Orthodontics

Not Interested in Orthodontics in Kent, but Would Love a Check-up? No Problem

Parrock Street Dental and Implant Centre is well-known for offering the latest dental techniques, and for its smile makeovers, but it is also offers general dental services. You don’t need to wait until you want implants or orthodontics in Kent, as we can take care of...

Modern Fixed Braces in Kent Look Quite Different

If you mention having braces in Kent or using orthodontic treatment to straighten your teeth then it probably automatically conjures up an image of metal ‘train tracks’ that can really draw attention to your smile. These types of fixed braces are still commonly used,...

What is Cosmetic Dentistry and What does it have to do with Orthodontics in Kent?

You have probably read or heard about cosmetic dentistry, as more emphasis is being placed on having a perfect smile, but what exactly does the term mean, and which dental treatments are considered to be cosmetic? Cosmetic dentistry covers dental treatments that can...

Ask Parrock Street How to Whiten Your Teeth Safely and Successfully After Braces in Kent

Have you recently finished wearing braces in Kent? If so you may want to finish off your new smile with teeth whitening, but it is important to make sure you whiten your teeth safely and successfully. Perhaps you’ve already tried one of the many over-the-counter...

Learn About Invisalign Invisible Orthodontics in Kent

You may have already heard about Invisalign or perhaps you already know somebody who has had this innovative treatment that uses aligners that are just about invisible, but do you know exactly how it works? Treatment is very straightforward and is extremely discreet,...

Your Teen May Be Suitable for Invisible Braces in Kent

Does it look as if your teen will need braces? Perhaps your dentist in Kent at Parrock Street has already mentioned the possibility. If the answer is yes then they may be able to have invisible braces or Invisalign. This popular system is suitable for treating a wide...

Does Thumb Sucking Increase the Likelihood of Requiring Braces in Kent?

Lots of children suck their thumb for comfort, and it can quickly become a habit that is hard to break. However most children grow out of this habit by the age of four or so, and if this is the case it really shouldn’t cause too much of a problem to their dental...

Using CEREC Technology after Orthodontics in Kent

Parrock Street Dental and Implant Centre may recommend patients have orthodontics in Kent before perfecting their smile through the use of crowns and veneers. This is the most conservative method of straightening up a smile and really doesn’t take that long to...

Braces in Kent as the Basis for a Smile Makeover

A smile makeover is generally made up of two or more dental treatments, some of which may be more cosmetic than others. Although teeth whitening and dental veneers are two of the most popular treatments, many people didn’t have the chance to have their teeth...

Teeth Whitening after Orthodontics in Kent

If you are intending to have orthodontic treatment then you’re probably looking forward to showing off your newly straightened smile, and what better way to do this than by whitening your teeth at the end of treatment? Parrock Street Dental and Implant Centre can...

Finding the Best Cosmetic Dentistry and Orthodontics in Kent

Cosmetic dentistry is becoming more and more popular, and smile makeovers often incorporate some kind of orthodontic treatment to help straighten crooked teeth. The reason for this is that it can minimise the amount of cosmetic dentistry required while improving oral...

What Has Preventative Dentistry got to do with Orthodontics in Kent?

Preventative dental care is all about making sure you receive regular dental check-ups and that you book a scale and polish at the same time with one of our hygienists at Parrock Street Dental and Implant Centre. We believe preventative dentistry is the very best way...

Smile Design and Invisible Orthodontics in Kent

Deciding to have a smile makeover can be quite a big step to take, as after all you are investing time and money in improving your facial aesthetics, so you want to get the very best possible results. We find one of the things that concerns people contemplating...

Dental Veneers Versus Orthodontics in Kent

Are you considering cosmetic dentistry to improve your smile? If so then you may be thinking of having veneers fitted to improve the overall look of your teeth. Get Veneers in Kent which is a great cosmetic dental treatment as they can be used to hide minor...

Orthodontics in Gravesend Doesn’t Need to Take Forever

Would you love a straighter smile but can’t bear the thought of wearing a brace for a year or two? If so then you are in luck, as modern orthodontic systems can give great results within a reasonable time frame, and most are just about invisible, something that is...

