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Top 5 reasons to have your teeth whitened

With summer well and truly upon us, you might be thinking about forthcoming special occasions such as weddings, birthdays, and summer gatherings. Look your best for the ones you love by choosing … Read more >

Frequently Asked Questions – Six Month Smiles

Six Month Smiles fixed braces have become a global success – over 25 countries are now providers of the system. Inventor Dr. Ryan Swain said of the system, ‘That is what I … Read more >

How to keep your child’s teeth healthy over the summer holidays

The summer holidays can be a challenging time for parents, as the structure and norm of the school routine is interrupted. To avoid your child’s dental hygiene routine falling off the beaten … Read more >

Botox and its uses

Non-surgical facial aesthetics treatments have become increasingly popular over the past decade, with many being attracted to the non-invasive nature of treatment. Botox is one of the most commonly carried out non-surgical … Read more >

Why visiting the dentist is important through all stages of life

It’s easy to be complacent about the dentist at any stage of life but you should never leave your oral health to chance and genetics, taking care in the present to invest in your … Read more >

Don’t delay in seeking orthodontic treatment

With an increasing amount of minimally-invasive brace options available to patients, it’s easier than ever to undergo the orthodontic treatment you need. In 2018, 20% of patients having treatment are adults – this … Read more >

Tackling ageing with Botox treatment at Cornerhouse

Signs of ageing are inevitable and can be tough, but there is a safe and simple way of keeping them at bay in the form of non-surgical facial aesthetics treatments, such as Botox, … Read more >

Dentures: Frequently Asked Questions

Thinking of getting dentures to replace missing teeth? Equip yourself with all you need to know by reading through the most common questions we get asked by patients prior to treatment.  Why … Read more >

The glitzy and glamorous origins of veneers & their properties

The first veneers were created in none other than Hollywood for actors who did not have smiles that cut the camera and glitzy world of film. Veneers were invented by Califonian dentist … Read more >

Protect your child’s teeth: orthodontic mouthguards for sport

Most contact sports in schools won’t start again until the autumn term (although this is not all too far away)! but if your child is taking part in any summer league contact … Read more >

Some of the most interesting and uncommon facts about orthodontics

The world of orthodontics holds some surprisingly interesting facts and trivia (trust us!) Read on to find out how NASA played a part in brace hardware and where braces originally came from…. … Read more >

5 reasons why you should choose dental implants to replace a missing tooth

Dental implants are known to be the best way of replacing a missing tooth, offering a long-term solution to tooth loss and helping to maintain the jawbone. Let’s explore some of the … Read more >

Beyond cosmetic – the benefits of cosmetic dentistry that go beyond smile aesthetics

In addition to improving the aesthetics of your smile, cosmetic dentistry can bring about numerous other benefits, including improved self-confidence, better oral hygiene, and the motivation to maintain your new smile. We explore some … Read more >

Main benefits of professional tooth whitening treatment

Professional tooth whitening is an extremely popular treatment, carried out all over the world. Bespoke, safe, yielding highly aesthetic results: these are just a few of the reasons why you should consider tooth whitening … Read more >

Our top tips for preventing gum disease

From a young age, it is drilled into us that we should take care of our teeth but many of us forget that our gums are actually equally as important. Maintain good … Read more >

Top benefits of dental crowns: don’t delay restoring your tooth

Dental crowns are restorations that fit over the top of a damaged, decayed, or cracked tooth in order to restore function and aesthetic. Read on to find out more about the main … Read more >

Top reasons to have facial rejuvenation treatment

Are you feeling a little self conscious about ageing and want to eliminate some of those emerging wrinkles and lines? Here at Cornerhouse our expert team can help you learn to love … Read more >

All-on-4 dental implants – Frequently Asked Questions

All-on-4 dental implants are an option for patients who do not wish to or are not able to wear dentures. Using only 4 implants, the All-on-4 system anchors a whole set of … Read more >

The popularity of Six Month Smiles

More and more adults are being attracted to orthodontic treatment and with options such as Six Month Smiles and it’s no surprise why. Brace models are less invasive than ever in terms … Read more >

Looking after your teeth post-Easter weekend: diet inspiration that’s kind to your teeth

