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Gum Hygiene Therapist

Vitality Dental understands the importance of maintaining excellent oral hygiene and now offer bespoke hygiene cleaning services tailor made to meet all patients needs with our very own in-house hygienist.

Whether you are looking for aesthetic improvement to bring a ‘sparkle to that smile’ or you require periodontal rehabilitation, Vitality Dental will be able to provide you with excellent quality of care and service.

Signs and symptoms of gum disease can be:

  • Gums that bleed when you brush your teeth
  • Blood in your saliva
  • Red and swollen gums
  • Bad breath
  • Loose teeth
  • Abscessed Teeth
  • Tooth loss
  • Healthy gums are vital to good health

    Healthy gums are absolutely critical when maintaining positive bone levels in the mouth, any reduction in bone loss can lead to premature tooth loss.

    Overall gum health is connected to your body’s general health. Research has shown that the bacteria which causes gum disease has the ability to travel to your body’s vital organs via the body’s blood channels. Research also demonstrates that the presence of periodontal disease has been linked to the health of your kidneys, linked with heart attacks, strokes, diabetes, preterm birth and join replacement complications.

    Its not difficult to see how important your gum health should be taken and this is the reason why we have invested in our very own in-house Hygiene Therpaist. A valuable member of any great dental team and is able to provide all our patients with valuable information regarding oral health care. The Hygiene Therapist has had extensive training and experience in dealing with gum disease and has helped hundreds of patients to stabilise their gum health and make a step towards achieving a positive outcome for the longevity of their teeth.

    Dear patients,

     

    ```COVID-19 Emergency Protocol```

     

    Unfortunately due to unforeseen circumstances amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, we have been advised to temporarily vacate our premises.

    We have contingency plans in place for our patients and two of our buddy/sister (practices both within 1 mile of our location) will be seeing our emergency patients.

    Therefore, from 24th March 2020 we will now only be assessing emergency patients through our telephone triage service. If you are an existing patient and your emergency qualifies then you will be seen at our local buddy/sister practices.

    We apologise for any inconvenience and are grateful for your patience in this very difficult time.

    Many thanks.

    Wishing you all the very best of health. Stay safe.

    The Vitality Family