Children’s check-ups

Children’s check-ups The incoming President of the Irish Dental Association (IDA) has stressed that back to school time is the perfect reminder for booking your dental check-up, and this year it has…

Toothbrushing

TOOTHBRUSHING This is a very easy thing to do yet we are all busy rushing around that we tend to miss the same surfaces all the time. Top tip! SLOW DOWN It…

Fissue Sealing Teeth

Fissure Sealing Teeth The adult first permanent molar teeth tend to come into the mouth at just six years old. This is a critical period for protecting them because the diet between…

Dental Sedation

Dental Sedation Nervous Patients Many people are a bit anxious about attending a dentist. For some people however, this fear is more pronounced and can be classified as a dental phobia. This…

Fissure Sealants

Fissure Sealants. The adult first permanent molar teeth tend to come into the mouth at just six years old. This is a critical period for protecting them because the diet between 6-12…

Which toothpaste should you use?

Which toothpaste should you use? The basic answer is that most of the popular toothpastes are very similar. Fluoride is the key ingredient, which strengthens the enamel and helps remineralise areas damaged…

First trip to the dentist

First trip to the dentist: Opinions vary on the recommended age for a first trip to the dentist. At Swords Dental  we recommend parents bring their child along for their first visit…

Sedation for Dentistry

Swords Dental are delighted to be offering the option of conscious sedation for our patients. Nervous Patients Many people are a bit anxious about attending a dentist. For some people however, this fear…

Fissue sealing teeth.

Fissure Sealing teeth. The adult first permanent molar teeth tend to come into the mouth at just six years old. This is a critical period for protecting them because the diet between…

First visit to the dentist

First visit to the dentist: Opinions vary on the recommended age for a first visit to a dentist. At Swords Dental  we recommend parents bring their child along for their first visit…