Flavoured water and fizzy water… a NO NO

Drinking flavoured water and sparkling water makes your teeth more susceptible to decay.

The bubbles and the flavouring make the drinks more acidic, which erode your tooth enamel. Erosion makes your teeth more sensitive to temperature and more susceptible to decay.

Gum disease is linked to heart disease….

Experts from the European Federation of Periodontology (EFP) and the World Heart Federation (WHF) met in Madrid last month at a joint Perio and Cardio workshop. The purpose of this was to study the evidence linking cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) and periodontitis and upon consensus, prepare joint recommendations for both health professionals and patients.

Happy Valentines Day…

Happy Valentines Day from the team at Sharrow Vale Dental Care.

There are many ways of cleaning between your teeth.
The cleaning device you choose depends on the sizes of the gaps, but also on your own preferences.

TePe offers several alternatives for your daily interdental cleaning. Ask your dentist or a member of our team for more information on interdental cleaning.

Artistic dentists…

Galer is enjoying her new hobby – Pyrography….
She made the cheese board with the tooth for Matt’s birthday that you can see on the GDPizza news.
Gill, who loves rabbits, loves her salad servers!
….. Dentists often have an artistic flair which helps with attention to detail in your mouth.

Tooth extraction with Abs

Our Consultant Abs is enjoying working with our team at Sharrow Vale Dental Care.
He is a fantastic Oral Surgeon with exceptional talent and can extract teeth many dentists find too complex and can place implants to replace missing teeth.
Thank you for your hard work Abs.