Helpful, General Tips

Toothpastes We recommend brushing with a pea sized amount of fluoride toothpaste twice a day. You should use a toothpaste with a fluoride level of 1000ppm (parts per million) up to the age of 3, and after the age of 3 the fluoride should be 1350-1500ppm. Fluoride helps to strengthen and protect against tooth decay. …

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Handy hints-we focus on prevention!!

Use a straw when drinking acidic/fizzy drinks. Avoid snacking between meals. Try and consume any tempting sugary/sweet items with your main meals. Check your brushing technique regularly by chewing a disclosing tablet. This will stain up the areas you’re not brushing properly. If you have been advised to use a fluoride mouthwash, try and rinse …

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Brushing Your Teeth

Our Hygienist services at Highfield Dental will help and advise you on the prevention of gum disease. Brushing twice a day, morning and evening with a fluoride toothpaste will help prevent tooth decay and gum disease. Our hygienist will advise you on brushing technique and the most suitable toothbrush for you. Generally, we recommend adults …

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Implant Dentistry

highfield dental offer dental implants covering Croydon, Bromley, Sevenoaks, Petts Wood, Kent. With years of experience and training from world leaders in implant dentistry, we are in a position to provide you with comprehensive dental implant treatment options – from single tooth replacements to multiple teeth. We offer affordable options to stabilise loose dentures, bone …

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Emergency Dental Care Orpington

If you are a registered patient of highfield dental and find yourself in dental pain call us on 01689 823786 -we provide emergency appointments daily Monday to Friday. Other services include Dental Implants, Hygienist, Teeth Whitening, White fillings, Veneers, Crowns and ceramic inlays, Cosmetic dentistry, Oral surgery, Root canal treatment. We provide NHS treatment for …

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The Expert Implant Dentists in Orpington

But not only Orpington. We also cover Bromley, Beckenham, Petts Wood and Chelsfield providing affordable Dental Implants and Dental care. Not to be confused with Highfield Dental Centre/Clinic – Dartford. We are Highfield Dental based in Orpington, close to Tesco located between Princess Royal University Hospital and Orpington Railway Station (10 mins walk from the …

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Teeth whitening–Why see a Dental Professional?

Be very careful about teeth whitening home kits that are being sold, particularly on the internet. Many of these products are unregulated with questionable ingredients damaging teeth and gums and often don’t work. We have had cases where patients have had chemical burns. We have also read reports in the dental press of many products …

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