Dental Practitioners Blog

The Rise in Popularity of Braces for Adults
10 January 2020

At Thistle Dental, we have noticed more and more of our patients are coming to us because they’re interested in getting adult braces. This doesn’t come as a surprise because braces for adults have become very popular in recent years, but why is this?

How Cosmetic Dentistry Can Change Your Patient's Life
11 December 2018

Cosmetic dentistry is a personal choice that many patients choose to improve their lifestyle because of the many positive changes it can bring to their everyday life.

Why Refer Your Patient To A Referral Practice
3 October 2018

Are you a dental surgery looking for a trusted partner to send some of your patients’ to for specialist treatments such as dental implants or orthodontics?

What Makes Thistle Dental Different
13 September 2018

Thistle Dental like to think of ourselves as a team that strives to provide patients with the very best specialist treatments, using the latest technology and providing an unrivalled service at all times.

Repairing a Single Missing Tooth
25 July 2018

Though most people will have adult teeth that last them for most of their life, some people do end up with a single missing tooth. This could be due to an accident whereby the tooth was knocked out or through other damage to the tooth, such as tooth decay or infection.

Save the Date: Friday 23 November 2018
27 June 2018

Thistle Dental's 2nd 'Annual CPD Conference for Referring Dentists' Following on from the success of our first conference for referring dentists in 2017, we are delighted to announce that Thistle Dental will be holding this event annually.

Top Reasons For Your Patients to Choose Dental Implants
2 May 2018

Dental implants are one of the gold standard for replacing missing teeth and one of the treatments that we offer here at Thistle Dental. Dental implants look and feel just like natural teeth and are a great way to improve the appearance of teeth on a long-term basis.

Are Dentures Right For Your Patient?
28 March 2018

Your patients will all have heard of dentures or will know of someone who has dentures, but knowing if dentures are right for them is another matter. As one of our most popular dental treatments, dentures work fantastically well.

Should Your Patient Be Considering Dental Implants?
20 February 2018

At Thistle Dental, we work with a lot of patients who require dental implants and we’re often approached by patients who are considering them for the first time. If your patient is unhappy with their smile then dental implants can go a long way towards fixing the problem.

Are Your Patients Considering Adult Braces?
19 January 2018

In recent years braces have become more accessible to adults and this has led to more people than ever choosing to have adult braces.

We Have Launched Our New Web Site!
13 November 2017

Our new, patient-focused website will feature a 'dentists section', designed specifically to provide all the information our referring dentists need to know about referring their patients to the practice and training with us.