Here are some frightening statistics for you. Did you know that three out of ten adults aged 25 to 44 have untreated tooth decay? And that one in four children aged five to ten have untreated tooth decay in their primary teeth? Not good.
Posts Categorised: General Dental Advice
Australia Dental Burpengary is celebrating it’s 4th Birthday! What a great achievement for us in our local area since first opening on the 7th of October 2014!!! We would like to thank all our lovely patients that we have been fortunate enough to meet over the past years, we look forward to spending many more in… Read more »
Australia Dental Burpengary will be closed for the Queens Birthday Public Holiday on Monday the 1st Of October 2018! We will re-open at 8.30am on Tuesday the 2nd of October 2018. Book an appointment today at www.australiadental.com Like us on Facebook!
It’s Competition time again at Australia Dental Burpengary!!! Here at Australia Dental Burpengary, we are supporting our farmers by accepting and offering non-perishable food donations in conjunction with the Southern Cross Drought Relief! So Dr Terry & the team have decided that in support of our local farmers that we would base our competition on our… Read more »
As the school holidays approach, it is a great time for the kids to book in for their check up and cleans before they head back to school! It is important for all of our younger patients parents to remember to take full advantage of the Governments Child Dental Benefit Schedule (CDBS). The Governments Child… Read more »
Some of us don’t look forward to visiting the dentist, regardless of whether we are aware of the long-term benefits or not. So with all the unnecessary anxiety surrounding dentists and dental health, it’s not surprising that myths about oral health continue to circulate in our society. However, many of these are totally unfounded. But… Read more »
Spring has Sprung!! Many of us don’t replace our toothbrush head every 3 months like our dentist recommends! It doesn’t matter how many times we see the faded worn bristles, the second we put that brush down, we often forget our intention to change it! There are several reasons on why we need to change… Read more »
Congratulations to the winner of our Kid’s Colouring In Competition for Dental Health Week at Australia Dental Burpengary! The child who Dr Terry Tooth Fairy chose to have the best colouring in picture entry was little Miss Verity. Congratulations Verity, come on down to the practice with mum or dad to pick up your prize… Read more »
Hey kids there is still time to enter Australia Dental Burpengary’s Dr Terry Tooth Fairy colouring in competition to celebrate Dental Health Week. The most creative picture will win a Free Electric Toothbrush!!! So don’t forget to enter now!! Competition rules are as follows: . Open to children 12yrs and under (one entry… Read more »
Dental anxiety is a term used to describe a common condition whereby patients feel fear, anxiety or stress when in a dental setting. The degree of fear can vary, from general unease to experiencing a panic attack at the thought of a dental visit, and it can be associated with triggers including needles, drills or… Read more »