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Specialist Care

Specialist Care
Dr James van den Berg
Dr James van den Berg

Dr James van den Berg

Specialist Periodontist

BDSc (Birm), MClinDent (Lond), PGDipCD (Melb), MRACDS (Perio)

Laser used in dentistry

The word laser is an acronym for “light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation”. I was first introduced to laser dentistry in 2004. As an experienced ... [Read More]
Implants
Dr Casey Edgar
Dr Casey Edgar

Dr Casey Edgar

General Dental Care

BBiomed, DDS (dist) (Melb)

I’m looking to get a dental bridge to replace...

Dental bridges are appliances that “bridge” the gap created by one or more missing teeth. They are made up of one or more crowns for the teeth adjacent to the ... [Read More]
Specialist Care
Dr Stephen Do
Dr Stephen Do

Dr Stephen Do

General Dental Care

BHSc (Dent), MDent (La Trobe)

What are the different types of dentures (partial vs...

A denture is a removable prosthetic device used to replace missing teeth and associated gum loss. Dentures are also known by other names – such as false teeth, plates ... [Read More]
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Smile Solutions
Smile Solutions

Smile Solutions

I’ve just had oral surgery. What can I expect during...

So you’ve just had oral surgery. No doubt you are feeling a litter tender and unsure of what to expect over the next few days. Follow our advice guide to your post-op ... [Read More]
Specialist Care
Smile Solutions
Smile Solutions

Smile Solutions

What causes TMJ pain and how is it treated?

Firstly, what is TMJ? TMJ stands for temporomandibular joint, which is basically a hinge that connects your jaw to your skull bones in front of each ear. It lets you ... [Read More]
Specialist Care
Dr Patrishia Bordbar
Dr Patrishia Bordbar

Dr Patrishia Bordbar

Specialist Oral & Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgeon

B.D.Sc. (Melb.), M.B.B.S (Hons.) (Melb.), PGDip.Surg.Anat (Melb.), M.D.Sc (O.M.S.)(Melb.), F.R.A.C.D.S (O.M.S.), F.R.C.S (Ed.)

Australian hospital becomes centre of excellence in...

Transcription Imagine waking up every day looking in the mirror and seeing that you don't have a nose. It's a terrible thought, but it's a reality for a growing number ... [Read More]
General
Dr Madeleine Hoopmann
Dr Madeleine Hoopmann

Dr Madeleine Hoopmann

General Dental Care

BDSc (Adel)

What is restorative dentistry?

Close-up of patient’s open mouth before oral checkup with mirror near by Restorative dentistry is the study, diagnosis and integrated management of diseases of the teeth ... [Read More]
Specialist Care
Smile Solutions
Smile Solutions

Smile Solutions

Collingwoods’ Clinton Young gets his teeth fixed...

Clinton Young had his front teeth fixed at Smile Solutions after damaging them during the NAB Cup in 2014. Clinton's Smile originally appeared on 13 August 2014 as an ... [Read More]
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Smile Solutions
Smile Solutions

Smile Solutions

Why are dental abscesses so painful?

What are dental abscesses? A dental abscess is a collection of pus originating within the tooth that has spread into the bone or gums over time due to bacterial infection. There ... [Read More]
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