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Exciting News at Oakley Road Dental

Exciting News at Oakley Road Dental

Hello Everyone! We hope you had a lovely Easter break in 2022. Below we would just like to update you on some exciting things we have going on at the practice as well as some general news. Firstly, we would like to welcome two very experienced nurses to the team, Lisa...

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🦠COVID-19 UPDATE🦠 Please Read!

🦠COVID-19 UPDATE🦠 Please Read!

🦠COVID-19 UPDATE🦠 Please Read! We are aware that as of 24/02/22 there have been recent changes to COVID-19 restrictions/guidelines in the UK however we would like to remind all of our patients that we are still following Dental Guidance given by the GDC & PHE...

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How often should I replace my toothbrush?

How often should I replace my toothbrush?

When was the last time you replaced your toothbrush? We throw out expired foods, restock vitamins and supplements, and replace our beauty products often, but when it comes to health and beauty, it’s our dental hygiene that doesn’t get as much attention as other areas....

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What is Periodontal Disease?

What is Periodontal Disease?

Are your gums swollen and sensitive? Do they bleed easily after brushing? Do you struggle with bad breath that just won’t go away? If you answered ‘Yes’ you might be suffering from Periodontal Disease. What is Periodontal Disease?  Periodontal disease is an...

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What is COVID-19?

What is COVID-19?

At Oakley Road Dental Practice our patients and staff is our upmost priority. For now as we are all aware the COVID-19 virus/pandemic is not going away and is simply something we may have to live with but it is important to keep reminding ourselves to keep each other...

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Invisalign Open Event Sat 8th May 2021 9am – 2pm

Invisalign Open Event Sat 8th May 2021 9am – 2pm

£150 of Invisalign Packages, Enlighten Teeth Whitening & Mini Smile Makeover We will be offering for 1 day only £150.00 off Invisalign packages, Enlighten teeth whitening and Mini smile makeover (Cosmetic Bonding).Limited space and appointment based only!...

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Christmas Update 2020

Christmas Update 2020

To all of our patients at Oakley Road, As 2020 draws to a close, we would just like to keep you up to date on our plans for Christmas and the new year. We would also like to thank you for your loyalty and ongoing support throughout a very challenging year. We would...

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September Update from Oakley Road Dental

September Update from Oakley Road Dental

How can we already be at the beginning of September and the kids going back to school next week? We have certainly had a very eventful year, not necessarily a good year. This year has certainly made a lot of people reassess their lifestyles. We at Oakley Road Dental...

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August Update from Oakley Road Dental

August Update from Oakley Road Dental

We have missed you all! Wow, we have been overwhelmed by all the kind messages we have received since reopening up the practice. It has been such a great feeling to know that you have missed us as much as we have missed you! We do still appreciate the ongoing patience...

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Changes to your appointment at the practice

Changes to your appointment at the practice

Your visit to Oakley Road Dental Practice has changed as a result of Coronavirus Please read the following information carefully: When you arrive at the practice please phone reception or ring the door bell to alert us that you are here. When we are ready for you we...

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Practice Opening Date

Practice Opening Date

Message to our patients Following on from yesterday’s announcement from the Government that Dental Practices can open from 8th June, we would like to inform you that we are trying our best to open as close to this date as possible. As in the news, throughout this...

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Coronavirus Safety Measures

Coronavirus Safety Measures

Daily life for everyone around the world has changed dramatically in a short space of time. As things begin to normalise it is important that we reflect and try to adapt to ensure that we take control and change the things we know will keep us safe. Things like...

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Contactless Appointments at Oakley Road Dental

Contactless Appointments at Oakley Road Dental

We hope you are well and keeping safe in these unprecedented times. We wanted to let you know that while we haven’t been able to see you for routine appointments, we have nonetheless been thinking about Patient Care.Contactless Visit With this in mind we are pleased...

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Practice Closing Temporarily Due to Coronavirus

Practice Closing Temporarily Due to Coronavirus

Dear Patients, Following our recent guidelines from the relevant authorities we have made the difficult decision to close the surgery for the foreseeable future. All non-urgent treatment will be cancelled, however if you are experiencing severe pain, swelling or...

