Food Trapped Beneath Your Dental Bridge? Here's What You Need to Do

Most people have experienced the mild annoyance of having food trapped between their teeth. But then you brush, floss and rinse and the problem is solved. And yet, what about when you get food trapped beneath your teeth? This can be an issue when you have a dental bridge. So what's the best way to dislodge food that has become trapped underneath your dental bridge? And what might it mean if it keeps happening to you? [Read More]

Basic Teeth Whitening Procedures

One of the most sought-after cosmetic procedures in Australia is teeth whitening. This is a procedure that lightens teeth by getting rid of discolouration and stains. Teeth whitening solutions contain either hydrogen peroxide or carbamide peroxide. The main distinction between whitening procedures is the amount of peroxide used, how fast the whitening occurs, and the duration of the results. The most common whitening procedures are home-based treatment and in-office treatment. Read on to know more. [Read More]

What You Need to Know About Fixing a Dental Bridge

Having chipped teeth could place you in an awkward position where your self-consciousness takes a toll on you. A dental bridge is an appliance that is placed in your mouth wherever there are missing teeth. Sometimes the bridges can serve you for years, but it is good to have them checked for repairs or replacement after a while. Repairing a dental bridge could be a little confusing, especially when you factor in work involved. [Read More]

Dentinogenesis Imperfecta: The Importance of Early Intervention

One in 6,000 to 8,000 people will develop dentinogenesis imperfecta. If you're one of these people, you might have realised that a dental condition with the word imperfecta in its name might get in the way of having a perfect smile. But how does dentinogenesis imperfecta actually affect your teeth? And what can you do to overcome these effects? Enamel Erosion and Discolouration Teeth affected by dentinogenesis imperfecta are weaker than healthy teeth. [Read More]