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Children's
Dr Janita Shah
Dr Janita Shah

Dr Janita Shah

Specialist Paediatric Dentist

BDS, DClinDent (PAED), MRACDS (PAED)

Dental Crowns for Children – Silver or White?

As a paediatric dental specialist, I have many parents asking why crowns are necessary to restore baby teeth and what types of crowns are available for children. What ... [Read More]
Children's
Dr Janita Shah
Dr Janita Shah

Dr Janita Shah

Specialist Paediatric Dentist

BDS, DClinDent (PAED), MRACDS (PAED)

How can Smile Solutions help manage your child’s...

Going to the dentist can be quite stressful for children. Being asked to sit still -- often tipped back in a big chair -- with a bright light in their eyes and someone poking ... [Read More]
Children's
Dr Janita Shah
Dr Janita Shah

Dr Janita Shah

Specialist Paediatric Dentist

BDS, DClinDent (PAED), MRACDS (PAED)

Teething 101: 4 Paediatric Dentist-Approved Ways to...

If you find yourself in the teething zone – which can occur anytime between six months old and three years old – you don’t have to be stuck there. Dr Janita Shah ... [Read More]
Children's
Dr Janita Shah
Dr Janita Shah

Dr Janita Shah

Specialist Paediatric Dentist

BDS, DClinDent (PAED), MRACDS (PAED)

Why Baby Teeth are Important

Why Baby Teeth Matter “Why are baby teeth important? They fall out anyway, right?” This is a common sentiment expressed by many families attending the dental clinic ... [Read More]
Children's
Dr Janita Shah
Dr Janita Shah

Dr Janita Shah

Specialist Paediatric Dentist

BDS, DClinDent (PAED), MRACDS (PAED)

When Should a Child First Visit the Dentist?

It is recommended that a child’s first dental visit should be when their first tooth becomes visible or by their first birthday – whichever comes first. While this ... [Read More]
General
Cathy Huynh
Cathy Huynh

Cathy Huynh

Oral Hygiene and Dental Therapy

BOH (La Trobe)

Oral Health Care While Pregnant

During pregnancy, a woman’s body goes through a significant amount of changes. A woman’s oral health is no exception. During pregnancy, prominent hormones such as progesterone ... [Read More]
General
Elizabeth Baker
Elizabeth Baker

Elizabeth Baker

Oral Hygiene and Dental Therapy

BA (UNE), BOH (USyd)

What Is Gum Disease?

There are three basic states anyone’s gum tissues can be in, technically they are: healthy, gingivitis and periodontitis. Gingivitis and periodontitis are types of gum ... [Read More]
General
Dr Mal Siddiqui
Dr Mal Siddiqui

Dr Mal Siddiqui

General Dental Care

BDSc (Hons) (Melb)

Night Time Tooth Grinding/Clenching

Night time tooth grinding or clenching is a sleep disorder also known as ‘bruxism’. Adults that grind or clench their teeth at night may have generalised sensitivity ... [Read More]
General
Dr Stephen Do
Dr Stephen Do

Dr Stephen Do

General Dental Care

BHSc (Dent), MDent (La Trobe)

What To Do If You Suffer From Sensitive Teeth

Why do I have sensitive teeth? If you've ever experienced a sudden sharp pain on your tooth after a cold drink, you might have sensitive teeth. Other people find that ... [Read More]
General
Dr Aovana Timmerman
Dr Aovana Timmerman

Dr Aovana Timmerman

Specialist Endodontist

BDSc(Melb), FRACDS, DCD(Melb), GCertClinTeach, MRACDS (Endo)

Everything You Need to Know About Root Canal Treatment

 Root canal treatment is indicated when the pulp, the soft tissue inside the root canal, becomes inflamed or infected. The inflammation or infection can have a variety ... [Read More]
General
Dr Avi Aggarwal
Dr Avi Aggarwal

Dr Avi Aggarwal

General Dental Care

BDS (JCU)

How does sugar affect your dental health?

It has been long proven that cutting down on sugar can have all-round benefits for your health. Excessive sugar consumption has been linked to heart disease, obesity, diabetes ... [Read More]
General
Dr Avi Aggarwal
Dr Avi Aggarwal

Dr Avi Aggarwal

General Dental Care

BDS (JCU)

What are the causes, symptoms and treatment of mouth cancer?

Also known as oral cancer, or cancer of the oral cavity, it is often used to describe a family of cancers that originate from your mouth. The most common areas of the oral ... [Read More]
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