Straight teeth – the benefits are not just cosmetic

Straight teeth – the benefits are not just cosmetic

For many people, straight teeth are synonymous with the perfect smile. This is why millions of people seek out cosmetic dentistry services every year. Did you know, however, that having straight teeth yields more benefits than simply a perfect smile? Straight teeth can actually promote better overall oral health and physical well-being. Here’s a look… Continue Reading

Handling a dental emergency

Handling a dental emergency

Dental emergencies do happen. Despite being careful with your teeth, mishaps and accidents can happen. Therefore, it is important to be aware of some of the ways in which dental emergencies can be managed. Here are some tips on handling dental emergencies.   Injured tongue and lip Like other oral tissue, the tongue and lips… Continue Reading

The 7 worst oral hygiene mistakes you need to avoid

The 7 worst oral hygiene mistakes you need to avoid

Most people are taught tooth brushing basics by their parents whilst young and generally, this is a positive thing. But sometimes people are given brushing advice that negatively affects their teeth and the brushing habit continued over many years leads to dental problems. Here are 7 of the worst oral hygiene mistakes that should be… Continue Reading

Your top dental questions answered

Your top dental questions answered

When it comes to oral health, there are always many questions. Here are the answers to the top 10 most commonly asked oral health questions: How often do teeth need to be cleaned by a professional? Brushing teeth is recommended twice daily and flossing once daily. Getting the teeth professionally cleaned by your Dentist or… Continue Reading

Orthodontics – benefits for people of all ages

Orthodontics – benefits for people of all ages

There is a widespread misunderstanding that you can be too old or that your child is too young for an orthodontic evaluation and treatment. It is true that orthodontics is typically used in the treatment of teenagers to maintain and improve their dental health. However, the Australian Society of Orthodontists recommends that children be evaluated… Continue Reading