Can you improve the appearance of my silver fillings?

Posted by & filed under FAQ's .

Many of our patients feel self-conscious about their old-fashioned amalgam fillings, and want a natural-looking alternative. At Australia Dental we can replace your old fillings with durable tooth-coloured fillings, colour matching them to the exact shade and translucency of your natural teeth for a flawless new smile.

Do you have any tips for tooth brushing?

Posted by & filed under FAQ's .

Using a soft bristled brush and fluoride toothpaste, brush your teeth up and down from gum to tooth around your mouth. Try not to scrub sideways, as this can cause your teeth to become very sensitive around the gum line over time. Try using an electric toothbrush with extra features like pressure sensors and timers,… Read more »

How often should I visit my dentist at Australia Dental?

Posted by & filed under FAQ's .

If you have good basic oral health, we recommend you visit us every six months for a thorough examination and professional clean. At your regular visits to our friendly team, we’ll look for new signs of tooth decay, check for any broken fillings, and identify potential problems early, when they are easier and less expensive… Read more »

How can I prevent tooth decay?

Posted by & filed under FAQ's .

Tooth decay is an entirely avoidable problem. To prevent cavities, you should: Brush twice a day and floss once a day Use a fluoride toothpaste to make your teeth surfaces more resistant to acid Limit your intake of sugary foods or drinks, and eat a balanced diet Visit the Australia Dental team regularly for a… Read more »

Regional Health Summit – Clontarf Beach SHS

Posted by & filed under Kids Dental .

Regional Health Summit - Clontarf Beach SHS

Australia Dental Clontarf was proud to be invited to participate in the first Regional Health Summit, held by Clontarf Beach State High School. Our practice was one of 30 health industry exhibitors involved in the Summit. The Career’s Day was aimed at Year’s 10, 11 and 12 from ten various High School’s in the region…. Read more »