Meet the Smile Behind the Mask

The lovely Claire Smith joined the team in Mid September taking over from Karen McKeever. She’s certainly hit the ground running! Claire recently moved back to the area after working abroad for sometime. We’re thrilled to have her here. You may recognise her as she did work at the practice early in the year covering…

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Smoking – Stoptober

Stoptober is the perfect time to give up those bad habits and quit smoking. Not only for your health but for your pocket too and with Christmas (that’s right the C word) just around the corner those extra pennies will come in handy. Smoking has many effects on the body, and it starts with your…

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Mouth Ulcers and Bleeding Gums. How to treat them.

Although they can be very painful, most mouth ulcers will heal on there own within 7-10 days. Non healing ulcers or oral lesions present for more than 3 weeks should be assessed by a dentist or a doctor. Bleeding gums can often be a sign of gum disease and can often be present with no…

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