What is a smile makeover and is it worth it? 

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A new smile – known as a smile makeover – can transform your appearance and improve your self-confidence. There are a variety of ways your dentist can give you a smile makeover to suit your needs and budget. Here are four of the most common ways that dentists can transform your smile: Teeth whitening Teeth […]

The Dental Technology Changing Your Check-ups

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At Gosford Family Dentist, we continue to invest in new technologies to improve our diagnostics, accuracy, care and service, as well as helping reduce any anxiety that our patients may have. You may be surprised to learn that many futuristic technologies are available to our patients right here in our Central Coast dental practice in […]

Can I visit the dentist when pregnant?

Pregnancy and dentist

If you’re expecting, congratulations from the team at Gosford Family Dentist! It’s an exciting time, and we want to assure you that it’s perfectly safe to visit our local dental clinic. To put your mind at ease, we’ve answered some of the most commonly asked questions when it comes to visiting the dentist during pregnancy.  […]

What’s the difference between dental bridges and crowns?

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Over time, the enamel on our teeth wears away. Drinking acidic beverages like coffee and soft drinks, clenching our teeth, and sporting injuries can all impact the shape and condition of our teeth over time.  The Australian Government’s Institute of Health and Welfare reports that Australians aged 15 and over will have an average of […]

Hop to it — do you need a dental check-up after Easter? 

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Are you guilty of overindulging in creamy, caramel-filled and gooey chocolate eggs with your family over Easter? You’re not alone. According to some reports, Australians are the number one consumers of chocolate Easter eggs in the world. While there’s nothing wrong with celebrating the season, there are health consequences to bingeing on chocolates. Because, before […]

Twilight sedation can help your fear of the dentist 

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Going to the dentist can be intimidating for many people. You may have grown up with a fear of dentists or had a bad experience as a child or teenager. Anxiety can cause you to miss or cancel an appointment and in turn fail to maintain good oral health. This can lead to more serious […]

Invisalign: is it right for me?

Happy women holding Invisalign aligners and smiling

Do you wish you had straighter teeth but hate the idea of getting braces as an adult? You’re not alone. In the past, if you wanted to straighten your teeth, traditional fixed braces (the metal looking ones that stick out and cause irritation in your mouth) were the only option. But today, at Gosford Family […]

What if I need a tooth filling?

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Are you experiencing tooth pain or discomfort? Worried you need a tooth filling? Maybe you have you missed a few checkups? If so, it’s important to visit your family dentist at your earliest convenience. By acting quickly, you can prevent or ease pain, and potentially avoid tooth damage. However, if you leave it too long […]

Introducing our Gosford Dental Implant Centre

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We are excited to announce our new Gosford Dental Implant Centre. At Gosford Dental Implants, we provide a comfortable and considered approach to implant dentistry for a healthy and beautiful smile. Our centre offers many options for dental implants.  these include screw and cement-retained implant supported crowns, and 3-unit tooth supported bridges. Dental implants are suitable […]

How do I know if I need a tooth extraction?

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Teeth are some of the strongest parts of our bodies; you might be surprised to learn that the enamel that covers our teeth is even stronger than bone. So, it’s important to maintain your oral hygiene to protect your strongest assets. However, despite how well you look after them, sometimes broken or damaged teeth may […]