The 7 worst oral hygiene mistakes you need to avoid

The 7 worst oral hygiene mistakes you need to avoid

Most people are taught tooth brushing basics by their parents whilst young and generally this is a positive thing. But sometimes people are given brushing advice that negatively affects their teeth and the brushing habit continued over many years leads to dental problems. Here are 7 of the worst oral hygiene mistakes that should be… Continue Reading

Straight teeth – the benefits are not just cosmetic

Straight teeth – the benefits are not just cosmetic

For many people, straight teeth are synonymous with the perfect smile. This is why millions of people seek out cosmetic dentistry services every year. Did you know, however, that having straight teeth yields more benefits than simply a perfect smile? Straight teeth can actually promote better overall oral health and physical well-being. Here’s a look… Continue Reading

Cosmetic dentistry in the future

Cosmetic dentistry in the future

Technology has evolved so far now that, with the advent of things such as implants and predictable grafting procedures, there’s not a lot that can’t be done in modern dentistry. Cosmetic dentistry has come just as far. New technology provides a solution for just about any problem. If you had a bad knee and you… Continue Reading

Full Smile Makeover

Find out how you can transform your smile, thanks to a free Smile Makeover consultation with Dr. Normoyle. Book this month for a free cosmetic consultation valued at $350 (subject to appointment availability) including: making moulds, X-rays, photos inside and outside mouth, taking measurements of the face, analysis of the above to make recommendations. Continue Reading

How to overcome your fear of the dentist

How to overcome your fear of the dentist

Life would be a whole lot easier if there was a simple way of identifying which patients are likely to suffer from dental phobia. But the truth of the matter is, patients with a deep-seated fear of the dentist come in a variety of shapes and sizes. While every practice will invite its share of… Continue Reading

5 questions you need to ask before a dental

5 questions you need to ask before a dental

Having one or more missing teeth can affect the way you feel about your appearance and even make it difficult for you to chew or speak. Your dentist might recommend getting dental implants to replace your missing teeth. If you’re not sure what these are or what to expect from this type of dental procedure,… Continue Reading

How to floss properly

How to floss properly

We are taught about the importance of oral health at an early age.  However, while many people do brush on a regular basis, many people do not floss nearly as often as they should. And even if you do floss semi-regularly, you may not be doing it properly! Here are a few tips on how… Continue Reading

Is teeth whitening with peroxide safe?

Is teeth whitening with peroxide safe?

Everyone wants a bright and dazzling smile, but the quest for whiter teeth should never cause a serious health concern for a consumer. Before commencing any whitening process, you should be aware of what’s involved and if there are any associated risks. Here’s an overview of how teeth can be whitened and what you should… Continue Reading

The best dental patient experience

The best dental patient experience

Let’s face it, dentistry is not the most comfortable experience, so at Central Street Dental (CSD) we work hard to maximise the dental patient experience and create a comfortable atmosphere. I built this practice seven years ago, prior to which I was in a nearby practice for 20 years, which meant that when I built… Continue Reading