How to fix discoloured teeth

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How to fix discoloured teeth

How to fix discoloured teeth For many people, the issue of how to fix discoloured teeth is central to how they feel about their smile. This is remedied with general tooth whitening, which will address a general yellowing of their teeth, or by concentrating on whitening a tooth that’s darker than the others. It’s not […]

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Ashamed of Your Smile

Are you ashamed of your smile? There are three broad groups of issues that can cause you to feel ashamed about your teeth. Patients are usually worried about either the colour of their teeth, the shape of their teeth, or the position of their teeth—or all three, in some cases. People might feel their teeth […]

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Dental anxiety

How to overcome dental anxiety Dental anxiety is a common and all too real experience for some people. The form that anxiety takes usually depends on the age of the patient. A lot of older people have bad memories of their experience at the dentist when they were younger. Back then, anaesthetics weren’t as effective […]

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Does Invisalign work?

Does Invisalign work? So does Invisalign work? The short answer is, ‘Yes’. Beautifully. There is a dramatic improvement in a patient’s smile when comparing the look before and after Invisalign. However, while Invisalign is suitable for a majority of orthodontic procedures where the teeth need to be moved, there are some conditions where conventional braces […]

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Treatment for crowded teeth

Adults suffering from crowded teeth Crowded teeth are harder to clean and, because of their shape, they’re more likely to get food caught between them. This increases the risk of decay in these teeth. It also increases the risk of periodontal disease—that is, problems with the gums and supporting structures around these teeth. These are […]

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Root canal treatment vs extraction

Root canal treatment vs straight extraction When we decide whether root canal treatment is better than straight extraction, we assess how important that tooth is for the patient. We assess whether or not the patient is able to keep that tooth clean. If it’s a less important tooth and the patient is struggling to keep […]

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Different types of dental veneers

Discover the different types of dental veneers A dental veneer is a layer of material that covers the outside surface of a tooth to provide a much more attractive appearance. Overall, this is an aesthetic solution. A patient’s worn teeth can be restored with a veneer procedure, provided there is a reasonable amount of good […]

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Dental procedures during pregnancy: is it safe?

Dental procedures during pregnancy: is it safe? When you fall pregnant, many things become off limits. Raw fish, some medications and alcohol can all put your baby’s health at risk so women are advised to avoid them. At our dental clinic, we hear from many expectant mothers who ask if dental treatments are safe. This […]

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How to repair cracked tooth

How to repair cracked tooth Just like other parts of your body, teeth are prone to wear and tear. When you think about all the work your teeth do, it’s no wonder they may encounter some cracking along the way. Fortunately, there’s a lot that can be done for cracked teeth. Talking to your dentist […]

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Dental FAQ’s

In this video  Dr Monika Behrens answers some of the questions we are most often asked at work.   We hope you found this video helpful. We have other videos elsewhere on our website, our full catalogue is on our YouTube Channel. If you have any further questions please call to schedule an appointment on 4942 3272 […]

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