THE DISEASE WE USUALLY think of when we hear “health risks of smoking” is lung cancer, but the damage smoking can cause isn’t limited to the lungs. A smoking habit can do a lot of harm to oral health as well, far beyond merely staining the teeth and causing bad breath. Let’s take a look at some of the more common ways this can happen. Smoking Harms The Gums Periodontal …Read More
WHEN YOU HAVE BRACES, it can sometimes be tricky to find good food to eat that won’t put all those crucial brackets and wires at risk. Finding the right food is even trickier if you’ve just had your braces tightened and things are still a little tender. That’s why we’re dedicating an entire blog post to giving you great braces-friendly breakfast ideas to satisfy your stomach while soothing your sore …Read More
YOU’VE DREAMED OF THIS day your whole life. You have the ring and the fiancé, the planning is going well, and you’re down to the last few details. Bridals are coming up, and then the wedding itself. You realize there’s something you need to do before you have hundreds of pictures taken of you: perfect your smile! Whitening: Home Versus Professional When it comes to teeth whitening, strips, toothpastes, and rinses are the …Read More
Epsom & Guildford Orthodontics attended a staff training day on Friday, 16th June, organised by OrthoProgress. Once again, a fantastic & informative day where Philip Johnstone from Dental Protection gave a lecture on Consent & Record taking. We then split into two groups, the Clinical team underwent a Cross Infection Control Workshop with Jackie Entwistle from Schulke and the Admin team took part in a Fire Warden Course which was …Read More
Epsom Orthodontics will be closed on Friday, 16th June due to staff training and will re-open on Monday, 19th June at 08:00am. In the event of an extreme emergency that cannot wait until the surgery opens, please call the practice on 01372 749040 for guidance. Thank you!
Please note, due to the May Bank Holiday, Epsom Orthodontics will be closed on Monday 29th May and will reopen on Tuesday, 30th May at 8:00am. If you have an emergencies outside of these hours please call the practice on 01372 749040 and the Voice-Mail will guide you further. Thank you. We hope you enjoy the long weekend!
National Smile Month highlights three key messages, all of which go a long way in helping us develop and maintain a healthy mouth. They are: Brush your teeth last thing at night and on at least one other occasion with a fluoride toothpaste. Cut down on how often you have sugary foods and drinks. Visit your dentist regularly, as often as they recommend.
The Epsom & Guildford Orthodontic team enjoying San Diego and getting ready for the AAO (American Associates of Orthodontists) 2017 Conference!