As parents, we want what’s best for our children and their oral health is no exception. Good oral hygiene starts when we are young, our early years play a critical role in our oral health for adulthood. To ensure their smiles remain healthy, it’s good to know the most common dental concerns that affect children. … Read more
As a parent, your most natural instinct is to protect your child and keep them healthy. Yet many still struggle when it comes to dental care for kids. Whether it’s not knowing the best way to keep your child’s teeth healthy or just being time-poor, dental health is often neglected. We understand that the thought … Read more
First times are exciting, especially with little ones around. Whether it’s their first step, word or tooth, each one is a milestone in your child’s life that carries new possibilities… and responsibilities. Baby gates on the staircase, teaching them how to speak properly, and dental appointments are now a regular part of your lives, it’s … Read more
Your child’s first tooth is an exciting milestone in their (and your) life. And when one pearly white pops up, others are very soon to follow which is why it’s important to get to know children’s dentistry essentials.
Unfortunately many people avoid implants because of worry about pain, cost and longevity or simply because they didn’t even know it was an option until now. If it’s that missing front tooth you’d like to fix or a renovation of your whole mouth, read on to discover the tooth (sorry, truth!) about dental implants so you can decide if they are right for you.
For some, a trip to the dentist can feel like a nightmare. But if it’s a beautiful dreamstate you want, there is a way to tame your toothy terrors.
It’s called sleep dentistry. And it can take the stress and strain out dental appointments.
While our dentists will do everything they can to make you feel comfortable, some patients prefer to be asleep during their dental procedure or even their dental exams! Safe and soothing, there are a couple of different sedation options to choose from to ensure that you get the treatment you’re most comfortable with.
Read on to find out if sedation dentistry is a good fit for you, and what you need to know.
Cries and poos. Dribbles and tantrums. Although the first year of parenting is challenging, it’s the little moments between giggles and gurgles where you feel content. Your little human is healthy and happy… and it makes all the craziness worthwhile. While we may not be able to help with midnight feeds and nappy runs, we can provide the right information about when you should start taking your child to the dentist and how to look after their oral health. Knowing that you have set them up on this positive path will give you peace of mind as they grow.
Here’s what you need to know, from the perspective of a Dentist.