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          • I was out of the area I needed a dentist ASAP so from word of mouth I was recommended to go to Rock House Dental Practice and what a dentist. One of the best Practice I have been to yet, clean and tidy and the staff where like family to me very welcoming I will visit again when and if... read more

            manjinder sehra 7/19/2019
          • Excellent!. Recently attended the practice with my mother in law who is extremely nervous. From the moment we stepped into the practice we were made very welcome. The staff were all very courteous and the level of care received by Dr Anoup Nandra was exceptional. He addressed her needs with great attention in a very calming manner. The treatment options... read more

            Ravi Dutt 8/10/2018
          • This is the preferred practice for both myself and my staff, the team at Rock House all have one thing in common, time for you. The treatment is always conducted with great care and explained in detail, a relaxed and professional atmosphere combined with a gentle air of good humour, always a pleasure to visit for both treatment and... read more

            Jubilee Automotive Group 5/15/2019
          • phoned 9.30 saturday morning with dental emergency the lady on the phone was so helpful and understanding she got me a appointment for 10.15 . When i got there i was seen straight away seeing i was in pain and a bit distressed they were very patient with me the dentist explained everything clearly to me what the problem was... read more

            mark atkins 8/12/2019
          • Fantastic dentists who really care about their patients and try and do as much as they can to help! I have always been treated kindly by all of the staff and would recommend anyone to them.

            Ashwin Jayna 5/26/2019
          • I have been a patient here for nearly 10 years and it just gets better and better. A great dental practice and the team are just amazing. Friendly and welcoming. Truly wonderful dental practice.

            Stephanie Barker 8/20/2018
          • I had a wisdom tooth extracted at Rock House Dental Practice and am very happy with the service. Dr. Nandra was brilliant, it was all done in just a few minutes and I didn't feel a thing. Being in severe pain they managed to book me in for an appointment the day after I called in which was excellent. Highly... read more

            Anna Randulff 1/25/2019
          • These guys have proved time and again for me that they care more, when I needed emergency care they performed miracles and then repeatedly rang me to check how I was. Then they coached me to make sure it didn't reoccur. They've repeatedly told me not to have treatment if they wouldn't themselves rather than just selling to the max.... read more

            James Crowter 3/13/2019
          • Went to This dentist today for an emergency appointment. Exceptional from receptionist to dentist. There’s no one more nervous about visiting the dentist than me and they made me feel completely at ease. Had to have the tooth extracted but my dentist Kiran made sure it was completely painless. Can’t thank you enough x
            So impressed I have registered with...
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            Karena Hampl 1/28/2019
          • I had used rock house for an emergency treatment and they seen me within an hour and managed to alleviate the pain. I then had a few more treatments too.
            I had some concerns with one treatment but Anoup has gone above and beyond to ensure that this was rectified. I genuinely can’t fault their approach to customer satisfaction.

            Peter Winfield 12/11/2018
          • Thank you so much for today. I was so nervous and you really calmed me down and I’m so grateful that you fixed my tooth temporarily. I have registered with your clinic and, while I can’t say I’m looking forward to visiting you again, I do at least trust that you can help.

            Angela Facer 4/23/2019
          • Today I had my first appointment to see what work I needed doing and form a treatment plan, I'm an extremely nervous patient but I have to say this is a 5 star dentist with a 5 star service. The dentist I saw was brilliant! He was very clam and explained everything to me, I wasn't rushed and I left... read more

            laura meredith 10/11/2019
          • This practice has a very professional and relaxed feel about it. The treatment is carefully planned and executed. Overall very happy with the service provided. Would definitely recommend to others.

            Simran Bhogal 8/13/2018
          • My dentist merged with the Rock practice a short while ago, and then moved on, so I had only had an initial inspection with the new dentist but found them most welcoming.
            On Saturday I lost a Crown from my front tooth and as I had important presentations on Tuesday I was a little concerned.
            I rang on Sunday morning to leave...
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            JOHN WILLIAMSON 10/10/2019
          • I came to the practice a couple of weeks ago for the first time. The staff were very professional and welcoming and made the whole experience comfortable. All staff took their time to answer my questions and made me feel at ease. Will definitely go back.

