Dental Implants are not a new phenomenon and Dr Scher has been placing them successfully since 1986. They are used either in combination with crown and bridge work, or with a denture to stabilise your dental arch and give you back natural function and aesthetics. A dental implant is essentially a substitute for a natural […]

The Walpole Street Practice has total commitment to the very best controls to guard against any risks of cross infection. All of our treatment rooms use the latest modern equipment, procedures and techniques, as well as following strict adherence to cross infection, decontamination and sterilisation procedures- and all are tested and audited to maintain the […]

It is our aim to provide anxiety free dentistry, so for very nervous patients we can offer IV sedation sessions at the practice. These are administered by a qualified sedationist. We provide a comfortable relaxed environment where our patients set the pace of the dentistry done. Our surgeries are all installed with DVD and CD […]

We refer our difficult endodontic cases to a specialist endodontist – usually Dr Richard Kahan in Harley Street London. Dr Kahan is an old associate of Walpole Street thus we still manges to keep this service  ‘in-house’. You can visit his website here – www.endodontics.co.uk. What’s involved in this procedure? Your endodontist will take an x-ray […]

Dr Maria Retzepi, Specialist in Periodontics, is our resident periodontist. Re-gaining good periodontal health is often accomplished through non-surgical periodontal treatment, including scaling and root planing :a careful cleaning of the root surfaces to remove plaque and calculus (tartar) from deep periodontal pockets and to smooth the tooth root to remove bacterial toxins, as needed […]

We offer a full program of crown and bridge work to replace and disguise ugly, damaged or missing teeth. Especially effective if teeth are missing, we put crowns over the two teeth either side of the gap (if they have big fillings) with a pontic attached in the middle where the tooth is missing. For […]

Smile enhancements can be something as simple as smoothing a rough edge on a front tooth to something as complex as tooth replacement with implants or crown and bridge work. Cosmetic dentistry encompasses straightening teeth with orthodontics as well as veneers, tooth whitening and replacements of unsightly fillings and crowns. People seek cosmetic dental treatment […]

This is the most important aspect of dental care. Maintaining your regular dental examinations (6 or 12 months depending on your susceptibility to plaque) and hygiene appointments is a commitment on your part to preventative dentistry. Regular visits to your dentist and hygienist will prevent periodontal disease (gum) and dental decay (caries). We offer fissure […]

Gum disease  results from bacterial plaque forming on the tooth surface causing inflammation of the gums. Common signs of gum disease are swollen and bleeding gums when brushing /flossing teeth. Leanne Ta and Gillian Levine  work with Dr Scher and his team to provide tailor made preventative care programs for each patient to help them […]