Should we put more focus on the message of beverage acidity?


This is from a recent article from the Australian Dental Association: Fifty-two percent of Australians are reportedly exceeding the World Health Organization’s (WHO) guideline for free sugar intake to be less than 10% of total daily energy intake, therefore it is to be commended that sugar takes such prominence in oral health promotion. It is, [...]

Should we put more focus on the message of beverage acidity?2019-07-16T15:08:18+10:00

Teaching good oral hygiene to your children


  Teaching good oral hygiene to your children Did you know that parents should assist their child with brushing and flossing their teeth twice daily until 8-9 years old? To mark World Oral Health Day the Australian Dental Association have some great tips to help parents care for their child's oral health. It’s never too [...]

Teaching good oral hygiene to your children2019-06-21T21:49:01+10:00

Sensitive Teeth – causes and how to reduce the problem


‘Sensitive Teeth’ are teeth that are painful when exposed to extremes of temperatures. Sensitivity can be triggered by hot, cold, sweet or acidic food and drinks.  The pain experienced is often sudden sharp pain. Underneath the protective enamel coating of teeth is a highly porous layer called dentine.  If the tooth is not covered [...]

Sensitive Teeth – causes and how to reduce the problem2019-07-09T12:22:34+10:00

Limestone Dental Group is a TUH preferred provider


  TUH has a network of preferred provider dentists across Queensland to improve health care services to its members. At Limestone Dental we are excited to be one of these preferred providers. Preferred Providers charge an agreed fee per service which is generally lower than non-preferred dental providers. Members on any extras cover (excluding Basic [...]

Limestone Dental Group is a TUH preferred provider2019-03-11T12:20:16+10:00

Limestone Dental is a preferred dental providers: HCF Member


Limestone Dental Group are participating Dental providers for HCF in Ipswich. This means that we can offer the maximum rebate on dental services for members of HCF who have extras cover. Any gap cost you have will depend on the level of your HCF Dental cover. Should you require treatment our team at Limestone Dental [...]

Limestone Dental is a preferred dental providers: HCF Member2019-02-28T22:09:47+10:00

Play it safe – wear a mouthguard


Play it safe, wear a mouthguard. Each year, thousands of adults and children are treated for dental injuries that could have been prevented or minimised by simply wearing a mouthguard. The Australian Dental Association strongly recommends the use of a mouthguard in any sport or activity where collision or contact is likely, and during both [...]

Play it safe – wear a mouthguard2019-01-30T15:48:56+10:00

General Anaesthetic Dentistry


Do you have dental phobias or have issues with having dentistry provided in a dental surgery? At Limestone Dental we understand that for some people going to the dentist is a nerve-racking experience. When you need to get dental treatment it can be even more unsettling. While most dental procedures aren’t painful, some people can get [...]

General Anaesthetic Dentistry2019-09-10T17:06:49+10:00

Oral health basics


Oral health basics Four simple tips 1. Brush twice a day, using fluoride toothpaste Brush your teeth for at least two minutes, twice a day. Use a soft-bristled toothbrush with small head and flexible neck. Clean teeth systematically, holding toothbrush at gumline at a 45 degree angle. Don’t press too hard – too much pressure can [...]

Oral health basics2017-08-07T16:12:46+10:00

Brushing… Keeping your teeth clean and healthy


Brushing... Keeping your teeth clean and healthy If you’re like most people, you probably don’t give much thought to how you brush your teeth, beyond squirting on some toothpaste and scrubbing back and forth. But as your dentist will tell you, how you brush your teeth matters a great deal. How often you brush, how [...]

Brushing… Keeping your teeth clean and healthy2017-07-26T14:14:21+10:00

Custom Mouthguard


Did you know it’s important to regularly get a new mouthguard? As we get older our teeth move and it can affect the fit of a mouthguard, growing children and teenagers may need a new mouthguard each year. So take five minutes and check the fit of your current mouthguard, if it doesn’t [...]

Custom Mouthguard2019-05-01T14:17:32+10:00