Valentine’s Day – How to be confident

Valentine’s Day is the perfect time to get close with someone special. But is your mouth ready? Bad breath, yellow stains, and uneven teeth can shake your confidence. Luckily, you can address these dental concerns with simple strategies. Here are some tips to ensure a...

Enter the New Year with a Happy and Healthy Smile

At Y Bont Faen Dental Centre, we believe that a healthy smile is the key to a happy life. As we step into the new year, it’s the perfect time to prioritise your oral health and make a commitment to maintaining a radiant smile all year round. Our teeth play a...

Mouth Cancer Action Month

Protecting Your Oral health Mouth Cancer Action Month runs throughout November and is an annual campaign organised by the British Dental Health Foundation to help raise awareness of the signs and those most at risk. As well as educating the public about mouth cancer...

World Mental Health Day (10th October 2023)

Today is World Mental Health Day – it aims to raise awareness about mental health issues and promote mental well-being globally. The theme for 2023 focuses on specific aspects of mental health and wellness. Did you know there is a strong connection between your...

Unmasking Oral Cancer

This week I diagnosed my first case of Oral Cancer within my time practicing. So far I (and my patients) have been lucky not to have been affected by this devastating disease as it is said that a full time dentist will see a case every 5 years. It has hit home to me...

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...

7 Tips for Safe Skin

The summer has finally arrived in the UK and we all want to enjoy it but make sure you are looking after your skin if you do! Many people don’t realise that when you attend for an oral health examination your dentist will also be inspecting you skin around your...

How oral health links to overall well being

There are strong findings that support something that health experts have suspected for a long time… infections in the mouth can be linked with problems in other parts of the body and the mind. Diseases and conditions which may be caused or made worse by poor oral...