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25 03, 2016

Wisdom Tooth Pain

By | March 25th, 2016|Dental Advice, Dental FAQ|Comments Off on Wisdom Tooth Pain

I've been having severe pain along my teeth/jaw/cheek, really can't tell where it originates from right now. The pain as been coming and going for years, but always persists for further extended periods, becoming more excruciating and intolerable each time. My cheek seems swollen, eyes are dull, and ear are hurting from it now too. [...]

23 03, 2016

Is dental bonding for me?

By | March 23rd, 2016|Cosmetic Dentist North Sydney, Dental Advice, Porcelain Veneers|Comments Off on Is dental bonding for me?

Do you have stained, cracked, chipped or gappy teeth? If so, you may be interested in undergoing what is known as a dental bonding procedure. Basically, dental bonding is the process of applying shall-like laminates on your teeth to hide the dental imperfections. Otherwise known as dental veneers, the treatment is increasingly popular with patients [...]

23 03, 2016

5 year old with an overbite

By | March 23rd, 2016|Cosmetic Dentist North Sydney, Cosmetic Dentist Sydney, Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental Advice, Dental FAQ|Comments Off on 5 year old with an overbite

My 5 year old son has a overbite. At what age should corrective measures be taken and what is the best method?  Generally speaking orthodontic treatment starts around the age of seven at the earliest, although it depends the dental age rather than the actual age of your son. An opinion from your dentist or orthodontist is your [...]

21 03, 2016

Gum Problem

By | March 21st, 2016|Dental Advice, Dental FAQ, Gum Health|Comments Off on Gum Problem

Hi. I have been prescribed Flagyl and Phargel by a dentist - first visit. I'm still having a gum problem where my front gum on the upper side was apparently affected by some sort of trauma as stated by the dentist on the second visit. I went to him on the second visit and he [...]

18 03, 2016

Still Feeling Pain after Tooth Fillings

By | March 18th, 2016|Dental Advice, Dental FAQ, White Fillings|Comments Off on Still Feeling Pain after Tooth Fillings

I still experience pain on chewing hard or crunchy foods 4 months after 2 amalgam fillings were replaced with composite.  The pain is in the centre not on the corners. I went back to the dentist twice only to be told to wear a mouth guard all night as i may be grinding my teeth or to [...]

16 03, 2016

Benefits of Cosmetic Dentistry

By | March 16th, 2016|Cosmetic Dentist North Sydney, Cosmetic Dentistry, Smile Dentist, Zoom Teeth Whitening|Comments Off on Benefits of Cosmetic Dentistry

The benefits of cosmetic dentistry are extensive with the advancement of todays dental technology. Dentistry has experienced rapid advances in the last decade or so, most noticeably in the area of cosmetic dentistry. No longer are dentists only concerned with preventing cavities and gum diseases. Patients are educating themselves about available cosmetic treatment options and are seeking out [...]

16 03, 2016

Sore gums?

By | March 16th, 2016|Dental Advice, Dental FAQ, Gum Health|Comments Off on Sore gums?

Recently I have been having red, sore gums around my two front teeth at the top and bottom. I try to brush them but it always bleeds and becomes very sore afterwards. Could this possibly have anything to do with having a rough toothbrush or are there more problems? Would I be able to treat [...]

14 03, 2016

How Can Dental Implants Help?

By | March 14th, 2016|Cosmetic Dentist North Sydney, Cosmetic Dentistry, Dental Advice, Dental FAQ, Dental Implants|Comments Off on How Can Dental Implants Help?

How can dental implants help? As kids, we all lose our baby teeth. Adults, however, receive no gold coins from the tooth fairy after a tooth goes missing. In fact, whether the result of injury, tooth decay or periodontal disease, tooth loss is often a traumatic experience. Statistics show that 69 per cent of adults have lost [...]

11 03, 2016

Why dentists need dental X-rays?

By | March 11th, 2016|Dental Advice, Dental FAQ|Comments Off on Why dentists need dental X-rays?

Apart from Superman, the closest us mere mortals will get to having x-ray vision is a machine generated X-ray image or radiograph. Not that exciting I hear you say. For dentists X-rays provide the ultimate superpower in their diagnostic bag. The ability to see inside your teeth; in between those tight crevices of your teeth; [...]

9 03, 2016

Dental appliance for sleep apnoea

By | March 9th, 2016|Dental Advice, Sleep apnoea|Comments Off on Dental appliance for sleep apnoea

Are you known as someone who snores excessively? Do you often feel sleepy during the day? If so, you may have Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA). It is a type of Sleep Disordered Breathing that causes the sufferer’s airflow to be reduced or completely blocked during sleep. If untreated, obstructive sleep apnoea can lead to serious [...]