Planning and Preparing for Dental Procedures: Your Questions Answered

Does Smoking Really Hurt Your Oral Health?

If you are a tobacco smoker, you have probably read warning messages in cigarette packs that say ‘smoking kills’ or ‘smoking is harmful to your health’. It is widely known that smoking is associated with fatal diseases like lung cancer and asthma. But did you know that your teeth and your oral health in general […]

3 Reasons Dental Implants Trump Dentures

Dentures and implants do the same basic job in that they replace missing teeth, but there are key differences between the two options. With dentures, the plate the teeth are attached to is made of plastic, and this plastic plate remains visible when you are wearing the dentures. Implants consist of porcelain teeth attached to […]

Varying Faces Of Dentistry | 3 Interesting Research-Backed Facts Favouring A Visit To A Female Dentist

Historically, dentistry in Australia was associated with men. But this is slowly changing with nearly 35.6 percent female dentists entering the workforce in 2011 compared to 29 percent in 2006. This new wave of female dentists has triggered several studies around the world comparing them to male dentists. There’s no way to make a real […]

Oral health tips for seniors with diabetes

As you age, oral care becomes a necessity since several oral conditions may crop up. Seniors are often plagued with a dry mouth due to medication or natural body processes. Similarly, with constant use, teeth undergo natural wear and tear over time. All these aspects increase the risk of cavities and oral diseases. The risk […]

Rinse and Pull – Tips for Whiter Teeth

Heading to the dentist for a teeth whitening is something many people do in order to take a step closer to having that perfect white smile. However, with the popularity of tea, coffee, red wine and other dark and colourful beverages it can be hard not to stain your teeth without reverting to just drinking […]