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Latest News From 3 Dental, Dublin

Discover regular content about new treatments, dental health and hygiene tips, and other issues relating to our Dublin-based dental clinic.

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November 16, 2018

Who Is Teeth In A Day Suitable For?

Teeth in a day replaces your teeth (or dentures) with a fully fixed in bridge secured by a minimum of four dental implants. Who is teeth in a day for we hear your ask? Have a look at our infographic below to see it you might be suitable.   Find […]
October 24, 2018
3 Dental Invisalign Open Day

3 Dental Invisalign Open Day – Saturday 3rd November, 2018

Ever Wondered How You Could Improve Your Smile? Have you ever had questions around orthodontics, teeth straightening, Invisalign or just how to improve your smile? Well, we have the answers! On Saturday, 3rd November (9am to 2pm) we are delighted to announce our 3 Dental Invisalign open day! Here’s why […]
March 27, 2018

Wisdom Tooth Extraction: What You Need To Know

Wisdom teeth are an extra third set of molars that often appear during late adolescence and adulthood. Early humans needed these teeth to grind plant matter but, given the agricultural advancements that have taken place over the last few hundred years, the function of wisdom teeth has since become redundant. […]
November 28, 2017
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What are the Different Types of Braces?

Very few people are lucky enough to be born with perfect teeth, and getting braces is the best orthodontic option for moving teeth to where we want them to be. However, the decision to get braces isn’t made easily for many people as it’s hard to know which type of […]
November 17, 2017

Can Teeth Whitening Damage My Teeth?

Everyone strives to have pearly whites. A beautiful white smile is sure to be the first thing you notice about someone and sparkly white teeth can boost anyone’s confidence. But however much we’d all love natural white teeth that don’t fade, the modern diet can wreak havoc on our teeth […]
October 31, 2017
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5 Benefits of Teeth Whitening

Are you conscious of your smile because your teeth aren’t as white as you’d like them to be? Well then, there is an easy solution for this. Many dental clinics around Ireland offer affordable teeth whitening to help you achieve the smile you’ve always dreamed of. The advantage of this […]
October 12, 2017
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All About Mouth Ulcers: Causes & Treatments

Most people have mouth ulcers at some time or another. They can interfere with smiling, eating and look unsightly. Mouth ulcers can be caused by: Ill fitting dentures Bacteria Braces Disease Sharp edge of a chipped tooth Fungal or viral infection   Types of Mouth Ulcers There are three typical […]
September 20, 2017

How to Stop Teeth Grinding: Top Tips

Teeth grinding, or bruxism, is a condition where the person affected clenches their teeth (especially at night) but it has no association with chewing whatsoever. The condition can develop in both children and adults and is a result of the lateral jaw being thrust forward in a manner that results […]
August 29, 2017

What Stains Teeth?

Stained teeth can be a really embarrassing and uncomfortable problem, but by knowing what causes stained teeth and what can be done to minimise and even reverse the damage, it’s not a problem you need to endure. We’ll take a look at some of the most common things that cause […]
August 11, 2017
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Teething Remedies: How to Help Your Teething Baby

Teary, red faced, irritable, downright frustrated…and that’s just you! The truth is teething can be very upsetting for parents as well as for babies. Though you may feel helpless when faced with your baby’s obvious suffering, you will be relieved to know that there are several teething remedies you can […]
June 12, 2017

How to Deal with a Dental Emergency

Broken teeth, burst abscesses, lost fillings, excruciatingly painful toothache. If you’ve ever had a dental emergency, no doubt you are well aware of how painful and sometimes frightening it can be. Should you call your usual dentist? What if it’s out of hours? Do you need a visit to the […]
May 24, 2017
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What You Should Know About Teeth Whitening

Tooth discolouration is a naturally occurring problem that can be further exacerbated by our lifestyle choices. The battle to maintain healthy white teeth sometimes seems never ending, and that’s mainly because there are so many things working to undermine every effort. Smoking, consumption of alcohol, tea and coffee drinking, and […]
February 17, 2017
3Dental team with Mayor of South Dublin County, Guss O' Connell

3 Dental Dublin Practice Celebrate Relaunch to Include 5 More Dental Suites

Staff were delighted to be joined by Mayor of South Dublin, Guss O’Connell, along with invited guests, friends & members of the media for the official launch of our brand new expansion on Thursday evening. Dr Niall Vallely, Dr Paul O’Connell and Dr Peter Doherty, delivered passionate speeches about the […]
January 19, 2017
Patrick Naughton - Orthodontic Transformation

Complete Transformation of 3 Dental Patient

Making a dental transformation is never easy but, as with so many things in life, the risk is worth the reward – something that 3 Dental client Patrick Naughton knows all too well. Mayo man Patrick had been too afraid to visit the dentist after he had all of his […]
December 20, 2016
What Causes Bad Breath - Dental Hygiene Dublin

What Causes Bad Breath?

Most of us have had the not-so-nice experience of either having bad breath or talking to someone who has it. Regardless of which side of the conversation you’re on, you’ll agree that both scenarios are not the most pleasant. After all, no one wants to be the person at the […]
December 13, 2016
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Difference Between an Orthodontist and a Dentist

Taking care of your teeth should be a lifelong effort, and while dentists and orthodontists both help patients to maintain healthy teeth and gums; they do so in different ways. It may seem obvious to patients that visit their dentist regularly, but one area that can cause confusion for some […]
December 6, 2016
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Why is the Dentist Important?

It’s easy to forget that your mouth is one of the most important parts of your body and it requires constant care. The state of a person’s oral health can tell a lot about their overall health and well-being. That said; maintaining healthy teeth and gums should be a top […]
November 30, 2016
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What is a Dental Emergency?

An injury to the mouth and one’s teeth can be a particularly scary incident to have to deal with. Knowing the steps to follow and how to act in a dental emergency when faced with one will be the key to getting a successful outcome. Firstly, it’s important to be […]
November 15, 2016
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Teeth in a Day Procedure

Technology has come a long way in the dental world and with recent advancements that have totally revolutionised the industry, we’re now able to offer our patients fully fixed teeth that can be fitted in one day with just two visits required. Widely known as the ‘Teeth in a Day’ […]
November 8, 2016

5 Things to Know about Dental Implants

Few people in Ireland go through adult life without chipping, cracking, filling or losing a tooth. Even with the best oral maintenance and dental care, the foods we eat and the lifestyles we live can cause problems with our teeth. The prospect of losing a tooth – whether it’s as […]