences of getting older, but as a senior adult you are more at risk for certain oral health issues. The good news is that being aware of these issues means you … Read more >

The Rise of Illegal Tooth Whitening: New Report Highlights Risks

Whitening your teeth is the fastest way to improve their appearance, but it’s important to carry out the procedure safely to avoid damaging your oral health. A new BBC report has shown that the number of illegal teeth whitening procedures … Read more >

5 Amazing Benefits of Cosmetic Dentistry

Are you always hiding at the back of family photos or covering your mouth with your hand? Achieving a smile that you’re proud to show off in public is becoming increasingly easy with today’s cosmetic dentistry techniques. Here’s why you … Read more >

I’m Missing A Tooth: What Are My Options?

If you’re missing one or more teeth, make 2020 the year you restore your smile, improve your oral health, and regain your self-confidence. Read on to find out more about the options we offer here at Cliftonville Dental. Dental implants … Read more >

Why Are My Gums Bleeding?

If you notice that your gums are bleeding when you clean your teeth, don’t panic – it’s a common occurrence that most of us will experience at some point in our lives. Here are some of the possible causes and … Read more >

Children’s Dental Health: Are You Passing On Healthy Oral Habits?

Did you know that February is National Children’s Dental Health Month? Up to a quarter of young children in the UK suffer from tooth decay and it remains the most common hospital procedure among 6-10-year-olds – scary statistics, but we … Read more >

Tips For Getting The Most Out Of Your Invisalign Treatment

Invisalign is a highly effective orthodontic treatment that has helped more than 7 million patients worldwide improve their smiles without many of the inconveniences of traditional braces. At Cliftonville, we have a dedicated Invisalign specialist so you can be sure … Read more >

Stay Fighting Fit In 2020: Foods For Healthy Teeth And Gums

Is one of your New Year’s resolutions to eat a healthier, more balanced diet? Here’s another incentive for you – adding certain foods and drinks to your meal plan can help fight off gum disease. Read on to find out … Read more >