Articles from Higgins & Winter Dental & Implant Clinic

As a part of the Portman Dental Group, we have a number of first-rate articles on the Portman Group website. 

      Hygienist FAQs

      You asked and we listened - browse our frequently asked questions below.

        Dental myths

        We have put together a list of the commons dental hygiene myths and why you shouldn't follow them.

          How to maintain a healthy mouth by brushing your teeth

          To maintain healthy teeth and gums you must use the correct routine and be doing this regularly and thoroughly. Our tips will help to ensure your mouth stays healthy.

            New patient journey

            Although our practices were always safe places, we have completely redesigned the way we operate so that we can welcome you and care for you with enhanced safety measures in place.

              Child patient journey

              Now things are different, we wanted to help showcase what a child should expect when they next visit the practice. Our safety measures will ensure that they are comfortable for their appointment.

                Taking oral hygiene to heart

                Our teeth act as the gateway to the body, so ensuring that you have stellar oral hygiene will ensure you avoid more serious health conditions.

                  The causes of missing teeth

                  Missing teeth have a number of causes and are more common than you may realise. The good news is, you don’t need to shy away or hide your smile.

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                        Portman Dental Care Awards

                        Fmc Logo 2019 Winner Oby M25
                        Award Logo 2018
                        Dental Industry Award - Portman Dental Care
                        Private Dentistry Awards - Portman Dental Care
                        The Dentistry Awards - Portman Dental Care
                        Elite Practice Award - Portman Dental Care