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Smile Solutions
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Should your child see a specialist paediatric dentist?

Why your child should see a paediatric dentist As parents, we all know that oral hygiene is important. We know our children should brush their teeth twice a day, floss ... [Read More]
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5 things you should know about your new dentures

1. Wearing dentures is a learning curve So, you have received your new set of dentures to replace your missing teeth. Usually, the first set are immediate dentures. ... [Read More]
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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.)

What can I eat and drink following jaw surgery?

What can I eat and drink following jaw surgery? Good nutrition is important following facial surgery to help healing. After your surgery, chewing and swallowing may be ... [Read More]
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Dr Chankhrit Sathorn
Dr Chankhrit Sathorn

Dr Chankhrit Sathorn

Specialist Endodontist

DDS, Grad.Dip.Dent, DClinDent, PhD, MRACDS (Endo)

The risk of broken files during root canal treatment

In root canal treatment, as with any medical and dental procedures, there is always the risk of complications. One of the inherent risks in root canal therapy is broken instruments. Dentists ... [Read More]
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Dr Artika Soma
Dr Artika Soma

Dr Artika Soma

Specialist Endodontist

BDS (Otago), DClinDent (Otago)

Why is the microscope so crucial in endodontic treatment...

Endodontic treatment or Root canal treatment is a familiar concept for many dental patients. It has often been described as the epitome of discomfort, made worse by urban ... [Read More]
Implants
Dr Kia Pajouhesh
Dr Kia Pajouhesh

Dr Kia Pajouhesh

General Dental Care

BSc, BDSc (Melb)

Who should I see for dental and teeth implants, and...

The dental implants cost factors relate to the fact that they involve two stages: a surgical component, where the titanium fixture or rod is placed in your jaw bone ... [Read More]
Implants
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What are the replacement options for missing teeth?

Let’s start with why we have to replace missing teeth at all. Is it important to do so? What will happen if you don’t get a replacement? The human dentition is ... [Read More]
Implants
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Implant versus bridge for a single tooth replacement

Almost everyone looking to replace a missing tooth wants to know “What is better for me? A dental implant or a dental bridge?” First, it’s useful to understand exactly ... [Read More]
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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]
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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
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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]
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