15Oct, 2019

How braces are linked with swollen and irritated gums

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Have you ever thought about how healthy your mouth is? When they think about dental health, many people focus mainly on protecting their teeth from cavities. But, have you wondered what the consequences of swollen gums for your mouth’s health are? There are various causes which can lead to painful swollen gums. Orthodontic treatment is one of them. There is no doubt that braces have multiple benefits for a patient’s dental health. Apart from strengthening the teeth, this solution has incredible effects at a psychological level. It can literally transform […]

21Aug, 2019

5 reasons why early dental and orthodontic checks are important

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The healthy development of any child depends on many factors, but everyone knows about the importance of good dental and orthodontic care from an early age on. Even when they’re only growing their first teeth or baby teeth, it’s important to look after your children’s oral health.   At Angel Orthodontics we offer dental and orthodontic check-ups, because we understand how tooth and gum problems like malocclusions or gum disease can be prevented with early intervention. The habits children develop will be sure to last well into adulthood. Therefore, it is […]

11Jun, 2019

Can I see my hygienist while wearing braces?

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Having braces fitted means your oral health is affected. That’s why brushing and flossing, and other aspects of oral hygiene, are important when you are wearing braces. Gingivitis, tartar and demineralisation are frequent signs to see under braces if your oral hygiene is not adequate. The presence of brackets, wires and bands can make it tricky to clean thoroughly. To keep your teeth and gums healthy during your orthodontic treatment you should have the plaque removed often. Benefits of good oral health when wearing braces Research has shown a link […]

tooth enamel erosion and tooth decay
6May, 2019

Best expert tips to prevent tooth erosion with the right diet

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Enamel is vital for the protection of our teeth. This substance is the hardest found in our body, it forms the outside of each tooth which protects the sensitive dentine underneath. When the enamel is worn away, the dentine is exposed, which may lead to pain and sensitivity and can eventually lead to tooth decay. Since tooth enamel can’t be repaired in any way, it is important that we take good care of our teeth. Dental erosion caused by acid has long-term effects on dental health. For this reason you […]

28Apr, 2019

What do your teeth reveal about you?

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Teeth are unique like fingerprints – nobody on this planet can have identical ones. They are the individual features that help identify us as who we are. While the main job of teeth is chewing food, they have many functions, and they can also provide us with valuable information about health and diet. Additionally, they can also be used for identification, among other things. What our teeth reveal about us A healthy diet is often testament to healthy teeth. By examining teeth and how healthy they are, a lot about […]