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Take Care Of Your Teeth This Winter!

As the temperature drops outside, many people suffer from increased tooth sensitivity and other pesky oral health issues such as mouth sores and chapped lips. Here’s how to keep your teeth and gums in peak condition during the cold winter … Read more >

Is Your Headache Caused By An Oral Health Problem?

If you suffer from regular headaches, you might be surprised to learn that your dentist could be the best person to turn to for help. Many different aches and pains are caused by an uneven bite – a treatable issue … Read more >

Why Smokers Should Never Skip A Dental Check-Up

It’s no secret that smoking is bad for your health. However, many people associate the dangers of smoking with illnesses such as heart disease and lung cancer and are less aware of the damage it does to their oral health. … Read more >

5 Great Reasons To Straighten Your Teeth

If you missed out on orthodontic treatment during your teen years you may feel as though you missed your chance at getting the beautifully straight smile you always wanted. Here’s why you shouldn’t give up on correcting your teeth. Straight … Read more >

Fear Of The Dentist Doesn’t Have To Stop You Getting The Treatment You Need

Extreme fear of the dentist is a very real phenomenon for 12% of people in the UK and many people actually put their dental health at risk by avoiding regular check-ups because of it. Nobody should have to avoid the … Read more >

Help, I Broke A Tooth! What To Do In A Dental Emergency

Dental emergencies such as a lost or cracked tooth can be a frightening experience, but don’t panic! At Cliftonville we understand the need to deal with these types of situations as soon as possible and reserve time every day for … Read more >

Brighten Up Your Autumn With Cosmetic Dentistry At Cliftonville

Autumn is upon us and you may be thinking about treating yourself to cosmetic dental treatment to help your smile look radiant for all the pre-Christmas events and festivities. Here at Cliftonville, we can offer treatments such as teeth whitening, … Read more >

Why White Fillings Are The Future

White fillings, also known as composite fillings, are an aesthetic answer to amalgam (silver) fillings and offer further benefits that we will discuss below. Perhaps you’re in need of a filling or looking to replace your amalgam filling with a … Read more >

Should Schools Go Sugar-Free? Dental Surgeons Wage War On Tooth Decay

As thousands of youngsters return to school for the autumn term, dental surgeons are calling for the government to encourage all UK schools to go sugar-free in a bid to combat tooth decay. Here’s why caring for your child’s teeth … Read more >

Adult Orthodontics: Why A Record Number Of Adults Are Getting Braces

A record number of adults are choosing to tackle orthodontic ailments such as crowding, widely-spaced teeth, and bite issues with braces. But what is driving this trend?  Less invasive brace options One of the main reasons more adults are seeking … Read more >