The Easter weekend can be a time of indulgence, especially if you’ve been committed to lent but it’s OK to fall off the health wagon for a couple of days, as long … Read more >

Why Botox is increasingly popular worldwide

In 2010, the number of people seeking treatment for Botox surpassed 1 million and this figure has risen each year. In the fast-paced climate of today, people are looking for fast-acting solutions … Read more >

Bone grafting process

When you lose a tooth, the bone located at this area of your jaw erodes. Patients need enough jaw bone to support the implants. If this is the case, a highly effective … Read more >

Bespoke crowns at Cornerhouse Dental

A crown is a synthetic cap, most commonly used to restore a broken, weak, decayed or damaged tooth. Here at Cornerhouse Dental, we create crowns to be in-keeping with your smile and … Read more >

Are you a nervous patient? We can help you change the way you think about the dentist….

Dental phobia can make visits to the dentist extremely daunting and here at Cornerhouse, we want all our patients to feel at ease and relaxed about their treatment. IV sedation can also … Read more >

Dental phobia – don’t panic – there are ways around it

Many people in the UK put off going to the dentist due to dental phobia, despite requiring treatment; dental phobia can range from mild discomfort and unrest to severe panic attacks and … Read more >

Top 4 reasons to straighten your teeth in 2018

Have you been putting of having orthodontic treatment for misaligned, crooked, protruding or widely spaced teeth? Don’t let an orthodontic ailment go untreated for any longer in 2018 and make this the … Read more >

Your oral heath – more important than you first thought….

Your oral health is a huge indicator for how the rest of your body is functioning and complications that arise with your oral health can affect the rest of your body The … Read more >

Straighter teeth in as little as 6 months with Six Month Smiles

Are you looking to restore your smile with orthodontic treatment but aren’t keen on the idea of a lengthy treatment period? Six Month Smiles is a state-of-the-art treatment that tackles mild to … Read more >

Why choose facial aesthetics treatments over surgery?

Botox should only ever be administered by an individual with a comprehensive medical background such as a doctor or dentist. Seeking this treatment from anyone other than the latter presents risks and … Read more >

Dental implants – the most effective way of tackling missing

Missing teeth can cause a whole myriad of problems, some of which we will explore in this blog, but don’t fret, because dental implants are a highly-aesthetic and functional solution to vacant … Read more >

Back to school & work – you and your child’s teeth post-Christmas

Christmas is a difficult period for parents – from early December to the end of the month, sweets, chocolate, cakes and the rest will come your child’s way in school, at friends … Read more >

Veneers – an amazing cosmetic solution for damaged teeth 

Do you have a discoloured, cracked, crooked or damaged tooth? If so, as well as impacting on your appearance, this can lead to serious health complications if left untreated for too long. … Read more >

Why facial rejuvenation treatments are a better option than cosmetic surgery 

Here at Cornerhouse, we offer non-invasive facial aesthetics treatment designed to give you younger-looking skin and a fresher, wrinkle-free appearance. Further benefits of facial rejuvenations treatments at Cornerhouse: Get your confidence back … Read more >

Some fun facts and figures about orthodontics….

Orthodontics can be a bit of a dry topic to a layman, but there are many compelling facts and figures surrounding the field as well as some intriguing history – read on … Read more >

Healthy alternatives over the Christmas period

Christmas is, of course, a time for indulging! But there are always times throughout the Christmas period where we need a welcome break from unhealthy foods. Here are a few healthy and … Read more >

Cosmetic dentistry at Cornerhouse: Tooth whitening 

Each month we’ll be looking at how each cosmetic dental treatment we offer can benefit you – this month, it’s tooth whitening!  Why might I need to have my teeth whitened?  Growing … Read more >

Implants and dentures – ways to replace missing teeth 

Replacing a missing tooth is vital to your everyday and overall health as well as to your self confidence. Read on to find out more about your options when it comes to … Read more >

Orthodontic mouthguards – the perfect Christmas gift

Orthodontic mouthguards make a fantastic Christmas gift for your child, allowing them to enjoy contact sports and offering them the highest levels of protection.  What kind of sports do mouthguards protect your … Read more >

Tooth whitening for 2018….

