Gum disease is probably a condition you’ve heard about. It’s frequently mentioned by York dentists and on the side of toothpaste packets, but what actually is it, what causes it and what are the consequences of it?
It’ll soon be Easter and you might be planning to take a bit of time off work to maximise your holiday. Perhaps you’re planning on going out with friends, or maybe on a few dates? The problem is, you’re feeling a bit embarrassed about your teeth! They’re not as white, or as straight as they […]
If you’re missing a tooth and that gap is causing you to have a lack of confidence in your smile, then you’d presumably be interested in looking at ways to get that tooth replaced? Whether you lost a single tooth to dental problems, or you had a row of teeth knocked out via accident or […]
So you’ve noticed the beautiful smiles around York and you’re wondering how so many people can have a naturally perfect smile. After all, their smiles don’t appear to have been cosmetically altered. The fashion designer Yves St Laurent famously claimed that great clothes will make you notice the woman wearing them and not the clothes […]
How long have you been suffering from tooth discomfort now? Has it been a few days, a few weeks, or even a few months? It sounds like you might need to find yourself a new dentist in York. If you’re feeling a bit guilty because you haven’t visited the dentist in a while, don’t worry […]
With the office Christmas party just around the corner, are you looking to give your smile a makeover? Do you want your teeth to look more attractive before you camp out under the mistletoe? We can help. Here at the Blossom Dental practice in York we offer a comprehensive range of restorative dentistry options for […]
For many adults, one of their biggest regrets is not getting their teeth straightened when they were younger. They come to us realising that their desire for straight teeth has never gone away and wonder what they’re options are. If that sounds familiar, you may be wondering if there is anything you can do to […]
When patients come to us with multiple missing teeth, they often worry that the costs of having dental implants will be prohibitive, usually because they imagine they’ll need an implant for every missing tooth.
Did you know that the most common time to have orthodontics is between the ages of 12 and 16? This is because by the time a child reaches age 12, most, if not all, of their permanent teeth will have erupted and be in place, making any alignment issues easy to spot.
If you have crooked or ‘gappy’ teeth, you may well have thought about orthodontic (teeth straightening) treatment. For thousands of children, teens and adults every year, braces and aligners can offer a life-changing treatment, giving them the straighter smile they’ve always wanted. However, braces aren’t right for everyone. Sometimes people feel they don’t want to […]