Planning and Preparing for Dental Procedures: Your Questions Answered

Fluoride: A Guide

You have probably been told that fluoride plays a vital part in helping to keep your teeth strong and healthy. But have you ever looked at your toothpaste and wondered exactly what fluoride is? Below is a brief guide to fluoride. What is fluoride? Fluoride is a mineral which occurs naturally within the earth’s crust […]

Keeping Invisible Braces Whiter than White

If you have invisible braces and find that your teeth are looking more yellow than usual, don’t worry, there’s a good chance you’re not imagining it! Many people find that the plastic removable trays make their teeth appear a little yellow, but often this is down to the trays are not being cleaned well enough. […]

Mistakes to Avoid in the Pursuit of Whiter Teeth

Teeth whitening is one of the most commonly requested treatments in dentistry. However, some people try to avoid paying dental fees for professional treatment and instead opt to cut costs using over-the-counter and homemade remedies. Although some of these methods may work, they are not as safe and effective as getting professional teeth whitening treatment […]

Why You May Need Dental Crown Lengthening

Crown lengthening refers to a surgical procedure through which some gum tissue is removed from your mouth so that the crowns of your teeth look longer. The cosmetic dental surgeon may also remove some bone tissue during that procedure. This article discusses some circumstances under which you may need to undergo crown lengthening. Repair of […]

How Do Asthma Inhalers Affect Your Teeth?

Although asthma medications may bring you a lot of health benefits, they may also come with some side effects that aren’t so good. Over time, you may find that your inhaler starts to affect your oral health, causing problems such as dental erosion and decay. Why does your asthma medicine affect your teeth and how […]

Surviving in the Wild: 3 Practical Dental Tips for Backpackers

Australia offers many opportunities and adventures for backpackers. When backpacking in Australia, it’s important to be prepared. In particular, it’s important to look out for your own dental hygiene, as dental hygiene is one of the most important health factors that many backpackers tend to overlook. But maintaining proper dental hygiene when there is a […]

What To Expect From A Dental Implant Surgery

Over the years, the field of dentistry has witnessed major improvements in tooth replacement methods. In the past, dentures and fixed bridges were the common options for teeth replacement, but they were not ideal solutions. Nowadays, dental implants are the perfect solution for tooth loss. Research shows that dental implants have a 90% success rate, […]