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What is periodontal disease?

What is periodontal disease?

What is periodontal disease? Periodontal disease is an inflammatory disease. The inflammation is part of the body’s natural defence mechanisms and occurs in response to a build-up of plaque (bacteria) on the teeth. In some patients, this natural inflammatory process...

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Big Family Brush Up! 24th June – 31 August 2019

Big Family Brush Up! 24th June – 31 August 2019

This summer, take on the Big Family Brush-Up! 24th June – 31st August 2019 Without a doubt, one of the most stressful parts of the day for any parent is the teeth brushing battle that commences first thing in the morning and last thing at night. Tiredness, general...

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Caring for your children’s teeth

Caring for your children’s teeth

It’s never too early to start a good oral health routine The daily battles that commence morning and night; the constant bribery; the singing of songs…getting your kids to brush their teeth can often be challenging. But let us reassure you, that caring for your...

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National Diabetes Week – 10th-16th June 2019

National Diabetes Week – 10th-16th June 2019

Managing Diabetes and Dental Problems Everyone knows that keeping your teeth, gums and mouth healthy helps to improve your overall health and wellbeing. But did you know that this is particularly important if you have diabetes, as you are at a higher risk of...

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National Smile Month

National Smile Month

National Smile Month 2019 There’s plenty to be smiling about this month. Brighter days, warmer weather, the start of BBQ season, plus, we have some fantastic offers on dental cosmetic treatments that will have you beaming from ear to ear.Smile and the world smiles...

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The truth about Botox

The truth about Botox

Botox – the secret to eternal youth We all know that Peter Pan only exists in fairy tales, but wouldn’t it be nice if we could keep up the appearance of natural, well-rested, refreshed skin forever? Well, now you can thanks to a bout of Botox. This cosmetic treatment...

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How to get the most out of your Invisalign treatment

How to get the most out of your Invisalign treatment

Top Invisalign Tips from our Principal Dentist – Melanie Pittroff As Theodore Roosevelt famously said “nothing worth having, comes easy” and when you undertake a course of Invisalign treatment, it is important that you fully commit to your plan in order to achieve...

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Time to sparkle

Time to sparkle

It’s time to make your Christmas wish come true! Visit our private dental practice this winter and indulge in a host of treatments that are sure to make you shine – just in time for the festive season.There’s no need to hibernate – Oakley Road can keep you looking...

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Invisalign Patient Diary

Invisalign Patient Diary

Over the course of the next few week and months we’ll be following Sue, one of our new Invisalign patients. She is currently having Invisalign treatment and wanted to share her experience in a weekly diary for our blog. We hope you enjoy finding out about this...

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Diet vs Dentist – You are what you eat

Diet vs Dentist – You are what you eat

We all know the age old saying that an apple a day keeps the doctor away, but what about the dentist? Are there certain foods and drinks that we should be including in our diet in order to ensure that our teeth stay healthy? The answer to this is undoubtedly yes. You...

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Prepare your skin for summer

Prepare your skin for summer

We may be reeling from the effects of a dreary, drab winter but with the summer months rapidly approaching it’s time to rejuvenate and give our skin some pampering. Here at Oakley Road Dental Practice, getting you summer ready is as simple as 1,2,3…glow. Age old...

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Love your Smile this Valentine’s Day

Love your Smile this Valentine’s Day

Give your mouth the love it deserves Your smile is one of the first things that people notice when meeting you for the first time. And with Valentine’s Day just around the corner, it could hold the key to instant attraction. A great smile is not only infectious, but...

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Tooth Decay in Teenagers and Young Adults

Tooth Decay in Teenagers and Young Adults

Decay appearing suddenly in teenagers and young adults is quite common. When children are younger, parents can keep an eye on the general cleaning of teeth as well as limit the sugar and fizzy drinks intake. It does happen quite often that as soon as teenagers or young adults are given more freedom as far…

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