Are you thinking about straightening your teeth?

In the ever-evolving landscape of dental innovations, Invisalign has emerged as a revolutionary treatment option for individuals seeking a discreet and effective way to address orthodontic issues. At Y Bont Faen Dental Centre, we are delighted to offer this...

Sustainability in Dentistry

Hey there, dental enthusiasts and eco-warriors! We all know that sustainability is the buzzword these days, but did you ever think it could apply to dentistry?       Did you see we recently won an award for our efforts in making our practice more...

Root Canal Awareness Week: What You Need to Know

Root Canal Awareness Week is an annual event that takes place in the second week of May. This week is dedicated to educating people about the importance of root canal treatment and dispelling myths about the procedure. First thing, don’t listen to anybody! Every...

Why attend an Invisalign open day?

If you’re thinking about straightening your teeth, you may have heard of Invisalign, a popular alternative to traditional metal braces. Invisalign is a series of clear aligners that gradually shift your teeth into the desired position. If you’re curious...

NHS Dentistry unsustainable?

Yesterday I had a patient come in and ask me “why do I keep hearing dentists complaining on the news? Do you all just want more money?” Today with the news that Bupa has decided to close 85 of its dental practices it shows that the situation is very...

National Children’s Dental Health Month

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month! What is National Children’s Dental Health Month? The ADA’s Children’s Dental Health Day was first celebrated on February 8, 1949. It became a month-long commemoration in 1981. 40 years later,...

NHS dentistry is changing!

How dentistry is provided via the NHS is proposed to completely change in April 2022. For the last 16 years dental practices have had a set budget to deliver NHS services to their patients. Careful management of the number of patients was needed to ensure everyone...

Invisalign – What do I need to know?

Invisalign is a method of tooth straightening using custom made plastic aligners which are virtually invisible. The aligners are changed approximately weekly, applying small pressures to the teeth to make the teeth move. How long the process takes depends on how much...

Access To NHS Dentistry In The Spotlight

As I am sure many of you have seen in the papers today the spotlight on access to NHS dental care is coming under fire. First and foremost it must be noted the data used in these reports is from England and not Wales. However that is not to say that NHS Dentistry in...