Tooth whitening is a popular cosmetic dental procedure across the world and it’s no surprise – non-invasive and producing amazing results for patients when performed by a medical professional, tooth whitening can … Read more >

5 cosmetic treatments to boost your confidence in your smile

Cosmetic dentistry can do more than simply change the aesthetics of your smile, restoring your self esteem and confidence in yourself. Read on to find out how certain cosmetic treatments can help … Read more >

The importance of a hygienist and a dentist – together!

Ever wondered about the role of your hygienist? What exactly are they responsible for and how does this differ from the role of a dentist? The role of a hygienist is to: … Read more >

Treat yourself to facial aesthetics this Autumn/Winter

New season, new you! With the arrival of Autumn, perhaps you’re thinking about looking your best for the forthcoming Christmas parties and events that are only around the corner. Feel good in … Read more >

Gum disease – keep on top of your dental hygiene to avoid it 

There are many different periodontal diseases that affect the tissues that support your teeth. If gum disease is allowed to evolve, the bone that fixes your teeth to your jaw can become … Read more >

5 reasons not to delay replacing a missing tooth 

If you have a missing tooth, it is paramount that you replace it as soon as possible in order to avoid the complications on the list below.  Avoid the need for orthodontic … Read more >

Orthodontics – more than just tooth-straightening 

Many people believe that orthodontic treatment is limited to having a metal brace for a number a months and then having straighter teeth by the time these months are up. However, orthodontic … Read more >

Why have orthodontic treatment?

Considering orthodontic treatment and need persuading? By the time you finish reading this blog, hopefully you’ll have some very very good reasons to if you didn’t before!  Orthodontic treatment is not limited … Read more >

Dental implants – frequently asked questions 

Dental implants are the closest thing to a real tooth and can last a lifetime if you look after your teeth by brushing and flossing effectively. We’ve put together a list of … Read more >

Back to school – check-ups and mouthguard season 

It’s nearly Autumn term and the time for certain compulsory contact sports in primary and secondary schools to commence during PE lessons. These include rugby, cricket, squash and hockey and require mouthguards … Read more >

Cornerhouse: Meet the team & we launch new site!

Dr Andre Potgieter B.Ch.D, General Dental Council no.64279 Providing an excellent level of customer care is at the heart of everything I do. To do so I believe in developing relationships with … Read more >

How cosmetic dentistry can change your life 

Cosmetic dentistry can do wonders for your dental aesthetic and also has an impact on your facial aesthetic – but there are a range of other benefits, extending to your emotional wellbeing, self … Read more >

What are All-on-4 dental implants?

Are you looking for a more long-term solution to a missing tooth? All-on-4 dental implants are the perfect medium between dentures and dental implants –  read on to find out more.    … Read more >

All about root canals (endodontics)

Root canal treatment has a success rate of over 90%, proving it to be a highly effective method of salvaging a diseased tooth.  What is a root canal? Root canal treatment is … Read more >

Want to look your best for an upcoming event? Six Month Smiles might be the answer.

Six Month Smiles draws upon low pressure to correct non-fundamental orthodontic issues. Six Month Smiles are much more comfortable than traditional braces and can correct issues in 6-9 months. Six Month Smiles … Read more >

Why have dermal fillers and Botox?

Why might I need dermal fillers? The ageing process causes skin to change and appear less youthful. However, there are other factors such as lifestyle choices that speed up the ageing process. … Read more >

The importance of a hygienist and a dentist – together!

Many people in the UK and indeed around the world do not recognise the importance of a hygienist and how their role differs from that of a dentist. Read on to find … Read more >

Build your bridge to new teeth at Cornerhouse!

What do dental bridges do? A dental bridge bridges the gap between one or more missing teeth. They are made up of two or more crowns for the teeth that sit either … Read more >

Considering veneers to repair your tooth? Here is the process outlined…

Firstly, what is a veneer…. A veneer is a thin piece of porcelain that is bonded to the front surface of a damaged, cracked, chipped or decayed tooth. Veneers can also be … Read more >

Build your bridge to new teeth at Cornerhouse!

