• September 29, 2016 in Blog

    Why You Should Look Out For Gingivitis

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    We often dismiss our bleeding gums as the result of brushing too hard or blame our bad breath on that garlic dip we ate. But, bleeding gums and bad breath are also signs of gingivitis and must not be overlooked.

    Gingivitis is a common gum disease that often goes undetected, so it is extremely important to know what to look for, how to prevent it and how also to treat it.

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  • August 31, 2016 in Blog

    Seven Simple Steps To Avoid Ruining Your Teeth

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    We have all seen the horror images of teeth that haven’t been taken care of.

    Many dentists have the terrible photos of rotted teeth around their surgery just to remind you what not to do.

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  • July 28, 2016 in Blog

    Thought brushing your teeth was enough? Why flossing is more important than ever.

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    There are always lots of questions about your teeth, but there’s always one dreaded question guaranteed, “Have you been flossing regularly?”

    As much as we like to mumble out half-lies of “probably last week”, which actually means “I don’t remember”, flossing is super important.

    If you don’t believe us, then take a look at the facts.

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  • May 31, 2016 in Blog

    What are Dental Veneers?

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    Having perfect teeth is not just about looking good or feeling confident; it can also be incredibly important for your oral health.

    Crooked teeth or gaps between your teeth can impact on your ability to chew your food properly into easily digestible pieces and can make some areas hard to brush which can encourage plaque.

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  • May 27, 2016 in Blog

    When Should I Bring My Child to the Dentist?

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    Many Brisbane parents wonder if there is a best time to bring their child to the dental surgery. Waiting until your child is in need of dental treatment is certainly not the best time for their first visit.

    They could be upset due to the pain and anything the dentist does is sure to add to their emotional state.

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  • April 29, 2016 in Blog

    Why it’s important to have regular dental checkups

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    If you’re like many other people, you probably tend to put off your dental checkups until months—or even years—after you’re due to go.

    But preventative care is the most important way to maintain your dental health, and there are several good reasons why you should be more diligent with attending your 6-monthly appointments.

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  • April 18, 2016 in Blog

    Teeth Whitening: 5 things you should know

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    There’s nothing quite like a bright, white smile to leave you feeling like a million dollars. But even when your teeth are healthy and your dental regime is as good as it can be, there are factors—including your genes—that can dull the brightness of your teeth and cause staining.

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  • March 11, 2016 in Blog

    What’s the best way to brush your teeth?

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    Brushing your teeth might seem simple enough: after all, you’ve been doing it almost your entire life. But if your technique needs improvement, you might not be getting your teeth as clean as they should be—or you could even be doing damage to them.

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