Oral Health

  • Ls1 Dental Leeds is prides itself on offering a wide range of dental treatments , fillings, root canal, same day crowns, inlays veneers, braces to name but few . All delivered by an expert team using the latest technologies and techniques to ensure fantastic results for our patients resulting in our 5 star patients rating. .. Which we are extremely proud of! However   LS1 Dental believes its service to our patients does not start and stop at the practice with treatments , and that educating patients on diet advice and how to improve /maintain their oral health in between visits to the dentist is equally as important to us . If patients are given the best possible information/tips & advice this is turn can help reduce the need for complex treatments in the future, reduce gum problems, and over all wellbeing of a patients oral health levels.

    With this in mind LS1 Dental allocates time during all appointments, to give oral hygiene /diet / tooth brushing advice to all patients. Tailoring the information given, to meet the needs/ problems of the patient, offering product recommendations and leaflets to take home if needed.Prevention really is better than cure… words LS1 Dental leeds strongly believe in and actively want to promote the benefits of good oral health care at home to all patients

    Take a look at the tips & oral health advice put together for your information below

    Why do I need to have regular check ups&Cleans

    • How often should I see a dentist ? The general recommendation is once/twice a year – as with everything it can vary from patient to patient depending upon needs and issues . Your Dental surgeon will advise you what he/she thinks will be adequate for you.
    • What are the advantages of regular visits to the dentist ? Regular dental visits are important because they can help spot dental health problems early on when treatment is likely to be simpler and more affordable. They also help prevent many problems from developing in the first place. Visiting your dentist regularly is also important because some diseases or medical conditions have symptoms that can appear in the mouth.
    • Why do we see a dental hygienist ?Brushing and flossing help clean the plaque from your teeth, but you can't remove alltartar at home. During the cleaning, your dental professional will use special tools to remove tartar. This is called scaling. Also By talking to you about your diet, and recommending other preventive measures, the hygienist can help you keep to a routine that will slow down tooth decay. Regular visits and advice will help build your confidence in keeping your mouth healthy.
    • Can a Dental hygienist prevent gum disease ?This is what the training of the hygienist is all about. They will carefully remove the hard deposits of tartar (or ‘calculus') that build up on the teeth and teach you how to prevent them coming back. This will do a lot to slow the progress of gum disease.By talking to you about your diet, and recommending other preventive measures, the hygienist can help you keep to a routine that will slow down tooth decay. Regular visits and advice will help build your confidence in keeping your mouth healthy.

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