Browse our range of blog articles. we offer advice on how to care for your teeth whilst you're not in the dentist's chair. Take a look and find out more about a range of dental topics and treatments.

General FAQ's

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

Our treatment FAQ's

To help you, we have collated some of the frequently asked questions and provided you with the answers below.

Hygienist Q and A's

Our practitioners care about your oral hygiene routine, so to help you maintain a healthy mouth and smile, we have put together some handy video tips.

Dental myths

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

Reopening FAQ's

As our practices begin to reopen. We have put together some answers to frequently asked questions regarding your appointments and PPE.

Seven ways to keep you safe

As our practices begin to reopen, we have put together seven simple ways to keep you safe whilst you are in our care.

New patient journey video

Our new patient journey video

Take a look at our video to find out more about our new patient journey

Child patient journey

Child patient journey

We understand that visiting the dentist can often be quite a big event for a child. Now things are different, we wanted to help showcase what a child should expect when they next visit the practice.

Your patient journey

Our new patient journey

Every single decision we have made and step we have taken has been with a focus on the safety of you, our colleagues and clinicians. 


Our guide to using dental floss and interdental brushes


Learn about some of the common dental problems and what might constitute an emergency, alongside some tips to help from home

Top tips on how to brush your teeth properly!

How to manage ulcers

Cosmetic dentistry and its benefits

You may have already invested time and money to repair, straighten or restore teeth, however stained enamel, misshapen gums and deeply stained teeth could still be getting in the way of a perfect smile.

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Dental implants to restore your smile

If you have missing teeth, ill-fitting dentures or are about to lose teeth due to surgery, you could have them replaced using dental implants in Northern Ireland.

Why teeth whitening by your dentist is better for you

If you are considering whitening your teeth, working with your dentist offers a safe solution to surface staining. 

How cosmetic dentistry in Belfast transforms appearance

At Blue Sky Dental & Implant Clinic, cosmetic dentistry or cosmetic treatments combined with restorative procedures could reinstate your smile, giving you a second chance at a healthy, youthful appearance. 

Being prepared for your dental implants in Northern Ireland

If you have been discussing whether to have dental implants fitted or are looking into restoring lost teeth, understanding the process and being prepared can pave the way for a stress-free, successful restoration. 

Portman Dental Care Awards

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Dental Industry Award - Portman Dental Care
Elite Practice Award - Portman Dental Care
The Dentistry Awards - Portman Dental Care
Private Dentistry Awards - Portman Dental Care