Sandra Frazier

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Take Control of Your Dental Health

Hello and welcome, dear readers! If you haven't been to the dentist for quite some time, you may be feeling pretty nervous about your next appointment. Do not panic! This blog has been created in the hope that it will provide you with everything you need to know about making a visit to the dentist clinic. We will explore the different treatments available to you, the steps you can take to protect your teeth and gums, and some top tips which will make your appointment straight forward and hassle-free. Make sure that you check back soon for more updates. Thanks!

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3 Signs It’s Time to Invest in Dental Implants

8 February 2021
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Missing teeth are a significant dental health issue than a cosmetic one. When you have missing teeth, you expose the remaining ones to possible damage through cavities. Your jaw also weakens with time, and you might develop gum disease and related complications. Once the tooth is missing, the jawbone starts losing its density, which leads to biting problems and facial collapse. If some of your teeth are missing, it's advisable to look for a permanent solution, such as getting dental implants to correct the problem. Read More …

Are You Planning to Get Dental Implants? 3 Tips For a Smooth Recovery After

29 December 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

The typical dental implant is a titanium root, which is fixed into the jawbone. Before the root is implanted, the dentist will check your teeth and gums to ensure that you can support an implant. After the root heals, they will fix an abutment, which will support the crown. The procedure is quite invasive, and it takes some time to recover. There is also a slim chance that you can develop complications, especially if you are not careful with the dentist's instructions. Read More …

Why You Shouldn’t Be Afraid to See the Dentist After Many Years

24 November 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Has it been too many years since you last visited a dentist? Dental anxiety is quite common in Australia, as it affects around 85% of people. If you experience some form of fear before visiting the dentist because of previous painful experiences, you should know that technological advancements have made treatments less painful. Proper dental care will improve your life's quality and overall health, and it's advisable to keep up with regular appointments. Read More …

Cemented vs Screwed: Which Dental Implants Are Right for You?

27 October 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

A dental implant is a tooth-like crown attached to a metal post. Dentists can use either a screw mechanism or dental cement to connect the two parts together. Each method has its own advantages and disadvantages. Let's take a look at each option so you can work out which is best for you. Screw Dental Implants Most molar dental implants contain a screw that attaches the crown to its supporting post. Read More …

Dental Emergencies: What to Do When You Have an Abscessed Tooth

22 October 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

A tooth abscess refers to the collection of pus in the tooth, gums or bones holding the teeth in place. An abscess occurs due to a bacterial infection, and it can cause an intense, throbbing pain that spreads to the cheeks, ears and entire face. If left untreated, the infection could spread to other parts of the body.  An abscessed tooth should be handled as a dental emergency. Once the pain spreads to the rest of the face, one may have a hard time eating, talking or even lying down. Read More …