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August 2019

Forget E3
check out our new digital tooth scanner!

April 9, 2019

The video games industry congregate at E3 every June to see new ideas and the latest gaming news. This year the big news was the release of the Xbox One X which will bring amazing looking graphics which is reviewed here.Our news (for us at least) is just as exciting! We have managed to get an itero scanner which allows us to take 3D scans of your mouth! The video below shows George explaining the scanner in more detail.It allows us to show any problems with your teeth in 3D and more importantly take impressions for most procedures without the need for any liquid impressions in your mouth.


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CHILDREN’S ORTHODONTICS IN WIMBLEDON
WHAT YOU REALLY NEED TO KNOW

April 9, 2019

Children’s Orthodontics – What You Really Need To Know!

There are a few reasons why it might be necessary for your child to have orthodontic treatment. Common reasons for the need to correct teeth include:

  • Interceptive treatment to simplify later treatment as the baby teeth leave and the adult teeth grow.
  • Growth modification- using your child’s existing growth pattern to improve size and shape of the jaws
  • Crowding of teeth
  • Difficulty in adult teeth erupting into the mouth ( lack of space)
  • Correction of the bite to aid function

Essentially, it’s about making it easier to eat, talk, function,clean and hold onto a beautiful natural smile for life!


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Teeth Straightening? You Have Many Good Options.

August 21, 2019

We all know that crooked teeth can be extremely annoying and bad-looking. They can cause loss of confidence among many other things. Luckily, there are plenty of ways by which teeth straightening can be accomplished. If you want to find out more about getting your teeth straightened, then this article is for you.     Why […]


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Why Dental Health Experts Say Invisalign is Better than SmileDirectClub

invisalign services at Ridgway Dental in Wimbledon Village London SW19
January 22, 2020

Our thoughts on popular teeth straightening techniques. If you’re considering orthodontic treatment for yourself or your children, it can be tempting to go for the cheapest option– online mail-order aligners. These appliances provide an alternative to state-of-the-art Invisalign treatment and cost less because the direct-to-consumer process minimises involvement by a dentist. For instance, SmileDirectClub (SDC) charges just under £1,500 for its aligners, while Invisalign orthodontics can cost £3,250 to over £4,250 […]


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Why Parents are Bypassing Long NHS Waiting Lists for Children’s Orthodontic Treatment

February 2, 2020

W Parents frustrated by seemingly endless NHS waiting lists for orthodontic treatment for children are increasingly turning to private orthodontists to ensure their youngsters get the oral health care they need when it will be most beneficial. Orthodontic therapy works best before adolescence – while a child’s mouth is still growing and the jaw bones […]


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