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Wedding ready with Cosmetic Bonding

November 26, 2018 12:04 pm

The dentists and dental nurses at Viva Dental Studio treat patients who have come to us for a wide variety of reasons. It could be that they have always hated their crooked teeth and didn’t realise how advanced dental braces were. Some love the bright white smiles they see on celebrities and want the same thing. For others, it could be that they have a major event coming up and just want to feel perfect which is what brought this patient in to the dental studio for cosmetic bonding… Diane came to us wanting the perfect smile in time for her daughter’s wedding which was just over a week away. As with all the people our dentists see in the... View Article

Clear braces and a straighter smile!

November 22, 2018 2:04 pm

We have some fantastic dental patients here at Viva Dental Studio in Hornchuch, Essex and this month saw us fit clear braces for a smile transformation for the lovely Georgina. Gerogina came to us wanting to correct her overcrowded teeth. After her initial consultation with Dr Parm, it was decided that clear fixed braces were the best treatment option for her. Due to years of experience, Dr. Parminder was able to go through all the available options and give his own recommendations on what he thought would work best.  After finishing her straight teeth journey at Viva Dental Studio minor Cosmetic Bonding was also carried to give Georgina natural looking smile. Georgina has collected her Boutique Whitening this morning to... View Article

How to care for your Invisalign

October 31, 2018 6:34 am

    Your Invisalign aligners must be kept safe and protected from damage. They should be kept in the aligner cases that are provided. In this video we explain how the aligners should be cared for.   Caring for your Invisalign aligners video trasncript: Parminder: “Okay, so, Melissa, how do they feel?” Melissa: “They feel fine, absolutely fine.” Parminder: “Okay, so one thing that we always need to mention is you need to wear them for at least 22 hours a day. The main thing with invisalign is that small constant, steady force that changes the position of the teeth and gets them straight. So what we do give you is we give you two liner cases – you’ve got the red and... View Article

Invisalign ClinCheck Essex

October 25, 2018 6:22 am

 The ClinCheck is a video representation of your smile. You can see how many aligners will be needed to straighten your smile and subsequently see how long it may take to get your dream smile. The clincheck will show you how many attachment’s you will require and if there is any polishing that will be needed between the teeth. Invisalign Clincheck Transcript Melissa: “Hello everyone, we’re here today to review my Invisalign Clinheck so as you can see down here at the bottom this is where my teeth are slightly over crowded. The numbers down the bottom here represent the amount of polishing that’s going to be needed in between each of my teeth. If we go on to... View Article

Invisalign Braces Essex

October 20, 2018 6:16 am

When you do not want fixed braces or a brace that is not very discreet then Invisalign is a great way to straighten your teeth. You can see your straightened smile before you start your braces. A Clincheck video will represent your teeth from start to finish. Invisalign braces – transcript Parminder: “So we went through all the different options – we went through fixed, removable, we even went through cosmetic bonding which is always available as well. Melissa wanted a very good result and she didn’t really want fixed braces so we ended up going for Invisalign. So we took the impressions, took all the photographs and we got the Invisalign ordered. It wasn’t until we did the actual... View Article

Deciding on Invisalign Braces

October 17, 2018 6:07 am

When choosing the best way to straighten your teeth there are a number of options. You can either choose a fixed or removable appliance. Invisalign braces are a plastic removable brace. They are great at moving teeth in to a more aligner position and are comfortable to wear. The greatest benefit is they can be removed so eating is not impaired. Deciding on Invisalign  braces: transcript Parminder Battu: “Hello everyone so we’re here today with Melissa you might have recognised her from some of the other videos. So Melissa, what brought you here today?” Melisa: “Well I’ve been working here and I’ve had to see Parminder today to discuss my bottom teeth. I don’t know if you can see I have sight crowding... View Article

Invisalign Review One Year On

September 23, 2018 4:19 pm

Here we have our amazing patient George who had Invisalign Braces for his upper and lower teeth, cosmetic contouring and professional home teeth whitening. We review his treatment one year on and ask him about his experience at Viva Dental Studio with Dr Parminder Battu #smilesbyparm.   Invisalign Braces Review Essex, Hornchurch   Invisalign review: One year on – transcript Parminder: “We’ve got George here today who had Invisalign braces last year and has come in for a review and a clean. So, George, how was it?”   George: “Yeah, it was really good. It was nice that I could take it in and out, that’s probably the main reason why I went for Invisalign – that and the fact... View Article

Invisalign Promotional Day 6th October

September 17, 2018 4:01 pm

What is Invisalign?   Invisalign braces are clear removable braces which help straighten crooked teeth and closes gaps. They are almost entirely invisible when worn and are delicate in their small, constant force. You have a series of aligners, which are changed every 7 – 14 days. You may have some attachments on the teeth.   What are Attachments?   Attachments are tooth coloured blocks on the teeth. They are specially designed to move the teeth in a certain direction and position. You may see these if you look closely but they are essential for predictable tooth movements.   How long does the treatment take?   Invisalign treatment time depends on the severity of the case. The teeth can be... View Article

What To Expect After Root Canal Treatment

August 16, 2018 6:39 am

What are root canal treatments?   Teeth can sometimes become infected where the blood supply gets cut to the tooth. Root canal treatments are  where the inside of the tooth is cleaned free of infection and then filled to prevent further ingress of bacteria and infection. Root canal treatments have been shown to have a 95% chance of lasting 5 years. If a root canal treated tooth becomes re-infected then the tooth may need root treatment again. As a last resort the tooth could need to be taken out and then replaced.   Will My Tooth Hurt After RCT?   Your tooth may feel slightly sensitive for a few days after Root Canal Treatment. Due to the process of cleaning... View Article