Hartley’s Guide to a Healthy Summer

Summer is (nearly) here again – along with all of those unhealthy habits that go along with it! Don’t worry though this isn’t a lecture, you guys are grown ups and can make your own decisions! However… The team did just want to share with you, some information that you might find useful – you can do with it what …

What are the benefits of the Hartley Dental Membership Plans?

Here at Hartley Dental our team believe in and indeed operate, a prevention led and health based approach to dentistry. The age old saying of, ‘prevention is better than cure,’ is never truer than when it comes to keeping your teeth and gums healthy. We put our Hygiene team of Dean and Janie at the centre of everything we do …

Why Choosing Hartley Dental Will be Your Healthiest Decision of 2018!

There’s a question that Charlie and the team often discuss: “Why should people choose to come to Hartley Dental over the other dental practices in Plymouth?” It’s a great question. We could write a blog entirely about how brilliant our clinical team are (which they absolutely are) and focus purely on the treatment side of things – but we realise …

Why Are My Gums Bleeding?

Bleeding gums are a relatively common complaint and one that we often see here at Hartley. What Causes Bleeding Gums? Gum disease is the main cause of bleeding gums, the severity of which will vary. Gum disease is inflammation of the gums, which, if not treated early and effectively, leads to receding gums and a weakening of the bone which …

What is a Hygiene Therapist & What Do They Do?

Hygiene Therapy is a positive, forward thinking and revolutionary way of offering restorative Dentistry to our valued patients and we are very lucky to have one in the form of Dean Hunt, who most of you will already know! Dean has recently completed a 3 year Hygiene Therapy Degree Course at the University of Bristol, which enables him to complete …

Why should I join the Hartley Membership Plan?

At Hartley Dental, we have a range of core values and ethics, guiding the way in how we conduct our business. Our biggest commitment to you is to make sure you’re offered a ‘Health First’ approach to your care when part of the Hartley family. The core of this commitment is ensuring all our care comes from a prevention led …

My Gums Are Bleeding – What Does That Mean?

Bleeding gums are a relatively common complaint and one that we often see here at Hartley. What Causes Bleeding Gums? Gum disease is the main cause of bleeding gums, the severity of which will vary depending on the person. Gum disease is inflammation of the gums, which if not treated early and effectively, leads to receding gums and a weakening …

Invisalign – What It Means For You

The team at Hartley Dental pride themselves on offering a full range of Orthodontic (teeth straightening) systems for our current and new patients. A recent addition to the practice’s treatments in this area is Invisalign. So What Is Invisalign? Invisalign is a new teeth straightening treatment which can be provided by the Hartley Dental Team, led by Charlie, who has …

Why Do Our Patients Choose to Have Orthodontic Treatment?

At Hartley Dental we take real pride in the treatments we provide for our patients. If there’s one thing that never fails to provide a great deal of satisfaction for both our patients and our team, it’s orthodontic treatments – or, put simply, teeth straightening. Let’s get this straight (no pun intended) from the start; we can well and truly …

The facts behind teeth whitening

We’re often asked by our patients about teeth whitening, chiefly what it is and how it works. That’s why we thought we’d let you know some of the facts around teeth whitening, dispel some of the misconceptions around it and highlight a special offer we’re running for our patients who are on one of our Monthly Plans. First and foremost, did …