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12 05, 2016

Smile makeovers: full mouth restoration

By | May 12th, 2016|Full mouth restoration|Comments Off on Smile makeovers: full mouth restoration

If you feel awkward about your less than appealing smile, and find yourself consciously or sub-consciously hiding it with your hand, a full mouth reconstruction may be what you need. This is recommended for patients who are missing one or more teeth, suffer from badly decayed teeth and bite problems, all of which hinder their [...]

4 05, 2016

Top tips on choosing the right Invisalign provider

By | May 4th, 2016|Invisalign provider|Comments Off on Top tips on choosing the right Invisalign provider

You can save a lot of money, time and frustration when you choose the right Invisalign provider to the correct functionality issues with your teeth and the aesthetics of your smile. Although every Invisalign provider must undergo training, not all dental practices and practitioners are created equal, hence it still pays to look for the right [...]

13 04, 2016

Numb Lip After Root Canal

By | April 13th, 2016|Dental Advice, Dental FAQ|Comments Off on Numb Lip After Root Canal

On October 18th I had I root canal.  The procedure went well, no pain or any side effects.  On October 24th, I had the temporary filling replaced with a permanent filling on the same tooth and again everything went great, no pain or side effects.  On the morning of November 11th, I woke up with [...]

11 04, 2016

Pain After Extraction

By | April 11th, 2016|Dental Advice, Dental FAQ|Comments Off on Pain After Extraction

I had my lower wisdom teeth out last Tuesday (well as near out as they could do as they were pointing inwards and he had to leave a bit of both in). I got an infection after 2 days and was given antibiotics. I have 1 day left of these and am concerned as the tooth [...]

8 04, 2016

Oil Pulling: An Icky Fad or Real Oral Health Boost?

By | April 8th, 2016|Cosmetic Dentist North Sydney, Cosmetic Dentist Sydney, Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental Advice, Dental FAQ|Comments Off on Oil Pulling: An Icky Fad or Real Oral Health Boost?

Picture yourself on a typical morning. You stumble into the kitchen half asleep, get your coffee or tea brewing, pop some bread in the toaster or some cereal in a bowl, grab oil from the cupboard and start gargling it in your mouth…Wait, what? Yep, that’s right. Swishing oil in the mouth, or oil pulling, [...]

6 04, 2016

Porcelain Veneers: Look Like a Celebrity

By | April 6th, 2016|Cosmetic Dentist North Sydney, Cosmetic Dentist Sydney, Cosmetic Dentistry, Porcelain Crowns, Porcelain Veneers, Veneers|Comments Off on Porcelain Veneers: Look Like a Celebrity

Whether we admit it or not, most people can’t resist checking out photos of celebrities in their natural state. (I know I can’t.) Cheesy as it sounds, it’s comforting to know that without an armada of stylists and makeup artists, all those glamour gals and guys look just as ordinary as the rest of us. [...]

3 04, 2016

Smoking and Dry Socket?

By | April 3rd, 2016|Dental Advice, Dental FAQ|Comments Off on Smoking and Dry Socket?

How does smoking cause dry socket? Whats the pathogenesis? Is it a lack of oxygen that causes the problem? Smoking can cause dry socket, a painful condition when a blood clot dislodges after a tooth extraction. The sucking motion of cigarette smoking can pull the clot from the hole in your gum. Also, the chemicals [...]

1 04, 2016

Bridge or Implant?

By | April 1st, 2016|Cosmetic Dentist North Sydney, Cosmetic Dentist Sydney, Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental Advice, Dental bridges, Dental Implants|Comments Off on Bridge or Implant?

I have had a 2cm abcess on the top left hand side quadrant of my teeth, went to the dentisit with a toothache and after xray was told i have a massive infection on tooth 26/25.  I was referred to a specialist as both of these teeth are already crowned.  the specalist told me that [...]

30 03, 2016

Mouth Cancer?

By | March 30th, 2016|Dental Advice, Dental FAQ|Comments Off on Mouth Cancer?

 I found a lump under my tongue about a month ago on the floor of my mouth and since then they have gotten bigger and there are more. It isn't painful, just a nuisance and I'm wondering if I should be worried whether it could be mouth cancer?    Any lumps or bumps found in [...]

28 03, 2016

What’s a Smile Worth?

By | March 28th, 2016|Cosmetic Dentist North Sydney, Cosmetic Dentist Sydney, Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental Advice, Smile Dentist|Comments Off on What’s a Smile Worth?

Look around you while you sit in morning peak-hour traffic or stand in line at your favourite coffee shop, and you’d think the fun police just enacted a law banning smiling. Whatever the reason for the stony faces (and there are many before the working day starts), it’s a shame so many of us look [...]