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

                                        Fmc Logo 2019 Winner Oby M25
                                        Award Logo18 Winner Rgb Hr
                                        Dental Industry Award - Portman Dental Care
                                        Elite Practice Award - Portman Dental Care
                                        The Dentistry Awards - Portman Dental Care
                                        Private Dentistry Awards - Portman Dental Care