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Welcome to Dr. Behnam Aminnejad's Dental Insights Hub! Dive into the cutting-edge world of dental care, technology, and research right here on our News and Blog Page. We value your input and are eager to cater to your preferences. If you have any requests or specific topics you'd like to see covered, please don't hesitate to reach out. Your feedback is invaluable to us, and we look forward to hearing from you.


๐Ÿฆท How Our Diet Affects Tooth Staining: What You Need to Know: ๐Ÿท 23rd June 2024

Maintaining a bright, white smile isn't just about brushing and flossing - what you eat and drink plays a significant role in tooth staining. Let's explore how various dietary choices can impact the colour of your teeth: Read Full Article (opens a new window)


๐Ÿฆท National Smile Month: ๐Ÿ˜ 13th May - 13th June 2024

Did you know it's National Smile Month? It's all about spreading the word on oral health, and this year's theme is 'Love your Smile'. We'll be focussing on different topics each week, so keep an eye out for updates. At City Dental Practice in Bangor, we're proudly backing 'Smile Month' because a healthy smile is super important for creating happier, healthier smiles: National Smile Month


๐Ÿฆท Understanding Bruxism (Clenching and Grinding of Teeth): ๐Ÿ˜ฃ 30th April 2024

Do you find yourself waking up with a sore jaw or experiencing unexplained tooth pain? You may be one of the millions of people worldwide suffering from bruxism, a condition characterized by teeth grinding and clenching. While occasional teeth grinding may not cause significant harm, chronic bruxism can lead to various dental problems and negatively impact your overall well-being. Let's delve into the intricacies of bruxism, including its causes, symptoms, and available treatment options: Read Full Article (opens a new window)


๐Ÿฆท Conquering Dental Anxiety: ๐Ÿ˜จ 23rd April 2024

At City Dental Practice, your well-being is our top priority. If dental anxiety is preventing you from seeking the care you need, please don't hesitate to reach out to us. We offer a supportive and understanding environment where you can feel safe and comfortable throughout your dental journey together with some tips to help you overcome or manage your fears: Read Full Article (opens a new window)


๐Ÿฆท a Patient's Guide to Dental XRays: ๐Ÿ’ข 15th April 2024

Dental X-rays are an indispensable tool for comprehensive assessment and treatment planning in dentistry. In this blog, we'll explore the benefits of dental X-rays and walk you through the procedure, shedding light on how these imaging techniques contribute to better oral health outcomes: Read Full Article (opens a new window)


๐Ÿฆท The Importance of Replacing Missing Teeth: Beyond Cosmetics: ๐Ÿ’ข 8th April 2024

Have you been considering replacing a missing tooth solely for cosmetic reasons? While a complete smile is undoubtedly appealing, there are significant clinical reasons why addressing that gap is crucial for your overall dental health. Let's find out why: Read Full Article (opens a new window)


๐Ÿฆท Guide to Oral Health During Pregnancy: ๐Ÿ‘ถ 2nd April 2024

In this article, we look into the importance of oral health during pregnancy and offer practical tips to maintain a radiant smile throughout this transformative time. Read Full Article (opens a new window)


๐Ÿฆท Unlocking the Smile Secret: The Fluoride Factor: ๐Ÿ’Ž 25th March 2024

The mineral fluoride plays a crucial role in maintaining oral health and preventing tooth decay. Let's dive into the fascinating world of fluoride and explore how it benefits dental health. Read Full Article (opens a new window)


๐Ÿฆท Dealing with Sensitive Teeth: A Guide to Finding Relief: ๐Ÿ˜ฃ 11th March 2024

Many people suffer from sensitive teeth, a condition that can make everyday activities like eating and drinking a painful experience. However, there are steps you can take to manage and alleviate tooth sensitivity. In this article, we'll explore some practical tips to help you find relief and enjoy a more comfortable oral health experience. Read Full Article (opens a new window)


๐Ÿฆท Keeping your mouth safe while playing sport: โ›ท๏ธ๐Ÿ’ 5th March 2024

Engaging in various sports exposes your mouth and teeth to potential risks, especially contact sports. Read the article below which includes a podcast from the Oral Health Foundation which offers some great advice to safeguard your teeth and gums during these activities: Read Full Article (opens a new window)


