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What You Need to Know About Dental Implants

Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017

Industry Leading Dental Implant Specialists

What are Dental Implants?

Dental implants are the ideal way to restore your smile and to provide improved dental health. They are a great solution for missing teeth, and are a much more sturdy and long-lasting solution than traditional dentures or bridges. They can be used to replace one or two teeth, or more, and at The Berkeley Clinic we are able to completely tailor our treatment to each individual patient. Dental implants take into account the unique shape and dimensions of each and every mouth, to create a smile that is subtle and natural.

How does the Procedure Work?

The procedure will take place under local anaesthetic, so that it is completely painless and stress-free. The dental implants are formed by inserting an artificial root carefully and precisely into the jaw bone. Once it has healed and fused with the jaw, artificial teeth can be secured to the implant to create a beautiful, even, and secure smile. Some patients may only need one implant, while others may need two or more; in cases where a larger set of dentures is needed, several implants can be used to hold them in place to make eating and drinking easier.

Many people may feel nervous about having dental implants, but The Berkeley Clinic’s friendly team are experienced with anxious patients and will help you to feel calm and relaxed throughout your treatment.

The Benefits of Dental Implants

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The main benefit of dental implants is that they are tailored to each individual, and will create a smile that is aesthetically pleasing as well as practical and functional. Our dental implants are made from durable titanium, meaning that if they are placed well and properly maintained, 95% of dental implants will last for many years without needing further work or replacement. The titanium implants also make existing teeth stronger, helping to increase their longevity.

Each implant can be adjusted, and the replacement teeth can be coloured to match your existing teeth, so that they sit cohesively alongside each other. From dazzling white to more understated shades, your teeth will look completely natural.

Dental implants also help to benefit overall oral health. Because they are permanent, they can be cleaned and flossed just like normal teeth.

Why are Dental Implants Superior to Traditional Dentures/Bridges?

Traditional dentures can be cumbersome, high-maintenance and may restrict the diet of the person wearing them. They can make chewing difficult, so that patients may be restricted to soft and liquidised foods. Dental implants fully restore the ability to chew and enjoy a variety of foods; so while looking great is a benefit of dental implants, many patients are even more pleased about the way they can expand their diet.

They also help to manage bone loss and facial sagging, which are common issues for wearers of traditional dentures. Solving facial sagging quickly enables patients to look more youthful, with a replenished appearance.

Dental Implants at The Berkeley Clinic Glasgow

If you think dental implants might be for you then contact our friendly care team today to discuss your options. We are currently offering consultations at a reduced rate of only £99, so book your appointment and start smiling with confidence today.

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Cosmetic Dentistry Glasgow

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

Smile Makeovers Boosting Confidence & Self Esteem

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Ask anyone what they would like to improve about their appearance, and a smile makeover will almost certainly be at the top of their list. A glowing set of teeth not only improves your overall facial appearance; it can be a real confidence booster and elevate your self-esteem. At The Berkeley Clinic in Glasgow, we offer an amazing range of cosmetic dental treatments at affordable prices.

Quality Cosmetic Dentistry in Glasgow

At our award-winning clinic, you will find a great selection of dental treatments. We are one of the most technologically advanced dental clinics in the UK, with state of the art equipment and machinery, with a top-flight team of some of the most experienced dentists and orthodontic experts in the country. We’ve fine-tuned our treatments for your convenience, giving you better results more quickly, saving you the hassle of undue discomfort and allowing you to enjoy the benefits of a brighter smile in no time at all.

Give Yourself a Dream Smile Makeover

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No matter what you don’t like about your teeth, you are spoiled for choice at The Berkeley Clinic. Are your teeth looking a little tired and discoloured? Consider our teeth whitening solutions for a quick fix solution that will have your smile looking brighter than ever. We also provide some of the finest orthodontics, dental crowns, veneers, dental implants and aligner treatments around. One of the biggest concerns for patients receiving dental treatment is that said treatment will affect the overall appearance of their teeth and gums. You’ll find several options at our clinic to help minimise the appearance of restoration and treatment, from white fillings and perfectly matched dental crowns, to gum reshaping procedures that will restore the overall appearance of your mouth to something altogether more natural. For a sure-fire way to improve the appearance of your smile, make sure you speak to our friendly care team  to find out more about the options available to you.

