Hello, My name is Clair, and I decided aged 14 that I would like to be a “Dental Hygienist”. I don’t know why, I just remember that I knew before I picked my “options” for O’ Levels at secondary school, back then we hadn’t even heard of G.C.S.E’s!! I remember choosing the required, Biology being…Read more »
Have you made the decision that you would like to straighten your teeth and improve your smile but you are unsure which brace is for you? You may be asking yourself the following questions: 1. Which brace is the quickest acting? 2. Which brace is the most effective? 3. What are the costs involved? Colchester…Read more »
One of the biggest problems patients face throughout their orthodontic treatment is avoiding any mishaps with their brace and managing them when they do occur. This is even more critical during the festive period with lots of tempting treats that can cause problems with your brace. Avoiding problems with your brace can be very simple….Read more »
Why does my child have to wait for orthodontic treatment? What options do I have? Your questions answered!24th November 2017
Why do we have an NHS waiting list? As a practice that provides NHS orthodontic treatment, we have a contract with NHS England to provide a set amount of orthodontic treatment per year. Unfortunately, this contract is insufficient to manage the demand for orthodontic treatment at Colchester Orthodontic Centre. Essentially, we have far more referrals…Read more »
The benefits of orthodontic treatment are well known; attractive straight teeth which are easier to clean, a healthy bite, a lovely smile and a big boost to self-confidence. These are some of the reasons why orthodontic treatment is so popular. The questions my patients most commonly ask me before treatment begins are “what’s the quickest…Read more »
A day in the life of an Orthodontic nurse is a full and varied one. Completing many tasks to a high standard and all the while building positive relationships with our team and our patients. We make sure that practitioners have all the required instruments and necessary paperwork for their patient’s appointments, infection control is…Read more »
First impressions really are important. Research shows that when people meet the first things they notice about each other are their eyes and teeth. A beautiful smile can boost your self-confidence and enhance your self-esteem. Straight teeth and an attractive smile can be a reality at any age. The testimonial below is of a female…Read more »
"Before I had my braces on, my teeth were horrendous. Every part of the process is explained to you and they make you feel so comfortable at Colchester Orthodontics."
Rachel - Patient
"My confidence levels have just shot up since I have had my braces off. It is just brilliant here. They have helped me so much."
Sophie - Patient
"At Colchester Ortho it is such a close-knit group of people from the secretaries, to the nurses to the orthodontists themselves such as Mr Davies."
Ben - Patient
"I have no hesitation in recommending Colchester Orthodontic Centre to you for an excellent, professional clinical treatment service"