๐Ÿฆท Unlocking Excellent Oral Health: Essential Guidelines: โญ 26th February 2024

Maintaining optimal oral health is a crucial aspect of overall well-being. A healthy smile not only enhances your mouth but also contributes to improved physical health and mental well-being. Here's Dr Behnam Aminnejad's top tips for good oral health: Read Full Article


๐Ÿฆท Pay attention to bleeding gums; it could be a vital indicator of gum disease: ๐Ÿ’ข๐Ÿ˜ซ 13th February 2024

Brushing your teeth and discovering blood may seem like a minor issue, easily dismissed. However, even if it happens sporadically, consulting a dentist is advisable. Prevention is key in ensuring this doesn't advance into further complications. Find out what you can do yourself, and when to seek professional help. Read Full Article


๐Ÿฆท Unveiling the Mystery Behind Wisdom Teeth: What You Need to Know: ๐Ÿง  5th February 2024

Wisdom teeth โ€“ learn more about them, from their historical significance to the common issues they may present and the personalised care our expert team offers to ensure your smile remains radiant and healthy: Read Full Article


๐Ÿฆท Dental Occlusion: What is means and how it affects your natural bite: ๐Ÿฆท 29th January 2024

Dental occlusion, commonly known as the way your teeth meet when your jaws come together, is pivotal for oral health. When teeth do not align correctly, it can lead to issues in the teeth, gums, temporomandibular joint (TMJ), or the muscles responsible for jaw movement. This article explains the variations together with associated common issues, symptoms and treatments: Read Full Article


๐Ÿฆท The Importance of Flossing: A Key to Optimal Oral Health: ๐Ÿงผ 23rd January 2024

Maintaining good oral hygiene is crucial for overall health, and flossing is an integral part of this regimen. While brushing your teeth is a common practice, many people underestimate the significance of flossing. In this article, we will explore the benefits of flossing, proper techniques, and the impact it can have on your oral health: Read Full Article


๐Ÿฆท Mastering the Art of Effective and Safe Tooth Brushing: Techniques for a Radiant Smile: ๐Ÿ˜ 15th January 2024

A radiant smile begins with a solid dental hygiene routine, and the cornerstone of that routine is proper tooth brushing. Read Dr Behnam's latest article for effective and safe tooth brushing: Read Full Article


๐Ÿฆท What is toothache? ๐Ÿ˜ฌ 9th January 2024

A toothache is a pain in or around a tooth. It is usually caused by problems with the tooth or the surrounding tissues. Read about the most common causes of toothaches and how to address the problem: Read Full Article


๐Ÿฆท Why is Technology so Important in Dentistry Today? ๐Ÿ’ป 2nd January 2024

Dive into the world where innovation meets oral health. From diagnostic advancements to laser dentistry, discover how technology is shaping the future of dental care. Read Dr Behnam Aminnejad's latest article for insights into the crucial role technology plays in enhancing patient care and improving overall dental practices. Read Full Article


๐Ÿฆท What is the treatment of Periodontitis? ๐Ÿ’ข 27th December 2023

Last week we discussed Periodontitis, a severe form of gum disease that affects the supporting structures of the teeth, including the gums, ligaments, and bone. Today we're going to discuss the treatment options to help manage this lifelong condition. Read Full Article


๐Ÿฆท What is gum disease (Periodontitis)? ๐Ÿ’ข 20th December 2023

Periodontitis is a severe form of gum disease that affects the supporting structures of the teeth, including the gums, ligaments, and bone. Characterised by inflammation and infection that can lead to progressive damage and, if left untreated, tooth loss. Read Full Article


๐Ÿฆท How does smoking affect oral health? ๐Ÿšฌ 12th December 2023

Smoking has a significant and detrimental impact on oral health. The harmful effects of smoking on the oral cavity are well-documented, and they contribute to a range of problems. Here are some ways in which smoking affects oral health: Read Full Article


๐Ÿฆท Considering changing your silver fillings to white composite? ๐Ÿ”„ 28th November 2023

