Latest News from Old Quarter Dental

Keep up to date with all our latest news and topics via our feed below. We post regular content about new treatments and other issues relating to our Limerick-based dental clinic. We also answer commonly asked questions and provide tips for dental & oral hygiene, so check back regularly to find out the latest in Old Quarter Dental.

January 17, 2018

Dental Crown Guide: All You Need to Know

Dental crowns are one of the most common dental procedures in Ireland. If you’re thinking of getting a dental crown fitted but you’ve got some burning questions that you need answered first, the following is a quick guide to everything you need to know before getting a crown:   Common Uses of a Crown A dental crown is often used to treat the following: Repair a broken or worn-down tooth Repair and/cover a tooth after a root canal Replace a […]
November 17, 2017

Stained Teeth: Causes & Treatments

Are you self-conscious of your smile because your teeth have become stained over time? Even those of us with the most intensive oral hygiene routines that include brushing, flossing and using mouthwash twice daily can fall victim to teeth stains. In many cases, stained teeth can be more noticeable than chips, cracks or complete discolouration. So, if you’ve stopped flashing your smile because your teeth are stained, the following info may get you back on track to showing your pearly […]
October 12, 2017

What Are Dental Implants?

Replicating the appearance and function of your own natural, lost teeth is not an easy task. Dentures and bridge restorations have seen moderate successes over the last decade or so, but they do come with their limitations. With advancements in technology within the dentistry industry, the introduction of dental implants have significantly changed the way that lost teeth can be replaced. Providing the same function as your natural tooth root, dental implants are natural-looking replacements for missing teeth.    A More […]
September 20, 2017

Signs & Symptoms of Gingivitis

If you are fastidious about your oral hygiene then you may never have or ever experience gingivitis, but it doesn’t necessarily rule you out from getting it in the future all together. Gingivitis is a gum disease that results in swollen, red and painful gums and is usually a result of a bacterial infection. While gingivitis itself is quite a mild disease, it can turn into something more serious known as ‘periodontitis’. This is why it’s important to know the […]