Our passion is helping you have a healthy mouth
Year: 2020

A few festive suggestions to help you look after your teeth and gums in the coming weeks As this will probably be our last blog until 2021, we thought that we would use it to help you get through the

A Burton dental hygienist looks at the pros and cons of these oral health accessories There has recently been an increase in TV advertisements for toothpastes and other products that target gum disease. This is a positive move as it

With implants gradually replacing dentures, we take a look at why they are well-worth considering At Mike Allen’s Dental Practice, we have been supplying dentures for our patients for over 30 years. This has been the long standing method of

Our Burton practice remains open during the current restrictions Well, it’s fair to say that our last blog didn’t age that well. A few days after announcing a tier system, here we are again, back in a full national lockdown,

Dentist Mike Allen looks at possible implications for dentists At the time of writing, Burton upon Trent has a relatively low number of new cases of Covid-19. Like many other places though, this could quite easily rise and there will,

Why dentists are seeing more cases of cracked and damaged teeth due to stress A report in the Independent has recently suggested that dentists in the USA are seeing a greatly increased number of patients coming to them with cracked

Widely advertised on social media, we take a look at this relatively new ‘innovation’ If you are on social media and have ever looked into any dental issues online, there is a very good chance that you will recently have

This popular technique can be used in a number of restorative and cosmetic treatments If you are into middle age, you will no doubt have seen a lot of changes occurring over the years at our Burton dental practice. From

Antonia Kemp, dental hygienist at Mike Allen’s Dental Practice explains It is not uncommon to find that many people don’t really fully understand the importance of seeing a dental hygienist on a regular basis. Whilst they do understand why they

Modern orthodontic treatment for older Burton patients Some of our more ‘mature’ patients may think that dental braces are only worn by children and teenagers and that, if you have crooked teeth later on in life, you have missed out