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Dental Emergencies During Christmas

Health tips | 14 Dec 2021

Don’t wait until January to get emergency dental help The team at The Neem Tree is issuing an important reminder this Christmas season. Do not wait until January to get dental treatment, we have our services open throughout the festive season to allow you to get emergency help for those who need it!’ A trip […]

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Christmas and Healthy Teeth

Health tips | 14 Dec 2021

On the 12th day of Christmas my dentist gave to me…A great guide to a healthy festive period (for the adults) This period of time can be a very tough time for your gums and teeth but don’t worry, the expert team at The Neem Tree are on hand to help your teeth through this […]

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Dental Implants and Metal Allergy

Uncategorised | 02 Dec 2021

In general, the allergic risk of titanium material that is used in dental implants is smaller than that of other metal materials. However, the increase in prevalence of allergic reactions to such implants have caused many to worry about their implants.  Can I get dental implants if I have a metal allergy? The short answer […]

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Different Brands of Dental Implants

Uncategorised | 02 Dec 2021

There is no argument that dental implants have become a very popular and remarkable innovation within dentistry. They are design to replace damaged to lost teeth due to severe decay or disease. Dental implants can now be used to replace multiple teeth with a natural looking and fully functional prosthetic.  There are many advantages in […]

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Vaping vs Smoking: The Dental Overview

Uncategorised | 01 Dec 2021

Oral Health Condition  Caused by Smoking Caused by Vaping Tooth Staining Yes Yes (less than smoking) Gum Disease Yes Yes Oral Cancer Yes Potentially (need more research) Tooth Grinding  Yes Yes Increased chance of cavities Yes (to a small extent) Yes (to a large extent) Bad Breath  Yes Yes (less than smoking) All the warnings […]

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Eating Disorders and Dental Health

Uncategorised | 01 Dec 2021

You have read again and again that what you eat impacts your oral health. Eating a lot of high sugar and starchy foods often lead to gum disease and tooth decay while a poor diet with highly acidic foods and drinks leads to cavities, enamel erosion and tooth sensitivity. But did you know that eating […]

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My Invisalign Story

Uncategorised | 01 Dec 2021

This is the anonymised story of how one of the Neem Tree family restored their smile with Invisalign. When I was looking at getting Invisalign, there were so many recommendations to visit The Neem Tree. Although there was lots of information around and so many different dentists offering the same service, the reviews for The […]

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What is Baby Bottle Decay?

Health tips | 08 Nov 2021

Even though your child’s baby teeth are temporary, they are still incredibly important and are still highly susceptible to cavities. When a child develops decay at this young age it is often referred to as Baby Bottle Decay or Early Childhood Caries.  It is incredibly important for your child to have strong and healthy teeth […]

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Healthy Halloween: Trick or Treat Ideas

Health tips | 29 Oct 2021

Ghouls, ghosts and goblins … it’s officially Halloween 2021. It’s that sweet and sugary time of year but even vampires have sparkling white teeth… which means your little gremlins should have exceptionally white teeth too! Halloween is such a fun holiday and definitely one of our favourites. Halloween is definitely the event of the year […]

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Diabetes and Gum Disease

Health tips | Hygiene | 15 Sep 2021

Keeping your mouth, gums and teeth healthy with a great oral health routine is an important part of managing your diabetes. If you have diabetes, it is quite likely that you may have prolonged high blood glucose levels. This may increase your risk of oral health problems, such as gum disease. It is important to […]

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