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Combined Orthodontic and Cosmetic Treatments

Smile of The Month

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Problem: This lovely patient came to us as she wanted to improve on the discolouration of her teeth.

Solution: During the consultation, we decided we could achieve the gold standard smile by realigning the teeth with braces first and improving on gum level with a gum lift prior to ceramics. A complete transformation using combined orthodontic and cosmetic treatments has completed the perfect smile.

And the results… As she says herself Amazing!!

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

I was fed up with horrible yellow teeth.

How did you feel during the process?

I started off very apprehensive but Tim & the gang put me at ease and were very caring.

How do you feel about the result?

I can’t stop smiling.

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

Yes.

How has your new smile changed your life?

Lots more Confidence.

Sum up your experience in one word:

Amazing.

Gum Lift, Replacement of Old Teeth Veneers

Smile of The Month: February 2015

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Problem: This patient presented at the clinic, unhappy with her current smile and wanting to correct some previous dental problems.
Solution: Fixed braces were worn for 8 months, once aligned the patient had a gum lift and replacement veneers on the front 8 teeth.

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

I love to smile and wanted lovely teeth I could be proud to show off. They are also a huge part of my career. It was also to correct previous dental problems.

What treatment have you had?

I have had laser gum surgery, gum lift, replacement of veneers on my top teeth. Also corrected my bite and jaw.

How did you feel during the process, was your treatment comfortable?

I felt very nervous beforehand, but was made to feel extremely comfortable and happy throughout the whole treatment.

How do you feel about the result, did it match, or exceed your expectations?

I could not be happier, it exceeded expectations! I love them and show them off as much as possible.

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

I already have. So many people have complemented my teeth and I always redirect them to your website.

How has your new smile changed your life, what difference will it make to you?

It has boosted my confidence more than I could ever have imagined. It will certainly show when I walk into an audition.

Sum up your experience in one word:

Monumental!

How did the team contribute to your experience?

They became my friends, always so friendly and make me and my parents feel so welcome and comfortable, I couldn’t thank them enough!

Teeth Discolouration. Old and Worn Teeth

Smile of The Month: January 2015

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Problem: This young patient had broken upper veneers, making her feel self-conscious to smile.
Solution: We replaced her veneers to a create a new natural, attractive smile.

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

I wanted to improve it.

What treatment have you had?

Hygiene and veneers.

How did you feel during the process, was your treatment comfortable?

Yes, very comfortable.

How do you feel about the result, did it match, or exceed your expectations?

It matched my expectations.

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

Yes, definitely.

How has your new smile changed your life, what difference will it make to you?

I am more confident.

Sum up your experience in one word:

Life changing!

How did the team contribute to your experience?

They are very good!

Chipped, Old and Discoloured Tooth

Smile of The Month: January 2015

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Problem: This patient has presented with chipped, discoloured front teeth and aged smile.
Solution: We have given her confidence back by placing eight porcelain veneers on the upper teeth,achieving an aesthetically pleasing look.

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

The condition of my teeth.

What treatment have you had?

Porcelain veneers.

How did you feel during the process, was your treatment comfortable?

Very comfortable, I felt relaxed.

How do you feel about the result, did it match, or exceed your expectations?

Met my expectations, and more!

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

Yes, I will.

How has your new smile changed your life, what difference will it make to you?

I am more confident and happy!

Sum up your experience in one word:

Fantastic!

How did the team contribute to your experience?

They are very welcoming, caring and friendly.

Old Tooth Veneers, Chipped tooth and Cross Bite

Smile of The Month: May 2014

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Problem: Twenty years old tooth veneers, chipped tooth, narrow upper arch, cross bite.
Solution:Fixed upper and lower braces to correct alignment and bite, followed by replacement of old porcelain veneers.

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

Hitting fifty-it was a hugely liberating moment for me, when I have decided to do something about my teeth which I have always hated.

What treatment have you had?

Braces, re-alignment of upper and lower teeth.
Replacement of old veneers on four teeth, new veneers on upper teeth and teeth whitening.

How did you feel during the process, was your treatment comfortable?

Fabulous, everyone involved was wonderful, so I was completely confident throughout the process.

How do you feel about the result, did it match, or exceed your expectations?

Truly delighted-unbelievable results. For the first time in my life I just can’t stop smiling, I love the fact that I’m not self-conscious any longer.

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

Absolutely, without hesitation!

How has your new smile changed your life, what difference will it make to you?

For all my life I have hated having my photographs taken and   always been self-conscious in social and work situations-that’s gone!

Sum up your experience in one word:

Transformational!

How did the team contribute to your experience?

Preet did the most amazing work with the braces, making the next stage easier for Tim to show his creative genius.

Anna was a superstar throughout, with all the rest of the team producing encouragement along the journey.

