What to do for sensitive teeth

Sensitive Teeth | Gosford Family Dentist

Do you ever get the feeling of discomfort or pain in your teeth when consuming hot or cold foods and drinks such as tea or ice cream? The pain can be either a sudden, sharp pain that passes quickly or a dull, aching pain that progresses to your jaw and lasts for minutes or hours. […]

Nervous about the dentist? Try Sleep Dentistry

Woman in dentist chair | Sleep dentistry helps with anxiety at the dentist

If you feel nervous about going to the dentist, you’re not alone. You may of had a bad experience, or have grown up with a fear of dentists. Being nervous or anxious about the dentist can cause you to miss or cancel an appointment and in turn, fail to maintain good oral health. This can […]

What are the best dental habits to pick up in 2023?

Woman flossing her teeth | The best dental habits to pick up | Gosford Family Dentist Central Coast Family Dentist

With a new year, comes new resolutions for a better year ahead. It’s time to start looking after yourself and in particular, your dental health. Many patients either put off or couldn’t attend appointments throughout the pandemic. This has resulted in many people encountering problems with their teeth or gums, and increased anxiety around visiting […]

Teaching kids good dental habits early in life

Kids brushing their teeth, good dental habits early in life | Gosford Family Dentists

It can be tough, kids don’t always like to brush their teeth but, by teaching them important dental habits early on, you’re setting them up to have healthy habits for life.  Looking after your child’s teeth earlier will minimise any future issues they may encounter. Why is oral health important for kids?  Studies show that […]

What causes sensitive teeth?

Man experiencing sensitive teeth pain when eating icecream - Gosford Family Dentist | Central Coast Dentist

If you feel pain when biting into hot or cold foods and drinks, such as tea or icecream, you may be suffering from sensitive teeth. The pain can be either a sudden, sharp pain that passes quickly or a dull, aching pain that progresses to your jaw and lasts for minutes or hours.  It’s estimated […]

What if I need a tooth filling?

Women getting check up or tooth filling from female dentist at Gosford Family Dentist Central Coast

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?

Man in pain after having a tooth extraction

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 […]

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

Lady with perfect smile smiling in front of city

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 […]