Sensitivity After a Dental Implant? You’ll Want to Know About These Oral Hygiene Tips

12 February 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

A certain amount of sensitivity is to be expected immediately after receiving dental implants. This is hardly surprising once you understand what the treatment entails. A metallic bolt is implanted into your jaw, and then a process known as osseointegration occurs. This is when the tissues in your jaw essentially fuse to the implant to secure it into place. Once the site around the implant has healed, a metal abutment is adhered to its tip, before a specially fabricated prosthetic tooth is permanently attached to the implant. Read More 

Keeping Your Porcelain Veneers Pristine: What You Can Do!

23 January 2018
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

There are a number of different reasons that you might have gotten porcelain veneers. Whether you wanted to conceal a chipped tooth, fill in a gap between your teeth, cover up teeth discolouration or something else, porcelain veneers can be a great solution. The only problem you may encounter is that you may not be quite sure about how to keep your new porcelain veneers pristine. Here's how you can care for your veneers in the best way possible. Read More 

Teeth Whitening Isn’t the Same as Teeth Cleaning

26 December 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

In the modern era, many people are self-conscious about how they look. That explains why teeth whitening is one of the most highly sought after cosmetic dental treatment offered by dentists in Australia and several other countries worldwide. However, some people often confuse teeth whitening with teeth cleaning thinking the two kinds of dental procedures are one and the same thing. If you've been wondering whether having your teeth whitened is the same thing as having them cleaned, read on below to find out the differences. Read More 

Why Dental Check-Ups Are So Important

7 December 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

One of the services offered by general dentists is routine dental check-ups. The significance of going to the dental clinic for these check-ups cannot be overemphasised. Sadly, a significant number of Australians fail to visit their general dentist for routine check-up simply because they think they should only see a dentist when serious dental problems arise. Nothing could be further from the truth — check-ups are an indispensable part of normal dental care. Read More 

Brace Yourself: Getting Orthodontic Treatment as an Adult

24 October 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

As many adults never had the chance to undergo orthodontic treatment in their childhood years, many are now taking the opportunity to do so later in their lives. After all, there's no age limit. It's entirely possible to straighten your smile whenever you like. However, as orthodontic devices are less commonly seen on adults, some people can feel self-conscious about them. Here's how to handle that — and an alternative option if you prefer. Read More