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What is Composite Bonding?

Cosmetic Dentistry | 15 Jun 2022

Composite bonding is an affordable way to achieve the smile you are dreaming of. It’s a cosmetic procedure that can be used to fix chipped, discoloured, or fractured teeth. 

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Is Invisalign Really as Good as They Say?

Orthodontics | 01 Jun 2022

Heard about Invisalign and wondering if it’s the right choice for you? Many teeth alignment issues can be improved using the Invisalign system, so there is a good chance you can be helped.

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Vegan Food and Dental Health

Health tips | 02 Jan 2022

Are you considering or already following a plant based diet and wondering how vegan food can affect your dental health? The effects of vegan or vegetarian diets on health, especially oral health, are still widely debated. In this article we will look into some of the benefits as well as some of the risks. Veganism […]

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Alcohol and Oral Health

Health tips | 01 Jan 2022

Why is alcohol so bad for your teeth? Alcoholic drinks including beer, cider and white wine can be very acidic which can cause erosion of the enamel on your teeth which could possibly lead to a lot of pain and sensitivity. Alcoholic spirits such as whiskey and vodka have a very high alcohol content which […]

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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

Restorative Dentistry | 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

Restorative Dentistry | 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

Health tips | 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

Health tips | 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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