Archive for the ‘Dental implants’ Category

Dentists Flock To Help 20 Year Old Who Lost Her Teeth In A Cycling Accident

Dentists Flock To Help 20 Year Old Who Lost Her Teeth In A Cycling Accident

The story of a 20 year old woman who lost her front teeth following a cycling accident has touched the heart of the nation, with several dentists offering their services free of charge. Alex Kerr appeared in the national and local press after she was told that she would have to join a waiting list […]


New Dental implant Centre Opens In Sheffield

New Dental implant Centre Opens In Sheffield

A new advanced dentistry centre, which offers the latest dental implant treatments, has opened in Sheffield. The one80dental centre was officially opened earlier this week, with more than eighty people attending the launch night. The clinic is located on Baslow Road in the Totley area of the city. The centre provides advanced tooth replacement treatment […]


Plymouth Dental Practice Welcomes New Dentist

Plymouth Dental Practice Welcomes New Dentist

Plymouth City Centre Dental Practice has welcomed a new dentist to the team. Dr Alex Paulsson has joined the practice as an associate dentist. Dr Paulsson is a member of the Association of Dental Implantology and will work with principal dentist, Mikael Klockars and associate dentist, Peter Jones. Dr Paulsson is an experienced dentist with […]


Scientists Working On New Diamond Dental Implants

Scientists Working On New Diamond Dental Implants

Scientists from UCLA and the NanoCarbon Research Institute in Japan have discovered that tiny diamonds could be sued to improve the efficacy of dental implant treatment and reduce the risk of osteonecrosis, a disease that affects the bone tissue in the jaw. Scientists have discovered that nanodiamonds, which are so small that they cannot be […]


Diamonds Potentially A Dental Implant’s Best Friend

Diamonds Potentially A Dental Implant’s Best Friend

Researchers in the US have found that diamonds on a small scale could be a vital tool in promoting bone growth and long lasting dental implants. The diamonds in question are much, much smaller than those used in the creation of jewellery and are known as nanodiamonds. This form of diamond is formed as a […]


New Dental Teaching Institute Opens In Toronto

New Dental Teaching Institute Opens In Toronto

The Toronto Institute has revealed it will be opening a teaching centre, which will offer further education on dental implants, and surgical techniques that will help dentists to gain further insights into dental implant surgery and technology. Dr Natalie Wong, offers surgery classes with just four people in each course, with each course lasting up […]


Law Suit Claims Dental Implant Tool Fell Down 92-Year-Old’s Throat

Law Suit Claims Dental Implant Tool Fell Down 92-Year-Old’s Throat

92-year-old Bernard Bell is currently seeking a large fee of up to $50,000, after a dental tool negligently fell down his throat and into his stomach. The man from Chicago was having a dental implant fitted by Skokie’s own Dr. Toni Wolf, when he felt the object slide down his throat. Mr Bell said he […]


Tooth Loss Linked To Memory Loss

Tooth Loss Linked To Memory Loss

New research has suggested that tooth loss could be linked to memory problems. Scientists believe that those who have fewer natural teeth remaining experience loss of memory because fewer signals are sent to the brain. These impulses are stimulated by the movement of the jaw and teeth, meaning when fewer teeth they are moving less […]


Plymouth Dentist Offers Distraught Patient Thousands Of Pounds Worth Of Treatment

Plymouth Dentist Offers Distraught Patient Thousands Of Pounds Worth Of Treatment

A dentist from Plymouth has offered to provide thousands of pounds worth of dental treatment for free after reading the story of Gabriela Andrews, a 48 year old woman who was left with just jagged bones after dental implant treatment failed. Gabriela’s story was published in the local press in May this year; she underwent […]


Cosmetic Dental Procedures Review Following PIP Breast Implant Scandal

Cosmetic Dental Procedures Review Following PIP Breast Implant Scandal

The British Dental Association (BDA) and General Dental Council (GDC) are set to provide evidence of correct cosmetic dental procedure practice to the Department of Health. Teeth whitening, Botox and dermal fillers are to be included in the review following the PIP scandal when thousands of women were provided with faulty breast implants, proving to […]