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Burning mouth syndrome

Burning Mouth Syndrome can be an extremely uncomfortable condition which can have several potential causes. Read more

Cold sores

A cold sore is a small, painful, raised area of small, fluid-filled blisters which usually last for between five and seven days. Read more

Dental decay

Dental decay occurs when the enamel and dentine of a tooth become softened by acid attack after you have consumed sugars. Read more

Dental erosion

Dental erosion is the loss of tooth enamel caused by acid attack. When the enamel has worn away, it can lead to pain and sensitivity. Read more

Denture stomatitis

Thrush can appear in other parts of the body, but when it affects the mouth it may be called ‘denture stomatitis' and is caused by yeast. Read more

Dry mouth

Dry mouth is a condition which affects the flow of saliva, causing your mouth to feel dry. There are several possible causes. Read more

Geographic tongue

Geographic tongue is a common condition which can appear on the top and sides of the tongue, and sometimes on the under-surface. Read more

Gum disease

Gum disease (gingivitis and periodontal disease) is described as swelling, soreness or infection of the tissues supporting the teeth. Read more

Jaw problems and headaches

If you jaw and teeth are not lined up correctly it will not only affect your bite but could result in severe headaches and jaw pain. Read more

Knocked out teeth

There are several reasons why a tooth may be knocked out but it is important to know what to do and where to go when it happens. Read more

Lichen planus

Lichen planus is a disease which can affect the mouth and other areas of the body. Symptoms include white patches on the inside of cheeks. Read more

Medical conditions and oral health

By speaking to your dentist about any pre-existing conditions you have, it will allow them to treat you in the safest way possible. Read more

Mouth cancer

Most people have heard of cancer affecting parts of the body but it can also appear in the mouth, lips, head and neck. Read more

Mouth ulcers

Usually red or yellow in colour, mouth ulcers are painful sores that can appear inside the mouth and also on the outer lips. Read more

Sensitive teeth

Having sensitive teeth can mean anything from getting a mild twinge to having severe discomfort that can continue for several hours. Read more