Is Flouride Safe? The Pros and Cons

Is Flouride Safe? The Pros and ConsWhen most of us hear the word ‘fluoride,’ we automatically think of dental treatments and the prevention of cavities. For decades, fluoride has been added to toothpastes and water supplies in many countries, and...

Ever wonder what happens when you lose a tooth?

Why it’s important to replace missing teeth. These x-rays show the consequence of losing and not replacing a missing tooth. Teeth will drop into the gap after a couple of years. The gap cannot be filled any more. More importantly the adjacent teeth might be lost...

Why Regular Dental Check-ups are Important for Children

With studies suggesting that around one in four Australian children have untreated tooth decay and with about half of all six-year-olds experiencing some form of tooth decay, it’s clear that many children just aren’t receiving the oral hygiene advice and...

Dental Fillings

Dental fillings are used to restore a tooth that has been damaged. Damage can occur from decay or from impact that causes the tooth to break. The filling is used to return the tooth to its previous shape to make it effective once again. The filling also helps to...

How to Stop Toothache

For many people, a toothache can be almost unbearable. Unfortunately, it’s not always possible to get to a dentist quickly in order to get the problem resolved. If you’re in the position of suffering from a raging toothache that can’t be treated...

What is Tooth Extraction?

Tooth extraction is a common procedure that can be used to resolve a number of pressing dental problems. Often associated with the removal of badly decayed teeth, extraction is also the preferred option in a number of other circumstances. Although some people are...