NHS Inspection At Brightside Dental

November 1st, 2018

As discussed in a blog post a few weeks ago, the number one priority at Brightside Dental is the safety of our patients and team members. We have recently been awarded to service an NHS contract for complex oral surgery (extractions) throughout Haringey. Prior to this, we had to complete a complex application and process […]

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Are You Wearing Your Teeth Away While You Sleep?

October 18th, 2018

The 9th Annual Bruxism Awareness Week runs from 22nd to 28th October 2018.      Clenching or grinding of the teeth (bruxism to use the medical term), is thought to affect around 80% of adults. Unfortunately, most people are unaware of grinding their teeth as it happens whilst sleeping and for many, there is no […]

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Refurbishment At Brightside Dental

October 10th, 2018

The practice has been running for over 35 years, with us being very fortunate that many of our patients have been visiting us since the beginning or soon after that time. Dentistry is an ever changing profession and since taking over the practice 8 years ago, one of my aims has been to keep us […]

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What’s The Number One Priority At Brightside Dental?

October 2nd, 2018

The safety of our patients and team members is the single most important area of focus on a day to day basis. In order to ensure we are working in the safest manner, we ensure all our equipment and materials are of a high quality and regularly maintained and serviced where necessary.   Click to […]

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How Our Patients Have Rated Brightside’s Customer Service

September 18th, 2018

As all our regular patients know, we ask for their feedback at the end of each appointment by completing four questions. Click to see our results for the month of August  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L0iWpa8_hRU Why do we do this? We want to provide the best level of service we can. We understand not many people enjoy visiting […]

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Madonna’s Dental Grill Is Nothing New

September 12th, 2018

Madonna was seen recently whilst out for her birthday flashing a dental grill. This is a craze that has become increasingly popular among celebrities over the past few years and seemed to start with  musicians, in particular hip hop artists. However. on a recent trip to Mexico, I visited one of the 7 Wonders of […]

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Should Mouthguards Be Worn For Sports?

September 4th, 2018

Mouthguards, sportguards, gum shields or whatever you choose to call them, have one sole purpose and that’s to protect your teeth and mouth from damage. Monday 3rd September marked the first International Mouthguard Day, to coincide with children returning to school for the new year. We recommend wearing a mouthguard for any type of contact […]

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Should I Use Charcoal Toothpaste To Whiten My Teeth?

August 20th, 2018

Charcoal toothpastes, mouthwashes and other products have been around for a few years and are becoming more popular with people wanting a simple and quick fix to whiten their teeth. Watch this weeks episode, where Ketan our practice principal discusses potential issues that may be caused by charcoal toothpastes and will hopefully help you make […]

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Do I Need A Check Up Every 6 Months?

August 13th, 2018

One of the most common questions we are asked in the practice, or assumed by patients is that they need to see us for a check up every six months.                     Watch the video, where Ketan our practice principal advises on our recommendations of when you […]

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Record Month For Brightside During The Record Hot Summer

August 8th, 2018

As all our regular patients know, we ask for their feedback at each visit with us so we can assess our performance and work on ways we can improve our level of customer service. Ketan, our practice principal share the feedback results for July in this video and also talks about online reviews that have […]

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