What do dental bridges do? A dental bridge bridges the gap between one or more missing teeth. They are made up of two or more crowns for the teeth that sit either … Read more >

Considering veneers to repair your tooth? Here is the process outlined…

Firstly, what is a veneer…. A veneer is a thin piece of porcelain that is bonded to the front surface of a damaged, cracked, chipped or decayed tooth. Veneers can also be … Read more >

Botox – The benefits and special offers at Cornerhouse 

What is Botox? Everyone’s skin begins to loose its elasticity and volume around the age of 30 onwards. The element that keeps youthful looking skin so, is hyraulic acid, a naturally-occuring chemical … Read more >

The importance of preventing gum disease 

What is gum disease? Gum disease is when swelling, soreness or infection occurs in your mouth. This occurs after gingivitis which is when your gums become inflamed and bleed when you brush. … Read more >

Dentures – remains a popular treatment for replacing missing teeth

What are dentures? Dentures are acrylic (plastic), metal or nylon removable false teeth, fitting over your gums and replacing missing teeth.   Why do you need to replace missing teeth? Failing to … Read more >

All you need to know about crowning

What are crowns? Dental crowns are caps, designed to fit over the remaining part of a tooth.  The crowns we create here at Cornerhouse are made by experienced craftsmen who use natural-looking … Read more >

Frequently asked questions – veneers

Veneers are a popular treatment around the world and here at Cornerhouse Dental, our cosmetic dentists have ample experience in placing veneers for patients. Here are some of the most common questions … Read more >

Consequences of not replacing a missing tooth? 

A missing tooth does not always present immediate complications, and it’s easy to carry on as normal and forget that you do indeed have a vacant space in your mouth where a … Read more >

Why have your teeth whitened by a professional?

The biggest message in this blog is that it, if you are thinking of having your teeth whitened, it is essential that you approach a qualified dentist or doctor – these are … Read more >

Facial rejuvenation – feel fresh in 2017

Are you worried about going into 2017 feeling under confident and anxious about ageing? Facial rejuvenation (Botox) is a great treat to yourself or to a loved one – start the new … Read more >

New Year New You! Cosmetic dentistry at Cornerhouse 

Start your year a-fresh with a tooth whitening treatment, to make your smile look irresistible!   Why tooth whitening? There are several reasons why teeth begin to discolour: ageing/wear and tear. excessive … Read more >

New term – orthodontic mouthguards for kids 

It’s a new year and a new term for kids, many of whom will be partaking in contact sports this winter term. These sports include: hockey squash martial arts rugby american football … Read more >

All about root canals 

What is a root canal (endodontics) ? A root canal is a procedure that is used to treat an infection at the centre of a tooth. Infection is caused by a build … Read more >

Consequences of failing to replace a missing tooth 

When you have missing teeth, this can lead to jaw bone loss at the gap’s location. When you have a tooth missing, the gap where the bone was once located does not … Read more >

Facts and Stats about dentistry

As it’s nearing Christmas, we thought we’d put together a quick-fire fun blog of facts and stats about dentistry – impress your friends with some of these interesting and obscure facts! Your … Read more >

Tackling dental phobia – Cornerhouse can help

Dental phobia is a very real fear for many patients who visit us here at Cornerhouse. Some of the indicators that you may have dental phobia include: Feeling tense and unsettled the … Read more >

Cornerhouse Dental December – Going into 2017 with healthy teeth

Christmas is a time full of gastronomic goodness, which can make it difficult to keep your teeth healthy. Perhaps you’ve neglected your teeth a little over the last few months and you’re … Read more >

Avoid red wine teeth staining this Christmas

Did you know only 16% of people consider the effect alcohol has on their oral health? Why does red wine stain your teeth? Over the Christmas period, it is particularly important to … Read more >

9 common dental concerns you shouldn’t ignore

It is easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle of everyday life, many of us get so entangled that we put our own dental health to one side. Here … Read more >

Six Month Smiles and caring for your braces during treatment

What is Six Month Smiles? Six Month Smiles is a game-changing way to realign your teeth, taking only six months. The treatment bears strong cosmetic advantages such as their tooth-coloured wires and … Read more >

Keep your kids healthy this Halloween

With Halloween fast approaching, your child is likely to be consuming a few more sweets than normal! This can be slightly spooky for their teeth, as confectionary promotes bacteria in the form … Read more >

A little bit about air abrasion and micro abrasion at Cornerhouse….

