We are a child friendly practice and provide routine examinations and oral health advice for children. We make visits to the dentist enjoyable and employ positive reinforcement aids like stickers, keepsakes and praise to encourage good oral health care. We also give parents with young children advice on how to take care of baby teeth. […]
Crooked or overlapping teeth create areas of plaque trap and are therefore prone to decay and gum disease in these areas. In addition, having crooked teeth affects your ability to smile confidently in pictures. Most treatments are completed within 4- 6 months! Teeth straightening is a minimally invasive and affordable treatment that corrects crooked teeth […]
Gum Disease is inflammation of the gums and damage to the bone that anchors teeth in your jaws. It is the leading cause of tooth loss. A Healthy Smiling Baby Healthy gums should be pink, firm and keep your teeth securely in place. Your gums should not bleed when you touch or brush them. Gum […]
Occlusal splints are also called bite guards or mouthguards for temporo-mandibular disorders (TMD), bruxism, or clenching. Reasons for Occlusal Splints? The purpose of splint therapy is to allow your lower and upper jaw to come together without tooth contact, thereby reducing muscle pain and tooth wear. What does an Occlusal Splint accomplish? Habitual night-time grinders […]
Mouth-guards are custom made oral protection for adults and children. They are recommended by schools and sports associations throughout the UK and are worn by professional sports teams. If you or your child participates in any kind of physical sport there is a risk of dental damage. Mouth-guards are like the crash helmets of teeth […]
Weakened teeth from trauma, decay, root canal treatments or large restorations can be reinforced with the use of dental crowns. At Dental 397 Exeter, we provide dental crowns to strengthen or improve the appearance of damaged teeth. They are an artificial restoration that’s placed over an existing tooth, which may need to be carefully filed […]
Dental technican creating dentures We provide removable dentures which may be acrylic or chrome – cobalt to replace missing teeth. We also do denture adjustments, tightening, and provide advice on denture care.
Regular hygiene visits are an excellent way to maintain general good health for your teeth so that you can keep them for life!
Our full smile makeover uses a variety of cosmetic dental services provided at our practice to whiten and repair your teeth.
Root canal treatment or endodontics is a dental procedure to treat infection at the centre of a tooth (the root canal system).