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Important message from The Smile Centre.

After weeks of uncertainty The Smile Centre has welcomed the (sudden!) news that dental practices can resume face to face appointments from 8th June.

We are currently working hard behind the scenes to make sure that everything required is in place to ensure a safe, phased return for both our patients and our team.

In the meantime please be assured we are doing all we can to work through patient lists, ensure that the correct PPE is in place for all of our safety, our team have the correct training and that the building is a safe, secure place for all. The Smile Centre prides itself on providing the highest standards which will not be compromised, we will reopen when we are confident that we are able to provide the best dentistry in the most secure environment. For now, please do not visit the practice - You can continue to call us if you have a dental emergency on 01579 342348.

Thank you for your continued patience – we will bring you updates as soon as we have them and guide you through all new processes which will be in place to make The Smile Centre the safest place for you to receive the dentistry you require.

All about implant retained dentures

Posted by on Feb 13, 2019 in dentures Cornwall | No Comments

It used to be a joke included on all British sitcoms; that granny or grandpa’s dentures would fall out of their mouth at an inopportune moment. These days, with modern implant-supported dentures, that simply couldn’t happen! Gone are the days when dentures were attached to the jaw using a combination of adhesive and suction. Gone […]

What does a dental hygienist do?

Posted by on Jan 14, 2019 in dental health Liskeard | No Comments

We all know to visit the dentist, right? We teach our children the importance of it and (hopefully) you continue to come to your appointments as adults. However, lots of people don’t visit their dental hygienist or, even worse, don’t see the point! Visiting the dental hygienist has many benefits, so here’s what they do […]

How to choose a family dentist

Posted by on Dec 14, 2018 in dental health Liskeard | No Comments

According to a government report on children’s oral health, 1 in 4 children start their first day of school showing signs of tooth decay. With everybody in the UK theoretically having access to a family dentist, how can this be the case? Why are people not taking their children to the dentist regularly? Would they […]

How to spot the signs of mouth cancer

Posted by on Nov 9, 2018 in dental health Liskeard | No Comments

November is Mouth Cancer Action Month, and so we thought it’d be wise to share with our patients and readers how to spot the signs of mouth. When mouth cancer is detected and treated early, the chances of survival increase to nine out of ten, which is pretty good odds in our eyes. This is […]

How dental implants improve your confidence

Posted by on Oct 22, 2018 in dental implants | No Comments

Did you know that how widely you smile could give you an idea of how long you’ll live! According to Forbes Magazine, Wayne State University research showed that out of hundreds of baseball players who had their own collectible cards in 1952, the ones who smiled widely for the camera lived for 79.9 years. Those […]

What causes bad breath?

Posted by on Sep 6, 2018 in dental health Liskeard | No Comments

Bad breath and morning breath are two totally separate happenings; one is entirely natural, and one is entirely not. It’s normal to notice a little undertone of a particularly pungent food, like red wine or garlic, on your breath after a meal, but if you’re noticing a perpetual odour then this could signify something a […]

What to expect from your dental implants

Dental implants are a revolutionary treatment in the dental world, and their popularity shows no signs of stopping. At The Smile Centre, we can personally guarantee you natural-looking and incredibly strong dental implants that’ll not only improve the function of your mouth, but also your self-confidence!

3 Tips For Nervous Patients

For many people, visiting the dentist isn’t a big event or cause for concern. It’s a regular appointment which comes and goes without drama or conflict. But for some individuals, it is an absolutely terrifying experience. Thanks to exaggerated dramatisations in popular media such as film and television, who would play on the fear of the […]

The dental implant process

Here at The Smile Centre, Cornwall, we truly believe that there is no better alternative to your natural teeth. That’s why your dentist will always encourage you to take care of what nature gave you. However, sometimes life can throw challenges at you and this may mean that your natural teeth are no long suitable. […]

Average Brit spends almost £200 a year looking after their oral health

British adults are spending £196 a year looking after their smile by purchasing oral health care products, according to the results of a nationwide survey. An investigation by the Oral Health Foundation, looking at the spending power of more than 2,000 people from across the UK, found that we are spending an average of £16.34 […]