Great oral health begins from the moment you’re just a baby – with a little help, of course! While babies are busy developing their motor skills they are heavily reliant on you to help keep their mouths healthy and clean.
Dry socket (alveolar osteitis) is a painful dental condition that sometimes happens after you have a permanent adult tooth extracted. Dry socket is when the blood clot at the site of the tooth extraction fails to develop, or it dislodges or dissolves before the wound has healed.
Just like hair colour, the tint of our teeth differs from person to person, therefore treating any type of discolouration different for everyone. Talk to our dentist to identify the cause of your discolouration and get the right treatment for you.
People often assume that sparkling water is a healthy choice, but some have suggested that it's not as great as it seems. Is sparkling water bad for your teeth? Here's what you need to know about sparkling water.
Missing teeth can affect more than just your appearance. If you've lost one or more teeth, plugging the gap can lower your risk of oral health problems and support the healthy teeth on either side so they don't shift and become crooked.
By taking an x-ray of your mouth, your dentist can get a more complete picture of your teeth, jaws and other structures. This can help them to diagnose problems with greater accuracy and to plan treatments more effectively.
If you’re not overly thrilled to visit the dentist, you’re not alone. We’ve hand-picked the latest pain-free dental technology, sourced experienced dentists and done our research to ensure you walk out with a smile.
Christmas is coming! For many people holidays involve parties, sun, surf and beaches. But for increasing numbers of people, holidays mean a chance to get some dental work done ‘on the cheap’ overseas. There are a number of things that you need to consider before jumping in with two feet.
Like all treatments, there can sometimes be risks involved. That's why organisations such as the Australian Dental Association (ADA) recommend that you consult with your dentist rather than buying teeth whitening products from a store.
You need to have good oral health and general health to be suitable for dental implants. Age by itself is not a barrier – except when it comes to young patients whose jaws may not be fully developed yet.