What our clients say about us

“I have been going to see Mr Hayward for a number of years now and as a nervous patient have found him and the whole team excellent. Great service today during the lockdown. I called with a problem I was having, Mr Hayward called back within minutes and then sent a prescription to the pharmacy for me. ”

Family Dentistry

From toddlers to grandparents – where every smile matters

Family dentistry is more than just a service – it is a commitment to providing comprehensive oral health care for patients of all ages. At Townley House Dental Practice, we understand the needs and concerns of every member of your family, from toddlers to grandparents.

Whether you are seeking care for your child’s first dental visit, routine check-ups for yourself, an emergency dentist in the Peterborough area, or restorative treatments for elderly family members, our family dentistry in Oundle offers a one-stop solution for all of you.

Where it all begins

Your child’s first impression of their visit to the dentist plays a crucial role in laying the foundation for their healthy smiles. It is essential to introduce children to dental care early on to instil good oral hygiene habits and prevent dental issues later in life. During your child’s visit to our dental clinic in Oundle, we do our best to ensure a positive experience for them. The environment at Townley House Dental Practice is child-friendly and welcoming, helping to alleviate any fears or anxieties they may have. Regular check-ups and preventive treatments such as fluoride applications and dental sealants are essential to maintaining their oral health, and our team takes a gentle and patient approach, explaining procedures in a way that children can understand. By prioritising dentistry for children and educating them on proper oral hygiene habits, we can help them develop a positive attitude towards dental care and set them on the path to good oral health.

Every teenager’s nightmare (yes, braces…)

It is important to prioritise dental care during adolescence to ensure the proper alignment and health of their permanent teeth. Dentistry for teenagers focuses on the care of their final teeth and addressing any orthodontic concerns that may arise during this crucial stage of development. At Townley House Dental Practice, we offer orthodontic treatments such as Invisalign, which can help correct misalignments, crowded teeth, or bite issues, improving both the appearance and function of their smile. During their visit to the dentist, we provide education on the importance of oral hygiene practices, such as brushing and flossing regularly, as well as discussing the potential benefits of orthodontic treatment. Our dental team always aims to create a supportive and non-judgmental environment to encourage open communication and address any concerns or anxieties teenagers may have about their dental care.

Preventive dentistry – never too early to start

Preventive dentistry is the cornerstone of optimal oral health, offering a proactive approach to maintaining healthy teeth and gums. At Townley House Dental Practice, we understand the importance of preventive care in identifying and addressing dental issues in their early stages, when they are easier and less costly to treat. By attending regular check-ups and cleanings, you can catch problems such as cavities, gum disease, and oral cancer early on, preventing them from progressing and causing further damage. Preventive dentistry also focuses on educating you about proper oral hygiene practices and empowering you to take control of your dental health.

Preventive dentistry encompasses a range of examinations and processes designed to detect, prevent, and treat dental issues before they escalate:

  • Regular dental examinations to assess your oral health and check for signs of dental issues.
  • Professional cleanings to remove plaque, tartar, and surface stains from your teeth, reducing your risk of cavities and gum disease.
  • Dental X-rays to provide detailed images of your teeth and jawbone, allowing us to detect hidden dental problems such as cavities, impacted teeth, or bone loss.
  • Oral cancer screenings to look for any signs of abnormalities.
  • Fluoride treatments to help strengthen your tooth enamel and prevent cavities by remineralising weakened areas of your teeth.
  • Dental sealants, which are protective coatings applied to the chewing surfaces of your molars to prevent cavities and protect against decay.

Early detection saves lives

Oral cancer is a serious and potentially life-threatening condition that affects thousands of individuals each year. However, when detected early, the prognosis for oral cancer is significantly improved, with a higher likelihood of successful treatment and recovery. Cancer screening allows us to identify any abnormalities or suspicious lesions in your mouth, enabling us to take prompt action and provide you with the best possible care. At Townley House Dental Practice, we understand the importance of early detection in combating oral cancer and its potentially devastating effects.

Cancer screening is a painless and non-invasive procedure that can be performed during your routine dental check-up. Your dentist will visually inspect your oral tissues, including your lips, gums, tongue, and the lining of your mouth, for any signs of abnormalities, such as unusual lumps, bumps, or discolourations. In some cases, additional diagnostic tests, such as a tissue biopsy or oral brush biopsy, may be recommended to further evaluate any suspicious areas.

By incorporating cancer screening into your regular dental visits, you are taking a proactive role in protecting your health and well-being. Not only does cancer screening provide you with peace of mind, but it also empowers you with knowledge and awareness about your oral health.

Restorative and cosmetic dentistry

We offer a comprehensive range of restorative and cosmetic dentistry services for everyone looking for dental care in the area of Corby. Whether you are in need of repairing damaged teeth or enhancing the appearance of your smile, our experienced team is here to provide you with personalised care and exceptional results. Our restorative dentistry treatments, such as fillings, crowns, and dental implants, are designed to restore the function and integrity of your teeth, allowing you to enjoy a fully functional smile once again. Additionally, you can choose from a wide range of our cosmetic dentistry services, including teeth whitening, veneers, and cosmetic bonding, should you wish to enhance the appearance of your smile and boost your confidence.

Compassionate care for nervous patients

We know that visiting the dentist can be a source of anxiety for many of us. We are committed to providing a comfortable and stress-free experience for nervous patients. From our welcoming environment to our compassionate team, we strive to create a safe space where you can feel at ease throughout your dental visit. Our dentists are trained in techniques to help manage dental anxiety, and we offer sedation options for those who need additional support. We take the time to listen to your concerns, answer your questions, and tailor your treatment plan to accommodate your needs and preferences. Whether you are anxious about a specific procedure or have had negative experiences in the past, we are here to support you and will not let fear stand in the way of your dental health.

Advanced dental equipment for your special needs

At Townley House Dental Practice, we pride ourselves on offering a wide range of advanced dental equipment.

Our custom-made sports mouthguards provide superior protection for athletes of all ages, helping to prevent dental injuries during sports and physical activities.

Our anti-snore appliances offer a non-invasive solution for patients suffering from sleep apnea and snoring, promoting better sleep and reducing the risk of related health issues.