Year: 2018

Cosmetic Restoration Of Teeth For Older Patients

great smiles for older people

The New Year could offer a new start for your smile with our wide range of dental procedures. Most of us will look back at 2018, perhaps with a mixture of emotions. Whatever sort of year we have had though,

Teeth Extraction In Children Rises 18% In The Last Five Years

Dentist Tushar Patel

Minimising the risk of tooth decay in your child. A report published the other day (1), notes that there has been an increase of 18% in the number of young children needing to have teeth extracted over the last five

Genetic Factors That Can Affect Your Teeth And Gums

Good smile and teeth

A look at some inherited family traits that can affect our overall oral health. Let’s presume that everyday, you brush your teeth diligently, floss them every night and also eat a tooth friendly diet and keep all of your dental

Bathroom Essentials For Healthy Teeth

Teeth flossing

Our guide to what you should have in your everyday oral healthcare kit. Taking care of your teeth and gums is a long term project. The dentists and hygienists at the Confidental Clinic are here to support our Streatham dental

Getting The Maximum Benefit From Your Dental Check-ups

Dr Payal Patel of Confidental Clinic Streatham

Dr Payal Patel advises what to discuss with your dentist during a checkup at our Streatham practice Hopefully, most of our patients are in  the habit of having a dental examination every six months or so. This is one of

Bad Breath, Gum Disease, Smelly Clothes, Oral Cancers From Smoking

Just a few of the things you can avoid more easily with a successful Stoptober. You may have noticed that this month heralds the start of Public Health England’s ‘Stoptober’ campaign. The aim of this is to focus people’s attention

When Do Wisdom Teeth Need To Be Extracted?

Practice Principal, Dr Tushar Patel, offers his thoughts on this common general dental procedure. Wisdom teeth removal is often associated with teenagers and young adults, and indeed, they were originally named because they appear at an age when we have

Treating Your Teeth And Gums To First Class Care

Dr Payal Patel of Confidental Clinic Streatham

Are you avoiding giving your mouth the attention it deserves asks Dr Payal Patel? When we have a chest pain or similar, we don’t think twice about seeing a doctor to get to the bottom of the problem. When we

Caring For Oral Health During Pregnancy

Dr Manisha Patel dentist

Tips for mums-to-be from Confidental Clinic in Streatham. During pregnancy your dental needs change, and your Streatham dentist is here to support you with your oral health through this important time in your life. Dental health isn’t usually the first

Dental Hygienist Visits

Teeth flossing

Helping You To Avoid Or Manage Gum Disease. Gum disease is a leading cause of tooth loss in the UK. Healthy gums should not bleed and if you are struggling with brushing and flossing everyday, and/or have noticed that there