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Top Tips to Upgrade Your Dental Health

Brushing your teeth is a (twice) daily routine you should know like the back of your hand by now. But are you brushing your teeth correctly, or still following age-old wisdom that might not be so helpful in your long-term dental health?

What causes dry socket and how do you prevent it?

What is dry socket? Dry socket (Alveolar Osteitis) is a complication after a tooth extraction. It occurs when the normal, post-extraction healing process is interrupted due to the loss of a blood clo...

Top Tips for Removing Dental Plaque

Good oral hygiene is knowing what to do, how to do it and keeping up a regular, dedicated oral hygiene routine. Correct brushing and flossing will not only impress your dentist but will keep bad breath at bay and prevent tooth decay. Today Karana Downs Dental, your North Tivoli Dentist are talking about dental plaque and how to remove it.

Restorative Dentistry - What We Can Do For You

Restorative dentistry includes: ·         Fillings ·         Veneers ·         Bridges ·         Missing Teeth Procedures Fillings Fillings are the treatment of a cavity and are quite a common p...

3 Ways Artificial Intelligence will change your dental visit

Booking Your Dental Appointment One of the programs being developed and implemented is ChairFill, created by MMG Fusion. Its aim is to optimise a dental practices schedule by contacting patients to s...

The Dangers of DIY Dentistry

Common DIY Dentistry procedures include: ·         Teeth Whitening ·         Fillings ·         Extractions These are the dangers of DIY dentistry. In our latest blog, we'll explore the dangers of...

How often should I really visit the Dentist?

As we all know, regular visits to the dentist are an important part of looking after our teeth. For years, we’ve been told that we need to visit our dentist twice a year. But why? Is that still the ca...

The Paleo Diet and How it Impacts your Teeth

When it comes to diet trends, Paleo is quickly climbing the list. And like any diet, there are positives and negatives to both. When weighing-up diets, your dental health is probably not something th...

A dentist’s guide to the proper flossing technique

Think you’re flossing your teeth correctly? What if we told you you’ve been doing it wrong your entire life? This is the case for some. How you floss your teeth could mean the difference between remo...

Is Alcohol Bad For Your Teeth?

Dry Mouth Alcohol strips away saliva, leaving behind a dry mouth. The acid content in alcohol then moves in to provide the perfect dry and low pH environment for bacteria to strike. For the mouth to ...