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Sensitive Teeth – causes and how to reduce the problem

2019-06-13T12:23:04+10:00

‘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 problem2019-06-13T12:23:04+10:00

Oral health basics

2017-08-07T16:12:46+10:00

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

2017-07-26T14:14:21+10:00

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