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Level 1,
Manchester Unity Building, 220 Collins St, Melbourne

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Christina Melas
Christina Melas

Christina Melas

Dental Therapy & Treatment Coordinator

Dip.OHT (Melb)

What should I do when a tooth is knocked out?

For active people of any age there are a number of situations in which a tooth can be knocked out, including the most common of all – playing sport. Fortunately a tooth ... [Read More]
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Smile Solutions
Smile Solutions

Smile Solutions

How good oral hygiene can increase your lifespan

It is safe to say that good oral hygiene is a true investment in your quality of life, with the World Health Organization having identified oral hygiene as “an essential ... [Read More]
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Smile Solutions
Smile Solutions

Smile Solutions

Does chewing sugar-free gum really help prevent cavities?

Research generally suggests the answer to this question is “yes” – it does help. When you chew sugar-free gum after meals and snacks, it can help neutralise and ... [Read More]
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Smile Solutions
Smile Solutions

Smile Solutions

Do I need to use a tongue scraper?

Brushing and flossing are the mainstays of good oral hygiene, but you can take your dental care one step further with a tongue scraper (also known as a tongue cleaner or ... [Read More]
General
Dr Yasmin Coulthard
Dr Yasmin Coulthard

Dr Yasmin Coulthard

General Dental Care

BDSc (Melb)

What is bruxism and how is it managed?

Bruxism – or grinding and clenching of the teeth, as it is usually known – is a common condition that often goes undiagnosed until there is substantial evidence that ... [Read More]
General
Smile Solutions
Smile Solutions

Smile Solutions

What is laser dentistry?

You’d be hard pressed to find someone who isn’t at least a little nervous when it comes time to visit the dentist, particularly if they require any procedure more ... [Read More]
General
Dr Peter Henderson
Dr Peter Henderson

Dr Peter Henderson

General Dental Care

BDSc (Melb), LDS (Vic)

Diabetes and oral health

Many people know that diabetes adds to the risk of heart disease and heart attack, stroke, vision loss, infections, loss of sensation, gangrene and lower limb loss – ... [Read More]
General
Naomi Hoopmann
Naomi Hoopmann

Naomi Hoopmann

Oral Hygiene and Dental Therapy

BOH (Adel)

What is dental erosion and how is it addressed?

A common finding during our dental examinations at Smile Solutions is dental erosion. This condition arises when the dental enamel on the tooth surface has dissolved. Any ... [Read More]
General
Dr Madeleine Hoopmann
Dr Madeleine Hoopmann

Dr Madeleine Hoopmann

General Dental Care

BDSc (Adel)

Top Ten Teeth Tips

1. Brush teeth twice a day for two minutes Make sure you concentrate the bristles of the toothbrush along the gum line as this is where plaque tends to collect. 2. ... [Read More]
General
Dr Mal Siddiqui
Dr Mal Siddiqui

Dr Mal Siddiqui

General Dental Care

BDSc (Hons) (Melb)

The stages of dental decay

From when we are very young, we are told to brush our teeth twice a day, control our sugar intake and floss regularly – otherwise, we will get cavities. But what is ... [Read More]
General
Dr Madeleine Hoopmann
Dr Madeleine Hoopmann

Dr Madeleine Hoopmann

General Dental Care

BDSc (Adel)

The Smile Solutions Experience

Smile Solutions is a state-of-the-art dental practice offering the entire spectrum of dental services within Melbourne's iconic Manchester Unity Building. I have been ... [Read More]
General
Dr Silvia Ciach
Dr Silvia Ciach

Dr Silvia Ciach

General Dental Care

BDSc (Melb)

What are the risks of having dental treatment overseas?

You will often hear talk, or read stories, about dental procedures carried out in developing countries such as Thailand at prices that seem too good to be true – at ... [Read More]
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