1 Sep 2016

Apprehension turned into confidence

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We understand that having braces at a later stage in life can seem quite daunting and leave you feeling apprehensive. That’s why at Moira Wong Orthodontics, we take the time to listen and address any concerns that you might have to ensure you feel 100% comfortable before proceeding. A recent patient of Moira Wong Orthodontics […]

16 Aug 2016

Top Tips Dental Health Nutrition for children, from Kamilla Schaffner “My London Nutritionist”

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Top Tips Dental Health Nutrition for children, from Kamilla Schaffner “My London Nutritionist”

1. My child is aged 8 years old and is used to snacking on biscuits and fruit yo yo’s as well as cereal bars. His orthodontist has asked that we stop snacking on high sugar foods. He has also been advised to stop hard and crunchy foods due to the brace. What are healthy alternatives […]

14 Jul 2016

Human bone regeneration and wildlife conservation come together

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Human bone regeneration and wildlife conservation come together

We have finally caught up with the regeneration abilities of lizards! Bone regeneration for dental implants is the latest technology that is transforming people’s lives. We can now regrow bone that has been lost or damaged, enabling people to have the dental implants that they need. Regeneration is something that many species have mastered already. Here […]

12 May 2016

What to Consider When Choosing Braces

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What to Consider When Choosing Braces

Get your teeth into all the options when choosing your braces Broadly speaking, there are three main types of braces; conventional or labial braces where the brace is fixed to the outside (cheek side) of the teeth, lingual braces where the brace is attached to the tongue side and invisible braces where the aligners are […]

4 Apr 2016

New Integrated Bone Regeneration and Orthodontics Service

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New Integrated Bone Regeneration and Orthodontics Service

Bone Regeneration for Dental Implants There are some new technologies that are particularly impressive. For many of us, the first time we encountered a touchscreen smartphone, our jaws dropped as we realised that the future was literally in our hands. Guided bone regeneration is a similar huge step forward which can be difficult to comprehend […]

25 Mar 2016

Oral Hygiene with Fixed Braces

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Oral Hygiene with Fixed Braces

High standards of oral hygiene are important throughout your life. However, when you are undergoing orthodontic treatment, particularly with fixed braces, the challenge is greater due to the risks of food being trapped around the brace as well as the brace itself being an obstacle to mechanical brushing. As an evidence based orthodontic practice, we […]

23 Mar 2016

Aesthetic Dentistry Awards Presentation

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Aesthetic Dentistry Awards Presentation

The UK’s prestigious Aesthetic Dentistry Awards took place on March 18th and Moira was there to give awards for orthodontics in the fixed category, removable category and Invisalign category. Congratulations to the well deserved winners!

1 Mar 2016

Getting smart with sugar

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Getting smart with sugar

Everyone’s talking about it: Change4Life’s new free Sugar Smart app, designed to help educate children and parents in avoiding the hidden sugars that can be found in so many of your cupboard and fridge goodies. We’re all eating too much sugar. The recommended daily maximum amounts of added sugar, in sugar cubes of 4g each, are: 4-6 […]

20 Jan 2016

The importance of seeing a paediatric dentist

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The importance of seeing a paediatric dentist

At Moira Wong Orthodontics, we understand that your child is your top priority and, of course, their dental health and wellbeing can’t be trusted to just any doctor. So, why is it so important that all parents need to have their children visit a paediatric dentist at least once a year? Last December, we had an […]

3 Dec 2015

Opening hours suited to your busy life

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Opening hours suited to your busy life

We’re delighted to announce that our practice is now open from Monday to Saturday including evenings, making us the most accommodating London orthodontic practice. Striving to provide the best service, we constantly ask for feedback from our patients, many of whom have expressed interest for us to open late during the week and also have appointments available […]