Root Canal Therapy – take care of your whole health by starting with your teeth.

Has your dentist told you that you need root canal treatment? If so, you're not alone. It’s a pretty common procedure. What is root canal treatment? Root canal treatment is...


We’ve Come A Long Way: how advances in dentistry make maintaining your dental health much more pleasant

With advances in dentistry coming so far, we look at three of the newer dental care procedures and techniques that Somerset Dental Care have brought into our practice. Composite Fillings...


How does a drink damage your teeth?


I’m not in pain! Do I still need a dental checkup?

The extreme pain that can experienced as a result of a tooth problem can often be avoided by preventative measures. Many dentistry problems can become avoided altogether by a regular...


Modern Filling Techniques

Dental fillings are an important dental restorative procedure that repairs worn, decayed, or damaged teeth. The generation of people born since 1970 have been exposed to more dental prevention than...


What that juice is really doing to your baby’s teeth

There is a common misconception about the “healthiness” of juices, especially when it comes to the impact it has on the dental health of young children. As a new parent,...


Sugars and Acids – The Worst Of A Bad Bunch

With so many damaging chemicals found in modern foods, it is virtually impossible to avoid them all of the time. Whether they are naturally-forming or an additive, sugars and acids...


Should I stay or should I go? Why wisdom teeth extraction is often necessary

Wisdom teeth can be a highly problematic area of dental health and one that does not always have a simple answer.  There are very few instances where it is advisable...


Smiling for success: Setting your teenager up for a life of confidence

Being a teenager can be tough...really tough. Especially when you consider the extra pressures put on young people in terms of appearance. Taking care of your dental health is often...


The Perfect Pathway To A Perfect Smile

Building a pathway to your perfect smile is easy when you have the right professional support and care. Somerset Dental provide extensive services in the areas of preventative, restorative, cosmetic...