LINGUAL BRACES VS CLEAR ALIGNERS: WHICH IS THE BETTER OPTION FOR STRAIGHTENING YOUR TEETH? Lingual Braces Both lingual braces and clear aligners can be effective options for straightening your teeth, but the best choice for you will depend on your individual needs and preferences. Lingual braces are similar to traditional braces but are attached to the back of your teeth rather than the front. This makes them less noticeable, but they can be more difficult to clean and may cause some discomfort or difficulty with speech at first. Lingual braces can be a good choice for people with
INTRODUCING DR KAREN SIDHU We are pleased to Introduce Dr Karen Sidhu, a new Dental Implant Consultant here at Stourcote Dental Practice. Karen has arrived with 18 years of experience since she graduated from Sheffield Dental School. She has completed her One to One Certificate in implantology from the University of Sheffield. Dr Sidhu has also worked in Oral Surgery and Restorative surgery Hospital Departments in the UK. She also deepened her knowledge by getting further qualifications through the Royal College of Surgeons and Kings College London. She has taught and supervised undergraduate dental students, and we are thrilled to
Loyal Patient Dennis Evans 95 gets a check-up at home from Stourcote dental practice Dr Jaswinder Jandu. It's heartening to see that there are still loyal patients still going strong even in these uncertain times. Although 95 and staying at home during the pandemic, Dennis Evans still wanted to have his regular dental check-up. Dr Jandu Clinical Director of Stourcote Dental Practice was happy to oblige. Dr Jaz made a home visit to make sure that his teeth were strong and healthy and do a quick scale and clean and as a thank you for staying with the practice through
Meet Dr Dinesh Phakkey Our Implant Dentist Dinesh has been with the practice since October; however he has 15 years experience in placing implants and has found a real passion for his job. Our patients have really warmed to Dinesh and he has achieved amazing results for our patients. What Are Dental Implants? A dental implant is an artificial tooth root that is placed into your jaw to hold a crown or bridge. Dental implants may be an option for people who have lost a tooth or teeth due to periodontal disease, an injury, or some other reason. Boost Your
There’s strength in a smile. A smile can disarm the guarded and revive the weary. Your smile is so important to not only you, but your smile can make someone else’s day. Smiles are rated one of the most attractive features, you wouldn’t want to hide yours. Did You Know? Smiling boosts your immune system because your whole body relaxes when you smile? So why not give yourself a reason to smile, with whiter teeth you’ll never want to frown again. You’re not alone, we’d all like a whiter smile and with professional whitening you can turn that frown upside
On Friday 6th December 2019 we were pleased to host a meet and greet for our patients to meet our lovely new dentist, Dr Matthew Walker. We had a fantastic turnout and we thank our patients for their support - it was great to see so many turn up. We took a lot of photos on the day, please have a browse through them and if you were unable to attend on the day, please call us on 01384 394 215 and we will be happy to arrange an appointment with Matthew.