Orthodontics & Teeth Veneers – Missing Teeth and Crowded Tooth

Smile of The Month: May 2014

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Problem: This patient was presented with a missing canine tooth, a peg-shape lateral incisor, and moderately crowded upper dentition.
Solution:A couple of years of fixed orthodontic treatment, followed by six porcelain veneers.

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

A missing canine and peg lateral incisor.

What treatment have you had?

Brace and six veneers on top teeth.

How did you feel during the process, was your treatment comfortable?

Yes, no pain during veneers, less than expected during orthodontics.

How do you feel about the result, did it match, or exceed your expectations?

Matched, I knew the London Smile Clinic had a good reputation.

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

Yes.

How has your new smile changed your life, what difference will it make to you?

Stopped me worrying about my teeth. More confidence when smiling.

Sum up your experience in one word:

Complicated.

How did the team contribute to your experience?

All of the staff here are very welcoming and friendly, I am sad to go, but there is always hygienist visits, 🙂

Smile Makeover and Gum lift

Smile of The Month: April 2014

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Problem:
This patient came to us at The London Smile Clinic initially concerned about the general health of his teeth.

Solution:
Once this concern had been addressed he then decided that improving his “smile” would be a good idea too! So he now has healthy teeth and after having a full set of veneers fitted a great new smile to show off and by his own admission has been “smiling most of the time since”

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

I have started to look after my teeth better, and wanted to change my smile.

What treatment have you had?

Twenty-four veneers, gum treatment, and some fillings.

How did you feel during the process, was your treatment comfortable?

Advanced techniques, full of good advice, I was really comfortable to go forward.

How do you feel about the result, did it match, or exceed your expectations?

Well, I have never had a good smile, but I have been smiling most of the time, it’s perfect, and I love it!

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

I would definitely recommend it to my family and friends!

How has your new smile changed your life, what difference will it make to you?

Not only my smile, but my lifestyle has changed compleletely, I take care of myself more.

Sum up your experience in one word:

It was a long journey, but worth every second of it with the London Smile Clinic!

How did the team contribute to your experience?

Their attitude was absolutely perfect, they made me feel very comfortable.

Old Crowns and Ageing Teeth

Smile of The Month: March 2014

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Problem:
This lovely patient has had a patchwork of dentistry over the years-old crowns, white fillings-and she has lost confidence in smiling, it was a very ageing look.

Solution:
Now with a seamless blend of porcelain crowns and bridges, her smile is rejuvenated, and she is really happy with the result!

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

I had been embarrassed about my teeth since losing a tooth at sixteen after an accident, playing hockey.(No gum shields in 1972!)

What treatment have you had?

Nine teeth-new crowns and bridges.

How did you feel during the process, was your treatment comfortable?

I am nervous at the dentist, but the movies proved a great distraction.
Every member of staff were so considerate.

How do you feel about the result, did it match, or exceed your expectations?

I am highly delighted with my new smile. I now smile with confidence.

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

Yes.

How has your new smile changed your life, what difference will it make to you?

Confidence in my improved appearance.

Sum up your experience in one word:

Enhancing.

How did the team contribute to your experience?

Every member of staff was kind, considerate, and helped to put me at my ease. They made me feel special!

Discoloured, Broken Front Teeth

Smile of The Month: March 2014

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Problem:
This young patient had really aging, discoloured, broken down front teeth.

Solution:
David transformed his smile by placing a combination of twelve porcelain crowns and veneers on his upper teeth, he is delighted with the result!

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

Cosmetics.

What treatment have you had?

Veneers.

How did you feel during the process, was your treatment comfortable?

Yes, very.

How do you feel about the result, did it match, or exceed your expectations?

Exceeded!

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

Yes.

How has your new smile changed your life, what difference will it make to you?

Confidence.

Sum up your experience in one word:

Brilliant.

How did the team contribute to your experience?

Everyone was excellent.

Old Teeth Crowns and Gum recession

Smile of The Month: January 2014

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Problem:
This lovely lady was really unhappy with a patchwork of old fillings and crowns, and the dark triangles between her teeth caused by gum recession.

Solution:
By placing a combination of eight porcelain crowns and veneers on her top teeth, we have completely rejuvenated her smile.

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

Constantly smiling behind my hands.

What treatment have you had?

New front crowns and veneers.

How did you feel during the process, was your treatment comfortable?

Very comfortable.

How do you feel about the result, did it match, or exceed your expectations?

Very satisfied with outcome. Can smile without hiding teeth.

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

Yes.

How has your new smile changed your life, what difference will it make to you?

Bit early, but feel more confident already.

Sum up your experience in one word:

Excellent care throughout.

How did the team contribute to your experience?

Excellent customer care from everyone I came into contact with.