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24 May 2017

Guest lecture for dentists

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Guest lecture for dentists

Moira Wong Orthodontics is delighted to welcome Dr Koray Feran to give a lecture about the pitfalls of ignoring occlusion at the practice on the 29th June. Please get in touch with the practice if you are a dentist and would like to come along. Dr Koray Feran is the founder of the London Centre […]

9 May 2017

Taking Care of Your Braces

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Taking Care of Your Braces

Taking care of your braces actually involves taking care of your teeth, while you are wearing braces! This involves two key areas: firstly, how to keep your teeth and braces clean and secondly, what you eat. 6 steps to cleaning your teeth and braces It’s a fact that taking care of your teeth will be […]

3 Mar 2017

Never too early to learn how to brush….

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Never too early to learn how to brush….

Moira has recently been very busy visiting various pre-school settings in West London. During a lively, interactive talk, the children are shown how to brush their teeth properly – and then get to practice on a friendly dinosaur. Over the last month, children at Miss Daisy’s Nursery in Chelsea, Little Cherubs Nursery in Kensington and […]

24 Feb 2017

Invisible Braces and Invisalign – What You Need to Know

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Invisible Braces and Invisalign – What You Need to Know

Invisible braces fall into two main categories; lingual fixed braces (sometimes called ibraces) such as Incognito, which are fitted behind the teeth and nearly invisible clear plastic aligners with the trademark Invisalign Neither are totally invisible! Lingual braces are hidden behind the teeth and therefore can only be seen from certain angles while the mouth […]

17 Feb 2017

Orthodontics for Children – FAQs

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Orthodontics for Children – FAQs

There are a number of questions that are frequently asked specifically about orthodontics for children and in this article we set out to answer them as simply and clearly as possible… When should my child first see an orthodontist? We recommend that all children have an initial inspection, by a qualified orthodontist, at the age […]

10 Feb 2017

The Top 5 Reasons Why Adults Need Braces

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The Top 5 Reasons Why Adults Need Braces

In the past braces were largely viewed as a treatment focused on older children and teenagers whose jaws were still developing. Modern orthodontics recognises that teeth can continue to move at any age. Adults who previously had straight teeth can find their teeth becoming misaligned or overcrowded. Other adults missed out on orthodontic treatment as […]

10 Feb 2017

A wonderful surprise

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A wonderful surprise

These beautiful flowers have arrived for our paediatric dentist Dr Carmen Colomar and her team. We are so glad when our patients are so clearly delighted with the treatment they have received here.

3 Feb 2017

Frequently Asked Questions

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is orthodontics? Orthodontics is a specialised area of dentistry dedicated to improving the appearance and alignment of irregularly placed teeth using appliances such as braces and retainers. Orthodontic treatment is also used to correct problems with bad bites (malocclusions) and other jaw irregularities. Orthodontists are highly trained and take further specialist postgraduate examinations, after […]