Month: March 2018

Different Types of Mouthwash

March 22, 2018 6:13 am

Different types of mouthwash   There are different types of mouthwash available now on the market depending on the individual’s needs – research has shown that it can help reduce plaque by up to 25% and is highly recommended by dentists.   Cosmetic Mouthwash:   This mouthwash is usually used to help fight bad breath and to disguise bad odours in the mouth. Although this mouthwash is great for freshening our breath it doesn’t give the patient any protection against tooth decay.   Antiseptic Mouthwash:   Using an antiseptic mouthwash helps to fight plaque and can also help protect our teeth from tooth decay. It can also help with reducing the number of bacteria found within the mouth. It can... View Article

Broken Front Tooth

March 20, 2018 5:28 pm

Broken Front Tooth Treatment   In this case the treatment involved Treating a Broken Tooth Root Canal Treatment Tooth Whitening All Porcelain Crown Dental Trauma   This patient arrived at the surgery upon recommendation of his mother and father. He had recently had a tooth knocked and broken in an incident on a night out. There was no initial pain but the tooth became very dark and discoloured because of the acute trauma the tooth and nerve had faced. The patient did not like the tooth and was conscious of how it looked to other people. Wanting to restore his confidence Dr Parminder Battu went through all the options to restore the tooth back to health.     Options for... View Article

Save up to £1000 off Invisalign Braces in Hornchurch, Essex

March 19, 2018 12:55 pm

Save up to £1000 off Braces in Hornchurch, Essex   Promotional Day 24th March 2018   Viva Dental Studio has announced their annual Braces Promotional Day on Saturday 24th March 2018. You can expect to receive a great deal on Invisalign, Lingual and 6 Month Braces. The consultations will be carried out by Parminder Battu who has treated well over 250 cases in Lingual, Invisalign and 6 Month Braces combined. There is great attention to detail before, during and after the braces treatments. You can expect to receive free teeth whitening and retainers at the end of the treatment to further enhance you smile and maintain your straighter smile.   Up to £1000 off Invisalign, Lingual and 6 Month Braces... View Article


March 17, 2018 6:00 am

What is mouthwash and what does it do?   Mouthwash is a liquid that can be used to help remove food debris and plaque from around the tooth. You place a cap full of mouthwash into your mouth and swirl it around for the required time before spitting it out. Mouthwash is used for a variety of different reasons, either to freshen breath, to help prevent gum disease, reduce plaque and tartar and to also help prevent tooth decay and is recommended by dentists. Brushing and flossing alone does not always remove bacteria that has formed around the teeth, research has shown that using mouthwash can help to reduce plaque by up to 25%.   Reasons for using mouthwash  ... View Article

Why Tooth Brushing Is Important?

March 15, 2018 6:25 am

Why Tooth Brushing is Important   Cleaning your teeth is important if you want to maintain good oral health. Brushing your teeth helps to maintain fresh breath, by removing bacteria that has built up around the teeth and in the mouth. If you do not brush your teeth you are at risk of plaque build-up, which can cause inflammation and bleeding of the gums. If plaque is left it can lead to early stages of gum disease known as Gingivitis. Studies have also shown that poor oral hygiene can increase your chances of developing a serious illness. You should be visiting the dentist every 6 months for your routine dental examinations.   How to correctly Brush your Teeth   Making... View Article

James Hornsby School Careers Day

March 13, 2018 2:07 pm

James Hornsby School, Laindon, Basildon, Essex   Viva Dental Studio were given the pleasure to speak at James Hornsby School in Laindon in the borough of Basildon, Essex. On Tuesday 6th March 2018, Dr Parminder S Battu attended the school to speak with year 7 children. The Year 7’s had careers day where they were told about different professions and pathways they can take after leaving school and college. They were told about the various aspects of dentistry and the team which helps deliver optimal patient care. The children were 11-12 years of age. Many of the children had not thought about their career pathway whereas a few already knew their chosen career path. Many wanted to be Teachers, Hairdressers, Engineers... View Article

Discreet dental braces from Viva Dental

March 12, 2018 10:29 am

The team at Viva Dental Studio work hard to give you the smile you crave – you may have crooked teeth and dream of having them straightened, or perhaps you have always wanted whiter teeth – whatever your dreams regarding your smile, Viva Dental Studio can make them a reality with our wide range of discreet dental braces! Braces are often associated with teenagers and many of us will remember the big silver ones our friends will have worn for a couple of years at school – the braces we offer at Viva Dental Studio could not be more different! We offer a wide range of discreet braces: Lingual Braces Invisalign Braces 6 month braces Many adults avoid speaking to... View Article

Teeth Whitening – giving you confidence you deserve

March 7, 2018 12:29 pm

Do you ever envy anyone with beautifully white teeth? Do you brush yours in the morning and regret the years of black coffee and red wine? Are you constantly buying the latest “tooth whitening” toothpaste? Stop – Viva Dental Studio’s teeth whitening treatment could be the answer you have been looking for! Our team are dedicated to giving you your perfect smile and our teeth whitening treatment could be just the answer you are looking for. Although we are aware that at-home whitening kits are tempting to some, it’s worth noting these do come with risks – at Viva Dental Studio, your teeth whitening procedure is carried out by fully qualified dentists who will ensure that your dental care and... View Article

My dentist said I need a crown – Part 2

March 5, 2018 6:30 am

My dentist said I need a crown   Fitting the crown   The dentist will try in the crown and check the fit and appearance.  If you are both satisfied the crown will be cemented into place. Once fit the crown should feel very much like the original tooth, although it may feel slightly strange at first.  Please feel free to contact the practice if the crown continues to feel uncomfortable, as it may need minor adjustment. Aftercare   A crown should be cleaned in the same way as your teeth.  It is essential to keep the area around your crown clean.  Gentle but thorough brushing of your gums and flossing is essential to elongate the life of your new... View Article

My dentist said I need a crown – Part 1

March 1, 2018 6:21 am

My dentist said I need a crown    Crowns   Crowns, also known as caps, are a laboratory made covering that fits over the tooth. If the tooth has been damaged, weakened by decay or a very large filling, a crown will protect and elongate the life of the tooth. You may also have a crown to improve the appearance of your teeth. Same day crowns are available but it usually takes a minimum of two visits to complete a crown.   Preparation of the tooth Your dentist will discuss the different crown options available to you, there are many types of crown available to suit budget and cosmetic requirements. The dentist will take an impression of the opposing teeth... View Article