Struggling with tooth sensitivity?

Struggling with tooth sensitivity?

Many people suffer with sensitive teeth, which can range from mild twinges here and there – usually when you expose the teeth to hot or cold – to severe discomfort that lasts longer. The most common cause of tooth sensitivity is exposed dentine, which occurs when the...
How to manage your dental care at home

How to manage your dental care at home

During the Covid-19 lockdown, it is vital to be able to manage certain circumstances ourselves if things go wrong. With many services closed for business due to the coronavirus outbreak, having things like home DIY and car maintenance knowledge can be handy, but what...
Coronavirus and your oral health

Coronavirus and your oral health

As you know, here at Gaskell Avenue Dental Practice your oral health is our top priority. We always collaborate with our patients to help them work towards excellent mouth health and, even during these unprecedented times, that is still our priority. As you may...
Is coffee bad for our teeth?

Is coffee bad for our teeth?

Ah coffee. Nothing quite beats that first hit of glorious hot caffeine in the morning, does it? While coffee makes us feel good, is it actually having a detrimental effect on our teeth? Let’s take a look… Sugar The first, and most important factor to consider is how...
Which electric toothbrush should I choose?

Which electric toothbrush should I choose?

There’s no doubt about it, electric toothbrushes really do offer the cleaning edge over their manual counterparts. They are well designed to be able to clean teeth more efficiently and dislodge plaque more effectively than regular brushing.  If you’ve been swayed and...