Orthodontics – Benefits for people of all ages

Orthodontics – Benefits for people of all ages

There is a widespread misunderstanding that you can be too old or that your child is too young for an orthodontic evaluation and treatment. It is true that orthodontics is typically used in the treatment of teenagers to maintain and improve their dental health. However, the Australian Society of Orthodontists recommends that children be evaluated… Continue Reading

Healthy Habits in Children’s Dentistry

Healthy Habits in Children’s Dentistry

One of the big issues in children’s dentistry is instilling an effective oral health regime in children. Every parent knows how hard it is to get kids to regularly brush their teeth and floss. It’s one of those things that children find easy to forget at bedtime and give a low priority during the morning… Continue Reading

Best Teeth Whitening Treatments

Best Teeth Whitening Treatments

Home remedies for teeth whitening are similar to the ‘boil and bite’ mouthguards you can buy over the counter, which are not always up to standard. Naturally it’s an attractive option for people who don’t want to go to the dentist to have something custom-made. Then again, a lot of people don’t visit the dentist… Continue Reading

Health Fund Reminder

Did you know? Most private health insurance dental benefits are about to expire. There is an annual limit on how much they will pay/or the number of times you can claim for dental care, over a certain period of time. Most limits are for the calendar year. At the beginning of each year, your benefit limits… Continue Reading

Cosmetic Dentistry and How it can Help You

Cosmetic Dentistry and How it can Help You

Cosmetic dentistry can help you in many different ways. It can make your smile brighter giving you confidence in your everyday life. It can fix broken or decayed teeth making them look like new. Cosmetic dentistry can improve your overall appearance making you look younger. There are many different ways cosmetic dentistry can positively change your life… Continue Reading

Crowns – What you need to know

Crowns – What you need to know

A dental crown is essentially a cap used to cover weak, decayed or broken teeth. If you have a tooth that is decayed to the point of cracking or breaking, a dental crown will likely be one option available to restore strength to the tooth. Dental crowns are affixed to the affected tooth with a hardening material that not only keeps… Continue Reading

Cosmetic Dentistry is for Anyone

Cosmetic Dentistry is for Anyone

The business of fixing smiles is much more complex than it may first appear. But to understand the intricacy involved in this particular specialty it is important to first understand what cosmetic dentistry actually is. Often mistaken as the domain of actors, models and those consumed by their facial appearance, cosmetic dentistry is generally used… Continue Reading