How Often Should You Clean Or Replace Your Toothbrush?

How Often Should You Clean Or Replace Your Toothbrush?
Your toothbrush might not have had an outing for a while, but when was the last time you replaced it? Whether you use a manual or electric toothbrush, changing the brush or head is key to ensuring you get the most from your oral health routine. If you are wondering...

Get Summer Ready Thanks to Dental Implants

Get Summer Ready Thanks to Dental Implants
During lockdown, despite appearing in video calls, it has been easier to hide any imperfections in your mouth, due to the lack of social contact. As the restrictions start to ease, however, and you look forward to seeing friends and family and even getting ready for a summer holiday, you...

Is Your Dental Check Up Overdue?

Is Your Dental Check Up Overdue?
With the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic and tough guidelines against unnecessary journeys during periods of lockdown, you may be forgiven for getting a little behind on your regular health checks, such as your dental check up.  As the UK is now, however, starting to emerge from national lockdown, following the series...

Do You Have a Dental Emergency?

Do You Have a Dental Emergency?
Dental pain can be very distressing, not least because you are often worried about what is causing the discomfort.  Whether it is your teeth, gums, jaws or mouth, there are many different issues which can cause you pain, but how do you know you are having a dental emergency? As...

Has Lockdown Forced You To Become a DIY Dentist?

Has Lockdown Forced You To Become a DIY Dentist?
As lockdown becomes an unwelcome normality, there are some worrying trends and statistics emerging when it comes to oral health. The worst of which is that many people are trying to fix tooth problems at home, turning us into a nation of DIY dentists. Now, you don’t need us to...

Why Choose Invisible Teeth Braces?

Why Choose Invisible Teeth Braces?
Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, although there has been a worrying drop in people attending routine dental appointments, there has been increased interest in teeth straightening. Treatments such as invisible teeth braces have become more popular, most likely due to the fact that people are spending more time...

5 Treatments to Rejuvenate Your Facial Skin in 2021

5 Treatments to Rejuvenate Your Facial Skin in 2021
After the whirlwind that was 2020, make this new year the time you prioritise yourself and your health. Upgrading your skincare routine is a great way to care for your skin, while improving your confidence. At Riverside Dental Spa we have a range of treatments to rejuvenate your facial skin...

How to Clean Your Invisalign Aligners

How to Clean Your Invisalign Aligners
We regularly talk about the benefits of Invisalign aligners and the reasons why they are so popular amongst our dental patients. Whilst Invisalign is certainly a discreet, effective and appealing teeth straightening solution, it’s vital to follow the important rules of wearing Invisalign aligners on your teeth for a minimum...

Top Tips on Avoiding a Dental Emergency This Christmas

Top Tips on Avoiding a Dental Emergency This Christmas
Christmas is traditionally a time of overindulgence and enjoying all the foods and drinks we love, but it can also be a challenging time for our teeth.  An abundance of sweet treats, a more relaxed attitude to oral health and activities which could cause tooth injuries all combine to increase...