Dentures – What You Need To Know Part 1

Dentures which are commonly known as “false teeth” or in dental terms a “Prosthesis” are a custom designed removable plate or frame constructed to replace one or more teeth. They make a great alternative to your natural teeth. Dentures are usually made of acrylic,...

Dentures – What You Need to Know Part 2

Previous Page – Part 1 Continuation of “Dentures – What You Need to Know” Denture Adjustments An adjustment is almost always needed after having your new dentures fitted. At first minor adjustments may be necessary to correct any issues with...
Blindness Cured by a Tooth

Blindness Cured by a Tooth

A remarkable story featured on Channel 9’s 60 Minutes showed a breakthrough operation (successfully trialled first in Australia) has cured a patient’s blindness by implanting a tooth into his eye. The procedure is performed on people suffering from corneal blindness,...
10 Simple Dental Health Self Tests

10 Simple Dental Health Self Tests

1. Are you brushing in the morning and at night time? Yes: Brushing twice a day is very important for optimal dental health and good oral hygiene. Brushing reduces the bacterial load in your mouth and can help prevent gum disease, bad breath, and teeth staining. No:...

The Benefits of Chewing Sugar Free Gum

Have a busy schedule? Want to make sure you are doing everything you can to maintain and improve your oral health? It is still very important to brush using a fluoride tooth paste and floss your teeth twice daily but chewing sugar free gum is an excellent way to help...
Tooth Enamel Defects – 3 Treatment Options

Tooth Enamel Defects – 3 Treatment Options

Tooth Enamel Defects Clayton :: Tooth enamel is a semi translucent outer layer of the teeth. It is the hardest substance in our body but enamel does not contain any living cells, so it cannot restore itself if it was removed. It is the most highly mineralized...