Hayfever Vs. Tooth Pain

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Pollen causing allergies can cause oral discomfort. Sinus problems are often escalated with the onset of Spring and tooth pain is often the result. A few simple tests to try and determine if your pain is sinus related might be worth a try. Try a change in position, such as tipping your head back and… Read more »

Choices in Dentistry!

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The concept of ‘Window Shopping Phenomenon’ in the health system describes a consumer-orientated practice where the patient materialises dental services while obtaining different quotations for his/her required treatment from various facilities to compare and select from. One might think all dentists use the same materials for the same tooth and think that paying for a… Read more »

Do you suffer from a dry mouth?

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Dry mouth syndrome affects about 10 per cent of the general population with 25 per cent of those being older people. Dry mouth syndrome is when there is not enough saliva (spit) in th e mouth.  Having a dry mouth may be a symptom of an underlying problem such as certain prescription medications, symptoms may… Read more »

Suffering from a Toothache?

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Toothache is one of the most common reasons for people to visit the Dentist. Even though someone may know that there is an issue, such as a cavity, they may avoid coming to the dentist because of anxiety, financial concerns, or because they do not believe there is truly a problem until pain develops. Even… Read more »

Toofus’ Tripping

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Toofus’ latest global adventure has taken him to Amsterdam with a tip-toe through the tulips! There is no end to where you might find our Toofus. Without warning, we receive images of his frivolity and never quite know where he might be! The “king of selfies” forwarded his latest self portrait from the tulip fields… Read more »

Dental Care For Children

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Dental care is important regardless of your age. In a perfect world dental professionals would see dental care start from a young age and continue until well after a person turns 100. Seeing a Dentist for regular check-ups and treatment from an early age is an essential part of maintaining a healthy mouth for life…. Read more »

The Feminine Touch

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Australia Dental Clontarf has two gentle and caring female dentists for those who prefer the feminine touch. We were so often asked by patients if we had female dentists in our team and for a short time we were without. Dr Crystle and Dr Cherie have both been very well accepted by our patients at… Read more »