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Use It or Lose It!

Use It or Lose It!

With the New Year fast approaching, most private health insurance dental benefits expire on the 31st December. Unfortunately, most health funds do not allow rollover of benefits – they take a USE IT OR LOSE IT APPROACH. It is essential that if you have any required treatment that they are booked in and completed before the end of the calendar year so you can maximise

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Maintaining a Healthy Smile During Pregnancy

Maintaining a Healthy Smile During Pregnancy

If you are pregnant, make sure you tell your dentist at your next check-up. Ideally, it is best to visit us before you try for a baby, so we can thoroughly check your dental health and provide any necessary care before pregnancy. However, routine dental care is generally safe while you are pregnant, and we will ensure you only receive treatments that will not harm

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Breaking Open the Common Myths About Fluoride

Breaking Open the Common Myths About Fluoride

Fluoride is a naturally occurring mineral which is essential for hardening teeth, but despite its advantages, there are many myths surrounding fluoride. We’ve listed some of the most common myths and the facts. Myth 1: Fluoride can cause cancer. Fact: Studies worldwide have failed to show any link between fluoride and cancer. Myth 2: Fluoridated water is banned in Europe. Fact: Water fluoridation isn’t banned

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Are You Ready to Greet Summer with a Smile?

Are You Ready to Greet Summer with a Smile?

Who doesn’t love summer? But all those sweet foods and drinks can take a toll on your teeth, while summer sports increase the risk of dental injuries. Luckily, summer is the perfect time to get ahead with your family’s dental treatments. Looking After Your Child’s Teeth Once your child receives their first tooth, book a dental check-up. Your child should have a full dental exam

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For an Edible Sunscreen, Choose Watermelon

For an Edible Sunscreen, Choose Watermelon

Watermelon is a tasty summer treat but did you know it can also help to protect your skin? How Can Watermelon Help to Protect Skin? As its name suggests, watermelon is mainly water, but it is an excellent source of potassium and vitamins A and C. Significantly, watermelon is also rich in lycopene, an antioxidant that is also found in tomatoes and red-coloured fruits. Why

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