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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...

August 19, 2019

We have all seen the new options for whitening our teeth, LED lights, charcoal toothpastes, whitening pens, the list could go on. These products are often endorsed by celebrities on social media, being marketed as cheap and convenient options to brightening your smile....

August 9, 2019

Understanding sugar is important for protecting your teeth against tooth decay. It is recommended to limit daily sugar intake to 24 grams (6 teaspoons) to decrease your risk of tooth decay. 

While limiting your sugar intake is a great way to protect your teeth, it is al...

August 8, 2019

Many forget that what we eat and drink can play a huge role in our oral health! Having lots of sugar in our diet or drinking lots of red wine, coffee and tea can lead to risk of tooth decay and staining.

Thus, now is a great time to have a look at everything we are put...

August 7, 2019

We have a few extra tips to help keep your mouth healthy! 

  • Brush twice a day 

  • Use floss at least once a day

  • Visit your dentist for regular checkups 

  • Spit out excess toothpaste after brushing instead of rinsing to let the fluoride protect your teeth 

  • ...

August 6, 2019

Flossing is an important part of everyone’s oral hygiene. Did you know that almost half of your teeth surfaces are actually between your teeth?

Therefore, brushing alone cannot fully protect against tooth decay and plaque forming between the teeth and along the gumline....

August 5, 2019

Everyone knows to brush their teeth twice a day, morning and night right? But how well are we actually brushing each time? This is what really matters.

Experts recommend using a soft bristled toothbrush, brushing in circular motions for at least 2 minutes twice a day....

August 5, 2019

Welcome to Dental Health Week 2019!

This year's theme is ‘How is your oral health tracking?’ This is the perfect time to check in on your everyday oral care routine and lifestyle. What you eat, your brushing and flossing habits are just some of the many factors that co...

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