Micro abrasion and air abrasion treatments are an effective and hassle-free way of repairing small amounts of tooth decay and micro abrasion is the quick way of improving the colour of your … Read more >

Easy ways to improve the appearance of your smile

It has become increasingly popular to visit the dentist to discuss cosmetic dentistry options for aesthetic purposes. In recent times, people are more self-conscious of their dental imperfections and smile. Changing the … Read more >

Protecting children’s teeth – what to know

Recently, it has been found that two in five children in England failed to visit a dentist in the past year. These statistics are nothing to smile about, as tooth decay is … Read more >

All-On-4 treatment at Cornerhouse

All-On-4 implants is a game-changing technique where a whole arch of teeth can be replaced with dental implants in just one visit.   All-on-4 is is the most efficient and cost-effective way of … Read more >

The benefits of having a root canal 

Root canal treatment is also known as endodontics. When the nerve and bloody supply of a tooth becomes infected due to injury or decay, an abscess can occur, causing sharp and relentless … Read more >

Cosmetic Dentistry at Cornerhouse 

Cosmetic dentistry has seen some major advancements over the past couple of decades. However, it’s more than just about rejuvenating the appearance of your teeth. Cosmetic dentistry can improve your oral health and … Read more >

Orthodontics at Cornerhouse Dental

Children We refer our child patients to a specialist orthodontist who can work with you and your child, discussing the various methods that can be applied to resolve complications with misaligned teeth. … Read more >

A guide to cosmetic dentistry – part 2

Last month we covered certain aspects of the cosmetic dentistry services offered by us here at Cornerhouse. Here, we look at the remainder of these treatments such as crowns and bridges. Let’s … Read more >

Why are dental implants so important? 

Missing teeth can seriously affect your dental health if gone untreated. If a tooth and its root are lost, your jaw bone risks bone loss overtime. Your neighbouring teeth can also begin … Read more >

A guide to cosmetic dentistry – part 1

Cosmetic dentistry covers a variety of treatments. part 1 of ‘A guide to cosmetic dentistry’ includes teeth whitening, teeth straightening and white fillings.   Teeth whitening   What is teeth whitening? Let’s … Read more >

The Benefits of Porcelain Veneers

What are veneers? Porcelain veneers are one of the many ways to improve your smile. Often likened to how a fake nail fits over your finger, veneers fit over your teeth aided … Read more >

Dental Jargon Buster

The world of orthodontics and dentistry can be mind-boggling and is made up of some pretty complex and confusing terminology. We’ve created a dental jargon buster to help you better understand our … Read more >

Fast ways to straighten your teeth: Six Month Smiles

Here at Cornerhouse dental, we offer a fast-working and hassle-free solution for straightening teeth. This type of treatment is used to correct misaligned or badly spaced front teeth and is a great … Read more >

Why dental implants are the best solution to missing teeth

Why are dental implants so highly regarded?   Dental implants are the closest replacement to a real tooth. As they fuse with the bone in your jaw, they become a natural part … Read more >

What to expect when getting a root canal

A root canal, otherwise known as endodontics, is a procedure used to save decayed and infected teeth.   A root canal is always the favourable option, if the tooth has the possibility … Read more >

Teeth Whitening – What You Need To Know

Teeth whitening has become a very popular treatment in dental practices over the last decade and it’s no surprise why. In an image-aware society of celebrity and first impressions, cosmetic dentistry has … Read more >

Gum Disease – all you need to know

Gum disease is one of the biggest health complications in the UK amongst adults. In its early stages, gum disease is known as gingivitis or periodontal disease. Many people are embarrassed about … Read more >

Botox & Dermal Fillers

Dermal Fillers   Fillers are a non-surgical cosmetic procedure that are safe and effective – if carried out by a professional. When seeking these type of treatments, it is paramount that they … Read more >

Keeping Your Appliance Clean

Those who wear braces either for medical reasons or on cosmetic grounds choose to have the structure of their mouth altered, most commonly through the use of braces. Braces come in many … Read more >

