Can you get dental fillings while pregnant?

Most dental work can be safely performed during pregnancy. If you are expecting a baby, you'll know that there are many factors to consider when it comes to your health....


How does nutrition affect oral health?

Dietary choices have an important impact on one’s oral health. Eating a nutritious, balanced diet is an important part of maintaining general physical health. When it comes to oral health...


How to maintain your child’s oral health

Good oral hygiene habits should start at a young age. Taking care of your child’s oral health from an early age can be very helpful in maintaining their overall health...


Can you eat after a filling?

If you have had a filling placed, you may need to wait a while before chewing on the repaired tooth. If you need a filling, you may be wondering what...


What causes stains on teeth?

Stains and discolouration can be caused by a number of factors, including food, drinks and lifestyle habits. If you have noticed stains and discolouration on the surface of your teeth,...


Emergency Dentistry Over The Holidays

If you have a dental emergency over the festive season, Somerset Dental can help you. The festive season is finally upon us once again and after such a challenging year,...


Are Veneers Worth It?

Dental veneers are a cosmetic treatment that improves the appearance of your teeth. If you have noticed imperfections that are affecting the appearance of your smile, you may have considered...


How to get rid of cavities

Tooth cavities are severely damaged spots in the surface of your teeth. They begin as tooth decay and develop into small holes. Cavities are quite common and develop through bacteria...


How sugar affects your teeth and how to fix it

  How sugar affects your teeth and how to fix it Although we don’t want to admit it, everybody is aware that sugar is bad for both your oral health...


The Link Between Oral Health and COVID-19

British study finds a connection between the severity of COVID-19 symptoms and poor oral health.   As we entered 2020, it’s fairly safe to say that no one expected the...