Treatments

You Have Nothing To Lose But The Gaps

January 5th, 2017

At Brightside Dental, we offer a range of dental treatments to replace missing teeth. We will discuss the advantages and disadvantages of each option at your consultation. Dental implants are the closest you can get to the look and feel of a natural tooth. Dental implants are designed to match your existing teeth and can […]

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Why You Need To Book Your Man To See The Dentist

December 6th, 2016

It is a well known fact that men tend to visit doctors and dentists much less frequently than women for routine appointments. At Brightside Dental, we regularly have women saying, they are constantly telling/nagging *delete as applicable (depending if you’re male or female) to arrange a dental appointment. There are many reasons people choose not […]

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Teeth Straightening Doesn’t Mean Looking Like Ugly Betty

November 22nd, 2016

Ketan, our practice principal has undertaken a 9 month training course in advanced orthodontics, which has involved over 70 hours of training in Wales, along with various course assessments, case logs and reading. He is now able to provide a wider range of teeth straightening options for our clients.  This will be followed by a […]

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We Cater For Cowards At Brightside Dental

November 15th, 2016

Alina first visited Brightside Dental, having not been to a dentist for over 2 years because of a dental phobia. She was very nervous and anxious about having dental treatment as a result of a bad experience in the past when a tooth was removed and also because she found dental treatment to be painful […]

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Mouth Cancer Awareness Month November 2016

November 7th, 2016

Mouth Cancer Awareness month is held in November every year and is supported by the Mouth Cancer Foundation and the British Health Foundation. As a result of this event, many are now taking the subject seriously which studies now resulted in an increase in early detection of mouth cancer and much higher survival rates – […]

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Should You Be Flossing?

October 3rd, 2016

There have been a number of stories in the media recently about the cleaning of your mouth- toothbrushes, toothpastes, mouthwash and floss. The biggest question that has come up is, do we really need to floss? Most people are already used to just brushing alone, but many are asking if it is really important to […]

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What Impact Can A New Smile Have?

September 19th, 2016

Our vision statement at Brightside Dental is improving the lives of our clients. One way we achieve that is by helping people to improve their smiles, which can have a huge impact on their comfort, being able to eat, the look of their smile and level of confidence. Brian recently undertook a course of dental […]

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Oral Health Advice During Pregnancy

September 5th, 2016

If you are planning to become pregnant or suspect that you are pregnant, it’s very important to maintain dental visits. When you are pregnant, you may experience changes in your mouth. The main reason is due to a surge in hormones that can cause your gum tissues to exaggerate a normal reaction to plaque. If plaque is […]

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Have You Ever Considered Cosmetic Dental Treatment?

August 22nd, 2016

There are many ways to improve the way you look. Some of the most effective and least invasive options involve cosmetic dental treatment, for which there are many choices available to suit what you want to achieve. Joanne recently completed a course of dental treatment with us to improve here smile. She discusses her experience […]

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Is Sport Bad For You?

August 15th, 2016

The answer to this has to be no. However, sports drinks can be bad for your teeth. With a summer of sport including Euro 2016 and the Olympics, it is a time where athletes are most likely to suffer dental problems. Honing their bodies through intense physical effort, athletes refuel with energy drinks, gels and […]

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