Advances in Orthodontic Technology

The past few decades has seen dramatic advances in orthodontics, a field that began using animal parts such as intestine lining for bands and rocks for brackets! With new state-of-the-art technology, orthodontists … Read more >

Dental Implants at Cornerhouse

So what are dental implants? Dental implants act as replacement tooth roots and can be a removable or fixed foundation, created to match your natural teeth. Implants are a bespoke treatment which … Read more >

Tips for sensitive teeth

 If you’ve noticed that your teeth have increased sensitivity, it could be down to one of a few factors including:   Brushing too hard. Lack of tooth enamel. A cracked tooth or … Read more >

Mouth Guards and Orthodontics

An average of 40% of teeth-related injuries are also sports-related which means it’s essential to protect your teeth with a gum guard, especially during high contact sports such as rugby, boxing, football, … Read more >

Frequently Asked Questions: Implants

Q.What is a dental implant? A. A small screw (almost always made from titanium), that acts as the root of a tooth. Dental implants are biocompatible which means they fuse with your … Read more >

Sugar and your smile

It is common knowledge that eating too much sugar is bad from you. A chief cause of obesity and its associated problems, sugar is also a chief culprit for type two diabetes … Read more >

How to Properly Floss When Wearing Braces

Make sure you are ready to take the necessary steps to ensure a successful orthodontic treatment. One of the most important steps to achieving a beautiful new smile is remembering to not … Read more >

What does my dental hygienist do?

Many patients will make a visit to the dental hygienist, but for some, the role a hygienist plays in caring for teeth can remain a mystery. Some dentists might absorb the hygienist’s role … Read more >

Why do we get toothaches?

There are many reasons behind why we develop a toothache. Not all toothaches last long enough to warrant a trip to the dentist but how can we tell whether or not to … Read more >

Take the Crown

Crowns in the dental world might not be as glamorous as those owned by the queen but are none the less very important. Used to save teeth which have been decayed or … Read more >

6 Things to Know When Getting News Braces as a Musician

Whether you’re a professional or just getting started, if you play wind instruments you may be worried about how braces might affect the quality of your music and performance during treatment. Between … Read more >

Important Facts to Know About Gumshields

People who play contact sports or engage in activities with fast moving objects run a higher risk of damaging their teeth and gums. With contact sports only rising in popularity, it is … Read more >

5 Foods to Eat for Tougher Teeth

Maintaining good oral health by brushing, flossing and regular dental visits is a well-known fact among us. But did you know that by eating certain foods and drinks, can also increase the … Read more >

The Perfect Time For Braces

Deciding when to get braces can be tricky. Over 200,000 children and adults received orthodontic treatment last year. What do you need to take into account when considering joining the masses? CAN … Read more >

The Truth About Caffeine

  How does your caffeine intake affect your teeth? Here, we outline some key facts to be aware of so that you can make an informed choice about whether caffeine is truly … Read more >

How To Help Your Child Adapt To Braces

It is common for parents to be concerned about their child’s reaction to braces. While we may accept the necessity of orthodontic treatment for our children, it’s hard for parents to witness … Read more >

Oral Cancer

  Oral cancer makes up one in fifty of all cancer cases. However, unlike other types of cancer, people often struggle to name the symptoms or indeed know much about any other … Read more >

Christmas Parties

When December arrives, so it seems do a host of invitations. With endless parties and celebrations, the festive season seems to be full of social events. With this being the case, it … Read more >

Crowns, Bridges and Bonding

Here at Cornerhouse, crowns, bridges and bonding are just some of the treatments we have available. Here, we outline the key facts about each process so that you can decide which would … Read more >

Plaque/Disclosing Tablets

Disclosing tablets. Most of us know what they are but not many of us use them. With this in mind, here we outline some key facts about them and what you need … Read more >

Christmas Dinner

So, it’s the 25th December and you are settling down to a traditional Christmas meal. There’s a turkey, there’s roast potatoes, sprouts… There’s a Christmas pudding. There’s a lot of wine. However, … Read more >

Oil Pulling

Recently, there has been a media focus on the practice of oil pulling. It’s supposed to improve your oral health and offers an additional use for coconut oil, that ever popular health … Read more >

