Entries by Absolute Admin

Bad Breath – the Elephant in the Room

Bad Breath – Do you talk about it? 25% of adults have bad breath. That is one in four. Are you one of them? Bad breath is a problem but not many of us want to tell the sufferer. As a result many people are unaware they suffer from the affliction and so it becomes […]

Spit; don’t Rinse.

I read an article recently written by a friend from way back, Mr Tim Ives, the most fantastic dental hygienist and co founder of the digital and eco-friendly online O’Hehir University. I know he will be happy for me to pass it on  to you all as it is the most brilliant message and one […]

Conversations In The Chair ……Questions My Patients Ask .

A great privilege of my profession is the opportunity for conversation with those I care for . My relationship with my patients is a relationship of trust. Every last one is interesting to me and I love the opportunity for a wee bit of chat when we meet. Of course, there are the general questions […]

October 2019 Patient Satisfaction Questionnaire

As a practice, we welcome your feedback throughout the year – we love to hear if there is anything we’ve done well, or if we could do better – and that is we always ask, if you’ve particularly liked something we’ve done here, please let us know via our Facebook or Google pages. As a […]

Mouth Cancer – Reducing Our Risk

November is Mouth Cancer Action Month – so lets start with the basics: What is mouth cancer? Most people have heard of cancer affecting parts of the body such as the lungs or breasts. However, cancer can appear in the mouth, where the disease can affect the lips, tongue, cheeks and throat. Who can be […]

My day in photos

Good morning! Another day starts at Absolute Dental… First things first…a nice cup of tea and our daily morning meeting. Getting organised for the busy day ahead! What would we do without our amazing front desk Team? Here is Di ready for action, looking after our patients and organising everything and everyone! (admittedly, we are […]

Travel Tips for Teeth!

Hand luggage? Toothpaste tablets aren’t included in your liquid allowance. Also, they are plastic free & contain 1450ppm fluoride. Win win win! Passport ✓ Boarding pass ✓ Travel insurance ✓….… Dental Insurance?? Not that we are wishing a dental problem on any of you on your holidays, however, our Absolute Dental memberships include insurance for […]

Hot Weather & Dental Health

We’ve been experiencing some very hot weather in recent weeks, but did you know this could have an effect on your dental health too? The hot weather itself has little effect on your teeth. However, how you respond to the hot weather could affect your dental health. Drinking plenty of water is important so that you […]

Fear tricks us into leading a boring life.

As we return from our Coasteering trip I reflect on the day and how the Absolute team managed the various challenges. We are in a profession that sees more than its fair share of people who arrive feeling worried, scared, and anxious. It is our job to offer reassurance, time and a greater understanding to help […]