Blogs

Tooth Whitening

24 Jul 2017

Tooth Whitening

So, the summer is here and a lot of people want to hit the beach on their holiday with a whiter, brighter smile. And why not? We live in a very media driven ages, selfies rule the holiday snaps that are shared across all sorts of social media platforms and feeling confident about your smile is always going to make any picture look better!

 

VELscope – a new tool to help us detect mouth cancer

21 Jun 2017

VELscope – a new tool to help us detect mouth cancer

Recently at Dentist Direct we took delivery of a new tool that is proven to help us detect signs of change in tissues of the mouth that could turn into cancer at a very early stage. The process is quick and easy, 100% non-invasive and far more reliable than the naked eye alone.

What Does Holistic Mean?

14 Jun 2017

What Does Holistic Mean?

If you go to the dictionary, the word holistic is defined as “is relating to the idea that things should be studied as a whole and not just as a sum of their parts”. 

What you should know before having cosmetic dentistry.

05 Jan 2017

What you should know before having cosmetic dentistry.

When choosing a cosmetic dentist you should consider that this person is going to change your appearance, so opting for the cheapest or even the most dazzling clinic may not be the best choice. Firstly, ask friends for a personal recommendation, even your own dentist may have a trusted colleague they refer to

Oral hygiene gifts can make for holiday smiles

12 Dec 2016

Oral hygiene gifts can make for holiday smiles

Mark the holiday season with Dentist Direct ‘s fabulous package for families and individuals! As children grow, their dental needs evolve and change, so it is important to build a foundation of excellent oral care and active maintenance. So give yourself or loved one the most important gift of all this holiday season: a healthy teeth for a happy smile! Maintaining good oral hygiene during the holiday season ensures that you won’t experience embarrassing conditions, such as plaque, tartar, and bad breath.

The benefits of getting a second opinion for your dental work

12 Dec 2016

The benefits of getting a second opinion for your dental work


Dentist Direct Dubai, a UK-based expert in dentistry with a holistic approach to oral health, offers free ‘Second Dental Opinion’, aimed at ensuring patients make the right decision for their dental treatment.

November is Mouth Cancer Action Month

06 Nov 2016

November is Mouth Cancer Action Month

Mouth cancer is a devastating disease, the key to successful treatment is early diagnosis. At every appointment our clinicians carry out screening for mouth cancer and recently have introduced VELScope to the practice.

Tell me about....Oral Pro-Biotics

23 Oct 2016

Tell me about....Oral Pro-Biotics

Most people will have heard about pro-biotics by now, usually found in yoghurts or drinks and used to balance the "good" bacteria in the digestive system.

Dentist Direct Dubai offers free dental consultation to mark first anniversary

26 Sep 2016

Dentist Direct Dubai offers free dental consultation to mark first anniversary


Dentist Direct Dubai provides a wide range of dental health services and its team of dentists and hygienists will conduct comprehensive dental consultation to children aged up to 16 years throughout October.

Awful Antiquities

15 Sep 2016

Awful Antiquities

The earliest records of oral hygiene were recorded around 3000BC practiced by the Sumerians, where elaborate gold toothpicks were excavated in Mesopotamia. Writings about siwak have also been uncovered, although at that time were made from porcupine quills, feathers or thorns!