The Dental Technology Changing Your Check-ups

Dental Technology Gosford Family Dentist

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.  […]

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 

Women in dentist chair with worried face, fear of the dentist and twilight sedation

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 […]

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 […]

Now’s the time to get a new mouthguard

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Each year, thousands of Australians visit their local dentist to treat emergency dental injuries that could have been prevented or minimised by wearing a mouthguard while playing sport. The Australian Dental Association (ADA) strongly recommends that adults and children wear a mouthguard during any sport or activity where collision or contact is likely. Even if […]

What can’t I eat after teeth whitening?

Pasta with tomato and basil not good o eat after teeth whitening

So you’re considering whitening your teeth. Teeth whitening is a great way to enhance your smile, making it brighter and white, and boost your confidence. Many people choose to do it ahead of a special event, such as their wedding day, to ensure they look as fresh as they can in photos.  However, to get […]

How to achieve the perfect smile

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Everyone wants a stellar smile. Unless you’ve won the genetic lotto and also looked after your teeth your whole life, you may need some cosmetic assistance at some point. A smile transformation is a broad term for the process of improving the appearance of your smile. A smile transformation can be achieved through one or […]

Do I need a dental implant?

Lady holding dental implant model

Despite being around for more than 50 years, the implant dentistry industry is growing rapidly and has had significant advancements over the last five years.  Dental implants have become a favourable and successful treatment option for patients who have one or more missing front teeth, and may have been caused by injury, gum disease, or […]

Make the most of private health cover extras before they reset

private Health Cover Extras

A national survey of over 2,000 people showed that a potential $4.5 billion worth of private health cover extras are going unused. At an average of about $550 per person, that’s a lot to lose. In fact research conducted by comparison website Finder shows that over two-thirds of Australian health insurance policyholders don’t even know […]