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You can also discover lots of fantastic information and support to help you and your family enjoy a lifetime of healthy, happy smiles, using the latest updates, research and developments from the dentistry industry.

When you attend a check-up at the Essex Smile Centre, our dentists and hygienists will routinely check for the early stages of periodontal (or ‘gum’) disease. Often referred to as a ‘silent’ disease, since the early symptoms are not always obvious or accompanied by pain,...


At the Essex Smile Centre we have so much more to offer our patients than just their annual check-up! Throughout the year we run regular information evenings where both new and existing clients get the chance to come and visit the practice, meet our staff and...


Jayesh (or ‘Jay’) is an experienced cosmetic dentist here at the Essex Smile Centre and he is spearheading some of our latest cosmetic treatments. A friendly dental clinician with a wide range of experiences, one of Jay’s growing areas of interest is aesthetic dentistry. His natural,...


Have you decided to make 2018 the year you gain confidence in your smile with a course of teeth straightening? In this month’s blog we look at 5 top tips to enable you to care for your brace and oral health ensuring that you get the best...


Here at The Essex Smile Centre we are pleased to be able to offer Denplan plans that allow you to budget for your ongoing dental treatment by set monthly direct debit payments. Payments varying depending on your oral health needs.We firmly believe that dental payment...


It is that time again, the shops are full of twinkling lights and everyone is busy trying to ensure everything is ready. There are cards to write, presents to wrap, food to buy and parties to attend. It is no wonder at such a busy...


Over the past ten years the number of people who have been diagnosed with mouth cancer has increased by a third. More than 2,000 people now lose their lives to mouth cancer every year, which is more than are killed on the UK’s roads. Mouth...


When you consider the effects, smoking has on your health, the first things that come to mind are the risks of lung cancer, emphysema and heart disease. But few people are aware of the link between smoking and your oral health. Smoking can lead to...


It is believed that around 40% of normally healthy people suffer from chronic headaches. Early civilisations relied on magic potions and spells to cure headaches. In severe cases, holes were even drilled in people’s skulls to remove the evil demon thought to be trapped inside...


It is that time of year again, weddings and special events pepper our diaries. Here at The Essex Smile Centre we want to ensure you are always photo ready, so why not consider a course of teeth whitening to rejuvenate the colour of your smile. Teeth...