Thackeray Dental Care is Mansfield’s longest established private dental practice. Established as a dental practice in the 1940’s the business has evolved into a very modern private independent practice led by Mr Simon Thackeray. As you would expect from such a long established practice our...

We used to call your Dental Health Check just a Check Up but it is so much more than just a “Check Up”! When you attend for your Dental Health Check at Thackeray Dental Care in Mansfield first you will be asked about your past medical...

Periodontal disease is gum disease. During early forms of gum disease your gums may bleed easily either on brushing or sometimes spontaneously and your gums will look slightly swollen and quite red. If left untreated this can proceed into full blown Periodontitis which means inflammation of...

WHICH IS BETTER, ROOT CANAL TREATMENT, OR SHOULD I OPT FOR EXTRACTION AND A DENTAL IMPLANT? When a tooth is badly broken down or decayed there are usually only two options. Extract the tooth and accept the space or provide a replacement. If the tooth is...

Prevention is always better than cure and that is the mantra of our dental hygienists. They work hard as part of the team at Thackeray Dental Care to not only treat gum disease but prevent it from happening in the first place. They are also...

  When you are in the treatment room with your dentist or hygienist you probably wouldn’t know what goes on behind the scenes to keep everyone safe. As dental professionals we take cross infection control and cross contamination procedures very seriously. However, what does happen? And how...

Many of our regular patients choose to join one of our dental payment maintenance plans. These allow our patients to budget for their routine maintenance and spread the cost over a twelve month period. We have several plans depending on the future care we think you...

Tooth Whitening You may feel your teeth could do with brightening or you may actually feel you want some major changes. Often patients will feel quite unhappy about how their teeth look and it is our job to assess that and really get to the heart...

  Most of us would like their teeth a shade or two lighter. As we get a little older or we consume tea, coffee, red wine, we do see our teeth darken and even with electric toothbrushes and a whitening toothpaste it’s hard to keep them...