Dental conditions treated at Appledore Milton Keynes
Here at the award-winning Appledore Dental & Implant Centre, your local private dentist in Milton Keynes, we offer all family members the latest in general and cosmetic dentistry.
Our experienced team can treat everything from the most common complaints, such as tooth decay and wisdom teeth pain, to more challenging dental work, such as dental implants and teeth straightening.
Everyone is affected by dental problems at some point, even if you are doing an excellent job maintaining oral health. Our team is dedicated to preventative dental work, aiming to catch minor problems before they become more extensive (and more expensive!).
From preventative dentistry to fully bespoke treatment plans for a new smile, we offer some of the best dental care for patients in Milton Keynes.
The most common dental problems
Dental problems are never fun, but the good news is that most can be easily prevented. Brushing twice daily, flossing daily, eating correctly, and having regular dental check-ups are essential to preventing dental problems. Each time you visit our dental clinic in Milton Keynes, our experienced dental team will give you the best advice on maintaining good oral care.
Educating yourself about common dental problems and their causes can also go a long way in prevention. Here is a list of common dental problems.
Bad breath, called halitosis, is generally caused by dental or gum issues. Please find out more about bad breath and what causes it.
Tooth decay occurs when plaque, the sticky substance that forms on teeth, combines with the sugars and other food stuff that you eat to produce acids that attack tooth enamel. Please find out more about tooth decay and its causes.
Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is an infection of the gums surrounding the teeth. It is also one of the main causes of tooth loss among adults. Find out more about gum disease.
Oral cancer is a severe and potentially deadly disease, often curable if diagnosed and treated early. The most significant risk factors are smoking and drinking alcohol. Find out more about oral cancer here.
Tooth sensitivity is a common problem that affects millions of people. Tooth sensitivity involves experiencing pain or discomfort in your teeth from sweets, cold air, hot drinks, cold drinks or ice cream. Find out more about tooth sensitivity.
While many toothaches and dental emergencies can be easily avoided just by regular visits to the dentist, accidents can and do happen. Find out how we can help in a dental emergency.
Broken and uneven teeth can affect personal confidence and cause dental issues due to not being able to clean around crooked teeth properly. Find out more about broken or uneven teeth.
Teeth grinding and jaw clenching are often related to stress or anxiety and can cause headaches and jaw pain. It also wears down teeth over time. Find out more about teeth grinding here.