How often should you have a dental check-up?

Dental Check up patient

It’s no secret that your dental health is important. After all, your teeth and gums allow you to eat and speak. But how often should you have a dental check-up? The answer is not a ‘one size fits all’ — it depends on your individual situation and the current health of your mouth. When to […]

How much do veneers cost?

How much do veneers cost? Suffering from chipped, cracked or discoloured teeth? Looking for a way to boost your confidence and get that pearly white smile? You’re not alone. Rising in popularity with the help of social media influencers and celebrities, veneers have become one of the most sought-after cosmetic dental procedures. While there’s an […]

Emergency dentists – What to do when you’re in pain.

Mouth pain: it’s frustrating and uncomfortable. Most mouth pain, often arising from teeth sensitivity or cavities, develops slowly over time. Dental emergencies on the other hand, such as a knocked-out or infected tooth, can happen at any time, without warning. When faced with a dental emergency, knowing what to do and when to contact an […]

How long do dental implants last?

Dental implant technology

If you have missing teeth, there are several treatments to consider to restore your smile. But despite so many options, there is one treatment that more patients are choosing over any other treatment. Due to their longevity and likelihood of success, dental implants are the most common choice to replace missing teeth or to provide […]

What to do when you have cavities

Dental Check up patient

Has your mouth been aching or causing you discomfort? This may be a sign that you have a cavity. Caused by an excess of sugar-consuming bacteria in your mouth, cavities form by softening the hard layer of enamel and dentin on your teeth. Your saliva will then continue to dissolve these layers, causing a hole […]

What is Invisalign?

Looking for options to straighten your teeth and improve your smile? Years ago, traditional braces – equipped with metal wires and brackets – were your only option. But, today, our patients visit us for an alternative straightening solution called Invisalign. In contrast to braces, Invisalign clear aligners are removable and practically invisible. That means there’s […]

How do I get rid of bad breath?

Bad breath (medically known as halitosis) can be embarrassing and distressing for anyone experiencing it. Supermarket and pharmacy shelves are teeming with products that attempt to counteract it including gum, mints, mouthwash, and sprays. But although these products mask unpleasant odours, they’re temporary solutions that don’t address the cause of bad breath. So, what causes […]

How does sugar affect your teeth?

Diets high in sugar have been linked to obesity and an increased risk of heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes and other chronic diseases. But did you know, a high-sugar diet can impact your dental health too? The more sugar you consume, the more you increase your risk of tooth decay and gum disease. Knowing […]

Are DIY whitening trends safe?

Over time, our teeth can gradually appear discoloured or dull. And not just from eating certain foods or drinking beverages such as coffee or red wine. Age-related structural changes in our teeth can also cause discoloration. A great way to improve the appearance of your teeth is to visit your dentist. Here they will provide […]

Dental care in Australia: Why treatment in Australia beats overseas

Pre COVID-19, thousands of Australians were choosing to travel overseas to pursue cheaper cosmetic dental work. Countries like Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia proved most attractive. But due to the outbreak, we’re restricted from travelling overseas indefinitely. With no dental vacation in sight, Australians are facing a decision. Whether to have treatment here in Australia or […]