Free mouth cancer checks

Are you mouth-aware? Beware lumps, bumps and ulcers! The number of people in the UK diagnosed with mouth cancer has increased by a third in the last decade – the disease now takes more lives each year than road traffic accidents do. As many as one in seven of us knows somebody with mouth cancer, according ...

Are others seeing the real you?

‘I hid my smile for years! Now I don’t have to.’ We often hear the above words from patients who have had work done on their teeth at Woodford House. ‘Smile-hiding’ generally starts in the teens, as the individual starts to become self-conscious about their looks – but it can also develop in later years, particularly ...

Attention sports lovers

Are you fully kitted out for your favourite sport? You need us! We can help with: preventing injury to your teeth and gums repairing existing damage solutions for tooth loss solutions for historical damage such as cracks and discolouration ways to spread costs including helpful payment plans Mouth guards If you take part in sports of any kind, you will know the importance ...

Oral cancer detection

  It’s not just about teeth. Cancer of the mouth, or oral cancer, is on the increase in Britain, according to the Oral Health Foundation. The past few years have seen an increase in the number of reported cases to approaching 6,000 a year for a disease that used to be comparatively rare. The disease is the ...

Keep them pearly

  The whiter they are, the better they look – but is it really worth having your teeth whitened, and is it safe? In the natural world, a good set of white teeth is seen as an outward indication of good health, as well as of youth – so whether we are aware of it or not, ...

Headaches and jaw pain

Put away those tablets and make an appointment with your dentist! Do you ever wake up with an unexplained headache? Or do you sometimes suffer from an aching jaw? Either of these may indicate you are grinding your teeth at night… without any idea you are doing it. A good dentist will be able to tell straight away ...

Straighter teeth – smile for success!

Does your smile reflect the real YOU? A genuine, confident and natural-looking smile has a real effect on people. Improving yours could well win you that job, that promotion or that date! It’s all about the signals a smile can give; how it can make someone feel about themselves – and how it can strongly influence ...

Could dental implants be right for you?

Have you loose or missing teeth, or do you wear dentures? Dental implants could change your life If any of your teeth are weak or loose – or perhaps you’ve lost them already – they will need replacing. While dentures suit some people’s needs very well, there are major disadvantages to others such as difficulties with ...

Holiday checklist

If you’re going on holiday soon, it’s worth making a list of the essentials that will make your trip both hassle-free, and more fun. Let us help you! •    Passport •    Tickets (aeroplane/train/cruise ship) •    Hotel or resort accommodation details •    Sunblock (to protect your skin from the harsh rays of the sun) •    Insect repellent •    Credit card/ATM or debit ...