            Suki Virdi 7/26/2019
          • I am most fortunate to have Rock Dental Practice as my surgery, since the first day I walked into their practice over three years ago, I have received nothing less than a very warm and courteous reception from all staff. I have required some dental work which was crucial, the time, care and the level of work done was Ace... read more

            Geneva Carney 10/17/2018
          • I visited recently to have my wisdom teeth removed, the procedure was quick and comfortable. The practice is extremely well presented and all of the team are very friendly.
            Thank you to Dr Nadra and the team.

            teaguey11 7/19/2019
          • I've never been to a dentist before even though I'm in my 20s. I've always heard of people hating their dental visits but Mr Nandra was fantastic! Very professional and pleasant, answered all my questions and explained everything in detail! Great experience!
            Hopefully my next appointment with the hygienist will be as great!

            TheFreaking4 . 1/31/2020
          • Great service and always friendly staff :)
            All dental work and anything that needs to be checked or kept note of is always fully explained to me.
            Thanks to everyone and Happy Christmas :)

            Mark Hatton 12/11/2019
          • I've been a patient here for 15 years and it's got better and better. Fantastic service from start to finish. I've recently had 4 implants and would recommend highly.

            PAUL REEL 7/27/2019
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Cosmetic Injections

The treatment of fine lines and wrinkles with cosmetic injections – What’s it all about and is it safe?

Cosmetic injections treat lines and wrinkles in the upper part of the face with great success. As a result, they aim to combat both fine lines and also deep wrinkles.

Cosmetic injections and treatments to prevent and improve fine lines and wrinkles have been provided since the 1980’s, changing the cosmetic industry due to their remarkable results combined with very few risks and no recovery time.

Wrinkle relaxing injections have treated millions of patients worldwide and is the world’s most popular Non-Surgical treatment. The treatment relaxes the muscles that actually cause the wrinkles to appear.

Many people describe these treatments as “BOTOX” treatment, however, this is actually an incorrect definition. BOTOX® is actually a trade name for a prescription-only medicine which is Botulinum toxin type A.

Botulinum toxin type A

BOTOX® is a prescription-only medicine (POM). It is illegal to advertise the drug to the public, either directly, as a product for sale or indirectly. Botulinum toxin (aka BOTOX®), is a natural, purified protein which is a very popular treatment that relaxes the facial muscles causing lines and wrinkles over time. It was originally used to treat medical conditions such as excessive sweating and facial muscle problems. It is the safest product to use, and it is certified in the medical and cosmetic field.

BOTOX® is indicated for uses in the following fields in the UK:

Neurologic disorders
Bladder disorders
Skin and skin appendage disorder including temporary improvement in the appearance of the following facial lines, when the severity of these lines has an important psychological impact in adult patients
– Lines between the eyebrows seen at maximum frown (glabellar lines)
– Lateral canthal lines (crow’s feet lines) seen at maximum smile
– Crow’s feet lines seen at a maximum smile and glabellar lines seen at maximum frown when treated simultaneously.

The only cosmetic use for which BOTOX® has a licence is the ‘glabellar’ lines, which are the vertical lines on the forehead between the eyes.

What results does the treatment with cosmetic injections aim to provide?

We use our facial muscles repeatedly throughout our lifetime with the overlying skin becoming creased in the areas of greatest use. The ageing process causes a slowdown of collagen and elastin production within the skin and its healing potential. As we get older these areas of overuse become damaged, and the lines become permanent. These lines can have a detrimental impact on a patient’s psychological health.

Botulinum toxin is a purified, extracted neuromodulator that acts on nerve endings terminating within the injected muscle. Thus preventing the targeted muscle’s contraction and softening lines in the skin overlying it, or they may even fade away.

