Category: Advice

Starting Your Regular Daily Flossing Regime

flossing teeth

A look at some of the challenges and tips for better oral health through flossing. It is the start of a new year, and perhaps no better time to start to make changes to our lives. There are many pieces

Tooth Remineralisation

How a healthy mouth contributes towards this important process. Many patients tend to think of teeth as solid objects, whereas they actually consist of several layers. The exterior enamel layer is hard and offers the necessary strength to chew and

The requirement for pre-treatment consultations

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Why these appointments play an important role in your dental care. Initial consultations at our Wickford dental practice are widely used when a patient is considering a new type of treatment. These are not usually necessary for routine dental care,

Your Six Monthly Dental Examination

Dentist Harminder Sehmi

Dr Harminder Sehmi explains why it is important to maintain regular visits. Whether you are young or old, you should always try to see your local dentist for an examination every six months or so. Those in a high risk

Stop Smoking – Jumping The Gun On ‘Stoptober’!

Dr Suky Ghuman

If you are planning to stop smoking in October, why not now? Says Dr Suky Ghuman of Cygnet Dental. Traditionally, October is the month for the anti smoking campaign, ‘Stoptober’, run by Public Health England. Throughout the country, there are

Chipped A Tooth? – Your Next Step….

Guidance from your local Cygnet Dental Practice Team in Wickford Chipping a tooth is not an unusual dental problem. It can happen in a number of ways including a blow to the teeth from a fall, or whilst playing sports.

When Food Gets Stuck Between Your Teeth

flossing teeth

This irritating problem may cause more than strange looks from others! If you have ever been out for the evening and had a great time, only to return home to find that you had a large piece of spinach stuck

Dental Care In Hot Weather

teeth and gum cleaning

Cygnet Dental Practice in Wickford advises to protect your teeth during the heatwave. It’s unlikely that many people will be complaining about this spell of hot weather we are currently having; something that we see very little of in this

How Well Do You Understand Your Kids Teeth?

Big family of people

Parents are the front line in protecting their children’s teeth. As a parent, we have a responsibility to take care of our children. This includes homing and feeding them as well as looking after their safety and well-being. A recent

Your Late Night Oral Health Care

teeth and gum cleaning

Pre bedtime cleaning is one of the most important things you can do to maintain a healthy mouth. Whether we have stayed up later than intended, or have just returned home from a party or other social occasion, it can