Do you know the risks and signs of mouth cancer?

Findings from a new nationwide study have prompted calls for the British public to improve their knowledge around mouth cancer.

An investigation by one of the UK’s leading health charities has found British adults have extremely poor knowledge on the common causes and symptoms of mouth cancer.

A survey by the Oral Health Foundation reveals one in three (33%) are not aware that smoking causes mouth cancer while more than half (57%) do not know that alcohol contributes to the disease1.

Don't let gum disease ruin your smile

Young adults with feelings of depression are significantly more at risk of oral health diseases, according to the findings of a new study.

The research shows those suffering from sadness, helplessness and other symptoms of depression, are almost 20% more likely to also have severe gum disease.

Published in the Journal of Clinical Periodontology, scientists monitored the oral and mental health of more than 500 people from birth until the age of 30.

Shalina Gill

Hi My name is Shalina, I'm one of the dentists here at The Aigburth Dental Practice.

After a week of shadowing Dr Wilkinson at this practice in 2007 I went on to study dentistry in Sheffield and qualified in 2013. I am am now proud to have returned to Liverpool and to be part of this wonderful team.

I enjoy all aspects of general dentistry but particularly oral surgery and providing facial aesthetics treatments.

Outside of dentistry I like to travel to new places, I like to go walking in the countryside and I like to bake.

Lorna Slade

Paul Murphy

Paul joined the practice in July 2018.
He qualified from University of Liverpool in 1992 and brings to the practice over 25 years of experience.

Paul is delighted to have joined our practice given its excellent reputation amongst the profession. Paul enjoys all aspects of dentistry but is particularly keen on prevention and dealing with nervous patients.

Patient care is important to Paul.If his patients are happy then he is happy!
 

We can help the most nervous of patients

Some people ignore their dental health because they are afraid of visiting the dentist.  But with increased risks of mouth cancer and overall well being it is very important to have regular checkups.

Our team of highly qualified staff are here to help you with all your dental needs. Our expertise range from dealing with the most nervous of patients to providing teeth whitening in Liverpool. We can also help with Botox in Liverpool as well as a variety of cosmetic treatments.

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