Dr Ben Williams

Dr Ben Williams

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Tooth Decay Health Information

Tooth decay (dental caries) is the destruction of tooth tissue by the action of cariogenic bacteria. These are   germs that cause dental caries. Almost as soon as …

Root Canal Treatments Health Information

A root canal treatment is performed if you have an infection in the centre of your tooth. Root canal treatment is not painful and can save a tooth that might otherwise …

Toothache Health Information

Toothache is a painful sensation originating from the teeth or the tissues that surround them. It is caused by inflammation of the dental pulp - the nerves and blood …

Dental Plaque and Gum Disease Health Information

A build-up of plaque and tartar can lead to inflamed and infected gums. Mild gum disease is called gingivitis and is not usually serious. More severe gum disease ( …