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Category: Hygienist

How Often Should You See A Dental Hygienist?

Local dentist Mike Allen offers his thoughts on this sometimes underused facility. From a young age, we are told that going to see the dentist (however much we don’t want to) is essential if we want to have healthy teeth

What Causes Morning Breath, And Bad Breath During The Rest Of The Day?

How poor oral health care plays a role in us having ‘smelly breath’. The team of Burton On Trent dentists at Mike Allen’s Dental Practice quite frequently treat patients who have bad breath during their appointments.  It’s a real concern

What Causes Plaque And Tartar To Build Up On Our Teeth?

Burton dental hygienist, Alison Lowe, looks at the fundamentals of good oral care. As patients, most people probably focus on the condition of their teeth when it comes to their oral health care. This is more likely to be the

Getting Rid Of Plaque

Burton dental hygienist, Antonia Kemp, discusses effective treatments. Many of you will have seen various advertisements for toothpastes that claim to get rid of plaque, as well as generally cleaning your teeth. This is slightly misleading though as plaque, or

Look After Your Gums – It Really Pays Off!

Dental hygienist, Alison Lowe, looks at why you shouldn’t underestimate the importance of healthy gums. If you take a look at the team page on Mike Allen’s Dental Practice website, you will see that there are currently three dental hygienists