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Sore Tooth?

I had a filling done on my tooth and two days later it is still so sore! Is this normal? Can I go to my doctor to get stronger painkillers than the Panadeine Extra I'm having every 6 hours? Help! I'm sorry to hear your sore tooth is causing you discomfort. Teeth can often be [...]

By | February 29th, 2016|Dental Advice|Comments Off on Sore Tooth?

Popcorn stuck in gum?

I have air popped corn for a snack, and I have a piece of husk stuck up the gum beside my wisdom tooth? Floss isn't working. Apart from using floss, the other option is to see if you can catch the edge of the husk with a clean fingernail and drag it out. Be careful [...]

By | February 28th, 2016|Dental Advice|Comments Off on Popcorn stuck in gum?

How do you brush a toddler’s teeth?

Wrangling toddlers is hard work for almost all daily chores and brushing teeth is no exception! Ideally you need to be brushing your toddler’s teeth for two minutes, once a day. Stand in a position where you can get a good view of your toddler’s mouth, either directly in front of them or behind them [...]

By | February 27th, 2016|Dental Advice, Dental FAQ|Comments Off on How do you brush a toddler’s teeth?

Three things your teeth don’t need

In this article we will address foods that are bad for your teeth - the ones that you may not be aware of. Decay in teeth is a complex process, however in its simplest form, only requires four things to make it happen: bacteria, sugar, a tooth and time. We can interrupt this cycle by [...]

By | February 26th, 2016|Dental Advice|Comments Off on Three things your teeth don’t need

What Happens if I Have a Tooth Removed?

When you have a tooth removed there are oral health consequences that may not be obvious at the time of extraction or even immediately following the extraction. These include: future spacing issues, decay,  and increased pressure on remaining teeth and jaw. It can take years before some of these potential consequences are realized. To avoid these consequences [...]

By | February 24th, 2016|Cosmetic Dentist Sydney, Dental Advice|Comments Off on What Happens if I Have a Tooth Removed?

Solutions for missing teeth

One of the worst things a dentist can tell you is that one of your teeth – or a number of them – are beyond saving and need to be extracted. Besides dealing with the initial shock that you will not have all of your 32 natural teeth, there are other problems than come with missing [...]

By | February 23rd, 2016|Cosmetic Dentist North Sydney, Dental Advice, Dental bridges, Dental Implants, Dentures|Comments Off on Solutions for missing teeth

Pros and Cons of White Fillings

What are the pros and cons of white fillings? Our teeth are invaluable assets that deserve our best efforts to preserve and protect them. However, it is sometimes inevitable that we develop a decay or cavity. When cavities are not detected and dealt with at an early stage, they may grow deeper resulting in dental [...]

By | February 2nd, 2016|Cosmetic Dentist North Sydney, Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental Advice, White Fillings|Comments Off on Pros and Cons of White Fillings

Choosing the Right Cosmetic Dentist

Most people today are aware of the aesthetic benefits cosmetic dentistry can bring to those in pursuit of a more attractive and healthy-looking smile. Although the main goal of a cosmetic treatment is achieving aesthetically pleasing teeth and gums, as a patient, you naturally want to obtain the best quality care at an affordable price before considering the [...]

By | January 19th, 2016|Cosmetic Dentist North Sydney, Cosmetic Dentist Sydney, Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental Advice|Comments Off on Choosing the Right Cosmetic Dentist

Most Commonly Asked Questions About Invisalign

Invisalign is a modern treatment for straightening your teeth in a discreet and virtually invisible method. More than four million people have experienced Invisalign’s “clear braces” technique that eschews the use of traditional braces comprising of wires and brackets. If you are unsure about the benefits of Invisalign or how the system compares with the traditional [...]

By | December 29th, 2015|Cosmetic Dentist North Sydney, Cosmetic Dentist Sydney, Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental Advice, Invisalign Braces, Teeth Straightening|Comments Off on Most Commonly Asked Questions About Invisalign

Dental Implants After Care

Congratulations on your new dental implant! Now that your dental implant surgery has been a complete success, and you have regained your bite and chewing abilities, you can begin to experience the benefits of this modern restorative treatment. While it is true that dental implants last longer than other teeth replacement methods, it is important [...]

By | December 22nd, 2015|Cosmetic Dentist North Sydney, Cosmetic Dentist Sydney, Dental Advice, Dental Implants|Comments Off on Dental Implants After Care