Posted on: 01 January, 2023
While most people desire to have an attractive face, few understand that facial beauty is not only attributable to facial or symmetrical features but also has to do with good teeth and a well-defined bone structure. Even fewer people are aware of the inextricably entwined roles that the teeth and to.....
Posted on: 14 May, 2021
Straight teeth could help you to feel more confident about your appearance, but there can also be practical reasons for straightening your smile.
Teeth that are misaligned or crowded may be harder to clean, more prone to decay, affect eating and speech, or lead to other problems such as teeth grindi.....
Posted on: 07 September, 2020
Crooked, misaligned or 'buck' teeth can affect your appearance, but that's not the only reason why so many Australian teens and adults choose orthodontic treatments to straighten their smiles.
Properly aligned teeth have both aesthetic and functional advantages. Straight teeth are easier to keep cle.....
Posted on: 30 January, 2019
Many patients think that once the braces are off, their teeth will stay in their new positions forever; but this isn’t always right!
“But what if I wear my retainers?” We hear this question a lot. Retainers will most definitely minimise relapse, but most people’s bodies don’t remain static for th.....
Posted on: 12 October, 2018
Invisalign is a new teeth straightening option for many dental patients when it comes to the correction of crooked teeth. For a start, Invisalign is virtually invisible, it’s a plastic, custom-made set of dental aligners, Invisalign was invented to offer patients an alternative to the traditional an.....
Posted on: 14 February, 2018
While dental treatments abroad can be less expensive, they aren’t always better. Like most services, dental treatment can be performed at different levels of expertise, safety, and care. Materials used can also vary significantly in quality, especially when it comes to procedures like veneers, crown.....
Posted on: 30 March, 2017
Cosmetic dentistry without veneers is akin to a bird without wings. For years veneers have been the mainstay not only of cosmetic dentistry, but also of general restorative dentistry. They give people beautiful smile and at the same time restoring the structure of moderately broken down teeth.
Posted on: 07 December, 2016
If your brackets or wires have broken due to a trauma you may need to visit your dentist for an appointment immediately. They will assess the situation and tell you if you need treatment or if the problem can wait for your next appointment.
If, however, you are unable to schedule an appointment, the.....
Posted on: 24 October, 2016
Dental Implants - An overview
Dental Implants can be a great solution for anyone missing their adult teeth as they offer a functional and usually long-lasting solution. Patients often choose dental implants because of their durability and the effective manner in which they blend in with existing tee.....
Posted on: 26 April, 2016
In my 30 years of practice, the growth guidance appliance is arguably the most significant appliance I have used. The upper arch (maxilla bone) is one of the most important bones in the body as it determines the position of the lower jaw, which in turn may affect the airway and the TMJ joints.The go.....