Excellence in Dentistry Ltd

Frequent Questions

Frequently asked questions.


Implants

  • What are Implants?
    • Implants are sometimes referred to as Screw-in Teeth by patients. They are made of the purest Titanium (sometimes Zirconium) and used to replace missing teeth
  • How do they differ from Bridges and Dentures?
    • They are  permanent, hard wearing and do not require the neighbouring teeth to take the biting forces or be drilled at all.
    • It is a straightforward in-house appointment to place them and patients are amazed at how comfortable they are (far easier than when they had the tooth extracted!)

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Holistic treatment

 

Snoring

  • What options are there?
    • Many products are available over the counter but so far the research shows that the most effective anti-snoring device is a simple dental appliance to hold the lower jaw forward at night.
  • What are the risks of Sleep Apnoea
    • We do need to be sure there is no Sleep Apnoea (actually snoring to the point of stopping breathing) as in severe cases this can significantly increase your risk of Heart disease. We have a simple pulse oximeter night test to see if a full Sleep Test is required.

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Cosmetic treatments

  • What options are there?
    • If your teeth are a good shape and in line but have a dark colour then Bleaching can whiten them significantly. If they are just crowded then Braces or Invisible Braces can straighten and align them. If they are heavily filled and discoloured then they can be veneered or crowned (capped) to give you that smile you have always wanted......
  • Is there any risk?
    • Bleaching and Orthodontics are the best options as it involves no tooth damage. Veneers and Crowns do require some tooth preparation.

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Our customers

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  • This is a unique dental practice. Andre is exceptionally kind, competent and thorough. From day 1, there has been complete transparency about the process (challenges/stages and prices). As a doctor suffering from TMJD, I’m so lucky to have been referred (whilst on
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    Best Dave
  • Dear Andre and Everyone at the Practice, Thank you for always looking out for me and making me feel so comfortable when I come and see all of you for my appointments! I feel like trying this treatment was one of the best decisions I’ve ever made. Roll on 2017 for
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    Grace
  • Many thanks to Andre, Constance and all the team for being so kind and efficient when I pulled off the veneer on my front tooth. I am so grateful and cannot thank you all enough. Best Wishes
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    Andrea
  • Dear Andre,Just a note to say many thanks to you and Constance for fixing my front veneer so quickly and perfectly. I really did appreciate your kindness and efficiency, especially coming in on a Friday and by Saturday lunchtime the tooth had been fixed.I wanted to writ
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    Andrea
  • I have recently had an emergency crown replacement done with Constance. I wanted to pass on my thanks and appreciation for a job well done. Throughout she was professional, making me feel at ease and taking the time to ensure my comfort and understanding.
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    Arthur
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A FULL range of treatments are listed in the 'Our Services' section of the navigation.
Please feel free to ask about these or other dental matters with any of our helpful staff.

26A Church Road, Bookham, Leatherhead, Surrey KT23 3PW: Tel 01372 457959

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