6 Oct 2016

Introducing OneLane

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Introducing OneLane

We understand that taking time to attend your child’s orthodontic or dentist appointment can be disruptive and inconvenient, so we have decided to partner with OneLane, a revolutionary iPhone app-based service that allows parents to book vetted Guardians to safely drive their children to school and any other appointments. OneLane’s exciting new solution for parents has […]

1 Oct 2016

Moira Wong Orthodontics attends the British Orthodontic Conference in Brighton

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Moira Wong Orthodontics attends the British Orthodontic Conference in Brighton

Dr Wong and fellow orthodontists from the practice attended the British Orthodontic Conference in Brighton last weekend. It is one of the biggest orthodontic events in the UK attracting world class speakers from all over the globe to deliver presentations on the latest treatments and relevant topics. Most importantly, dentists were able to share tips […]

21 Sep 2016

Impacted Canines

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Impacted Canines

All 8 year olds should have an orthodontic examination to make sure it’s all smiles when the eye teeth arrive. Impacted canines provide a strong example of why early identification of orthodontic issues can make a huge difference. Impaction occurs when one or more teeth fails to grow in the correct position and is held […]

12 Sep 2016

A visit from some of our younger patients

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A visit from some of our younger patients

A couple of younger patients recently came by the practice for a check-up. After a thorough examination, they received a refresher course on effective brushing and how to take care of their teeth. At this age, when children are about to or have just started brushing their own teeth, it’s important to ensure that it’s […]

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 […]