Benefits of Implant-Supported Dentures
March 29, 2023
When adults lose teeth as they age, they often jump to the conclusion that they will need traditional prosthetic dentures, which sit on the gums of your mouth. Thankfully, technology has progressed over the years and we have alternatives for bringing back the appearance of your natural smile, with dental bridges that anchor to existing structures in your mouth. One of our favored alternatives is Permanent Implant-Supported Dentures. Not only do these preserve the aesthetic of the mouth, but they also protect the overall structure of the mouth by preventing the surrounding teeth from moving out of their usual position, further preventing discomfort as these structural changes take place.(more…)
What is Implant Reconstruction?
February 25, 2023
One of the most common dental procedures we perform in the clinic! If you’ve lost a tooth from decay, age, or even injury, dental implant reconstruction is where we use implants to restore the lost tooth. Not only will this resemble your teeth and restore your smile, but it will ensure you can chew properly again!(more…)
The Best Way to Clean Your Dental Implants
January 27, 2023
Looking to replace missing teeth? Dental implants are a healthy and hugely popular option to get your teeth looking the best they have in years, but in order to keep them looking like this it requires a little bit of attention. Like with anything, consistency is key – so first and foremost we need to be focussing on our cleaning routine.(more…)
5 Reasons to Consider Clear Braces
November 29, 2022
“Brace face” is enough to deter any kid from taking their smile seriously – let alone being an adult seeking orthodontic treatment! It’s totally fair why you wouldn’t want traditional metal braces as an adult: you’re at a different stage in your professional life and it’s understandable why cosmetics and physical appearance impact such decisions. You sit in big board meetings and you may be forced to present in front of a lot of people. You may even have upcoming occasions or life events where your smile will be captured forever.
Can Your Dentist Help with Loose Teeth?
October 31, 2022
A loose tooth is just one step away from falling out of its socket, and no-one wants a gappy smile right? But beyond that, loose teeth are problematic beyond just cosmetic reasons.
Why Cavities Should Be Treated Promptly
August 29, 2022
We all know the feeling: you’re laying in the dentist’s chair, mouth wide and exposed while you hear a jumble of words such as “UL8 partially erupted”- these are actually in no way indicative of damage to the tooth (in fact we’re simply saying the upper left wisdom tooth is starting to come through here!). You can hear these words and leave the clinic with no need of a second visit until your next check up. Whereas if you hear the word “cavity”, you may need to be a little bit more concerned.
The Pros and Cons of Professional Teeth Whitening
July 17, 2022
Store bought whitening pastes, rinses, strips and gels promise you dramatic results, but often fail to deliver on any form of result. People come to us when they’ve exhausted all over the counter options, having wasted unnecessary money and time when there was a solution out there in the first place: in-office teeth whitening. So why aren’t people trying it sooner?
Top Dental Crown Materials
June 21, 2022
Crowns are used in restorative dentistry and placed on top of teeth to improve their appearance and functionality. Crowns can be made from various materials, each with its benefits and drawbacks. In this post, we’ll look at the most common crown materials. So, whether you require a crown or are just curious about the different types of materials available, read on for more information.
Can A Dentist Help With Snoring?
May 27, 2022
Snoring can get annoying for all parties. What many people don’t know is that there are ways to help mitigate this problem. It may even be possible to get relief from a dentist in some specific scenarios. Dentists can help you establish the cause of your snoring and prescribe the best treatment for you.
Sedation Level 3: What is IV Sedation Dentistry and What to Expect
January 17, 2021
If you’re one of the millions of people who experience severe anxiety over the thought of a trip to the dentist, sedation dentistry may be a viable option for you. For those who dread the idea of having an overdue dental procedure done, it’s important to know there are comfort solutions to help you calm your nerves and make the experience a lot more bearable. Whether you need to see a dentist for tooth pain, emergency dentistry, or a more complex oral procedure, sedation dentistry could be a great option for you.(more…)