Oral Thrush: Everything You Need to Know

21 August 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Oral thrush occurs when a yeast called candida builds up in the mouth. This fungus is present in a lot of people's mouths and will not normally cause any problems. However, if the balance of bacteria in your mouth changes, candida can multiply in your mouth and take over. When this occurs, the condition is typically known as oral thrush. Below is a guide to the risk factors, the symptoms of the condition, the treatments which are available for people suffering from oral thrush and the steps you can take to prevent oral thrush. Read More 

Steps to Finding the Right Dentist

21 August 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Finding the right dentist that will better suit your dental requirements involves stepping into the numerous fields of dentistry that exist today. The more you understand the various fields, the more successful you will be in your search for the correct dentist. The best place to begin is with a general dentist. They are licensed to diagnose dental issues along with oral conditions, and create treatment plans and provide certain treatments. Read More 

How to Keep Your Teeth Healthy, Beyond Just Brushing and Flossing!

3 August 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Regular brushing and flossing are very important for keeping your teeth and gums healthy and strong, and to avoid cavities, gum disease, and even the risk of tooth loss. However, brushing and flossing are not the only things you should be doing to ensure your teeth are healthy! While your dentist can give you personalised advice for keeping your teeth strong and for resisting cavities and other such damage, note a few tips that many people often overlook when it comes to proper oral hygiene and care. Read More 

Why Should Full Contact Sport Players Choose Invisalign Braces Over Traditional Metal Braces?

8 May 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Teenagers tend to be the most common users of orthotic devices to correct the alignment of their teeth. Of course, it's also while you're a teenager that you will most enjoy playing sports, including full contact sports. If this is the case, there are several problems that can be posed by wearing traditional fixed metal braces. However, that doesn't mean that you have to choose between taking part in those sports and having nice straight teeth for the rest of your life. Read More 

Three Reasons to Have a Missing Tooth Replaced

8 May 2017
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

If you've had a tooth extracted or knocked out, you will need to decide whether or not to have the missing tooth replaced by a restorative dental device (such as a denture or a dental implant) or to simply leave the socket empty. Generally speaking, it is better to opt for the former. Read on to learn more about why you should consider replacing your missing tooth. For cosmetic purposes Read More