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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How To Prepare Your Child For Their First Dental Appointment

23 April 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

For many parents, a child's first dental appointment can be both an exciting and intimidating milestone. A visit to the dentist signifies your little one may be entering into a new stage of childhood and will soon have the dentition to prove it. This can also be a fantastic opportunity to establish your child's dental care needs and plan a prevention of future conditions or poor teeth alignment. Therefore, it may be best not to leave it till later, no matter how frightened your child seems of the dental chair. Read More …

Signs You Might Have a Hairline Crack on a Front Tooth

13 February 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

You take great care of your teeth, and yet there's something wrong with one of your front central incisors, and you can't quite work out what it is. You can't see any problem, and there doesn't appear to be a cavity. Yet the tooth has suddenly become extremely sensitive, and you've begun to experience discomfort with food and drinks that are especially hot or cold. You need to consider the possibility that your front tooth might have a miniscule hairline crack. Read More …

How Often Should You Visit a Dentist?

11 February 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Despite oral health being a vital part of overall health, more than 2 million Australians choose not to visit the dentist for checkup or treatment. This is primarily attributed to the rising cost of health care. The situation is so severe that public dentists have waiting lines that range from 20 months to 3 years. While some can live for years and even decades without ever visiting a dentist, it's not always a wise option. Read More …

Some Benefits of Dental Implants

11 February 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Some people are put off by the idea of having dental implants fitted into their mouth because it involves a surgical procedure. When implants are fitted, they will be drilled into the jawbone of the patient, which means that a general anaesthetic will be required. However, once dental implants are in place, they will last a lifetime. Therefore, you will be able to attach false teeth much more reliably if you opt for them rather than conventional dentures. Read More …

Never Had Anesthetic at the Dentist Before? Here’s What You Can Expect

11 February 2020
 Categories: Dentist, Blog

Some procedures at your local general dentistry clinic require your dentist to inject anesthetic directly into your gums with a syringe. If this has never been necessary for you before, the very idea might make you uncomfortable. But just imagine how uncomfortable you would be without the anesthetic. If you've never had to have such an injection prior to dental work, what can you expect? The Initial Injection There is obviously going to be some discomfort as the needle pierces your gums. Read More …