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Dental Fear – Overcoming your Fears

Dental Fear – Overcoming your Fears

Dental fear has stopped many people from visiting the dentist and receiving necessary care for their teeth and gums. Previous negative dental experiences, as well as fear of pain or anxiety about dental equipment, can prevent people from seeking the dental assistance they need. This can have a detrimental impact on oral health and on… Continue Reading

What you need to know about gum disease

What you need to know about gum disease

Have you ever brushed your teeth and noticed that your gums bleed a little? Perhaps you didn’t think much of it. However, gums that bleed consistently are a sign that something is wrong with your mouth. Early signs of gum disease Bleeding is one of the first signs you would notice of gum disease. This… Continue Reading

Why does my jaw ache?

Why does my jaw ache?

There are a number of possible causes of an aching jaw. Until the problem causing the pain is corrected, jaw ache can make it difficult to chew or drink. Severe jaw pain can even cause headaches and digestive problems. Is an aching jaw serious? Not all jaw ache is a symptom of a serious condition.… Continue Reading

Will a dental implant work for me?

Will a dental implant work for me?

When you want to have missing teeth replaced, you don’t necessarily need to resort to dentures. Dental implants offer a more comfortable way to replace teeth that you’ve lost from decay, trauma or other dental problems. However, not everyone is a suitable candidate for them. What are dental implants? A dental implant is a titanium… Continue Reading

What can I do about my stained teeth?

What can I do about my stained teeth?

What causes stained teeth? Stained teeth are most often acquired by drinking coffee and tea, wine, and smoking. If a food or drink stains your clothing its more than likely, it can stain your teeth. However, food and drink isn’t always the culprit. Sometimes stains are caused by conditions we have little control over like… Continue Reading

Book In Now and Watch a Movie On Us

Are you due back at the dentist but haven’t gotten around to seeing us again?  We know life can get in the way and time can pass by so quickly. If it’s been a while since you last visited us, we’ll give you a sweet incentive to book that appointment today: a total movie experience, which you can claim… Continue Reading

Why it’s so important to look after your gums

Why it’s so important to look after your gums

Check out your smile. You probably don’t notice them, but your gums are an essential part of the healthy smile you see in the mirror. Why are gums important? Your gums consist of pink tissue called gingiva. Covered with a mucous membrane to keep them clean, they provide the sockets that support your teeth. Fibres… Continue Reading