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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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?

Invisalign braces and container at dentist

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 […]

Dental case study: All on 4 implant supported dentures

Meet the patient The patient was experiencing a number of symptoms that indicated it was time for him to visit an experienced dentist. He found biting and chewing painful, limiting his diet. He had several loose teeth amongst gaps where teeth had fallen out. The remainder of his teeth were constantly sensitive. The state of […]