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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   Main Advantages of Invisalign Braces according to George Can take the brace in and out Invisible A brace for young professionals Why Come to Viva Dental Studio Clean environment Great staff   Book Now We offer FREE cosmetic consultations to discuss your needs. Book in now by calling 01708446447 or fill in our contact us page online. Find out more about our braces here and cosmetic treatments... View Article

Invisalign Promotional Day 6th October

September 17, 2018 4:01 pm

What is Invisalign?   Invisalign is a clear removable brace which helps 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 to be re root treated 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... View Article

Amalgam Silver Filling vs Composite White Fillings

August 13, 2018 6:15 am

 What Are Amalgam Fillings?   Amalgam fillings are made up of a combination of metals, which consist of liquid Mercury and an alloy powder made up of Silver, Copper and Tin. Amalgam fillings are hard-wearing and are Silver in colour. The NHS consider Composite tooth coloured fillings to be cosmetic and are not classed as medically needed, so you will have Amalgam fillings placed in your teeth to restore them.   What Are Composite Fillings?   Composite fillings are made up of a plastic and glass mixture, they are also known as White fillings. Your NHS dentist may offer you a tooth coloured Composite filling if your front teeth need restoring. Composite fillings are less noticeable than Amalgam fillings as... View Article

Dentist in Hornchurch, Havering Essex

July 9, 2018 6:04 am

Havering    About The Havering Borough   Havering is a London borough, located within East London which is just on the outskirts of Essex. There are several towns that form the borough of Havering with Romford being the main town centre and other smaller town centres Hornchurch, Upminster, Rainham, Collier Row, Elm Park and Harold Hill.     Dentist In Havering    Viva Dental Studio is a private dental practice located within the London Borough of Havering in Hornchurch Essex. We provide high-quality bespoke dental and facial aesthetic treatments to patients from all over Havering. If you are looking for a new dentist or a place to relax while you have your facial aesthetic treatment carried out, Viva Dental Studio accept patients from the following areas within Havering:    Ardleigh Green   Chase Cross ... View Article

Composite White Fillings

July 4, 2018 1:00 pm

 What Are Composite White Fillings?    Composite white fillings also known as white fillings are tooth coloured. They are made from a plastic and glass mixture and are used to restore teeth if decay has been present. Due to them being tooth coloured they are less visible within the mouth. Composite material can also be used to cosmetically improve a smile by changing the shape and colour of the teeth.  As many people want a natural looking smile, composite white fillings are now becoming more and more popular.     Can I Have My Amalgam Silver Fillings Changed?    Amalgam fillings can be change to Composite fillings but it always advisable to seek advice from your dentist.     Are Composite Fillings Free on the NHS?   ... View Article

How To Avoid Bad Lip Fillers

June 13, 2018 6:46 am

More and more people now days are wanting Facial Filler treatments to add volume and to smooth fine lines and wrinkles. If done with a qualified skilled practitioner, there are low risks involved.   If this treatment is not carried out correctly it could lead to patients experiencing physical discomfort and looking unnatural and over-volumized.    The team at Viva Dental Studio in Hornchurch, Essex, are highly qulified to conduct these treatments and have put together a small list of things you should check before having any Facial Aesthetic treatment carried out.    Qualifications   No matter what treatment you are planning on having, it’s important to always check the qualifications of the practitioner. Ask the practitioner treating you for proof of training and qualifications and certificates. If for any reason the practitioner doesn’t... View Article

6 Things You Need To Know About Invisalign Braces 

June 11, 2018 9:41 pm

Invisalign 6 Things You Need To Know:    Before starting your Invisalign straight teeth journey with us at Viva Dental Studio we have put together a small list of useful things you should know.    Impressions: You dentist will need to take moulds of your teeth, which will be sent to the manufactures Invisalign who make the aligners.   Invisalign Attachments: Invisalign attachments are tooth coloured composite blocks placed on the teeth. This is a necessary part of the Invisalign treatment as they enable the aligner to grip the teeth better to ensure the teeth move in a specific way/ direction. Due to them being tooth coloured they are almost invincible and can only be seen if you are up close to someone.  Changing The Invisalign Aligners: The aligner should be worn for a total of 5-14 Days before being changed over. Depending on has fast your... View Article

Things To Do In Hornchurch

June 8, 2018 6:30 am

Dentist in Hornchurch   We are a modern private dental surgery located along Hornchurch High Street, we provide affordable, bespoke, general and cosmetic dentistry as well as Facial Aesthetics.  You can choose from one of our early morning, late evening or weekend appointments so you never miss work or school. Enjoy refreshments upon arrival and relax in our pristine waiting area before being seen in one of our modern surgeries. Watch a movie of your choice while having your treatment done. Customer parking is available with easy access to the surgery.    What’s Going On In Hornchurch?    Viva Dental Studio and other local shop owners in Hornchurch, within the last year have been working together to form a local town team called the ‘Hornchurch Town Team’. Our aim of... View Article

Useful Tips To Help Prevent Tooth Decay

June 5, 2018 6:33 am

Useful Tips To Help Prevent Tooth Decay   Most children have a sweet tooth and allowing children a treat is ok, but sugar intake needs to be controlled to reduce the damage it causes to your children’s teeth and by following these helpful tips from the dentists at Viva Dental Studio in Hornchurch, Essex to help prevent tooth decay in your child.   Brush Twice A Day – Make sure your child is brushing their teeth once in the morning and once in the evening, this will help in preventing tooth decay. Dental Examinations – Children should see the dentist every 6 months to have their teeth checked. The dentist will be able to identify any problems or cavities your... View Article