Year: 2019

Confidental Clinic – Tips For Oral Health Improvement In The New Year

With 2019 coming to a close, how can you improve your mouth health in 2020? Christmas is now just a week away, followed by a short break until the New Year celebrations begin. Despite our focus being on these events,

Your Christmas And New Year Dental Quiz

A fun reminder of some important oral health points During 2019, our team have posted many blogs, focussing on different aspects of your oral health, from basic family dental tips to in depth analysis of treatments such as dental implant

Do Cosmetic Treatments Produce ‘Fake’ Looking Results?

Why cosmetically beneficial procedures can look very natural…. Anybody who uses the internet or takes a daily paper will have, at some time, seen a story about someone whose cosmetic treatment has resulted in an exaggerated, and often unnatural looking

Teeth Whitening For Older Patients

Beautiful white teeth need not be just for the younger generation…. If you are a regular watcher of TV, you can’t help but have noticed the number of younger people who have really white teeth. Whilst teeth are often whiter

The Benefits Of Using An Electric Toothbrush?

Streatham dentist, Dr Rohit Kumar, asks if an electric toothbrush should be standard equipment in every bathroom. When the electric toothbrush first came out, they were seen by some as a passing gimmick, and a rather ‘space age’ looking one

Why Are We So Reluctant To Use Dental Floss?

We all brush our teeth daily, so why don’t many of us perform this important task as well? For most of us, cleaning our teeth is a habit ingrained from when we were young. Most of us will have heard

Veganism And Your Oral Health

A dentist explains

Becoming vegan might help your health and the planet, but beware of the risks to your teeth! It is thought that there are now somewhere in the region of half a million people in the UK who follow a vegan

Playing Sport – Implications For Teeth & Gums

Dentist Tushar Patel

Streatham dentist, Tushar Patel, explains why playing sports and keeping fit can affect your oral health. Especially when we are younger, many of us take part in sporting activities, whether this be at a high level, or simply an informal

The Rise Of Adult & Teen Teeth Straightening

Teens with straight white teeth

Why the numbers of teens and older people seeking orthodontic treatment is increasing. Wearing dental braces once used to be the preserve of teenagers and the sight of kids in the playground with metal ‘train track’ style braces was quite

Two Minute Oral Health Care Tips From Confidental Streatham

2 people with lovely smiles

Having a healthy mouth doesn’t have to be time consuming. Fillings, extractions; these are words that patients at our dental clinic don’t like to hear. Sometimes these problems can be caused by circumstances outside of our control, such as a