Smile Makeover for Worn Down Teeth and Bruxism

This a case of a patient with severe wearing down of the teeth approximately 3 months ago. Patient A came to visit Dr Bashar Al-Naher with severe wearing down of his teeth to the point that over half the length of his front teeth had disappeared. The initial photograph shows the extent of the wear […]

No need to fear the cosmetic dentist

Are you displeased with the appearance of your teeth and gums? Would you like a more youthful smile that still appears natural? Some people would like to change their smile drastically, but they are reluctant to do so because of an underlying or not-so-subtle dental fear. Whatever it is about your teeth and gums that […]

Don’t fear your dental visits – guided imagery and sedation

Dental anxiety is a very common phenomenon, affecting almost 1 in 3 people worldwide. Symptoms range from mild discomfort to severe panic attacks and refusal to see a dentist. Extreme cases of dental phobia are not that frequent and may require working with a psychologist and other health professionals to overcome it. At Care Dental […]

Nitrous oxide sedation – understanding the advantages and risks

The combination of oxygen and nitrous oxide, commonly known as ‘happy gas’, is widely used in dentistry. It has proven to be beneficial for patients experiencing dental anxiety, as a result of oxygen enrichment and a reduction of their stress levels. At Care Dental Platinum, sedation with nitrous oxide is part of a wider dental […]

No more dental fear – dental implants and options for nervous patients

For some patients, fear of the dentist is a very real problem. According to the British Health Foundation, 1 in 7 adults suffers from extreme dental anxiety. Simple dental procedures can be very challenging for these patients, let alone more invasive operations such as dental implants. One of the biggest challenges facing dentists with nervous […]

Whitening for sensitive teeth

Tooth sensitivity affects most people who decide to whiten their teeth. For most, it is mild and lasts only a few hours after the treatment, whereas for others the degree of discomfort is greater. In general, depending on how dry your mouth is and the condition of your teeth, tooth sensitivity after a teeth whitening […]

Dental implants and the dentist for nervous patients in London

When it comes to modern dentistry, dental implants are a great investment for your oral health and overall health for three main reasons: they are good value for your money, they restore your oral function, and can greatly improve your smile and overall confidence. However, some may feel uncomfortable at the prospect of minor implant […]

What to expect at an initial appointment with a new dentist

Visiting a new dentist for the first time can be a daunting experience, but at Care Dental Platinum we are here to make things easy for you. Our dental staff specialise in nervous patients and our Enjoyable Dentistry Technique™ has gained much recognition in recent years. Once you book your appointment with your London dentist […]

Replace missing teeth with dental implants without any discomfort

In recent years, treatment for the replacement of missing teeth has undergone drastic improvements, due to various advances in dentistry. Not replacing missing teeth can have negative consequence on your oral and overall health. These include the deterioration of the biting and chewing power as well as bone loss in the jaw. Dental implants are […]

Say goodbye to your dental phobias with the Enjoyable Dentistry Technique™

Fear of the dentist is as old as dentistry itself. In fact, dental phobia is one of the most common phobias affecting people of all ages and from different backgrounds. Nearly 20% of British people avoid the dentist because of dental phobia and, unfortunately, this number is rising steadily. At Care Dental Platinum, your London […]