Cosmetic injections and injectable wrinkle treatments are a non-invasive affordable treatment, suitable for anyone who has facial lines and wrinkles. The cosmetic injections soften the lines caused by facial expressions as we get older such as laughter lines and crow’s feet. It’s concentration is adjusted to ensure natural results. Patients can come and visit our qualified clinicians and point out a specific line that they don’t like. We will look beyond the line at how the face looks as a whole (as treating an individual line might make the face look unnatural).

Who can administer cosmetic skin injections

Take time to find a reputable practitioner who is properly qualified and practices in a clean, safe and appropriate environment. Ask the practitioner what you should do if something were to go wrong. Botulinum toxin is a prescription-only medicine that should only be prescribed and given by an appropriately trained healthcare professional, such as a doctor, dentist, pharmacist prescriber, or nurse prescriber.

The concept of ‘Botox parties’ or ‘filler parties’ is wholly incompatible with the Royal College of Surgeons (RCS) Professional Standards for Cosmetic Practice. The college states that treatments should be carried out in licensed premises where practitioners have access to professional equipment for use in the event of an emergency.

What’s the procedure?

Receiving treatment for fine lines and wrinkles takes only a few minutes and doesn’t require anaesthesia. The procedure involves cosmetic injections with a very fine needle into specific muscles with only minor discomfort. It generally takes around 7 to 14 days to take full effect.

What about risks and side effects?

Most medical treatments have risks. It is important that an appropriately qualified and experienced practitioner provides these treatments for you. Injections with botulinum toxin few side effects and are therefore well tolerated. In rare cases, an individual may have a genetic predisposition that results in a mild, transient unusual response to the drug.

Around 1% of people receiving injections of botulinum toxin type A develop antibodies to the toxin that make subsequent treatments ineffective.

Along with its intended effects, botulinum toxin may cause some unwanted effects if inappropriately administered. When correctly used, there are no long-term side effects of having wrinkle injections which means that patients can resume their usual activities straight away.

How Long Does a Botox Cosmetic Injection Last?

The effects from Botox will last three to six months which is dependent on each person as everyone is different. As your muscle action gradually returns, the lines and wrinkles will begin to reappear. In order to ensure wrinkles stay at bay, re-treatment is common. However, the lines and wrinkles often appear less severe with time because the muscles are shrinking from each treatment.

Who should avoid this treatment?

This treatment is suitable for a wide variety of patients, although we advise against this treatment if you have medical conditions such as damaged nerves or muscle complaints. You should disclose this information during the consultation, to avoid any complications.

Treatment is not advisable for those who are pregnant or breastfeeding. While there are no clinical studies to show that the cosmetic injections are harmful to the baby or mother, medical professionals advise against having treatment under these circumstances.

Cosmetic Injections Myths & Facts

Cosmetic Injections Myth and Fact 1

MYTH:

The best time for anti-wrinkle treatments is when the lines appear

FACT:

If you can get ahead of the game, it may help you in the long run. Waiting until lines become etched into the skin means it’s much more difficult to smooth their appearance again. These treatments reduce lines and wrinkles resulting from muscle movements like scowling, squinting, and raising eyebrows. Often by starting preventatively, people and their muscles can actually learn to not make certain faces and expressions and contribute to worsening their lines. By not making certain expressions in the future, or making them less often, you may actually need fewer treatments.

Cosmetic Injections Myth and Fact 2

MYTH:

If you stop getting regular treatments, it will make your wrinkles worse

FACT:

No, They’ll just go back to the way they were before. If you decide to stop having treatments, you will slowly lose the relaxing effect of the treatments and will resume the normal development of wrinkles with movement. Your fine lines and wrinkles will not get worse. Treatment results are not permanent and last typically last four months. For those who get injected at regular intervals over time, however, the results can sometimes last a little bit longer. This is since the muscles have been immobilised for a long period resulting in muscle atrophy.

