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Our Coronavirus Protocol
Your next dental visit post lockdown will be quite different and this is how we will have to operate...Read More
Why Baby Teeth Are So Important
Children have 20 baby teeth that are already present in the jaw at birth and they typically appear when a...Read More
Heart Health and Your Teeth
Poor oral health affects more than just your smile; it can lead to poor general health in other areas of the...Read More
10 Tips On Reducing Your Sugar Intake
We all know how bad sugar is for our teeth and general health yet cutting it out from our diet can be a...Read More
Common Dental Mistakes That People Make
Choosing the first dentist that they come across. Do your homework!There is now a wealth of information on...Read More
Sinus Infections & Your Teeth
Are you prone to sinus infections? Have you ever considered seeing your dentist? Tooth infections, known as...Read More
Dental Implants Abroad; Pros and Cons
Dental tourism is an ever increasing business but is going abroad for you dental treatment especially dental...Read More
Dry mouth; causes, symptoms and how to...
Xerostomia is defined as a dry mouth resulting from reduced or absent saliva flow. Xerostomia is not a...Read More
Teeth Whitening & What You Need To...
Is whitening your teeth safe? Many products bought online or over the counter can pose risks to your health...Read More
Worst Foods & Drinks for your Teeth
Watch your citrus intake. Frequent exposures to acidic foods can erode enamel, making teeth more...Read More
Different Orthodontic Treatments and...
At Dental Care Dundonald, we offer 3 different types of orthodontic treatment for straightening teeth. ...Read More
2018 Round Up!
What a year 2018 has been for all at Dental Care Dundonald! In May we welcomed our new hygienist, Alison...Read More
10 Superfoods For Your Teeth
As we all know a balanced diet is essential for your health. The first area to decline as a result of a...Read More
Teeth Grinding and Clenching
Bruxism is the correct term for excessive teeth grinding or jaw clenching. It is known as a parafunctional...Read More
Our Brand New Hygienist Chair
This week we have had a brand new chair installed in the hygienists room and Alison and Orla are both...Read More
Erosion is the loss of tooth enamel caused by an acid attack. The acid attacks the enamel which is the hard...Read More
The Importance of a Sports Gumshield
It’s hard to remember everything that your child needs before they return to school but there is one thing...Read More
Diabetes and Your Dental Health
There are 2 different types of diabetes; Type 1 and Type 2. Type 1 is an autoimmune disease that leads to...Read More
The Secret to a Healthier Smile
Brush twice daily with a fluoride toothpaste for at least 2 minutes. Floss every day to remove plaque and...Read More
How to make Tooth Brushing fun! Tips...
How to make tooth brushing fun! Tips on how to motivate your children to brush their teeth When we are not...Read More
Benefits of Straight Teeth
Able to brush teeth better. Overlapping teeth can trap food particles whereas straight teeth allow for...Read More
3 Signs of an Impacted Wisdom Tooth
Wisdom teeth are also known as your 3rd and/or last molars. These are usually the last permanent teeth to...Read More
Irish Dentistry Awards 2018
On Friday 26th January, some of the DCD team headed down to Dublin for the Irish Dentistry Awards 2018. It...Read More
10 Reasons Why You Should Visit Our...
1. Prevent Gum Disease. Our hygienists will show you the correct way to clean your teeth thereby helping...Read More
Mouth Cancer - Know the Risks
Mouth Cancer; Know the Risks Despite cancer rates in general falling and survival improving, this is not...Read More
Sugar Swap September
We are supporting Denplans Sugar Swap September. We all know that too much sugar is bad for us, but cutting...Read More
We have passed our RQIA inspection!
We have just had our annual RQIA inspection and we have passed with flying colours! For those of you not...Read More
Dental Trauma; How to deal with...
Approximately 50% of all children will experience some type of injury to either mouth or teeth at some point...Read More
10 Great Ways To Improve Your Smile
10 Great Ways To Improve Your Smile 1. Brush twice daily for at least 2 minutes. 2. Floss every day to remove...Read More
6 Easy Ways to Improve Your Dental...
Change the way you hold your toothbrush. Your toothbrush should be held at a 45 degree to your teeth to...Read More
5 Signs That You Need to See a Dentist
5 Signs That You Need to See a Dentist 1. Toothache. If you are experiencing sensitivity to hot or cold,...Read More
Top Tips for your Child’s Teeth
Sunday 14th May 2017 is National Children’s Day. Its purpose is to raise awareness of how important a...Read More
Pregnancy and Oral Health
Firstly congratulations!! This is an exciting time for all mums to be but it’s also a time where your...Read More
To Quit or not to Quit?
As a non-smoker, I know I am guilty of saying to numerous patients, “You need to stop smoking” without...Read More
Are you ready to pucker up for...
With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, everyone wants a healthy, kissable mouth. No one wants to...Read More
New Year, New You, New Smile
Happy New Year! Many of us will be starting some sort of healthy eating or exercise regime to kick start 2017...Read More
How to prevent a dental disaster this...
The run up to Christmas is a busy time of year so don’t leave any dental issues you think you might have to...Read More
Different Name, Same Great Team!
We have decided to rename and rebrand the practice but you can be assured of the same excellent standards as...Read More