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Heavy metal generation teeth? Why not turn your restorations a whiter shade of pale?

2nd May 2018 | Vanessa Giraud

Can you remember the spectrum from Black Sabbath through Deep Purple to Moody Blues? If so, chances are you’ll have some heavy metal too. Are you between 45 and 75? Then you probably still have most of your own teeth, but with work done on them.  Not happy with your old restoration work? These days,…

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Knocked out tooth? What do I do?

4th April 2018 | Vanessa Giraud

Accidents happen, we all know that. And they can happen so fast. Unfortunately, a knocked out tooth is a common consequence. Amongst all the first aid tips and tricks parents need to have up their sleeve, it’s good to know how to save teeth. Don’t wait until there’s an emergency, read on now, so you’ll…

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Big cats + big teeth = bigger tooth problems

3rd March 2018 | Vanessa Giraud

Today is World Wildlife Day, and the focus for this year is: Big Cats – Predators Under Threat World Wildlife Day 2018 is focusing on raising awareness of the falling numbers of big cats in the world.  Cat numbers are declining as their historic habitats shrink. As humans encroach on their territory, big cats are…

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Can I change my smile?

23rd February 2018 | Vanessa Giraud

There was a time when good teeth were a genetic gift. But nowadays good teeth are a gift you can give to yourself. If you ask, “Can I change my smile?” Our answer is, “Yes!” It may not be a simple process, there may be many steps, and you may not want to go the…

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Dental Implant Consultations Thursday 26th September now available in Plymouth.

15th August 2013 | Heather Cresswell

We are delighted to announce that we have availability for  Consultations on Thursday 26th September at the practice in Plymouth.    A dental implant is a small part made of titanium or titanium zirconium which is placed in the jaw bone in place of the missing natural tooth root. The implant can be surgically inserted under local anesthetic…

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A Gift Of A Make Over For One Of Our Patients.

30th July 2013 | Helen Hewison

  ” I am so pleased with my new look”    One of our patients has had quite extensive treatment provided over the last few months including implant crowns and bridges.  When she first came to the Practice she was extremely nervous and always had to come with her Mum.  She is a different person now…

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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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Services We Provide

30th January 2013 | Helen Hewison

    Gemma, our Principal dentist and Linda, her nurse, are available by appointment to visit Residential and Nursing homes on a regular basis within Shropshire. “We started at Yockleton Grange and found it very rewarding”  said Linda.    The services we provide outside of the surgery setting are:  Dental Examination; Full mouth cancer screen; fluoride applications; Oral…

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Enter Our Competition And Win A Free Dental Implant And Whitening Treatment last opportunity to enter

22nd January 2013 | Helen Hewison

FIRST LIKE    THEN SHARE   We’re Giving Away A Free Dental Implant Along With Whitening Treatment. Got a tooth missing? Need a Dental Implant? You could win a free one if you enter our New Year Competition.    To celebrate our short listing for Best Implant Practice at the National Private Dentistry Awards, we are giving away a free Implant Tooth along with a course of…

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Enter Our Competition And Win A Free dental Implant And Whitening Treatment on first come bases!

17th January 2013 | Helen Hewison

FIRST LIKE    THEN SHARE   We’re Giving Away A Free Dental Implant Along With Whitening Treatment. Got a tooth missing? Need a Dental Implant? You could win a free one if you enter our New Year Competition.    To celebrate our short listing for Best Implant Practice at the National Private Dentistry Awards, we are giving away a free Implant Tooth along with a course of…

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Lost A Tooth Recently ?????

16th January 2013 | Helen Hewison

Tooth Loss Tooth loss can be an embarrassing condition that most adults aged twenty and older have had to deal with. Most people in this age bracket have lost at least one permanent tooth to an accident, gum disease, a failed root canal, tooth decay, excessive wear and tear or congenital defects. Regardless of the…

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We’re Giving Away A Free Dental Implant Along With Whitening Treatment

16th January 2013 | Helen Hewison

FIRST LIKE    THEN SHARE  Hurry, We’re Giving Away A Free Dental Implant Along With Whitening Treatment. This is one of the implants that you could win if you enter our New Year Competition. To celebrate our short listing for Best Implant Practice at the National Private Dentistry Awards, we are giving away a free Implant Tooth along with a course of Whitening Treatment.  We need…

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Hurry, We’re Giving Away An Implant And Whitening Treatment

14th January 2013 | Helen Hewison

FIRST LIKE    THEN SHARE  Hurry, We’re Giving Away An Implant And Whitening Treatment. This is one of the implants that you could win if you enter our New Year Competition.    To celebrate our short listing for Best Implant Practice at the National Private Dentistry Awards, we are giving away a free Implant Tooth along with a course of Whitening Treatment.  We need…

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Free Implant And Whitening

11th January 2013 | Helen Hewison

Free Implant To Celebrate Best Implant Practice Shortlisting LIKE THEN SHARE This is one of the implants that you could win if you enter our New Year Competition.    Before The Implant Is Placed To celebrate our short listing for Best Implant Practice at the National Private Dentistry Awards, we are giving away a free Implant Tooth along with a course of Whitening Treatment. …

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Free Implant To Celebrate Best Implant Practice Shortlisting 02

10th January 2013 | Helen Hewison

  Free Implant To Celebrate Best Implant Practice Shortlisting This is one of the implants that you could win if you enter our New Year Competition. Before The Implant Is Placed To celebrate our short listing for Best Implant Practice at the National Private Dentistry Awards, we are giving away a free Implant Tooth along with a course of Whitening Treatment.  We need…

