Here you’ll find regular posts full of helpful, jargon-free information about all things oral health.
Browse the posts for advice on keeping your smile in great shape between visits.
Tooth decay a common cause of a toothache and an unexpected trip to the dentist. In this post, I’ll explain the five stages of dental decay and how to it can be treated at each step.
It is estimated that around half of women will develop bleeding gums in pregnancy. Commonly referred to as “pregnancy gingivitis”, it is officially classified as a form of gum disease, although mild in nature. Here's what to if you're experiencing symptoms.
If you suffer from recurrent mouth ulcers there are many natural remedies that can help treat your mouth ulcers. Let’s take a look.
As strong and resilient as your teeth are (tooth enamel is one of the hardest substances in your body), chipping part of your tooth or breaking a tooth is a part of life. So what to do when it happens?
Cavities are a common dental concern, but it can be difficult to detect the stages of tooth decay in children. Learn how to spot the signs—quickly and early.
Tooth decay in toddlers is entirely preventable, but can it be reversed? Here’s the 101 on child tooth decay management.
Worried you may have gum disease? Understand the common signs and stages of gum disease and what to do about it. Here's your guide.
Do you notice your gums bleed when you floss or brush? This should concern you. Here are 9 important bleeding gums causes you should know.
Dreaming of a straighter smile? Invisalign helps straighten teeth, and you don't have to deal with braces. But how much does Invisalign cost?
The term implant retained dentures or implant supported dentures is a general term that can refer to a couple of different treatments to replace missing teeth.
Adult braces are becoming more popular. Read about the cost of adult braces and which braces are best for adults here.
The dreaded toothache. In the dark ages, people believed toothaches to be the result of a curse or witchcraft. And if you've had one lately it's easy to understand why!
New technology has changed a lot in our lives, from how we talk to each other to how we work and live. But it has also changed the way dental procedures, like getting a dental crown, are done. The latest technology in dentistry makes getting a crown easier and more effective, not to mention your crown may last longer too.
Does teeth whitening really work? Teeth whitening products are everywhere these days. Local chemists, supermarkets and many online sites all have teeth whitening kits. Shopping centre kiosks offer whitening treatments done on the same trip as your weekly groceries.
Studies show children's tooth decay affects one in four Australian kids. Catch cavities before they become a problem for your little one.
Keeping tiny teeth in tip-top shape early is a big topic so we wrote to hand how-to guide for parents
Do you want whiter teeth? Many consumers use teeth whitening kits. But before you try and whiten your teeth DIY, there are 7 facts you should know.
Falling asleep with a bottle puts your baby or toddler at risk of tooth decay, or bottle rot. Keep your bottle feeding bub’s gums (and future teeth!) healthy.
Is your child eligible for the $1000 Child Dental Benefits Scheme supported by the Australian Government? Keep reading to find out.