Recognition of excellence in primary dental care

Watling Street Principal Dentist Timi Adesanya was one of the diplomates at the ceremony of presentation of the Faculty of General Dental Practice (UK) on 28 February 2015. He was presented a diploma of Fellowship of the Faculty of General Dental Practice (UK) RCS. (ENG.) in recognition of his excellence in primary dental care. We are all pleased and we congratulate Timi. We believe that our patients will benefit from Timi’s attention to clinical excellence.


Pride in Medway 2014

Watling Street Dental Care was awarded Pride in Medway 2014 in recognition of their outstanding contribution to Medway for Health and Hospital Champion. We are delighted to be recognised for this award and will continue to strive to be one of the best healthcare providers in Medway.

pride of medway 2014

Teeth Straightening

Teeth Straightening

Over the past few years there has been a rise in the number of adults seeking to improve their smile using orthodontic treatment.

This can be for aesthetic reasons or to help improve the long term health of teeth and gums by spreading the biting pressure across all teeth. There are a number of different treatment options available to ensure that you achieve the smile that you want.

Orthodontic treatment

There are two main types of appliance used to straighten teeth:

A removable appliance where you will be able to take the appliance out to eat and brush your teeth.


A fixed appliance where brackets are attached directly to the teeth and a wire used to join the brackets together. This wire creates the tension necessary to move the teeth.

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Keeping healthy teeth

Tips for keeping healthy teeth for life

Here are some tips of how you and your children can keep healthy teeth for life.

Brush your teeth twice a day with fluoride toothpaste for about two minutes to help keep your teeth, mouth and gums healthy.

A healthy lifestyle, including eating well, not smoking and limiting your alcohol intake, is good for your whole body, including your teeth, gums and mouth.


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Teeth Whitening Benefits

Teeth whitening

Teeth Whitening is increasingly becoming one of the most popular cosmetic treatments in Gillingham, Kent. Watling Street Dental Care is seeing more and more people paying for brighter, whiter teeth and smiles.

What is teeth whitening?

Teeth whitening involve bleaching your teeth to make them lighter. It is a form of dentistry that should only be performed by a dentist or another regulated dental care professional, such as a dental hygienist or dental therapist, on the prescription of a dentist.


Some beauty salons offer teeth whitening, but this is illegal if there’s no dental professional present, and it may put your oral health at risk.

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