Mouth Wash and Mouth Rinse – What You Need To Know.

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    Mouth Wash and Mouth Rinse – What You Need To Know.

        What do we really know about mouth rinses? Does it live up to the expectation and trust we put into it? The marketing of mouth rinse and mouthwash have been very effective without having to produce any scientific results. Professional studies don’t attribute much value to mouthwash in preventing disease, yet we often […]

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    Flossing – What You Need To Know.

        Did you know that brushing your teeth only removes about 60% of the plaque on your teeth? Plaque generates acid which can cause cavities, irritate the gums, and lead to gum disease or tooth decay.   Studies show that flossing can remove up to 80% of plaque from in between teeth. This is […]

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    Show Your Teeth Some Love on Valentine’s Day

             Show Your Teeth Some Love This Valentine’s Day! Celebrations like Valentine’s Day are good for the soul and while we love them, they may not be the ideal situations good dental hygiene. Even if your heart says yes, what about your mouth? Problems with your teeth and oral health can really ruin the […]

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    What are Dental Implants?

             You can get an implant if you want to replace a lost tooth. A dental implant is a titanium screw, placed into the jawbone. Above the gum line, the titanium screw will have a false tooth made of ceramic. It is possible for one implant to carry 1 or 2 false teeth. This […]

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    Tips For A Healthy Halloween

        Halloween is almost upon us and although it’s a time for fun, costumes, trick or treating and lots of sweets, this terrifying time of the year can wreak havoc on your kids (and your) teeth. There are a lot of scary things about Halloween, but cavities don’t have to be one of them! […]

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    Mouth Cancer Awareness Day

    Wednesday, 20th September, is Mouth Cancer Awareness Day and we want to help in the fight against this increasingly common form of cancer. Over 700 cases of mouth, head and neck cancer are diagnosed in Ireland every year and more often than ever we see new cases of this disease which is unfortunately on the […]

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    Irish Dentistry Awards

      Pembroke Dental Win National Awards   There is great excitement here at Pembroke Dental with the announcement that we have added to our list of awards with recent wins in the ‘Best Patient Care’ and ‘Best Dental Team’ categories at The Irish Dentistry Awards 2023. Both categories were hotly contested by some amazing practices […]

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    Teeth Friendly Lunchbox Ideas

      One of the biggest challenges for parents is packing a healthy school lunch. A healthy and nutritious meal at lunchtime is so important for your child’s energy and focus, and it also plays a significant role in their overall well-being including their oral health. We have some suggestions for you to try for your […]

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    What are braces and why do we need them?

      What are braces and why do we need them?   Braces are appliances that move teeth by transferring the forces of a wire onto the teeth for extended periods of time. The shape of your jaw gradually adapts to conform to this pressure. Between the teeth and the bone and under your gums is […]

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    How Soon Should I Take My Child To The Dentist/Hygienist?

      It goes without saying that good oral health is one of the most important aspects of anyone’s overall health – regardless of which stage of your life. It is possible to get a child through childhood and even adulthood without dental decay or gum disease. The sooner a child is given the opportunity to […]

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