CREATING NATURAL RESULTS WITH A SINGLE DENTAL IMPLANT AND PORCELAIN CROWNS.

Creating a natural looking dental implant replacement for an anterior front tooth can be one of the most challenging cases to treat, as aesthetics is so important here. Our patient opted to replace his broken down front tooth with a dental implant, as he did not want a removable denture option. So what did we […]

Composite Bonding To Transform Your Smile

SmileFast is the ground-breaking new development in Smile Design and the Provision of Smile Makeovers. What was once an overwhelming and complicated procedure, has now been simplified with the SmileFast technology to help you achieve the smile of your dreams with as little worry and stress as possible. You are only one step away from […]

Leaving a space where a tooth was removed, what is the problem?

Losing a single tooth can lead to many consequences, both short term and long term, and it is important that we consider these very carefully when deciding how to replace the missing tooth.   Implants are most commonly used to replace single teeth or to fill a small gap where several adjacent teeth are missing. […]

CBCT X-Ray Images

Dental CBCT, what is this? A dental CBCT scan has become a crucial tool that can be instrumental when considering complex treatments and surgical procedures. (Cone Beam Computed Tomography) The CBCT images can be useful for a wide range of cases, including those that involve: * Dental implant planning and placement * Diagnosis and detection […]

Which Whitening System is Right for me?

Here are some startling statistics about how we perceive our teeth. •28% of people don’t smile for pictures on social media because they feel their teeth are unattractive. •81% of people believe that their teeth look unattractive in photographs. •42% of people said their smile was the first thing they would change about themselves. The […]

Dermal Fillers, Safety and Predictability is the key.

Injectable treatments, such as Botox and dermal fillers, are now widely available in the UK, and used appropriately these treatments can provide significant aesthetic benefits. Sadly, regulations regarding the administration of these treatments are lacking. It is tempting, as a consumer, to search for the cheapest options. However, in the aesthetics industry, this can be […]

Looking after my Clear Aligners and Retainers, how should I do this?

Here at Indigo Dental, we are proud providers of ClearCorrect aligners for teeth straightening.   During this process, and also at the end once you receive your final retainers, there are some things you need to know about in terms of looking after the aligners. Aligner Storage. When you receive your aligners, you will get […]

Why We Use ClearCorrect, versus any other aligners

Here at Indigo Dental, we are proud providers of ClearCorrect aligners to straighten teeth. You may be wondering, why we choose to use ClearCorrect instead of the many other aligner systems on the market such as Invisalign, Smilelign, Clear Smile Aligner, Cfast SmileTru and many more! Below are the top five reasons we think you […]

Lip Fillers, What is All The Hype About?

Not everyone is blessed with full lips and as we age our lips naturally lose volume and change shape. While this is a purely cosmetic problem, help is at hand. Lip fillers are a popular way of restoring or adding volume, and subtly changing the shape of your lips. Using hyaluronic acid – a substance […]

What is Botox Treatment? Is it Safe?

What is Botox? Botox is fermented by the bacteria (clostridium botulinum) that cause botulism. In its native, unrefined form, if swallowed, the toxin can cause Botulism, which is fatal. You cannot get Botulism from Botox injections because the dose is too low and you would need to swallow it. BotoxTM is a brand name for […]