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Free Implant To Celebrate Best Implant Practice Shortlisting

7th January 2013 | Helen Hewison

Free Implant To Celebrate Best Implant Practice Shortlisting This is one of the implants that you could win if you enter our New Year Competition.   To celebrate our short listing for Best Implant Practice at the National Private Dentistry Awards, we are giving away a free Implant Tooth along with a course of Whitening Treatment.  We need to get to 500 followers…

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Free Implant To Celebrate Best Implant Practice Shortlisting

7th January 2013 | Helen Hewison

Free Implant To Celebrate Best Implant Practice Shortlisting This is one of the implants that you could win if you enter our New Year Competition. To celebrate our short listing for Best Implant Practice at the National Private Dentistry Awards, we are giving away a free Implant Tooth along with a course of Whitening Treatment.  We need to get to 500 followers in…

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Jaw Joint Problems

27th November 2012 | Helen Hewison

  Jaw Joint Problems (TMJ) The letters TMJ are short for ‘temporo-mandibular joint’, which is the joint connecting your lower jaw to your skull. If your teeth do not fit together properly or if there is an imbalance between where your teeth bite together and where your jaw joints have their rest position, problems might…

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First Class Care Without A Shadow Of A Doubt!

14th November 2012 | Helen Hewison

I can safely say, without a shadow of a doubt, that the dental care I have received at SpaDental, Wem has been absolutely first class and the best I have ever experienced. I don’t believe you could ever find a more professional and caring dental practitioner than Gemma. Her gentle manner and excellent communication skills…

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My Teeth Are So Grey and Chipped! What Can I Do?

8th November 2012 | Helen Hewison

  Veneers: Information, Pros & Cons Dental veneers are custom-made ultra-thin shells of tooth coloured material designed to cover the front surface of teeth to improve their appearance. The veneers are bonded adhesively to the front of the tooth to fix the look of teeth that are chipped, discoloured, misaligned, uneven, worn down or abnormally spaced….

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Crusty Bread!!! Thought My Tooth Was A Gonna!

13th September 2012 | Helen Hewison

CRUSTY BREAD “Good to eat but not good for your teeth!!! I thought I’d broken my tooth so badly that it couldn’t be repaired!!!  SpaDental, Wem where able to restore my tooth to its former glory.” New techniques in crown restoration mean that even the most broken down tooth can be conservatively restored to their…

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WOW Which one is the crown???

23rd August 2012 | Helen Hewison

Wow I love my new crown! I can hardly tell which one it is. It is an EMAX crown.

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I Have No reservations in Recommending SpaDental Wem

6th August 2012 | Helen Hewison

Recently I have completed an extensive programme of reconstructive work to my teeth and bite pattern. This included dental implants, crowns and some bridgework. The procedures were carried out at the Chapel Street Dental and Implant Centre, Wem, by Dr Gemma Cockburn and Associates. From the first consultation, where the alternatives to correct my condition…

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Are You Missing One or More Teeth ? What About Dental Implants?

31st July 2012 | Helen Hewison

ARE YOU: Missing one or more teeth? Having trouble with loose dentures? Unhappy with your bridge? Dental implants will keep you smiling for life. Dental Implants are replacement teeth that look and feel just like your own. You can eat whatever you like without the inconvenience of ill fitting dentures or missing teeth. Best of…

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Testimonials

The positive effect of dental implants - a patient's story

Regaining the function and appearance of your teeth really can be life-changing. One of our patients explains the positive effect of dental implant treatment. Be sure to read to the end of the letter to find out why our patient was "eternally grateful." This patient's letter is a lovely testimonial to the skill of our dental surgeon , and the positive effect dental implant treatment can have on someone's life. Dear James, I am writing…

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From a bridge to implants - a testimonial - Glastonbury

  "It was fantastic!" Enthusiasm and kind words from a patient, appreciating the skill of dental surgeon . Instead of restoring a dental bridge, the patient opted to have implants placed. FAQs about dental implants James places his 1,000th life-changing dental implant  Dental implants step by step. No other dentist in the land I would ever trust "During a Saturday in November a front bridge broke and I was unable to get through to my…

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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. Your opinion is important. Amongst other questions, we ask patients whether or not they would recommend the surgery to their family and friends. After all, a recommendation is the best sort of reference! Your additional comments have…

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Here to support service veterans - SpaDental Plymouth

"This was my first dental appointment since leaving the Armed Forces 2 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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More Plymouth patient appreciation for SpaDental - thank you!

Since we piloted the online feedback form for Plymouth patient appreciation or dissatisfaction with our practice, we've had over 300 responses. Thank you so much for taking the time to submit your views. Our review rating of 4.7 stars (out of 5) highlights Plymouth patient appreciation for the work we do. We're smiling with pride, and happy that you're happy! Here are two recent reviews: "Fantastic experience - I was on the NHS waiting list for over…

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High praise for the Plymouth team

Earlier this week, one of our patients sent this lovely message to the Plymouth team. We really appreciate your praise! "I have been a patient at the Hyde Practice [SpaDental Plymouth] for some 46 years, so have seen many changes of staff etc. I have today, been compelled to email you as a result of my latest visit. Far too many people are quick to complain hence this email. I suffer a bit from arthritis. At…

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