Archive for Category: Blog

dental-fluorosis-dentist-cranbourne
05 Sep 2021

Dental Fluorosis: What Can Cause This and How Is It Treated?

Fluoride is a naturally occurring mineral that helps to protect and strengthen your tooth enamel and is extremely effective when used correctly. Dental fluorosis is a condition that occurs when teeth are exposed to too much fluoride while still developing, resulting in lacy white flecks or even brown stains...

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healthy-smile-dentist-cranbourne
05 Sep 2021

Ten Easy Ways to Enjoy a Happy and Healthy Smile

Follow these easy tips to enjoy a happier and healthier smile. Brush consistently at least twice a day, and especially last thing at night. Make sure you brush your teeth properly, spending at least two minutes cleaning all tooth surfaces thoroughly. Use a soft-bristled toothbrush as anything harder can...

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my-smile-dentist-cranbourne
05 Sep 2021

How Can Dental Bonding Improve My Smile?

There are many different options to help improve your smile, and one of the easiest is to use dental bonding. Dental bonding uses tooth coloured composite resin to restore the appearance of teeth. It is a versatile material suitable for a wide range of circumstances. You may want to...

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smile-makeover-dentist-cranbourne
19 Aug 2021

Say Cheese! Why You Might Consider a Smile Makeover

Are you currently considering a smile makeover and wondering what the benefits might be? Most people want smile makeovers because they are unhappy with the appearance of their teeth or perhaps are unable to eat comfortably. Common reasons for seeking a smile makeover include being embarrassed about crooked or...

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your-teeth-dentist-cranbourne
19 Aug 2021

Sugar and Your Teeth

Everyone knows sugar is bad for teeth, and it is well-known for causing cavities. This is because when you eat sugary foods, the leftover particles feed bacteria found in dental plaque. These bacteria create acid as a byproduct, which in turn weakens tooth enamel. Repeated exposure to these acids...

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your-tongue-dentist-cranbourne
19 Aug 2021

How to Clean Your Tongue

You clean your teeth regularly, but how frequently do you clean your tongue? The answer is never for many people, but your tongue can harbour bacteria and food debris, so cleaning it regularly can help freshen breath and reduce dental plaque buildup. You can clean your tongue with a...

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bleeding-gums-dentist-cranbourne
26 Jul 2021

Can Increasing Your Vitamin C Intake Help with Bleeding Gums?

A recent study has found that too little vitamin C could contribute towards bleeding gums and that merely increasing your brushing and flossing routine may not be enough to reverse this problem. Frequently, bleeding gums are a sign of periodontal disease, a bacterial infection that causes inflammation, destroying the...

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dental-health-week-dentist-cranbourne
26 Jul 2021

Dental Health Week, Keep Your Smile for Life

It will soon be Dental Health Week here in Australia as this event runs from the 2nd to the 8th of August. It is the Australian Dental Association’s major promotional campaign where dentists everywhere aim to educate patients about the importance of looking after their oral health. The theme...

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