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Looking After Your Teeth At University

Young people with nice smiles

Don’t let hard work and too much fun ruin a healthy mouth! It’s that time of the year when many students will be going to university for the first time, possibly promising their parents that they will be good and

Sensitive Teeth – Causes And Solutions

Teeth pain

Advice for our Wickford patients who suffer from this uncomfortable problem. Although most of us probably associate dental pain with a toothache, for thousands of people, a usually less intense form of discomfort in the form of sensitivity, is a

Repeating A Dental Implant Procedure At A ‘Failed’ Site

A dental implant in the jaw

If an implant fails, can another be placed in the same area? As with any dental or medical procedure, there is always at least an outside risk that it may not work as hoped. This applies to dental implants too,

Dental Care Is Not Expensive When Compared To The Cost Of Neglecting Your Teeth

Cygnet Dental Wickford Logo

Affordable tooth care at our Wickford dental practice Many of our blogs focus on damage and potential harm to your teeth, often associating it with the pain and discomfort that can be experienced. This is obviously the main reason why

White Spots On The Teeth – What Does This Mean?

Dr Suky Ghuman

Dr Suky Ghuman explains what causes this and how to treat it. Tooth discolouration is common, especially in those who eat or drink teeth staining foods and drinks, and also in older patients as the teeth start to yellow with

Your Local Wickford And Rayleigh NHS Dentists

Big family of people

Essential dental care from the Cygnet Dental Practice. Although more and more people are focussed on cosmetic dental procedures to improve their smile, it is important not to forget that even the nicest looking teeth should be healthy teeth too.

The Electric Toothbrush – A Winner

Dentist doing examination

New study finds that electric toothbrushes are better for your teeth and gums than a manual one. An eleven year long study has concluded that those who use an electric toothbrush are less likely to have tooth decay and gum

Should Children Floss Their Teeth?

teeth and gum cleaning

Encouraging the next generation towards a healthier mouth. The number of adults using dental floss on their own teeth is only around 20%. Unfortunately this is far too low and means that around 80% of us are exposing ourselves to

Getting Married? Here’s How We Can Help Make Your Special Day, Extra Special!

Invisalign braces

Wickford dentist, Dr Krupa Thakrar looks at how a smile makeover can help provide long lasting memories. Getting married is a major event for most people. It can be incredibly stressful for those doing the planning and also an expensive

How You Can Minimise Your Risk Of Oral Cancer

Wickford Principal Dentist Dr Pabari

A Wickford Dentist looks at this serious and growing problem. We occasionally get asked by patients to give guidance and advice on the subject of oral cancer. In particular, how to minimise the risk of being diagnosed with it. Oral