Dental Cleaning

Dental Cleaning for PRSI Patients Patients who are covered by PRSI ( including the self-employed) are now entitled to a free check up and subsidised dental cleaning at a cost of 15…

Dentistry during level 5

Dentistry during level 5 We’ve just had confirmation from the government that we will remain open for all treatment as an essential service during level 5 restrictions Patients are entitled to travel…

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…

Hygienist

Hygienist An estimated 75% of Irish people suffer from some form of periodontal disease or gum disease. The mouth can be a major source of chronic release of bacteria into the bloodstream,…

Covid-19

Covid-19 We hope this message finds you and your family in good health. Our community has been through a lot over the last few months with Covid-19.  All of us are looking…

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…

Vhi Dental

Vhi Dental Swords Dental is a member of the Vhi Direct Pay Dental Network. Vhi Dental members can avail of Direct Payment of their plan benefits when they attend a dentist or…

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…