We have included within this website general information with regards to many of the regular questions that patients ask when visiting their dentist
This information should only be used for general information purposes. Only a dentist can provide specific clinical information about the various dental conditions / treatments available to an individual / patient / you
Many of the Frequently Asked Question articles on this website are produced in association and under license with the British Dental Health Foundation.
Active Smile are supporters of the British Dental Health Foundation who are an independent charity that along with its global arm, the International Dental Health Foundation, is dedicated to improving the oral health of the public by providing free and impartial dental advice, by running educational campaigns and by informing and influencing the public, profession and government on issues such as mouth cancer awareness and fluoridation.
The British Dental Health Foundation also organise and run two annual campaigns, National Smile Month (May 15 - June 15) and Mouth Cancer Action Month (throughout November). The Foundation uses the campaigns to spread public awareness of oral health issues via the press while encouraging the profession to be more active in education in their local communities.