Homemade Orthodontics

Recently, an online trend has started which sees people use ‘gap bands’. These people are usually young girls who claim to create makeshift braces with elastic bands, apparently in order to close … Read more >

Hallow’een

Hallow’een is a night which many of us look forward to for months. An opportunity to dress up and take part in spooky events, to scare and be scared! Traditionally, it’s also … Read more >

Teething Timeline

So many of  us hear that teething is a stage to be frightened of – sleepless nights are apparently a given. However, what’s the real truth behind the scaremongering? And what do … Read more >

Dental Fissure Sealants

Here at Cornerhouse, we believe prevention is better than cure. This is why we offer dental fissure sealants: it is another way of protecting your teeth from tooth decay and the resulting … Read more >

Motivation to Quit Smoking

You only have to look at a cigarette packet to behold a way in which smoking can be harmful to you. However, the wider benefits of quitting smoking are less widely known. … Read more >

Brushing Your Teeth Effectively

Just brushing your teeth isn’t enough: to offer your teeth optimum protection, you need to ensure that you are brushing them properly. A perfunctory clean may not be enough to effectively clean … Read more >

Enamel Fluorosis – What Should You Know?

Have you heard of enamel fluorosis? No? It’s the mottling of teeth enamel as a result of overexposure to fluoride. Here, we outline what it is and how to avoid it. Who … Read more >

Nervous about the Dentist?

Visiting the dentist is regularly cited as a frequent fear. So feeling anxious about booking a dental appointment is totally normal. At Cornerhouse, we want you to feel totally at ease throughout … Read more >

Baby Teeth

There is a common perception that baby teeth are the ‘trial run’ of dental care and that it’s only when the second lot of teeth come through that we really have to … Read more >

Sugar

Most people know that sugar is one of the foods that pose the most danger to your teeth but far fewer are able to explain why. Here we outline how sugar effects … Read more >

Do You Need To See The Dentist?

It isn’t always easy to know whether or not you need to visit the dentist. Some people don’t feel the need to keep up regular appointments because everything looks fine to them … Read more >

Tooth Extraction

The thought of tooth extraction can be scary. However, it may be an appropriate solution for ensuring that your mouth and gums are kept healthy. Here at Cornerhouse, we strive to ensure … Read more >

Picking The Right Toothbrush

There are now so many toothbrushes on the market that selecting the appropriate one for you may seem confusing. So what should you look for in a good toothbrush? A Small Head … Read more >

Teaching Your Children To Take Care of Their Teeth

With the number of children who are being admitted to hospital with tooth decay rising, it’s more important than ever to ensure that you are taking the right steps to keep your … Read more >

Flossing

‘If I brush my teeth thoroughly, I don’t need to floss as well’ is a common attitude regarding flossing and its necessity. However, the act of flossing has specific benefits that should … Read more >

Painless Treatments: Why CornerHouse Is The Place For You

Here at CornerHouse, we are pleased to offer a variety of pain-free procedures. We take care to keep ahead of the latest developments in dentistry, offering new ways of dealing with typical … Read more >

Prepping your teeth for those summer photos

With summer approaching, it’s a good time to assess how happy you are with your teeth and address what you want to change. Here at CornerHouse, we offer a range of treatments, … Read more >

The Extras For A Perfect Mouth

The benefits of brushing your teeth are widely publicised but what else can you add to your brushing regime to keep your teeth in the best condition? There are a range of … Read more >

Treats and Teeth

With Easter just over, many of us will have been reminded of the joys of a sweet treat – or ten. However, masses of chocolate and sugar can affect your teeth. With … Read more >

Four things patients in Norwich should know about Six Month Smiles

Six Month Smiles is an ideal orthodontic treatment for adults and children with crooked, spaced or misaligned teeth. It is an effective, safe and affordable cosmetic brace solution that works by using … Read more >

Make your teeth shine on your wedding day

Spring is in the air and with summer approaching what better time of the year to start putting those finishing touches into place than booking a session with your dentist. Teeth whitening … Read more >

Protecting your teeth from your favourite sugary drinks

Did you know that drinking too many carbonated soft drinks can cause damage to your health and your teeth? Most sodas contain lots of sugar, or even worse, artificial sweeteners The chemical … Read more >

