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Are dental veneers right for me?

For those who are looking to change the appearance of their smile, dental veneers offer the chance to do just that, with a less invasive approach than many other procedures. Veneers are a custom-made solution designed to give your smile a new appearance in just a few visits to your dentist. With th... READ MORE

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Are dentures the right choice for you?

When you think of dentures, chances are you think of elderly people and big chunky false teeth that look anything but natural. The reality is that dentures are far more subtle and much more common than most people think and are a viable option for many people who lose one or more teeth. What are de... READ MORE

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World Oral Health Day Reminds Us of the Importance of Caring for Our Teeth

From the time we are young, we are taught the importance of maintaining a healthy mouth and smile. As adults, we are frequently reminded of the benefits of maintaining good oral hygiene as it is discussed widely throughout mass media. However, the reality is that these messages don't always sink in.... READ MORE

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All you need to know about CEREC restorations

Damaged, cracked or chipped teeth can occur for a variety of reasons. Poor oral health and a build-up of plaque can contribute to tooth decay, leading to cavities or more extreme decay. A dental accident or emergency can also cause cracks or chips which, aside from often being severely painful, can ... READ MORE

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What is cosmetic dentistry and is it right for you?

Cosmetic dentistry is a branch of restorative dentistry that deals with the overall symmetry and image of your teeth. A cosmetic dentist is concerned with treating oral discolouration, staining, chipped teeth, gaps between teeth and crooked teeth. Many cosmetic dental treatments are carried out... READ MORE

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Why it's important to choose the right paediatric dentist for your child

As your toddler grows and beings to develop their own teeth, it's important that you foster and encourage good oral health care right from the very beginning. Your child's first visit to the dentist should take place within six months of the eruption of the first tooth. Regular check-ups should occu... READ MORE

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Are dental implants right for you?

If you find yourself with a severely damaged tooth or teeth, or losing one or more as a result of an accident or injury, you may be faced with the prospect of dental implants (also known as tooth implants). Implant dentistry is a very common, routine and safe form of dental treatment. If you're cons... READ MORE

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Why brushing is extremely important for babies and toddlers

It's a surprisingly common misconception that baby teeth are disposable and that it's only once children grow their adult teeth that brushing becomes extremely important. But regular brushing from a very young age is imperative and lays the foundations for good oral health as kids grow old... READ MORE

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Invisalign: Braces that are virtually invisible

Orthodontists use braces to correct various issues concerning the bite and positioning of teeth. When most people think of braces, they imagine the traditional metal brackets and wires attached to the front of the teeth. While this is still a very popular orthodontic treatment, there are many o... READ MORE

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How to best respond to a dental emergency

Dental emergencies can happen for various reasons and at any time. You may find yourself requiring emergency dental care as a result of an accident, as a reaction to a previous dental treatment, or neglect of a specific issue. If you find yourself in a situation in which you require emergency d... READ MORE

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