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29 09, 2016

Should I go for DIY teeth whitening?

By | September 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Should I go for DIY teeth whitening?

Do-It-Yourself teeth whitening solutions are fast becoming the most popular dental product world-wide. As the name suggests these products allow you to whiten your teeth at a time and place that suits you. The product range is extensive and includes whitening strips, toothpastes, mouth-rinses, bleaching pens to lightening trays. It’s a flourishing business with new products entering the market on [...]

22 09, 2016

Smile makeover solution: Porcelain Veneers

By | September 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Smile makeover solution: Porcelain Veneers

Do you want a smile makeover solution that can be effective in a relatively short time? One of the least invasive methods of dental restoration that can transform your smile is a procedure known as porcelain veneers. Dental veneers are thin shells of laminates shaped and moulded exactly to cover your teeth as a quick way [...]

15 09, 2016

Do I have any cause to fear root canal?

By | September 15th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Do I have any cause to fear root canal?

If a root canal sounds like it would be very painful, we have the popular media to thank. After all, even President Obama has used the endodontic procedure in reference to the painful bank bailouts, calling them “as popular as a root canal”. All right, we get it. It is a dreaded dental procedure. What [...]

8 09, 2016

Don’t want to stain your teeth? Avoid these foods…

By | September 8th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Don’t want to stain your teeth? Avoid these foods…

Yes, you can celebrate the fact that teeth whitening dental procedures are becoming more affordable and accessible, while promising a higher degree of success than ever. It has also become one of the most popular treatment options in the world of cosmetic dentistry. However having whiter teeth does not mean you no longer have to take [...]

1 09, 2016

Dentists and dermal fillers

By | September 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Dentists and dermal fillers

When you look in the mirror and notice a deep frown line across your forehead or wrinkles around the eyes or lips, fret not. You no longer have to contend with expensive surgical procedures just to smoothen out the wrinkles or those deep skin folds. More and more people are turning to injectable dermal fillers [...]

25 08, 2016

What misalignment problems can Invisalign correct?

By | August 25th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on What misalignment problems can Invisalign correct?

Invisalign offers a modern alternative to traditional methods of straightening one’s teeth. Unlike metal braces that comprise wires and brackets, Invisalign braces are made of medical grade plastics that promise better comfort for the patient as well as a more discreet way of undergoing the teeth straightening treatment, without anyone noticing it at all. Ever [...]

17 08, 2016

Amalgam vs white fillings

By | August 17th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Amalgam vs white fillings

When you have a cavity, acid from sugary foods can creep into the hole and attack your tooth from the inside. Left untreated, a cavity can lead to painful bouts due to infection in the gums, root and nerves. One of the most effective ways of protecting your tooth from further damage is to seal [...]

12 08, 2016

How to handle common dental emergencies

By | August 12th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on How to handle common dental emergencies

No matter what kind of dental emergencies you may encounter, you should contact a dentist as soon as possible for a proper examination and treatment. That is because an emergency dentist does not simply provide pain relief when you need it most, he or she will help you to limit the damage to your teeth, [...]

4 08, 2016

Different types of tooth discolouration

By | August 4th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Different types of tooth discolouration

Teeth whitening is undeniably one of the most discussed trends in cosmetic dentistry today. The purpose of teeth whitening however is rather straightforward: removing stains and discolouration from your teeth. Whether you accumulated the unsightly discolouration from years of coffee drinking, imbibing red wine or smoking, the goal is to remove the stains and discolouration that [...]

27 07, 2016

Oral appliance therapy for sleep apnoea

By | July 27th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Oral appliance therapy for sleep apnoea

Types of sleep apnoea therapy There are many types of dental appliances available for the treatment of sleep apnoea. Before making a choice, it’s important that you know what to look for and make sure that it is safe, comfortable and appropriate for your specific case. Prior to commencing treatment, you may be required to go for a detailed [...]