05 March 2019

Spring is in the air

March is marching on, and the sun is shining [a bit more].  At this time of year many of us start thinking about cleaning the windows, cutting the grass and clearing out the cobwebs.  Tavistock can’t help with that, but with regular hygienist visits, home care advice, tooth whitening and a good tooth brush we can give you a bright and cleaner smile!

To help you further this spring, we have TWO special offers valid until the end of March 2019:

Full tooth whitening service including free Sonicare electric toothbrush just £495

Philips Sonicare EasyClean normally £90, now just £35

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01 March 2019

Special offer! Philips Sonicare EasyClean normally £90, now just £35

Philips Sonicare EasyClean HX6511, £35

  • Clinically proven safe and gentle
    Safe to use on: braces, dental restorations (fillings, crowns, veneers) and periodontal pockets
  • Sonicare dynamic sonic action
    Gently and effectively reaches deep between teeth and along the gum line
  • Two-minute timer
    Timer on helps ensure dental professional recommended brushing time
  • Angled brush head neck
    Makes it easier to reach back teeth, removing plaque in those hard-to-reach areas
  • Easy-start programme
    Gently increases power over first 14 uses to ease you into the experience
  • Quadpacer interval timer
    30 seconds interval timer indicates when you have completed each quadrant of your mouth and signals for you to move on, resulting in more consistent cleaning throughout your mouth
  • Removes up to 2x more plaque than a manual toothbrush
    Patented Sonic Technology removes up to 2x more plaque than a manual toothbrush

Contact us to order yours now

Offer valid until 31 Mar 2019

01 February 2019

Full tooth whitening service including free Sonicare electric toothbrush just £495

Service includes:

  • In-house Zoom Whitespeed professional tooth whitening (2 hours including gum preparation) 
  • Take home Zoom Daywhite home whitening kit
  • Advice and demonstration on how to do home whitening and maintain results 
  • A Philips Sonicare EasyClean HX6511 worth £90
  • Run-through of a few “dos and don’ts”
  • A take-home whitening kit

More Zoom whitening pictures Request appointment

Offer valid until 31 March 2019

15 January 2019

Tavistock donates dental equipment to Sri Lankan child support charity

Thanks to Jon Ashworth, founder and director of "Yala Fund" (UK-registered charity no. 1111692) that invests in health and education to help poor people in Sri Lanka we are delighted to share some photographs of former Tavistock House Dental Practice equipment in use in Sri Lanka.

“At Tavistock House, we are regularly updating and renewing our dental instruments and equipment and always strive to keep up with the latest equipment and materials.  We are very pleased to donate good quality equipment to help provide vital services to those in need,” says Carlton Morris, Principal Dentist at Tavistock House.

Jon Ashworth - one of Tavistock’s clients - used to live in the UK and now lives in Sri Lanka working with a charity that supports local schools and health centres.  Since 2014 Tavistock House has been donating equipment which Jon has kindly arranged transport of to Sri Lanka where it is now in use helping to provide local school children essential dental care in areas where such equipment can be difficult to acquire.

If you think you might be interested in helping please click the following link; https://www.justgiving.com/yalafund

 

18 December 2018

How to get your teeth whitened safely and effectively

In 2013, for the safety of the general public, the High Court confirmed that only dental professionals may legally carry out tooth whitening, therefore reinforcing the GDC position that tooth whitening is the practice of dentistry and can only safely and legally be offered by registered dental professionals in the case of GDC v Jamous [2013] EWHC 1428. This is regardless of the products used, as any form of prescribed whitening fall under the umbrella of dental treatment and not "merely cosmetic treatment".  Read more here.

You may have recently seen articles in the press regarding numerous prosecutions against unqualified individuals and companies carrying this out illegally and (being without the correct training and knowlege of dental professsionals) potentially dangerously.

There are many risks involved in the unqualified or inexperienced performing whitening such as major damage to the teeth, gums as well as other parts of the mouth, in addition to, allergic reactions, and severe burns.

The good news is that there is no need to take such risks. ' Tavistock House's 'professional tooth whitening service is tailored to your personal requirements and is always subject to a prior no-obligation assessment to ensure suitability. This assessment is carried out free of charge to our patients.

Philips Zoom!

Tavistock offers a full-service including Philips Zoom whitening and a customised home-whitening kit, or alternatively a home kit only.  Depending on individual tooth colours different treatments respond better to one or other type of whitening.

Special offer: Full tooth whitening service £495 including free Sonicare electric toothbrush

Why not treat yourself to a full service?  Book your appointment before 31st March 2019 and receive a Philips Sonicare EasyClean HX6511 worth £90!

Request appointmentSpecial offerMore about tooth whitening

Further reading

More Zoom whitening pictures

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-46427500

https://www.dentalhealth.org/news/increased-fines-prove-that-illegal-tooth-whitening-does-not-pay

We are proud to have been awarded membership of the British Dental Association Good Practice Scheme since 2011 and we are constantly trying to improve the quality and range of services we can provide to our patients.

Mission statement

To provide the highest quality dental care across the whole spectrum of dentistry.

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