Too Embarrassed of Your Teeth to go the Dentist?

Help! I’m Ashamed by My Teeth If like me, you’ve been embarrassed by your smile or bad teeth, then you’ll know exactly how it feels to be worried about going to the dentist. For me, it was more about being scared about what the dentist would say or even confirming what I already knew was … Read more

Last-Minute Options for Fixing Bad Teeth

Last-minute options for fixing bad teeth

Bad Teeth? It’s Never too Late to do Something! As a recent employee at The Perfect Smile Studios, I felt it was important to write this blog post because I know exactly how it feels to have bad teeth and be too scared to visit the dentist. Now, I’ve never experienced dental phobia or have … Read more

Warning! Here are things I wish I did to my teeth in my 30s

Everything I wish I knew about my teeth in my 30s I’m going to be honest with you, in my younger years, I never really cared much about my teeth. I had no bite irregularities or any problems and therefore really had no major concerns or insecurities. My teeth were “fine”, just like everybody else’s. … Read more

How early detection of problems can save you from heavy invasive dental work

Spot Dental Problems Early: Save Time & Money What’s great about today’s cosmetic dentistry treatment options is that many of the procedures can be performed without damaging or altering your original tooth shape, structure or size. Here at The Perfect Smile, we believe minimally-invasive cosmetic dentistry is very important, especially as it can be applied … Read more

Why do my gums throb?

Why do my gums throb

What You Should Know about Throbbing & Sore Gums The most common cause of sore gums is a buildup of plaque, which causes gum disease. Patients suffering from gum disease often and frequently experience gum pain, throbbing teeth, bleeding gums and increased tooth sensitivity. But is the problem gum disease or something more? Do your … Read more

How Risky Is Your Dental Implant?

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The success of Dental Implants is dependent on correct and continual management of certain risk factors associated with obtaining treatment. It can be detrimental to ignore these risk factors and not take care of teeth implant treatment. Discover our success for our patients in London, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire. Risk factors that reduce success of Dental … Read more

Gum Disease: A “Silent” Problem You Shouldn’t Ignore

Because its symptoms can be easy to overlook, gum disease is sometimes called a “silent” malady. But don’t underestimate this problem! Untreated periodontal disease can progress into a serious condition, possibly leading to tooth loss and even systemic (whole-body) health issues. With proper preventive measures and appropriate treatment, however, the disease can be controlled. The … Read more

Learn the Signs of Periodontal Disease

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Periodontal (gum) diseases are sometimes called “silent” because those who have them may not experience painful symptoms. But certain signs point to the existence of these common diseases.   Look out for these signs If you are experiencing any of the symptoms below, it is time to visit our office so these problems can be … Read more

An Explanation of Bleeding Gums

A common complaint of patients that visit our office is that their gums bleed when they brush and floss. However, they often assume that it’s normal just because it’s not painful. That assumption couldn’t be further from the truth, and here’s why. Most people think that bleeding gums are from flossing or brushing too hard. … Read more