We are shouting out about Mouth Cancer Action month 2018 which is taking place this November. Figures show that more than 7,800 people were diagnosed with mouth cancer in the UK last year. It can be a devastating disease, with those diagnosed suffering with breathing and swallowing problems and even problems when drinking or eating. […]
Regular dental care should include attention not only to the teeth, but also the gums that support them. If your gums are not looked after, it can lead to inflammation and degradation of the bone surrounding the teeth and eventually premature loss of teeth. This why having healthy gums is so important. If you don’t […]
Ever wondered what our instruments go through each day to get cleaned? Watch our short video below to find out.
At Michael Shipway and Associates Dental in Cheltenham we have recently had a major refurbishment of our dental practice surgeries as well as our waiting room. Take a look at our video as we give you a tour around the practice. We hope you like it!
Ever wondered how to use these funny fuzzy things? Watch our short video below on how to properly use interdental brushes and take good care of your gums!
It’s a new year and 2018 is now upon us. A lot of you will probably have a list of New Years resolutions that you are out to accomplish, so why not add some dental new year resolutions in there to keep your mouth in the best shape? We come up with some suggestions for […]
What is Mouth cancer? Most people have heard of cancer affecting parts of the body such as the lungs or breasts. However, cancer can also occur in the mouth, where the disease can affect the lips, tongue, cheeks and throat. Anyone can be affected by mouth cancer, whether they have their own teeth or not. […]
Dental veneers are extremely popular, with patients all over the world opting for the cosmetic dentistry procedure. Like teeth whitening, the process of applying veneers is surprisingly old – created in 1928, it is a form of cosmetic dentistry based on such a simple yet effective idea that it has never lost its popularity. Of […]