Earning Wisdom – should you extract your wisdom teeth?

The removal of wisdom teeth is standard practice nowadays, and for good reason: there are many potential problems that can occur from avoiding removal. Our infographic highlights six signs that...


To pull or not to pull – do I need a tooth extraction?

Tooth extraction is a procedure where a tooth that’s causing pain gets removed from its place in the gum. While many people need a tooth extraction, only few know much...


Pulp Fiction – can a tooth function without pulp?

Having a toothache can be one of the worst pains imaginable. And leaving it too long only means the pain can become unbearable. So why does tooth pain occur? The...


Can teeth get the winter blues?

With the winter weather here, there is an increased chance for many that they will experience some form of tooth pain as a direct result of the cold. Tooth sensitivity...


Somerset’s Perfect Smile Service: Invisalign

Somerset Dental provide an extensive range of services that can transform your smile. One way we achieve these excellent results is through the world-renowned Invisalign treatment system. Invisalign treatments are...


Emergency Dental During the Summer Holiday Period

It is inevitable that if an emergency is going to take place, it will do so at a particularly inconvenient time. Often we experience dental emergencies when the likelihood of...


Degenerative Drinks: Damaging To More Than Your Teeth

It is common knowledge that there are a substantial number of drinks on the market that are highly damaging to general dental health. What can be surprising to some however,...


Why Dental Crowns Keep Your Smile Looking Good

Dental crowns are specifically designed to strengthen or restore teeth after possible decay, root canal, or on a tooth weakened by numerous fillings. They can also be used on discoloured...


Root Canal Therapy For A Lasting Solution

Root canal therapy is recommended and necessary when a tooth becomes irreversibly damaged, often from a deep cavity, cracked tooth, or a severe tooth injury. Endodontic treatment, the procedural name...


5 Common Dental Problems in Children

Proper oral care begins during childhood. By encouraging the appropriate habits during your child’s childhood you can prevent dental complications and orthodontic treatments such as braces when they’re older. That’s...