It may not always be essential or recommended, given the various factors to weigh when determining whether to replace current fillings. Dr. Behnham Aminnejad's recent blog entry provides valuable insights to contemplate before making any changes: Read Full Article


๐Ÿฆท Dealing with tooth sensitivity post-filling? ๐Ÿ˜ฌ 20th November 2023

It happens more often than you think! Check out Dr. Behnam's recent article for insights into why it occurs, tips on managing sensitivity, and most crucially, when to reach out for professional help: Read Full Article


๐Ÿฆท When does your dentist choose a crown instead of a filling? ๐Ÿ˜ท 13th November 2023

The decision to place a dental crown or a filling on a tooth depends on several factors, including the extent of tooth damage, the location of the tooth in the mouth, and the overall health of the tooth. Here are some common situations where a dental crown might be chosen over a filling: Read Full Article


๐Ÿฆท Comparison of White Composite Fillings and Silver Amalgam Fillings ๐Ÿ˜ท 3rd November 2023

The choice between white composite and silver amalgam fillings depends on factors such as cavity location, aesthetics, budget, and patient preferences. Here's Dr Behnam Aminnejad's guide to the differences between the two: Read Full Article


๐Ÿ˜ท Root Canal Treatment: The Process, Step by Step ๐Ÿฅ 27th October 2023

Root canal therapy is an effective way to disinfect and save a tooth that would otherwise need to be extracted due to infection or damage. But what does it involve? Here's Dr Behnam's Step by Step guide through the process: Read Full Article


๐Ÿฆท Unlocking a Brighter Smile: The Life-Changing Benefits of Dental Implants ๐Ÿ˜ 19th October 2023

Missing teeth can take a toll on your overall well-being, affecting not just your ability to eat certain foods, but also your self-confidence and quality of life. Thankfully, dental implants emerge as the ultimate solution, offering a myriad of life-changing benefits which you can read all about here: Read Full Article


๐Ÿฆท Understanding The Importance of Regular Dentist Appointments ๐Ÿ“… 10th October 2023

Regular dental visits are crucial for maintaining good oral health. Br Behnam has discussed several reasons why you should make it a priority to visit a dentist regularly in his latest news article: Read Full Article


๐Ÿฆท Tooth Whitening - Treatments for a Whiter, Brighter Smile! ๐Ÿ˜ 3rd October 2023

Tooth whitening, or dental bleaching, is a cosmetic procedure aimed at lightening teeth colour by removing stains from factors like aging, tobacco, or certain foods/drinks. It can be done professionally in a dental office with laser technology for quick, dramatic results. At-home options are available too, using custom trays and gels. Here's our advice including the pro's the con's and why it's important to understand that it is not suitable for anyone: Read Tooth Whitening Article


๐Ÿฆท Caries (Tooth Decay) - How to Avoid It? ๐Ÿ˜ฌ 26th September 2023

Caries, also referred to as tooth decay or dental caries, is a prevalent dental issue characterised by the deterioration of tooth structure, mainly due to bacterial activity. To learn more about the causes, prevention, and maintenance of good oral health to ward off caries, check out our informative blog article on the subject: Read Article


๐Ÿฆท Root Canal - Endodontic Treatment ๐Ÿฅ 23rd September 2023

Root canal treatment is a dental procedure that aims to save a damaged or infected tooth by treating the root canals and removing the infected dental pulp. It is an effective way to relieve pain and restore the functionality of the tooth while preserving the patient's overall oral health. Read Article


๐Ÿฆท Tooth Sensitivity! ๐Ÿ˜ฃ 18th September 2023

Are you wincing in pain when sipping a hot cup of coffee or indulging in a scoop of ice cream? You're not alone. Tooth sensitivity, known as dentin hypersensitivity, affects millions worldwide. In this blog, we'll dive into the causes, symptoms, and solutions for this common dental woe. Say goodbye to those uncomfortable twinges, as we explore the ins and outs of tooth sensitivity and how to regain your dental comfort. Read Article


๐Ÿฆท Keeping Your Smile Healthy! ๐Ÿ˜ 13th September 2023

At City Dental Practice, your oral health is our top priority, and we're here to share some essential tips for maintaining a radiant smile. Read Article


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  • Master's degree in Endodontic (Root canal treatment)
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