Spring cleaning your teeth in Norwich

While the wind is still a little cold outside, the sun is shining and it’s clear that spring is coming. Now spring is in the air, what better time to invest your … Read more >

Deciding when you need dental implants

Over the past 20 years dental implants have evolved from a small number of patients seeking treatment in hospitals to more patients going to their local dentist and choosing treatments like ‘All-On-4 … Read more >

How CBCT scanners can benefit patients in Norwich

Corner House Dental has recently acquired a state-of-the-art CBCT scanner, which will help our dentists provide patients with a better diagnosis. A CBCT scan is a type of X-ray that uses a … Read more >

Why patients in Norwich should brush before a dental appointment

It can be difficult fitting in routine dental appointments. With many of us in a hurry to leave the office and fighting the traffic to get to the dentist on time, we … Read more >

Nervous habits that can affect your teeth

I’m sure many of you will be surprised to hear how relationships, jobs and overactive imaginations can have an effect on your dental health as well as your overall health. The following … Read more >

Different types of floss

When it comes to flossing, there are so many different types of floss it can be difficult to know which one to buy. Here are the different types of floss you can … Read more >

Choosing the right toothpaste

When it comes to toothpaste, we often take it for granted and grab whatever product on the shelf suits our budgets.  However, this isn’t necessarily the right product for you or your … Read more >

Facts about removing those wisdom teeth

Many people choose to have their wisdom teeth removed when they are young because once patients reach their 30’s or 40’s the procedure can be more difficult with a longer recovery time. … Read more >

6 interesting ways to use floss that don’t involve teeth

Flossing is one of the most important things that you should remember to do on a daily basis in order to keep your teeth and gums in tip top condition. But are … Read more >

Start 2015 with the “All-On-Four” solution at Corner House Dental

Do you have a cracked, chipped or missing tooth that needs replacing? If so, why not start 2015 by booking a dental appointment at Corner House Dental where you can get new … Read more >

Best times of the day to floss

Have you made a New Year’s resolution yet? Whatever your answer, why not make regular flossing part of your daily routine? Not only will flossing help clean and remove food debris from … Read more >

Protecting children’s teeth in Norwich this New Year

Over the festive period it is difficult for children to turn down all those delicious sweets, chocolates, biscuits and cakes.  Therefore, it is even more important for parents and guardians to keep … Read more >

How Corner House Dental can help you achieve your dream smile for 2015

Many of us start the New Year with good intentions such as giving up smoking, going to the gym, eating healthily or detoxifying. Are you getting married this year? Starting a new … Read more >

Understanding your bite

. When it comes to understanding our teeth, in an ideal world our upper teeth will slightly overlap our lower teeth. For many of us this isn’t the case, leading us to … Read more >

The Worst tooth stain offenders

  When it comes to looking after our teeth it’s important that we know which foods are the worst stain offenders and take extra care to clean our teeth after consuming these. … Read more >

Tips for treating sensitive teeth and gums

Do you avoid eating and drinking hot and cold beverages because you can no longer stand the uncomfortable twinges? If the answer is yes, then there is a light at the end … Read more >

Why you should visit the dentist twice a year

Visiting the dentist is the last thing many of us think about when planning our busy schedules; however, this is one of the most important things you should add to your 2015 … Read more >

Why you should change your toothbrush every 3 months

      Have you ever wondered why many dental adverts recommend that you change your toothbrush every three months? Here are some reasons why you should change your toothbrush: After around … Read more >

Corner House Dental in Norwich support Macmillan Cancer

Corner House Dental showed their support for Macmillan Cancer by taking part in The World’s Biggest Coffee Morning, which took place on Friday, September 26th. The event was held at the dental … Read more >

The best time for your child to visit the dentist

One of the questions asked by new parents is when is the best time for my child to visit the dentist? With recent reports claiming that many children in the UK are suffering from … Read more >

Staff at Corner House Dental take part in the Ice Bucket Challenge

Staff from Corner House Dental in Norwich took part in the Ice Bucket Challenge to help raise money for the Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) Association. Soibhan and Steph led the challenge before … Read more >