News about Endodontics

My tooth aches. I’m in pain. What do I do?

7th August 2020 | Vanessa Giraud

Coronavirus (Covid-19) update: During the lockdown regular dental care was restricted. Dentists are now re-opening and gradually offering a wider range of treatments. Because of the current pandemic, and because placing fillings creates an aerosol effect that can contribute to the spread of the virus, dentists currently need to wear full PPE for this otherwise…

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My filling fell out! What do I do?

5th July 2020 | Vanessa Giraud

Find answers here to our most asked question: “My filling fell out. What next?” And now, people also ask: “When will dentists place fillings again?” Coronavirus (Covid-19) update: During the lockdown regular dental care was restricted. Dentists are now re-opening and gradually offering a wider range of treatments. Because of the current pandemic, and because…

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Dentist Aryaan Khalid joins the team

4th November 2019 | Vanessa Giraud

Updated January 2020 Dentist welcomes patients in SpaDental Ledbury, Ross on Wye and Tewkesbury. He is dedicated to helping patients achieve their best oral and dental health and especially enjoys restorative work. We know that quite often people don’t want to visit the dentist. Sometimes it’s because of anxiety or fear, but often it’s because…

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Answers to your root canal worries make it easier

12th September 2019 | SpaDental Administrator

Sometimes just the phrase ‘root canal’ worries patients. A root canal filling is a dental procedure that does have a reputation for hurting. But actually it’s not the treatment that hurts – it’s usually the pain before the treatment that is the problem. Root canal therapy will actually solve your pain and even save your…

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I think I’ve got an abscess in my mouth! What do I do now?

27th February 2019 | Vanessa Giraud

Coronavirus (Covid-19) update – March 2020 During lockdown regular dental care is restricted. Please read the tips below about what you can do until you’re able to visit the dentist. If your face is swollen, or you’re in pain, you may reach for medication to reduce it. However, because of the continuing spread of coronavirus,…

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A massive thank you to your Plymouth team

10th August 2017 | Louise Burgess

I would just like to say a massive Thank You to your team. I had a completely pain free complex root canal (which is a first for me!) today as an emergency appointment and the team genuinely could not do enough for me. Alex and his clinical team were gentle, communicative, completely unhurried and clearly…

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Tim Esau in Manchester at the A-Z of Endodontics course

4th October 2014 | SpaDental Administrator

On the 3rd of October 2014, Tim attended The A-Z of Endodontics with Dr Cliff Ruddle in Manchester. Covering every stage of an endodontic treatment from cavity access to re-treatment, this comprehensive event included comprehensive instruction about root canal treatment from a clinical, procedural and product perspective – from one of the world’s leading endodontic…

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Root Canal Treatment From Start To Finish

5th March 2013 | Helen Hewison

The procedure for Root Canal Treatment is normally carried out over 1 to 3 visits.  At the first appointment: Rubber Dam is placed   Rubber dam is placed.  This is a small rubber sheet, supported on a frame which is placed over the tooth and used to isolate that tooth’s root canal from further infection…

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Don’t Worry About Root Canal Treatment

12th February 2013 | Helen Hewison

  Root Canal Treatment, sometimes known as a root filling, is a type of treatment that is feared by most patients all over the world. According to research done by Endodontists, it is revealed that those fears stem from hearing other people’s stories about their experiences, and people actually believe the treatment to be just…

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Testimonials

Plymouth dentists "excellent care" and "professional service"

Kind words from our patients mean a lot to us. Thank you! We're very happy to read reviews that commend the  Plymouth team and the dentists "excellent care" and "professional service". Recent patient reviews commend our excellent care: "In safe and caring hands - Without exception the treatment I have received has been outstanding. From the reception staff through each of the individuals involved, their focus is on you and you're fully involved in any…

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Fantastic Saltash patient reviews - thank you!

We very much enjoyed reading the lovely Saltash patient reviews we've received in response to our recent request for feedback. On behalf of all the staff, thank you so much for your lovely comments. We sincerely appreciate your kind words, and will also use your recommendations in our planning. SpaDental considers your review comments carefully. We read them all, and use the information we gather to guide our practice so we can keep on improving…

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Thank you for SpaDental Chard patient reviews

A very appreciative thank you to our patients from the clinicians and staff at SpaDental Chard. It has been a pleasure reading your comments because if our patients are happy, then we're happy. Feedback about the team and treatment from SpaDental Chard reviews "Everyone in the practice is efficient, professional and knowledgeable." - HCG  "5 Star Dental Care - Being in the centre of Chard, [the SpaDental] surgery is easily accessible for most patients. The…

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Plymouth patient reviews and suggestions - thank you!

SpaDental Plymouth sincerely thanks everyone who responds to our request to review the practice. We love reading all your positive comments. That said, we also take on board the suggestions you make. Because we take Plymouth patient reviews seriously, we read them carefully to see if anyone is less than satisfied with their experience and we use that information to guide our practice. Our review rating of 4.7 stars (out of 5) highlights Plymouth patient…

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Reviews Tewkesbury - thank you for your appreciation.

This last week we asked our patients who have visited the practice in the last few months to submit their comments online. We truly appreciate your kind comments. Thank you from all of us for your lovely reviews. Read about our new treatment for patients who have breathing difficulties while they're sleeping. Your opinion is important. Amongst other questions, we ask patients whether or not they would recommend the surgery to their family and friends.…

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Here to support service veterans - SpaDental Plymouth

"This was my first dental appointment since leaving the Armed Forces two years ago, and having left it far too long I eventually thought I ought to try to get myself an NHS dentist. Recognizing the unique challenges that veterans face when they leave the military, Spa Dental's veterans policy enabled me to get an initial appointment and receive treatment as an NHS patient - exactly what I'd hoped for. The professionalism and friendliness of…

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"Absolutely delighted" with veneers - SpaDental Whitchurch, Shropshire

A glowing testimonial for Dental Surgeon - veneers SpaDental Whitchurch Shropshire. Veneers SpaDental Whitchurch Shropshire "Excellent treatment! Absolutely delighted! Dr Jindal replaced two veneers for me, providing throughout brilliant treatment. He advised me of the options for the veneers and I opted for the better quality ones. The whole process was methodical and precise, keeping me informed step by step during the whole procedure. Great attention to detail was given to myself and the implants…

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High praise for Lucy Smith and Maria Shrigley, Plymouth.

Dental Surgeon and her assistant are helping anxious patients to manage dental visits more easily. High praise for the team! We know that it can be hard for people to come in to see the dentist. Here's one message: "I just wanted to say a huge thank you for your care at my recent dental visit. Lucy, I know because of your care and attention to my needs I feel so much better attending an…

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A great dental service to Plymouth patients.

We really appreciate all the reviews we're getting from patients who visit SpaDental Plymouth. Your feedback helps us feel confident we give good advice and offer a great dental service to Plymouth patients. Thank you! Here are some recent reviews: These two reviews highlight the importance of regular examination of the soft tissues in the mouth. "I feel... grateful to [my dentist] for referring me to Derriford hospital for a lump to be removed from…

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Approval ratings are high for Ledbury! Thank you for your reviews.

At SpaDental Ledbury we're enjoying reading your reviews! In April, we asked you to share your experiences with us. We've been emailing our patients to ask you to fill in on-line forms so that we know how your appointments went. It's been heart-warming to read the kind things that you've said about us in your reviews. Thank you! Here are a few of the comments that we've received: "Very professional. Always polite and helpful. Easy…

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Updated: 2nd August 2020

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