At The Village Dental Practice we believe that taking precautions when it comes to your oral health can have greater benefits in the longer-term. In the COVID environment when access to routine dentistry is far more restricted, this message has never been more important. We will always be available for emergencies and able to provide advice by telephone for routine matters, however, please see the below resources which provide information on how best to look after you oral health.
Children's Oral Hygiene Advice
The Oral Health Foundation runs an excellent programme called Dental Buddy aimed at children and can be found here.
The Teeth Team website provides information for children, parents and teachers and is accessible here.
Adult's Oral Hygiene Advice
The Oral Health Foundation also has excellent resources and advice for adult patients and can be found here.
For patients with complex needs or disabilities, this resource provides valuable information on a range of conditions relating specifically to oral health care.
Smoking remains a high risk to your health and affects your oral health significantly. If you are considering stopping smoking, these resources may be of benefit - NHS Quit Smoking and Stop Smoking NI.