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October 28, 2019

Cleaning in between teeth and around your gums is a crucial part of an effective oral care routine. Flossing is one of the most well known ways of doing this, but an interdental brush is a great alternative! 

As its name suggests, interdental brushes are small brushes w...

October 16, 2019

With Halloween quickly approaching, the sugary treats are about to make an appearance. As health professionals, dentists know that Halloween is about candy, dressing up and having fun. So rest assured we are not here to take away all your goodies! It's okay to enjoy th...

September 30, 2019

A veneer is a thin piece of material used to recreate the natural look of teeth. The two main materials used for veneers are composite and porcelain. These can provide strength and resilience comparable to your natural tooth enamel and are custom made to fit the contou...

September 23, 2019

September 23, 2019

School holidays are here! This is the perfect time to check how your children's oral health habits are tracking. Are they brushing twice a day? How well are they brushing? These are both important things to check in on! 

We know that it can sometimes be difficult t...

September 16, 2019

Bruxism, also known as Temporomandibular disorders (TMD), is the involuntary grinding and clenching of your teeth. Most people are unaware that they grind their teeth as it typically occurs when they are asleep and are only made aware of it by their partner or parent w...

September 9, 2019

Bad breath is also known as Halitosis and is a hygiene issue nobody wants to have, but most of us can get now and then. The cause of bad breath is bad bacteria. This can be from food that gets trapped between the teeth which becomes a breeding ground for bacteria. Food...

September 2, 2019

There are many factors that contribute to your dental health. This does not just include brushing and flossing, but also what you eat everyday! Your diet can play a major role in the overall health of your teeth and gums. 

It is commonly broadcasted that excess sugar, a...

August 26, 2019

There are a number of reasons a tooth extraction may be required. These include: 

  • Tooth infection/ decay

  • Gum disease

  • Damage from trauma

  • Crowded teeth 

Patients often ask many questions following an extraction. When will the bleeding stop? How long u...

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