Portman Dental Articles

As a part of the Portman Dental Group, we have a number of first-rate articles on the Portman Group website. 

    Hygienist FAQs

    You asked and we listened - Browse our frequently asked questions below.

      Dental Myths

      We have put together a list of the commons dental hygiene myths and why you shouldn't follow them.

        How to Maintain a Healthy Mouth by Brushing your Teeth

        To maintain healthy teeth and gums you must use the correct routine and be doing this regularly and thoroughly. Our tips will help to ensure your mouth stays healthy.

          New Patient Journey

          Although our practices were always safe places, we have completely redesigned the way we operate so that we can welcome you and care for you with enhanced safety measures in place.

            Child Patient Journey

            Now things are different, we wanted to help showcase what a child should expect when they next visit the practice. Our safety measures will ensure that they are comfortable for their appointment.

              Taking Oral Hygiene to Heart

              Our teeth act as the gateway to the body, so ensuring that you have stellar oral hygiene will ensure you avoid more serious health conditions.

                The Causes of Missing Teeth

                Missing teeth have a number of causes and are more common than you may realise. The good news is, you don’t need to shy away or hide your smile.

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                    Portman Dental Care Awards

                    Dental Industry Award - Portman Dental Care
                    Award Logo 2018
                    Fmc Logo 2019 Winner Oby M25
                    Elite Practice Award - Portman Dental Care
                    Private Dentistry Awards - Portman Dental Care

                    Manx Care will be taking over the management of Hillside Dental Practice from 1st December 2023, initially for a 12-month period. This follows our decision to formally hand back the NHS contract. All patients have been informed of this. If you have any questions please the Manx Care Advice and Liaison Service via email mcals@gov.im or on the phone (+44 1624 642642).