Category: Advice

Taking a closer look at the modern dental surgery

More about the state-of-the-art equipment used at Arthur House Dental Care in Sutton Coldfield. If you could go back in time and walk into a dental practice, say fifty years ago, you would notice a significant difference to those of

Is Having a Dry Mouth a Problem?

Causes and effects of dry mouth and how your Sutton Coldfield dentist can help. Many of us have probably experienced a dry mouth at some point in our life and dismissed it as ‘just one of those things’. In most

Food Colourings and their Effect on Teeth

A look at the staining properties of foods on our teeth. Few of us these days perhaps, eat a diet entirely made up of fresh food, relying at least occasionally on takeaway food, supermarket ready meals or even sandwiches and

Struggling to Stop Smoking?

Reviewing the potential damage to your oral health. We are now just over a month into the new year; and it is around this time that many New Year resolutions start to fail. The gym membership goes to the back

The Six Month Smile and Your Oral Health

Looking after your teeth and gums whilst wearing this fast acting orthodontic system. The Six Month Smiles brace is one of the most popular options for straightening teeth which we provide at Arthur House Dental Care. Whilst it works along

The Benefits of Using a Dental Therapist

Maintenance of your oral health – an important ongoing discipline. Much modern dental care is about prevention, and rightly so. Despite some excellent modern cosmetic dental benefits such as implants, the fact is that nothing will be as good as

Do you have a significant fear of the dentist?

Our answers to questions asked by nervous dental patients at Arthur House Dental Care in Sutton Coldfield. There is no shame in feeling afraid when your dental appointment is just around the corner. In fact, you are in good company

Depression and the Negative Impact on Dental Health

How a depressed dental patient may suffer poor oral health. Mental health issues are now affecting many more of us than was previously thought. This may well be due to it being a subject that some would prefer to sweep

The Impact of Sugar on Your Teeth

Why sugars (and carbohydrates) can have a negative impact on oral health – a Sutton Coldfield dental hygienist explains more. It is commonly accepted that sugar is bad for your teeth, causing decay and eventually leading to dental work. What

The Benefits of Modern Orthodontics

Effective teeth straightening solutions in Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham. Orthodontics, more commonly known as the practice of using dental braces to straighten teeth, has been used for a long time now, with the earliest versions looking more akin to an instrument