Entries by Dr Mark Levi

5 Surprising Facts About Your Teeth

Lots of people probably tune out when their dentist starts talking to them about the wonders of teeth and why it is so important to look after them. But dental facts don’t have to be boring, in fact there are some pretty interesting things that your dentist has probably never even told you before. The […]

Tips to Keep Your Teeth White at Home

So, you’ve had your teeth professionally whitened and you are in love with your bright and beautiful new smile. Fantastic! However, while teeth whitening removes stains from your teeth, it doesn’t necessarily prevent new stains from forming, meaning that if you want to keep your smile sparkling, you need to maintain the treatment at home. […]

Should I Get Teeth Whitening?

Teeth whitening has exploded in popularity in recent years, with celebrities and instagrammers frequently espousing the wonders teeth whitening can do for your appearance. So with all the hype around teeth whitening, you may be considering getting it done yourself, but there are a few things you should know before booking your appointment. Should I […]

Why Are My Teeth Sensitive?

Tooth sensitivity is what causes pain or discomfort while eating cold foods or drinking hot beverages. This increased sensitivity occurs when the dentin, which contains tiny tubules filled with nerve endings, is no longer covered by the tooth’s protective enamel. When the enamel is worn away, the nerve endings in the dentin are exposed and […]

3 DIY Teeth Whitening Solutions That May Actually Damage Your Teeth

Everybody loves a good home remedy – they’re cheap, natural and harmless, right? While there are plenty of home remedies for whitening teeth that are quite harmless, such as coconut oil pulling or rubbing the teeth with a banana peel, there are some ‘remedies’ that can actually damage the health and appearance of the teeth. […]