Top tips on how to avoid dental problems

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Iolanda Testa

Oral Hygiene and Dental Therapy
BOH (La Trobe)

Many dental problems can be prevented with preventative dental care and at-home oral hygiene routines. Dental practitioners, including your hygienist, play a key role in equipping their patients with the skills and knowledge required to maintain optimal oral health. Here are some basic tips that will help you avoid dental problems and maintain a healthy Read more...

What should I do if I have dental problems during my pregnancy?

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Dr Sandie Copland

General Dental Care
BAppSc (Orth) Hons (Usyd), DDS (Melb)

Many women are reluctant to visit the dentist during pregnancy. However, it is even more important than usual for a pregnant woman to have any dental problems addressed as and when they occur. While some pregnant women have concerns about the types of filling materials used and about whether dental X-rays can have harmful effects, Read more...