Welcome to the Illume blog. We are not just about dentistry, we are about championing the importance of doing things properly. With our blog we aim to give you a more detailed insight into the sort of people we are as well as keeping you up-to-date with the latest developments in dentistry and news from our practice in Cheltenham.
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Cheltenham dentist Illume would like to invite all clients to its Open Evening on Tuesday 10th November from 6–8.30 pm. Tim Rumney, Adrian Jones and our new dentist, Simon Gumbley, will all be t... [More]
We have already written to Dr David Barrett's clients to let them know that he will be leaving Illume on the 27th of November and that we wish him well in his new venture of practice ownership in Oxfo... [More]
Cheltenham dentist Tim Rumney, owner of Illume dental practice, is pledging support for the acceleration of gender-neutral HPV vaccinations following a call for dentistry backing from the British Dent... [More]
According to the information on NHS choices, ‘as many as one in four people in England snore regularly. Snoring can affect people of all ages, although it's more common in adults aged 40-60. Twi... [More]
Illume's Non-clinical Director, Alison Rumney, writes:I was reading the e-zine of a friend and dental coach and he had found the article ’11 reasons you are right to be terrified of the dentist&... [More]
It seems that whenever you turn on the television at the moment, sugar is a recurring subject!
From Wednesday’s ‘Alternative Ingredients’ Great British Bake Off (GBBO) where the con... [More]
If your son or daughter is tying the knot next summer, now is the perfect time to start thinking about whether or not your smile could benefit from some attention before the big day.With all eyes on t... [More]
A survey conducted to establish just how much Cheltenham residents know about oral healthcare, following the recent BBC One ‘The Truth About Your Teeth’ programmes, has revealed that there... [More]
Sometimes being a grandparent can be a delicate juggling act – we all want to guide our grandchildren in the right direction, but don’t want to come across as being too bossy.This issue ca... [More]
As promised, here are Tim Rumney’s thoughts following the second episode of The Truth About Your Teeth, shown on BBC One last week….Having watched the first episode with some degree of ap... [More]