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Dental fear and anxiety

Fear of the dentist is based on different reasons. Common dental fears include:
  1. Bad dental experiences - If you have experienced pain during or after dental treatment, you may avoid dentists because you are worried that having treatment will hurt. Our team will explain what to expect du

Causes of dry mouth

Dry mouth may not be as painful as a toothache but a constant feeling if dryness is uncomfortable. Some people with dry mouth find eating or talking difficult and report feelings of nausea. But the biggest concern associated with dry mouth is that it can cause oral he

How much should a dental check up cost?

There has been a lot of coverage in the media about the cost of dental treatment. Just in the last month, we heard stories about people being charged huge amounts for emergency work and routine check ups. There are also some tales of people resorting to diy dentistry as they cannot afford to go to t

Do I need a dental check up?

dental check up calendar We all know it's easy to forget that dental checkup and put it on the list

Healthy gums

We always focus on bright, white teeth with no decay as the signs of a healthy mouth but healthy gums are the basis of good oral health. Just like a house needs a solid foundation, your teeth are only as strong as the structures that support and surround them. Recedin

Effects of sitting on health

You may have already heard the

Do you know the drill?

Fear of the dentist is often associated with the particular noise of the drills. But that whining sound is due to the high speed of drills that allow dentists to work quickly and efficiently in that small space. Dentist use a

What is cosmetic dentistry?

Cosmetic dentistry refers to dental treatments that  improve the appearance of teeth, gums and bite. Cosmetic dentistry can be carried out by all dentists, as it includes both simple and complex procedures. Before commencing cosmetic treatment,  you and your dentist