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Jul 2021

Ceramic Crown Treatment For A Complicated Tooth Fracture

Our case of the month for July 2021 is quite a complex one involving multiple ceramic crowns after an accident during the first lockdown. Our patient, Xavier, had a cycling accident where he fractured 3 of his front teeth. Now with any trauma case, there is a certain way to handle the situation and it is important not to rush into a specific treatment. The reason being is that once the teeth and gums have been damaged, the consequences may not be apparent for several weeks or months. Hence the use of provis… READ MORE
Jun 2021

ICON White Spot Treatment and Cosmetic Bonding

Our case of the month for May 2021 was a simple one involving ICON to treat a white spot and then cosmetic bonding to repair a small chip. Initially. we used Invisalign Express to treat some mild mis alignment. Putting teeth in the correct position will mean that that any future treatment will always look better especially bonding. The treatment in our case is completely non invasive. There is no need for any drilling, no needles of any sort and no pain! Furthermore, the cost is affordable compared to tradi… READ MORE
May 2021

E Max Crowns

Our case of the month for April was one involving E Max crowns by Ivoclar, which is our opinion, give the best aesthetic results. In the past, tooth coloured dental crowns had a layer of metal underneath for strength with the ceramic bonded on the outside. Now these could look perfectly acceptable but there were issues. Having two layers means that more of the underlying tooth has to be cut down to accommodate the material. For any of you that has read any of our posts knows that we believe in minimally inv… READ MORE
May 2021

Composite Bonding & Lingual Braces Treatment For Front Teeth

Our case of the month for March is a simple but great one- we love it so much! It features composite bonding which is a favourite treatment of ours. People often ask what is cosmetic or composite bonding. Well the answer is simple. For many years, dentists have been using adhesive technology to bond fillings inside of teeth. The same technology can be applied to the outside of teeth to make them look pretty! In essence, if a tooth is worn down, fractured, uneven or discoloured then composite bonding can be … READ MORE
Nov 2017

For our French clients; Dental Inlays and Onlays

This is an article for our French clients on dental inlays and onlays written by Dr. Bruno Delaunay.Définition :Derrière ces deux mots très techniques se cachent en réalité des solutions thérapeutiques modernes pour restaurer vos dents victimes de lésions carieuses. L’inlay et l’onlay sont de plus en plus proposés, leur essor va de pair avec le développement d’une dentisterie dite « à minima ». Un inlay et un onlay sont deux prothèses très similaires. On utilisera le terme : INLAY, pour des petites lé… READ MORE
Jan 2017

Phone line is faulty again!

I am sorry to report that the practice line 0207 7311162 is once again faulty. This is an issue with BT and our service providers and is out of our control. Please e mail to contact us. We apologise for the inconvenience.… READ MORE
Jan 2017

Phone line is up and running

Just an update that our phone lines are now up and running as usual. Should you need to contact us: Tel 0207 7311162 E facebook Twitter @progresdent… READ MORE
Jul 2016

Rogue e mail

This morning our e mail was hacked and a rogue mail was sent out with a PDF attachment. Please DO NOT open this message or provide any password details that may be asked. Out IT team have now secured the e mail and all security settings have been altered. No patient details are affected by this as we use a separate dental software system for this. If you receive any similar future e mails, please delete them and contact us. Thank you.… READ MORE
Aug 2015

Dental Implants to replace missing teeth 2015

Are you missing teeth? One tooth? Several teeth? All missing teeth? If so we can help. Dr Nissit Patel has over ten years experience of placing and restoring dental implants using only the best systems available. Dental implants are the best way to replace missing teeth and finding the right dentist to provide the treatment is vital. If you would like to discuss dental implant treatment with Dr Nissit Patel please do not hesitate to contact us. Tel 0207 7311162 e… READ MORE
Jun 2015

The Truth About Teeth

Did you watch the BBC documentary yesterday The Truth About Teeth? If not, it is well worth catching it on iPlayer. The programme highlighted significant statistics about dental attendance. Vast numbers of the population have not seen a dentist for many years. This is a shocking yet known reality.If you have not been to see a dentist for a while and are nervous about doing so, please feel free to give us a call just for a chat. We will talk to you about modern day dentistry and how many of the old fears ha… READ MORE


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