Year: 2015

Seasons Greetings from our Purley Dental Team

A few gentle oral health reminders at this festive time of the year. We are sure that patients of the Confidental Clinic dental practice in Purley are looking forward to Christmas, perhaps dashing out to the shops to purchase last

Are Partial Dentures Still A Good Solution For Missing Teeth?

With newer alternatives now available, do dentures still have a role to play? Losing a tooth can result in a person not feeling comfortable to smile; especially where the tooth is a highly visible front one. Very few people would

Emergency Dental Care in Purley

When a dental emergency strikes, take action straight away. Even those of us who take good care of our teeth, brushing and flossing them daily and paying regular visits to our Purley dental practice for checkups, are still at risk

Looking After Your Dental Implants

Advice from our Purley dentist will help to ensure the longevity of your dental implants. Dental implants are now considered to be a well established and successful method of teeth replacement. Offering longevity, along with security and comfort, it is

Dental Bonding and Gum Lifts

A look at two less well-known procedures available at our Purley dental practice. The majority of the blogs on our Confidental Clinic website are about ‘headline’ procedures such as dental implants, teeth straightening or tooth whitening. These are all excellent

Cleaning Between the Teeth – Our Purley Dentist Discusses

Oral health care means more than simply brushing your teeth. From a very young age, most of us are taught the importance of cleaning our teeth. How well we are taught, and how well we are supervised, can have a

Why You Shouldn’t Ignore Crooked Teeth

Unexpected problems can occur when teeth are uneven. The British have a reputation for having crooked teeth. This has largely been exaggerated by American comedy programmes which perhaps is unsurprising from a country where cosmetic dentistry is commonplace. In the

Valuing NHS Dental Care

Why we are proud to be an NHS dentist in Purley. A lot could be written about the NHS, and a lot has and will be, from a political perspective for some time to come. What is almost certain though

An Affordable Whiter Smile in Purley!

nice white smile

Having a great smile does not have to cost the Earth. Cosmetic dentistry is sometimes associated with expensive treatments in the eyes of many. Whilst it is true that some procedures, such as dental implants, which require, skill, precision and

Cutting Costs, Cutting Corners

Image of a dental implant

The pitfalls of travelling abroad to have dental implants placed. It would be naive to think that people don’t consider the cost factor when looking at cosmetic dental treatments. Whilst some procedures, such as our popular teeth whitening procedure, are