Specialist Dental Treatments

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We’re experts in CAD/CAM digital dentistry. Here at our clinic, we utilise the CEREC 3D System across a range of treatments. This system is specially tailored to minimise the length of treatment required by patients, even for those suffering from more serious conditions. Even conditions like cracked or crooked teeth can be resolved in as little as one appointment by utilising this innovative 3D solution. For patient requiring dental crowns, veneers and reconstructions, the CEREC 3D System is an ideal way of ensuring replacement teeth and components look and feel as natural as possible. We’re one of the few clinics in the UK with their own in-house ceramic studios, making us the go-to for bespoke cosmetic dentistry in the UK.

Get in Touch Today!

If you’re interested in achieving the smile you’ve always dreamed of, it’s time to get in touch with the team at The Berkeley Clinic. Call the team direct on: 0141 564 1900 to arrange a consultation or request more information. Alternatively, you can email us at: reception@berkeleyclinic.com. Need a little more guidance before you book a consultation? Why not use our online enquiry form to drop the team a message outlining your query. We’ll be back in touch with all the information you need in no time.

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What Are The Benefits Of Dental Implants?

Friday, June 3rd, 2016

Are Dental Implants Safe?


Dental-ImplantsAre you considering Dental Implants? Great! Dental Implants are a great option for some patients as there are lots of benefits of having dental implants. 10,000 people have lower jaw dental implant procedures in the UK alone, each year and this long-term treatment is growing in popularity.

Still haven’t made your mind up yet? Let’s have a look at what tooth implants can do for you. (more…)

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How Can Dental Implants Glasgow Improve Your General Health?

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

Why is dental health important?

We have a lot of questions here at the Berkeley Clinic about whether or not oral hygiene and health are directly linked to that of the rest of your body. It is somewhat surprising, considering that the majority of us understand what we put in our bodies is the fuel and power that we need to be able to stay healthy, and the way we do that is by eating. Your mouth is your first point of contact for your health, and staying aware of dental hygiene could help your body as a whole. Dental implants Glasgow, too, could help by reducing a lot of risks and dangers to your body as a whole.

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How to Look After Your Dental Implants in Glasgow

Thursday, April 7th, 2016

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You might be thinking that once you have your new dental implants, that is the end of worrying about your dental health. While you may not necessarily need to ‘worry’, you should be concerned enough to keep up a good oral hygiene routine in order to keep your remaining teeth and gums healthy. If not, you could run a serious risk of contracting periodontal diseases, meaning potential for further damage to your teeth and jaw. Thankfully, caring for tooth implants Glasgow is easy.

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Which is Best: Dentures or Dental Implants?

Thursday, March 31st, 2016

The Berkeley Clinic In Glasgow Will Sort You Out

When we lose teeth, it can have a very negative impact on our own self-esteem. We are all reliant upon our mouths for talking day to day, and as our faces are a focus of much of other people’s attention, we are very much interested in being able to keep ourselves looking at our best. Smiling is natural, and we love to smile, but if something were to happen to our teeth to negatively impact on our smiles, we could suffer from the sudden loss of self-esteem that is common among those with tooth loss.

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8 Interesting Facts About Dental Implants

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

A New Smile In A Day

If you have been researching ways to improve your smile, you may have come across dental implants. A revolutionary dental treatment, dental implants are false teeth held in place directly in the jawbone that are used as long-lasting replacements for missing and damaged teeth. At The Berkeley Clinic, we are able to offer our patients the best care in finding the perfect implants for your smile and have been professionally fitting them for years. (more…)

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Top Reasons Why You Should Have Dental Implants in Glasgow

Friday, January 15th, 2016

We are always seeing the news reports about Hollywood celebrities and their new smiles. The number one thing that people often look for in a new partner is a beautiful smile. We are always looking for ways to improve our smiles. For many people, that is simply down to fixing up our teeth. Whether we are whitening them, getting general dental work, or using braces to reshape the positioning of our teeth, we are always on the lookout for a way to have an improved and beautiful smile of our own.

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Top 8 Benefits of Dental Implants

Tuesday, January 12th, 2016

Improved oral health

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Before the invention of dental implants people with missing, decaying or badly damaged teeth had only two dental treatment options – dental bridges and dentures. Today dental implants are a popular dental treatment all over the world used to replace missing or decaying teeth. During the dental implant fitting prosthetic implants are carefully fixed in the jaw bone of the patient. They are durable and indistinguishable from the natural teeth which makes them a preferred dental treatment for many.

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Veneers – The Secret Smile

Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

Why Choose Berkeley Clinic

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Damage to your teeth can happen at any time and in numerous ways. A chip or a crack in your tooth can be both painful and cosmetically damaging to your smile. What can be done? (more…)

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