Mint Dental is a small, service oriented, client-centered Dental Clinic which offers General and Aesthetic Dentistry, as well as Aesthetic Medicine (Botox and Dermal Fillers), in a calm, relaxing environment using the latest technology and techniques. We are based in Passage West, Cork. You can park right outside the door.
Service that you deserve.
Call us on (021) 484-3444 to make an appointment.
Dr. Liz Kelleher is the primary dentist and co-owner of the Mint Dental Clinic which offers General Dentistry and Aesthetic Dentistry .
She is also a Director of LK Aesthetics which offers customised Aesthetic Medicine. Liz is a Member and a Diplomate of the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine and has a Masters In Aesthetic Medicine in Queen Mary University of London.
As of October 28th all people covered under PRSI (including the self employed) are entitled to a free Scale & Polish as well as an annual exam.
Contact us before the end of the year to avail of your 2017 teeth cleaning.
Good News for the Self Employed-
You now have access for the first time to a Free Annual dental Exam.
An annual examination will help you to find out about your own oral health and includes an oral cancer screening. Take advantage of the free exam and take care of your oral health....
Sports-related injuries account for approximately 5 million missing teeth per year, so make sure you wear a mouthguard, if you or your little ones are athletes.
Sugar isn’t the only dental villain that undermines healthy teeth. Acidic, low-pH foods -- sour sweets, soft drinks, fruit juices -- soften teeth. The result: enamel erosion and diminished tooth size.
To make matters worse, children’s tooth enamel isn’t mature until a decade after their teeth erupt. Because it’s softer, it’s more susceptible to the acid.
A typical blackcurrant juice drink contains 70 g of sugar per 500 ml bottle – 70 g of sugar is equivalent to 14 teaspoons (more sugar than contained in three standard packets of chewy sweets).
Animals’ numbers of teeth are amazing; dogs have forty two teeth, cats have thirty teeth, pigs have forty four teeth, and the armadillo has one hundred and four teeth. While An average human being has around 32 teeth.
The Romans, in 200 AD, used pretty impressive dental technology! They restored cavity-ridden teeth with gold crowns, and utilized fixed bridgework to fix gaps from missing teeth. They also used a form of toothpaste concocted from honey and crushed eggshells.
According to a recent survey by Time magazine, 59% of people would rather have a dental appointment than sit next to someone who is talking on a cell phone.....
6 is the magic number–magic number of feet away from your toilet you should store your toothbrush in order to avoid airborne particles from toilet flushing making their way to your bristles....