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Dental Conditions

Family dental care from Appledore Dental Clinic, Milton Keynes

Dental Conditions in Milton Keynes

Dental conditions treated at Appledore Milton Keynes

Here at the award-winning Appledore Dental Clinic, your local private dentist in Milton Keynes, we offer the latest in general and cosmetic dentistry for all members of the family.

Our experienced team can treat everything from the most common complaints such as tooth decay and wisdom teeth pain to more challenging dental work such as dental implants and teeth straightening.

Everyone is affected by dental problems at some point, even if you are doing a good job in maintaining your oral health. Our team is dedicated to preventative dental work which aims to catch the small problems before they become bigger (and more expensive!) ones.

From preventative dentistry to fully bespoke treatment plans for a whole new smile, we believe that we offer some of the best dental care for patients in Milton Keynes.

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Clinical Director, Appledore Dental, Milton Keynes
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The most common dental problems

Dental problems are never any fun, but the good news is that most of them can be easily prevented. Brushing twice a day, flossing daily, eating properly, and regular dental check-ups are essential steps in preventing dental problems. Each time you visit our dental clinic in Milton Keynes, our experienced dental team will give you the best advice on maintaining good oral care.

Educating yourself about common dental problems and their causes can also go a long way in prevention. Here is a list of common dental problems.

1.Bad Breath

Bad breath, also called halitosis, is generally caused by a dental or gum issues. Find out more about bad breath and what causes it.

2. Tooth Decay

Tooth decay occurs when plaque, the sticky substance that forms on teeth, combines with the sugars and other food stuffs that you eat to produce acids that attack tooth enamel. Find out more about tooth decay and the causes.

3. Gum (Periodontal) Disease

Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is an infection of the gums surrounding the teeth. It is also one of the main causes of tooth loss among adults. Find out more about gum disease.

4. Oral Cancer
Oral cancer is a serious and potentially deadly disease but often curable if diagnosed and treated in the early stages. The biggest risk factors are smoking and drinking alcohol. Find out more about oral cancer here.

5. Tooth Sensitivity

Tooth sensitivity is a common problem that affects millions of people. Basically, tooth sensitivity involves experiencing pain or discomfort to your teeth from sweets, cold air, hot drinks, cold drinks or ice cream. Find out more about tooth sensitivity.

6. Toothaches and Dental Emergencies

While many toothaches and dental emergencies can be easily avoided just by regular visits to the dentist, accidents can and do happen. Find out how we can help in a dental emergency.

7. Broken or uneven teeth

Broken and uneven teeth can affect personal confidence and also cause dental issues due to not being able to clean around uneven teeth properly. Find out more about broken or uneven teeth.

8. Teeth grinding

Teeth grinding and jaw clenching is often related to stress or anxiety and can cause headaches and jaw pain. It also wears down teeth over time. Find out more about teeth grinding here.

Please don’t hesitate to raise any issues that may be concerning you during your visit to our private dental clinic in Milton Keynes.