Cosmetic Injections Myth and Fact 3

MYTH:

Muscle relaxant treatment is just for wrinkles

FACT:

Not at all, the injections treat migraines by reducing muscle tension and creating less strain on the nervous system. Injections can also temporarily block sweat glands to stop excessive sweating.

Cosmetic Injections Myth and Fact 4

MYTH:

Botox is something only women get

FACT:

Jokingly referred to as “Bro-tox” more and more men are getting cosmetic skin treatments. Wrinkles can sometimes make men appear angry, not to mention older. Cosmetic skin injections can help soften up this look to just give a more approachable appearance, which can help men a great deal in business matters.

Can we help?

If you feel that Rock House Dental Practice can help you achieve the results you are searching for then give us a call on 01902 751618 or email info@rockdental.co.uk and book an initial assessment appointment with Dr Karan Jolly.
Dr Jolly has been proving cosmetic skin treatments for many years with outstanding results.

The average price of treatment: = £150 to £350

Reviews

  • Samantha H

    Another excellent experience. Dr Nandra, Dawn and the team are always friendly and professional and make a potentially nerve wracking... read more - 5/08/2019

  • laura meredith

    Today I had my first appointment to see what work I needed doing and form a treatment plan, I'm an... read more - 10/11/2019

  • Angela Facer

    Thank you so much for today. I was so nervous and you really calmed me down and I’m so grateful... read more - 4/23/2019

  • Jennie Tovey

    01.12.2017 - Another trip to Rock Dental for myself, my husband and 2 year old boy. Practice looks lovely and... read more - 8/17/2016

  • Dav Seehra

    The team at Rock House are very friendly and professional.
    The dentists take time and care in their work and...
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    - 8/17/2018

  • PAUL REEL

    I've been a patient here for 15 years and it's got better and better. Fantastic service from start to finish.... read more - 7/27/2019

  • mark atkins

    phoned 9.30 saturday morning with dental emergency the lady on the phone was so helpful and understanding she got me... read more - 8/12/2019

  • Roop Dulai

    Great practice with very professional staff. Dr Nandra and his team always put my family at ease about trips to... read more - 7/23/2019

  • Ricky Nandra

    Highly recommended!!! The service from start to finish is impeccable topped off by a great team and experienced dentists to... read more - 7/19/2019

  • Rajan Chaudhry

    I was very happy with all aspects of my visit to Rock House. From the very welcoming staff, to the... read more - 8/09/2018

  • Suki Virdi

    I came to the practice a couple of weeks ago for the first time. The staff were very professional and... read more - 7/26/2019

  • James Crowter

    These guys have proved time and again for me that they care more, when I needed emergency care they performed... read more - 3/13/2019

  • A Jewkes

    Excellent. Needed emergency treatment after breaking a tooth/filling. Could not get in at NHS emergency surgeries.
    Staff were friendly, helpful...
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    - 8/23/2019

  • JOHN WILLIAMSON

    My dentist merged with the Rock practice a short while ago, and then moved on, so I had only had... read more - 10/10/2019

  • vikki biggs

    Absolute brilliant dentist, and has looked after myself and my daughter for a few years, would highly recommend the practice... read more - 7/14/2019

  • teaguey11

    I visited recently to have my wisdom teeth removed, the procedure was quick and comfortable. The practice is extremely... read more - 7/19/2019

  • William Powers

    I have been a patient of Dr Nandra for many years.
    Over this time the standard of care that I have...
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    - 1/23/2019

  • Rosie Guru

    Best dental surgery I have used so far, from the approachable staff behind the desk to the highly skilled dentist... read more - 11/25/2018

  • Bally D Chahal

    Really friendly atmosphere made me feel so welcome - 7/07/2017

  • Ammo LG

    A great and friendly service.
    Really impressed with everything about Rock Dental.
    Keep up the good work. Would highly recommend to anyone
    - 4/03/2017

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