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Dr Sandie Copland
Dr Sandie Copland

Dr Sandie Copland

General Dental Care

BAppSc (Hons) (USyd), DDS (Melb)

Dental Health Week 2018: Watch Your Mouth

Dental Health Week is upon us once again and this year the Australian Dental Association is saying Watch Your Mouth: Not just your teeth. Not just your gums. Your whole ... [Read More]
Cosmetic
Dr Madeleine Hoopmann
Dr Madeleine Hoopmann

Dr Madeleine Hoopmann

General Dental Care

BDSc (Adel)

If enamel is the hardest substance in the body, why...

Why do teeth break? Teeth are made up of four main substances; EnamelDentineCementumPulp Enamel is the mineral layer which covers the outside of the crown of ... [Read More]
General
Smile Solutions
Smile Solutions

Smile Solutions

How Do I Prevent Dental Decay?

What is Dental Decay? Dental decay is the process by which the hard outer layer of a tooth – the enamel ­– is broken down and the softer inside layer – called ... [Read More]
General
Naomi Hoopmann
Naomi Hoopmann

Naomi Hoopmann

Oral Hygiene and Dental Therapy

BOH (Adel)

3 oral hygiene tips you need to know

Good oral health is not only important to your appearance but also essential for your overall physical health. Good oral hygiene helps prevent a variety of different ... [Read More]
General
Smile Solutions
Smile Solutions

Smile Solutions

Can a dental abscess affect your general health?

The short answer to whether a dental abscess can affect your general health is Yes. This is because, although the manifestation is localised, the implications of dental ... [Read More]
General
Smile Solutions
Smile Solutions

Smile Solutions

How do I make sure I never have bad breath (Halitosis)?

Here at Smile Solutions patients often ask us about the problem of bad breath and what they can do to prevent or manage it. Bad breath, or halitosis, affects up to ... [Read More]
General
Smile Solutions
Smile Solutions

Smile Solutions

How to care for your toothbrush

We all know how important oral hygiene is, and using a toothbrush is a key part of that, but how many of you actually think about the importance of caring for your toothbrush ... [Read More]
General
Smile Solutions
Smile Solutions

Smile Solutions

Is flossing really that important?

Each time you visit your team of hygienists, dentists and dental assistants for a check-up and clean, there's one question you're almost certain to hear: "Have you been ... [Read More]
General
Emily Fitzgerald
Emily Fitzgerald

Emily Fitzgerald

Orthodontic Dental Therapy

ADOH (RMIT)

Should I be using mouthwash as well as brushing and...

We often see advertising spruking the various benefits of mouthwash, including reduction of gum disease and tooth decay, as well as the creation of fresh breath. But ... [Read More]
General
Smile Solutions
Smile Solutions

Smile Solutions

Common dental emergencies and what to do

Dental emergency is a term used to describe incidences when you need to see your dentist as soon as possible, and is usually associated with pain. Timely seeking of ... [Read More]
General
Belinda Smithwick
Belinda Smithwick

Belinda Smithwick

Oral Hygiene and Dental Therapy

ADOH (RMIT)

Health problems linked to poor oral hygiene

In recent years medical researchers have identified a relationship between poor oral hygiene and many health conditions. Some of the more significant health conditions ... [Read More]
General
Dr Madeleine Hoopmann
Dr Madeleine Hoopmann

Dr Madeleine Hoopmann

General Dental Care

BDSc (Adel)

How often should I go to the dentist?

As a general rule it is recommended that you visit your dentist for a check-up and clean once every six months. In dentistry, as in many areas of health, prevention is ... [Read More]
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