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The F word….(Flossing of course!)

The importance of interdental cleaning Every time you go to the dentist you a re asked about your interdental cleaning routine, what do you use? How often? Most of the time you feel guilty and lie because you don’t actually have a regime. I am going to explain why interdental … Read more

The dreaded C word…..

Cancer is such a scary concept; the word itself can give you shivers, but it is not something to avoid discussing, catching cancer at its earliest stages increases survival rates by 90%! Advice and awareness for breast, cervical, lung, prostate and bowel cancer is advertised everywhere but how often do you … Read more

5 Ways to brighten up your smile for summer

It’s no secret that here in Canary Wharf we all spend ridiculous amounts of money and time on our appearance from clothes to skincare and we all take pride in it, however when it comes to our smile are we putting in the same effort? Well at Platinum Dental Care, … Read more

What are implants?

What are implants? I’m sure you will have heard the word before when talking about teeth but a lot of my patients in Canary Wharf don’t fully understand what implants are and so here’s a brief overview of what implants are. Implants are something used to replace a gap, either … Read more

Introducing our newest dentist Dr Colin Conway

Introducing our newest dentist Dr Colin Conway We are excited to introduce the latest addition to the team at Platinum Dental Care, Dr Colin Conway. With more than 20 years experience in dental practice, Colin has never been more excited and passionate about his dentistry! Colin grew up, studied and … Read more

Why Canary Wharf smokers should consider a cosmetic makeover?

It’s no secret that smoking causes serious damage to your health as well as your teeth. Cigarettes contain substances that can affect the gum which becomes weakened by diseases which can form in the area. Many heavy smokers have damaged gums which can trigger pain from bleeding, bad breath, misaligned … Read more

How patients in Canary Wharf can keep a younger looking smile

We all want to look younger than our actual age and as the years tick by our teeth can become stained from the consumption of food and beverages. Looking after our teeth and smile is a great way of keeping a more youthful appearance. Here at Platinum Dental Care our team … Read more

Why patients in Canary Wharf should visit the hygienist

  Many of us are already breaking those New Year resolutions we made at the beginning of this month.  Make your dental health a priority by getting your teeth in tip top condition for 2015. A preventative ‘hygienist approach’ should be part of your daily routine, just like eating three … Read more

How teeth whitening can boost your career prospects in Canary Wharf

  January marks the start of a New Year when many of our patients here at Platinum Dental Care are thinking about giving up smoking or drinking, where to go on holiday, buying a new house or looking for a new job. Looking for a new job can be an … Read more

Platinum Dental Care introduce a new tiered hygiene system from January 2015

Our dentists concentrate on treating tooth and gum conditions, which is why it’s often necessary for you to also visit our hygienists, who are specially trained to help prevent problems from arising. Platinum Dental Care has recently welcomed our new hygienist, Yana, who will be offering a new tiered hygiene … Read more

Benefits of good oral hygiene

  Recent health studies have shown that there is a link between good health and good oral hygiene. With this in mind, it is important to make sure that you keep your teeth and gums looking and feeling clean and fresh. Here’s how you can benefit from keeping your teeth … Read more

Platinum Dental Care introduce Air polishing

  Canary Wharf’s Platinum Dental Care are now offering air polishing to patients who want to remove stains on the front and back of their teeth and bring back that healthy white smile in 2015. The Air Flow Polishing treatment that was developed by Swiss company E.M.S. Electro Medical Systems … Read more

6 steps to whiter teeth on the run up to the festive season

Christmas is fast approaching and everyone wants to look their best for those festive parties and activities. Many people treat themselves to teeth whitening to help achieve that Hollywood smile for the festive season. Here’s how you can achieve whiter teeth: Drink lots of water to wash away the stains … Read more

Five reasons to invest in an eco friendly tooth brush

Many people are now going green by investing in environmental friendly products for the home as well as recycling household waste. One of the latest trends is the launch of Bamboo toothbrushes; if you have never heard of these brushes it’s time to check out one of the healthiest, sustainable … Read more

Top 5 best selling UK toothpastes on Amazon

With so many different toothpastes to choose from it can be difficult finding one that suits us best. Here are the top 5 best selling UK toothpastes sold by online retailers Amazon: White Glo Coffee + Tea Drinkers Formula Whitening Toothpaste White Glo Smokers Formula is a premium fluoride enriched … Read more

Do you grind your teeth?

Do you or your loved one grind your teeth at night? Many people grind their teeth, but doing this too can often result in damage to the teeth and oral health issues could arise. Many people grind their teeth because of stress and anxiety, most commonly at night, which means … Read more

Colgate support Oral Health Month by helping educate children in the UK

Dental care specialists Colgate have re-launched a campaign in the UK to help raise oral health awareness during Oral Health Month. The re-launch of the campaign comes, following recent news that millions of parents are neglecting their children’s teeth by failing to take them to a dentist or ensure they … Read more