Why is it Important to Have a Check-up Prior to Teeth Whitening or Orthodontics in Kent?

Teeth whitening is one of the most popular dental treatments available, as it is a quick and easy boost to anyone’s smile, and is very affordable. However it is important to remember it is a dental treatment, and that is why it is always best to seek out the advice of...

Smile with Confidence with Teeth Whitening and Orthodontics in Kent

Do your teeth look a little dingy, or could your smile do with a quick boost? If so have you considered trying our home teeth whitening system? This is the easy and affordable way to lift the colour of your teeth by several shades, giving you the confidence to smile....

Need a Straighter Smile in a Hurry? Try Six Month Smiles in Kent

Would you love your teeth to be straighter, but don’t want the hassle of wearing braces for months on end? Six Month Smiles might be just the thing for you. Six Month Smiles does exactly what its name suggests, giving you straighter teeth within a few short months. It...

Improve Your Dental Health with Orthodontics in Kent

Are you aware that orthodontic treatment could help to improve your oral health? There is a common misconception that orthodontic treatment only provides cosmetic improvements when in fact the oral health benefits can be very worthwhile. Not only will you end up with...

Invisible Braces in Kent Can Dramatically Improve Your Smile

Have you always yearned for straighter teeth but hate the thought of wearing a mouth full of metal? If so you might be the perfect candidate for invisible braces. These braces are perfect for adults who didn’t have orthodontic treatment as children and who now...

Are you looking for an orthodontist in Kent?

If you want to find out more about different methods used for straightening teeth in Kent then you should consider visiting the award-winning Parrock Street Dental & Implant Centre in Gravesend. Although he is not an orthodontist, dentist Dr Rik Trivedi and the...

When to consider veneers or braces

Dental veneers can help you obtain that bright white and sizzling smile you have been looking for. Dental veneers are porcelain or composite shells that fit over your natural teeth. They are painted in the same colour of your teeth, or a whiter shade of that colour to...

Tips for dealing with sensitive teeth and braces

Many people suffer from sensitive teeth. They experience chronic pain in their teeth, especially when they drink or eat items that are either very hot or very cold. This pain can be dull, sharp or extremely acute. It is often so troublesome to patients that it...

What is a rapid palatal expander and how is it used in orthodontics?

If your child’s dentist has recommended a rapid palatal expander then you might have a few questions, such as what it is and what it does. A rapid palatal expander is an orthodontic tool that is used to increase the size of the upper jaw. This device is commonly used...

Choosing the right toothbrush when you have braces

There is a lot of conflicting information out there regarding what type of toothbrush you should use. Patients undergoing orthodontic treatment should pay extra attention to regular tooth brushing to avoid plaque build-up during treatment, so picking the right...

Useful facts about wisdom teeth and braces

Wisdom teeth are the name given to the late emerging fourth molars in humans. This fourth set of molars were originally part of the development of earlier humans, when their diet required an extra set of teeth. Today these extra teeth are unnecessary and potentially...

Technological advances in dentistry allow for less invasive braces

The days of using old metal braces and metal wires to re-shape misaligned teeth are over. Modern technological advancements in braces technology now allow orthodontists and dentists to reshape the patient’s mouth and teeth using less invasive, faster and less painful...

Taking care of infants’ teeth to avoid braces

According to studies performed by paediatric dentists, tooth decay problems are the most common chronic disease to affect children. Even very young infants should receive proper dental care to help prevent developing these long term problems. This care should begin...

Straighter teeth are easier to clean!

Gingivitis is a condition that causes the gums surrounding and supporting the teeth to become inflamed. The gums not only help to support the teeth, they also help prevent food from accumulating in between the teeth. When the gums become inflamed they recede away from...

Modern advancements in braces improve smiles without all of the metal

Modern advancements in braces technology are changing how dentists help to treat teeth problems. These materials, many of which are used in computing technology and in outer space, can help to improve smiles without the use of a lot of metal. This not only improves...

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