News & Blog

We like to give our patients updates about our London dental practice and share helpful advice about improving their oral health whenever we can. Be sure to check our blog often to get up-to-date information and tips from our dental team.

  Things to know before you get Invisalign Have you ever felt slightly envious when you’ve seen a celebrity or a colleague crack a smile and appear a perfectly straight-set of white teeth? Bad teeth, whether crooked or gapped have …

Everything you need to know about Invisalign Invisalign is a tooth straightening treatment that is much more comfortable and faster than braces. The treatment consists of custom-made clear aligners that can treat both mild and complex teeth issues. “Invisalign has …

Principles of Smile Design Smile design describes the process of a dental procedure that enhances your smile by creating a straighter and white smile. Not only this, but smile designs are used to improve your mouth’s original oral hygiene state …

Are porcelain veneers right for? Veneers describe the cosmetic dentistry treatment that involves a wafer-thin porcelain cap that is bonded permanently to your tooth to hide the original colour, shape or position. ‘UK survey says 43% of respondents want whitening, …

Smile Makeover Process Many people are unhappy with the look of their smiles, this may be because of stains, discoloured teeth or overbites, etc. This is why smile correction treatments have become very popular – they offer quick fixes for …

How to maintain your veneers Though once restricted to the world of movie stars and celebs, in recent years veneers have become much more common in the UK. When it comes to changing their teeth – the Brits outdid the …

Smile Design As cosmetic dentistry treatments become increasingly popular. This is because more and more dentists are starting to offer treatments such as veneers, cosmetic braces and teeth whitening. Over the years, general dentistry has evolved to bring the birth …

Invisible Braces Often, we hear the word ‘braces’ and automatically imagine heavy-duty, silver train-track wires dominating the surface of a bookish teenager’s teeth… Thankfully – we can safely say this is a dated stereotype! At Smile More Dental Care, the …

There are many options when it comes to choosing a dentist. Especially if you are living in London where there are so many talented cosmetic dentists and orthodontists to pick from.   This can sometimes be overwhelming, and if you …

Alternatives to veneers The trend of bearing a mouth filled with perfectly straight, fully aligned and immaculately shaped sparkling white teeth was popularised by celebs and is becoming more common amongst ‘influencers’ and other non-famous people. At Smile More Dental …

For many people, the idea of going to the dentist is a panic-inducing thought. Odontophobia, or dental phobia, is a common fear – but it is relatively easy to overcome with the right guidance and practitioner. Often, what patients really …

The perfect smile for your big day There is a lot of pressure to ensure that everything goes right on your wedding day, and couples already have a lot to deal with when trying to make sure everything runs smoothly. …

Oral Hygiene Your smile is one of the first things people notice when they meet you, so it is important to keep your teeth and gums in good shape if you want to ensure you make positive first impressions. It …

Invisalign vs braces You’ve just heard the news that in about one year from now, there’s going to be a family wedding. Or, you are in a line up for a photo with friends and you are asked to shout …

Our Latest News It’s been a busy few months here at Smilemore and we are delighted to say that our on-going training and new appointments have your best interests at heart. Firstly, we would like to welcome new team member …

What is mouth cancer? Cancer of the tongue and oral cavity are the most common forms of mouth cancer, followed then by the throat, lip, neck and other mouth cancers make up the rest of cases. It is one of …

Invisible braces are the most modern way to straight in your teeth, but what are they and how do they work? Many people today live life in the public eye, either through having a wide circle of friends or having …

Cfast braces offer a brand-new way to straighten teeth Many people are now looking for an affordable, quick and almost invisible way to straighten teeth and we believe we have found this unique system with Cfast. An alternative to Invisalign …

Dental Implants – Frequently Asked Questions I’m am I a suitable applicant for implants? If you are missing some teeth as a result of an accident, teeth cavities or gum disease, then you can often be suitable for dental implants. Dental …

Teeth whitening and dental procedure and can only be carried out by the dentist, in this blog post we discuss this important issue. For a few years now teeth whitening has been one of the most popular treatments in any …

We become an Enlighten Regional Centre of Excellence for Teeth Whitening in St Johns Wood, London We are extremely proud to announce that our dental practice has been given the status of “Enlighten Regional Centre of Excellence” by Enlighten Research …

Nonsurgical lip enhancement and antiwrinkle injections, live demonstrations in St John’s Wood. Join us for Our Facial Aesthetics Open Event 18th and 19th of November 2016. Live Demonstrations Free Consultations Available Goody Bags / Prize Draw Discounts available for all those …

We explain how the Botox procedure works at SmileMore Dental Care Surveys have revealed that: Over 75% of people don’t feel confident to smile in a photograph. Over 45% of people make judgements about people by the look of their …

What Should You Do When You Have a Tooth Injury? Whatever the circumstances, if your tooth is knocked out you should seek emergency dental help immediately – the quicker you are treated the greater the chance of saving the tooth. …

Dentistry with no impressions is an important part of providing our patients in London with the highest quality dental care. Dr Paul Abrahams was very pleased to have been asked to present in the Live Theatre at the British dental …

The incident of mouth (oral) cancer in the UK is on the increase Around 60,000 people in the UK will be diagnosed with mouth cancer over the next decade. In the UK, over 7,700 people were diagnosed with Mouth Cancer …

What is Gum Disease? Gum disease is the second most common form of adult tooth loss after tooth decay. Gum disease is very common and is caused by a thin layer of bacteria called plaque which builds upon the teeth. …

How Common is Tooth Grinding? Tooth grinding, particularly at night, is very common, affecting up to 50% of people. See more information. Teeth Grinding (or bruxism as it’s officially known) can cause sore facial muscles, headaches, earaches and neck pain, …

We understand that some people feel very anxious or nervous about visiting the dentist. It may be the whole experience that worries you, or perhaps just one aspect. We know that often a dental phobic has experienced some form of …

Are You Experiencing Pain? There are several different types of dental pain, as well as a number of causes. Temporary pain, when eating or drinking hot or cold foods, can be caused by sensitive teeth. Often this problem can be …

Bleeding or sore gums can be a sign of gum disease, so it is important to visit your dentist if you have either of these symptoms. Gum disease is very common and is caused by a thin layer of bacteria …

Bad breath is a common problem and has several causes. Quite often people who think they have bad breath simply smell of the foods they have been eating, such as garlic, onions or spicy food. Brushing your teeth, eating sugar-free …

The Inman Aligner is an amazing and modern way for the people of north London to straighten their front teeth. Did you miss out on orthodontics when you were younger? Perhaps you had your teeth straightened but they have gone …