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What's happening at Shelley & Pope
Dental Practice & Referral Centre

Stay up to date on all the Practice news and treatment offers available at Shelley & Pope Dental Practice & Referral Centre, as well as useful dental health tips to keep your teeth and gums healthy.

Please visit regularly to see what we've been up to.

August 1, 2023

The Risks of Dental Tourism

When it comes to dental care, many people are seeking more affordable options. Dental tourism, the practice of traveling abroad for dental procedures, has gained popularity in recent years. While it may seem like a cost-effective solution, it is essential to understand the risks associated with dental tourism. In this blog post, we will explore the potential hazards involved in seeking dental treatment overseas and provide insights to help you make an informed decision about your oral health.

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October 24, 2023

Dental Treatment Under Conscious Sedation

When it comes to dental treatments, anxiety and fear can often overshadow the importance of maintaining our oral health. Fortunately, advancements in dental care have led to the development of conscious sedation techniques, which provide a calm and relaxed experience for patients. In this blog post, we will explore the concept of dental treatment under conscious sedation, its benefits, and how it can alleviate dental anxiety, allowing individuals to receive the dental care they need.

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October 3, 2023

Dental Emergencies: What You Need to Know and How to Handle Them

Dental emergencies can occur unexpectedly, causing pain, discomfort, and anxiety.Knowing how to recognise and respond to a dental emergency is crucial in minimising potential damage and ensuring prompt treatment. In this blog post, we will explore common dental emergencies, discuss the appropriate actions to take during such situations, and provide essential tips for managing dental emergencies before professional dental care can be obtained. By being prepared and informed, you can navigate dental emergencies with confidence and safeguard your oral health.

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June 6, 2023

Moving towards your dream smile

How easy is it to have your teeth straightened? If you have misaligned, crooked or overcrowded teeth and you are considering a tooth straightening treatment you probably have this question, and many others.

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August 6, 2023

Upgrade your dentures with dental implants

Due to advancement in technology teeth replacement solutions have certainly changed over the years. Traditional dentures are no longer the only option and are sometimes thought of as ‘old fashioned’ and cumbersome.

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August 18, 2023

Getting to the root of dental health!

As with most things, in dentistry prevention is always better than cure. With more adult teeth being lost through gum disease rather than tooth decay, regular dental hygiene treatment is key to keeping your gums and teeth healthy.

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"I had a fantastic experience, the service from start to finish from all the team was fantastic. Mr Shelley and his assistant went above and beyond to ensure my dentistry treatment was perfect. I would highly recommend this practice to everyone. Superb! Super happy with the finished results, thank you!!!”

- Caroline Austin

"I had my 1st experience at Shelley and Pope I was very nervous as I had multiple things wrong with my teeth, when I went in the receptionists were so warm and friendly I was then taken upstairs to see James what a pleasant person he looked at my teeth and put my mind at rest straight away, his nurse was really nice .  After James and the hygienists advice my teeth and gums feel tons better.  I am ready to start my treatment .Thank you."

- Chris Burton

"I've had another fantastic experience recently visiting my dentist James Tinning, the best dentist out there, such a personable and warm manner about him. Always giving me great advice on how to keep my teeth, clean, healthy and white. Have had no more fillings or problems since going to see James. I highly recommend James and the team over at Shelley and Pope"

- Helen Fleming
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