Specialist Services

WE ARE OPEN – BUT NOT AS YOU KNOW IT

Our practice will gradually start to re-open its doors on Monday 15th June 2020, but we just wanted to be clear that this will not be business as usual, it will be a different kind of normal!

PLEASE DO NOT POP INTO THE SURGERY- IT WILL BE STRICTLY BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

Please either call on : 01424 845530 or email on info@littlecommondental.co.uk

We are looking forward to welcoming you all soon and rest assured if you have had your appointments cancelled, we will be contacting you over the coming weeks to rebook.

We are accepting new patients, especially ones who are in pain to see our in-house root-canal specialist Sela.

We feel it would be useful to outline the plans for re-opening and for those that are new patients to the practice, the changes we have implemented in order to keep everyone safe, but we hope you still feel as welcome as you have always been.


Ali, Sela and the Team at Little Common Dental Practice

Periodontal (Gum) Treatment

Gum disease is the swelling, soreness or infection of the pink tissues supporting the teeth. There are two main types of gum disease: 'gingivitis' and 'periodontal disease'.

Gingivitis means inflammation of the gums. This is when the gums around the teeth become very red and swollen. Often the swollen gums bleed when you brush them. If this is left untreated, this can develop to the more serious periodontitis, which can destroy the bone and result in loss of the tooth.

Periodontal disease is never cured, it can only be stabilised slowing the destruction process down. The home care regime we will teach you, needs to be followed on a daily basis in combination with regular maintenance therapy to ensure stability of your disease.

Both diseases are treated with cleaning, either by hand or using ultrasonic instruments. If your disease is advanced, then deep cleaning under local anaesthetic will be required over several visits, and sometimes gum surgery is required to remove deeper pockets or regenerate bone with synthetic materials.

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  • Everyone is pleasant and always helpful
  • Very Satisfied with the service provided
  • I have received excellent treatment since becoming a patient here
  • I am very happy with the way I am treated and all my dental needs
  • Very efficient and courteous staff well satisfied all round – no complaints
  • All staff are highly qualified, Very good service all round
  • All members of the team are superb, friendly, informative. Everywhere is clean, bright and modern
  • Excellent service, trustworthy staff. No need for change
  • Ali always makes things so calm and comfortable. I wouldn’t go anywhere else
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At the Little Common Dental Practice we offer the highest standards and a wide choice of treatments in our modern dental practice based in the Bexhill area. If you're ready to book an appointment, get in touch today.

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  • Mon to Wed:
    8:30am – 6:00pm
  • Thursday:
    8:30am – 8:00pm
  • Friday:
    8:30am – 5:30pm
  • Saturday & Sunday:
    Closed

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65 Barnhorn Road, Little Common, Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex TN39 4QB.