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Author: Mike Allen

Why it usually makes good sense to replace a lost tooth, visible or not Nobody likes to lose an adult tooth. When we lose our baby teeth we know that there are more still to come through, but this isn’t

Burton dentist, Mike Allen, looks at why lockdown may have worsened dental fears. It was just over a year ago when the country first went into lockdown. Since then, we have had a number of restrictions placed upon our lives.

Where teeth have been lost, a dental bridge can be used to close the gap in your smile In many of our blogs, we have advocated the use of dental implants to replace missing teeth, and with good reason. These

Common oral health issues in advancing years At Mike Allen’s Dental Practice we see a wide range of patients of all ages. From young babies to the very elderly, we are here to help you have the best oral health

Mike Allen discusses this sometimes underappreciated but essential aspect of oral care As dentists, most people probably associate us with teeth. This is understandable and indeed the word dentist comes from the French ‘dent’, meaning teeth. Over time though, our

Renewed optimism for 2021 in Burton on Trent? It may, for some of us, feel that lockdowns and restrictions on our lives are becoming a permanent feature; although the need for them at the moment is clear. Even in the

Your Burton dentists offer some food for thought during the current lockdown On the 4th January, the inevitable happened and we were told, once again, that we were going into lockdown. This is a similar one to the first lockdown

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