How do I know if I have gum disease?

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Smile Solutions

Dentist Melbourne
Melbourne's Home of Dentistry

What is gum disease? Gum disease, or gingivitis, is a common condition which affects most of us at some stage of our lives. It is an inflammatory response of the gum tissues to bacterial plaque buildup. Periodontal disease, or periodontitis, is a condition affecting about a third of the population, with a third of those Read more...

Bleeding gums – is it normal?

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Smile Solutions

Dentist Melbourne
Melbourne's Home of Dentistry

Redness or bleeding of the gums while brushing your teeth, using dental floss or biting into hard food is common, but it is not normal. Healthy gums do not bleed. The longer you leave your bleeding gums untreated, the greater your risk of periodontal damage, so it’s important to make an appointment with your dentist Read more...

Am I too old to have orthodontic treatment?

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Smile Solutions

Dentist Melbourne
Melbourne's Home of Dentistry

“Am I too old to have orthodontic treatment?” is a question commonly asked by adults considering treatment. The answer is, of course, no. As long as you are determined (and still have teeth), it is never too late to have a great smile. Over recent years we have all become much more aware of our teeth Read more...

Do you want to know more about dental specialists? Here is must watch video!

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Smile Solutions

Dentist Melbourne
Melbourne's Home of Dentistry

You must see below video to know more about dental specialists in Australia! In dentistry, there are thirteen recognised Board-registered specialties. Listed below are the Board-approved titles that specialist dental practitioners in those areas are entitled to use. Dento-maxillofacial radiology – Dental radiologist Endodontics – Endodontist (also known as a Root canal specialist) Oral and Read more...

Do you want to know how much Invisalign cost in Australia? You must watch this video!

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Smile Solutions

Dentist Melbourne
Melbourne's Home of Dentistry

You must see this video to know how much Invisalign cost in Australia! Please be sure to watch the entire video as there is so much information about Invisalign costing. Jerry: Hi Angela, maybe you can help me my teenage daughter needs her teeth straightened and is begging me to let her have Invisalign rather Read more...

Improve your smile with teeth whitening to celebrate World Smile Day 2017

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Smile Solutions

Dentist Melbourne
Melbourne's Home of Dentistry

World Smile Day is the first Friday of October (this year Friday 6th October) and what better way to prepare than to get your smile looking its best. We have a lot of patients who come in for teeth whitening treatment, as it is the quickest, and least invasive, way to improve the look of your Read more...

Smile Solutions wins on service excellence – yet again

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Smile Solutions

Dentist Melbourne
Melbourne's Home of Dentistry

Since our beginnings as a one-room, one-dentist, eight-patient operation over fifteen years ago, we have always been dedicated to providing our patients with the best possible care. We have grown significantly in the interim, with 82 clinicians and a client base of over 85,000 to date, yet we continually strive to help our patients reach Read more...

Smile Solutions is a Community Contribution winner in this year’s Australian Business Awards

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Smile Solutions

Dentist Melbourne
Melbourne's Home of Dentistry

The Salvation Army in Melbourne has on its accommodation waiting list more than 300 homeless people who are sleeping rough on the streets or in unsafe rooming houses almost every night across the city. The Magpie Nest Housing Project was created through a joint partnership of The Salvation Army and the Collingwood Football Club Foundation Read more...