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Is Getting a Root Canal Painful?

Is Getting a Root Canal Painful?

Like most dental treatments, root canal therapy is performed using local anaesthesia. This numbs the area of the mouth being treated to prevent pain and discomfort during the procedure. According to one study, most patients who undergo root canal treatment in fact do not find it to be the most painf..... Read more

Category: General Dental

5 Signs You Might Have Gum Disease

5 Signs You Might Have Gum Disease

Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is inflammation of the gums by bacteria.Early stage disease is called gingivitis, and is usually easy to treat with good oral hygiene. If left untreated, the disease can become worse and cause permanent damage to gums and teeth. This advanced stage of ..... Read more

Category: Dental Emergency

4 Ways to Prevent Dental Accidents

4 Ways to Prevent Dental Accidents

Whether it's a motor vehicle accident; sporting injury; slip, trip or fall; or something you ate; dental accidents can happen at any time – but that doesn't mean you can't take steps to protect your teeth, gums and jaws from injury. This way, you can help lower the risk of your teeth getting chipped..... Read more

Category: Dental Emergency, General Dental

Is Fluoride Safe?

Is Fluoride Safe?

Most Australians today have access to fluoride in tap water and toothpaste, which has proven to help lower the rate of tooth decay, cavities and oral health problems.The levels of fluoride added to local water supplies are safe and effective for all ages, but consuming excessive amounts can cause sm..... Read more

Category: General Dental, Sydney CBD Dental

Are You Scared of Visiting the Dentist?

Are You Scared of Visiting the Dentist?

Many people feel nervous about visiting the dentist, but that doesn't have to mean missing out on important dental care.If you're worried about the possible pain or discomfort involved in treatments, you don't like needles or drills, or you've had a bad dental experience in the past, talking to your..... Read more

Category: General Dental