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Invisalign VS Braces

Invisalign VS Braces Explained Braces or Invisalign? When the question is about making the right choice, the work might be even harder than it seems. “Which one is better and efficient? Which would be more cost-effective?” are the questions that inevitably cross our minds while we go through the process of settling with the one
How much does Invisalign cost in Australia?

How much does Invisalign cost in Australia?

How much does Invisalign cost in Australia? Did you ever wonder what cost does Invisalign might be in Australia? Over time people are growing more and more conscious about their appearance and especially the smile, as it is one of the most dominant features of their appearance, and since they had stopped taking their looks

8 Dental Myths Demystified

8 Dental Myths Demystified Myth 1 – White teeth are healthier than yellow teeth Everyone wants a white and bright smile. It is aesthetically pleasing to have whiter teeth however whiter teeth are not necessarily healthier than yellow teeth. If teeth do not have decay and gums are healthy then despite the colour, your teeth

What is TMJ disorder?

What is TMJ disorder? Do you have pain in your jaw or the side of your face? Do you have difficulty in opening your mouth or eating? You could be suffering from TMJ disorder or temporomandibular joint pain dysfunction syndrome. This is the most common temporomandibular disorder and presents with symptoms of pain, restricted jaw

Do I Have A Cracked Tooth?

Symptoms you might expericen should you have a cracked tooth The best treatment for a suspected cracked tooth is to have it checked by your dentist as soon as possible. The following are some of the signs which can help to detect a cracked tooth: • Sharp pain on biting, (especially on release or opening)

What should I expect after new dentures?

6 things to expect after new dentures So, you have received your new set of dentures to replace your missing teeth or are planning to have one. If this is your first full denture, there are few things you should keep in mind when you will start using the new denture. There are two ways

When do you need bleeding gums treatment?

When would you need a bleeding gums treatment? Bleeding gums are something numerous individuals notice when they brush their teeth overwhelmingly or when they floss. Although it seems normal to many people, it can be an indication of several gum and other health problems because of the fact that healthy gums generally don’t bleed. In

10 Foods that are Damaging your Teeth

What are the 10 Foods Damaging your Teeth? Getting the proper nutrition to keep your body healthy is something that many of us strive for each and every day. But do we ever give a thought of “What’s healthy for our teeth”? Do we ever stop and think, “Hold on, don’t have that, it eats

Top 10 Tips on Having Healthy Teeth

10 Tips to Keep Teeth Healthy The only way to have a great smile is with proper oral hygiene and good dietary habits. Here are some tips to help you keep or get that beautiful, bright smile.  Learn to Brush the Right Way It should normally take two minutes to brush each time. You should

What is Teeth Whitening?

What is teeth whitening? Despite brushing or cleaning your teeth every day, you may notice your smile begins to lose its shine with the passage of time. Though proper oral hygiene can go a long way in preventing stains; regular intake of several foods, medications, coffee, tea, etc. can contribute to your teeth yellowing or

10 Tips for Your Child’s First Dental Visit

10 Tips for Your Child’s First Dental Visit It is not uncommon for children to have toothaches and many times, it is stressful for both the child and the parents to deal with. Taking children to the dentist can be stressful as parents prepare themselves for their tears and tantrums but it does not have

Can I pay off my dental bills?

Having to pay a large dental bill can be very frustrating and stressful for many people on a low, middle or fixed income. While many people save money to cover medical expenses, dental work often isn’t included in those savings; which puts dental health at the backbench. This further leads to worsening of the situation

Why does my mouth feel dry all the time?

Why does my mouth feel dry all the time? We often hear this question asked by a lot of people. Your once well moist mouth suddenly decides to go completely dry and you are left helpless with no idea what to do. Dry mouth is a condition commonly referred to as XEROSTOMIA in the medical

Is it important to replace missing teeth?

The simple answer to this question is “YES”. Perhaps the more important question to ask is: ‘Why it is important to replace missing teeth?’ The body, as we have been led to believe, is more than the sum of its parts and all parts must function properly for the body to thrive. This is true

7 Things that Can Be Harmful to your Teeth

7 Things that Can Be Harmful to your Teeth USING YOUR TEETH AS CUTTERS TO TEAR PLASTIC WRAPS, OR PACKAGING TAPES; NAIL-HOLDERS, OR EVEN HABITS OF NAIL-BITING. Self-reliance is a good virtue, but not when it comes to our teeth. We might feel untouchable and cool, tearing packaging tapes without using scissors. Teeth are like

Which filling should I choose for my tooth?

Which filling should I choose for my tooth?   This is not an uncommon question which most of us have to answer when we visit a dentist. With dentistry evolving at such a high pace and with so many technological advances in dentistry, we have more and more options available now. Although it is hard

Do I need to see the dentist twice a year?

It’s highly recommended to visit your dentist twice a year. Is there a logic behind it? Why is it recommended to go to the dentist twice a year?  Six monthly checkups are recommended to the majority of the population, but  it can be more or less frequent depending on multiple factors, such as, oral hygiene,

Is it Necessary to have Emergency Tooth Extraction?

My dentist has advised an emergency tooth extraction. How could I avoid it? Do you have an achy tooth?  Your tooth, as well as gum, can cause severe pain, which must not be avoided or taken for granted. Rather, immediate treatment or medical assistance is required. You should not falter in communicating with your dentist.  

Can teeth get worse during or after pregnancy?

There is an old saying that you should expect to lose a tooth for every baby born which is more a myth than the truth. Women generally complain that the baby has taken calcium from their teeth and has caused holes in the teeth. This is not true. Although there can be problems for teeth

Compliance with Teeth Brushing

Whenever we visit a dentist, we know that the dentist will usually ask “How often do you brush your teeth?”

For some people, it is an easy honest answer which is ‘twice daily (or more)’. For these people, oral hygiene is an unbreakable routine, something they rarely skip, only during particularly dire times or emergencies.

What can cause teeth grinding?

  Most people clench and/or grind their teeth unconsciously during the day or in their sleep which is medically known Bruxism.
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FREE Workshop For Kids As Well As Their Parents

As per the surveys, 9/10 kids are suffering from dental problems in Australia. Moreover, the consumption of chocolates and soft drinks are also reaching heights. In today’s time, it becomes a major problem that could not be ignored.
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Travelling Teeth: How do I Maintain Good Oral Hygiene while I travel?

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