The saying “you are what you eat” is even more irritating when you realise how true it is. In terms of the health of your teeth, the health of your food choices is extremely apparent. Your dentist can very clearly see what you’ve been eating by the amount of plaque coating your teeth. After we… Read More
We have brilliant news: braces are capable of far more than just straightening your teeth! While our braces are great for, obviously, straightening your teeth, they actually come with a world of health benefit. Not only can we straighten your cosmetic smile, but your teeth could look, feel, and function at their best too.
Many people yearn for straighter teeth, but some don’t want the obvious and brash appearance of traditional braces. At Down House Dental Practice, we offer Invisalign braces, a clear and plastic braces treatment. Over time, the braces gradually move your teeth into much more flattering position and can treat a number of teeth and mouth… Read More
According to research, 7 out of 10 people do not visit their dental hygienist regularly. This can be due to a number of factors. Modern life getting busier, fear, procrastination or maybe you’re unsure of why visiting your hygienist would have any benefit. Why go to them, when you’ve seen your dentist?
You’ve probably heard of a hygienist, but perhaps you’re not sure how the services a hygienist offers is different to that of a dentist? Perhaps you are aware that you should have regular appointments with the hygienist in Worthing, but would prefer to see a dentist instead, mainly because you understand the role of the… Read More
How well do you understand what your teen is going through? If you’re a parent to a teenager, it’s been a few years since you were a teenager yourself, so you may not remember the awkwardness you felt when hormonal changes took place.
A dental hygienist’s primary function is to ensure your teeth and gums remain clean and healthy. They will check that any minor dental or hygiene problems you are experiencing are resolved before they develop into a more serious situation. The two most common oral issues your Worthing dental hygienist can keep at bay are gum… Read More
Many of us are guilty of habits that we suspect, or even know, may damage our teeth. Yet we still do them. Why? Is it because we know modern cosmetic dentistry techniques will restore our teeth to their former glory so we can afford to be lazy? They can by the way! Our dental practice… Read More
When we look at traditional braces, it seems obvious to us how they can be used to move teeth into a more flattering position. Brackets, which are bonded to the tooth surfaces, hold the wires in place. The wires are then periodically tightened by your dentist in Steyning, in order to maintain a constant pressure… Read More
Down House Dental Practice are a well-established family practice with over 50 years of experience. Their surgery, located in Brighton, is comfortable and accessible with a welcoming atmosphere. With a team of industry experts, all providing exceptional care with state of the art technology and equipment – they aim to put their patients at ease…. Read More