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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!

Uneven Tooth, Gaps and Chipped Teeth

Smile of The Month: August 2013

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Problem:
This young lady was really unhappy with her chipped, ageing smile.

Solution:
This beautiful transformation was done by Dr David Jones, who has placed composite bondings on the front four teeth for a seamless result.

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

The fact that the gaps were very obvious.

What treatment have you had?

Composite bondings.

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

Yes, excellent! The fact there was a movie, made it more comfortable.

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

Definitely exceeded expectations, really happy with the results!

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?

It has made me smile more! My confidence is greater now.

Sum up your experience in one word:

Brilliant!

How did the team contribute to you experience?

They were great! All really friendly and helpful!

Old Porcelain Crowns and Upper Tooth Worn

Smile of The Month: July 2013: Case 2

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Problem:
This lovely patient has had old porcelain crowns which have been deteriorated over the years.

Solution:
She is very happy with the transformation of her smile,achieved by the combination of having new porcelain crowns, tooth whitening and composite fillings.

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

The deteriorating appearance of anterior crowns and appearance of wear of posterior teeth plus darkening of colour.

What treatment have you had?

Whitening, porcelain crowns and inlays.

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

Mostly very comfortable.

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

Yes it did match 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?

Much happier with my smile and reassured that I have had dental care carried out of the highest possible standard.

Sum up your experience in one word:

Amazing.

How did the team contribute to you experience?

The team work fantastically together making you feel so welcome and important and reassuring that they will work with you and get the best result possible.

Replace Old Crowns and Teeth Straightening

Smile of The Month: July 2012

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Problem:

This patient waited many years before finally coming to The London Smile Clinic to replace his old crowns and improve his smile.

Solution:

His makeover included the Inman aligner treatment as well as new crowns and veneers to give an amazing final result he is proud of.

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

At the age of 11 I broke one of my front teeth, this was crowned but had deteriorated over the years. I always promised myself I would get my teeth repaired when I was in a position to do so.

What treatment have you had?

Inman aligners, new crowns and veneers.

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

I have never been a good patient and was apprehensive about the work. I can honestly say I have experience little pain through out the whole process. Tim and Heidi have taken great care of me.

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

Looking back at how my teeth looked and the condition they were in, the final result has exceeded my expectations.

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

Yes absolutely. My friends and family have all been very curious during my treatment.

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

I now have the ability to smile without being embarrassed it has lifted my confidence and has allowed me to smile in photos without worrying.

Sum up your experience in one word:

Rewarding.

How did the team contribute to you experience?

Everyone at The London Smile Clinic has made me feel welcome and a valued customer.

Full Mouth Dental Smile Makeover


Smile of The Month: January 2012

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Problem:

This patient came to the clinic unhappy with the over all appearance of his smile.

Solution:

After a full mouth rehabilitation he now has much more confidence and a smile to be proud of.

Crowns and Dental Implants for Teeth Wear


Smile of The Month: July 2011

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Problem:

As well as being unhappy with the general appearance of his smile when Andy first came to The London Smile Clinic, he was finding eating a little tricky too! Fed up of feeling like people where always looking at his teeth he came to us for help.

Solution:

Crowns and dental implants helped restore function and create his new smile, which everyone now looks at for all the right reasons!

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

I was unable to eat and I always felt people were looking at my teeth when I smiled.

What treatment have you had?

Implants and crowns.

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

Very comfortable and I always felt at ease. Very, very good!!

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

The result is great, my expectations were greatly exceeded.

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

Yes, I already have.

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

I no longer need to think about eating and smiling, its great!

Sum up your experience in one word:

Brilliant

How did the team contribute to you experience?

Everyone has been so supportive throughout the whole experience it’s been just great!!

Severe Tooth Wear


Smile of The Month: December 2010: Case 2

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Problem:

Severe tooth wear.

Solution:

A gum lift on the front 4 teeth followed by a combination of veneers, crowns and an implant created this huge transformation.

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

History of poor dentists, generally unhappy with my smile.

What treatment did you have

10 Veneers, Implant, Gum lift.

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

Some mild discomfort, overall a lot less than I have worried about.

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

Exceeded by a long way!

Would you be happy to be a case study for articles in magazines?

Yes

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

Already have been since my first visit.

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

Confidence. People may actually see my teeth in photos now!

Sum up your experience in one word:

Sublime

How did the team contribute to you experience?

James and Caz were fantastic on every visit, Zacky was amazing too. The clinic was incredible overall and seems more of a resort than a dentist!

Worn teeth


Smile of The Month: February 2010

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Problem:

The teeth had worn down short and flat from years of grinding.

Solution:

Ten veneers to restore tooth length and create a pleasing curve to the smile. The lower teeth were aligned with an Inman Aligner and whitened. The bite was adjusted to limit further wear and a nightguard was also supplied.

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

My old bonding had been wearing down for years and after a tough few years personally. I wanted to smile again and have a great smile 😉

What treatment did you have

The Inman aligner to straighten my teeth with whitening and 10 veneers on my top teeth

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

Yes, I always felt comfortable and well attended to. The DVD glasses are a great distraction!

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

The result matched my expectations, I am pleased with my smile.

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

Yes, most definitely. I have already told my flatmates and co-workers about my experience.

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

It will help me to smile with more confidence and let’s be honest…..help me look a bit younger, not a bad thing for a girl in her mid thirties.

Sum up your experience in one word:

Professional.

How did the team contribute to you experience?

The team was always warm and welcoming. They offered sound advice, but did not push me into any direction. They were consummate professionals throughout the treatment.

Tooth Wear, Full Mouth Reconstruction


Smile of The Month: January 2010

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Problem:

Gaynor wanted a fresher brighter smile so that she could smile with confidence. Years of tooth wear had caused her back teeth to become broken down and her front teeth to have reduced in length.

Solution:

14 crowns on her upper teeth and a combination of 14 veneers and crowns on the lowers completely transformed her smile and restored her teeth to their original size. Gaynor feels the result is "amazing" and that has made her much more confident to smile

Client Interview:

What motivated you to change your smile?

So I could smile and feel confident doing so.

What treatment did you have

A combination of 28 crowns and veneers

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

Exceptional

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

Matched expectations and a little extra

Is it something you would recommend to family and friends?

Yes I already have.

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:

Amazing!

How did the team contribute to you experience?

Tim is the ultimate in perfection and all of the team are very professional.
Sheneen has a lovely nature.