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Top Tips to Help Kids Overcome their Fear of the Dentist

For most adults, a visit to the dentist is a routine part of life, but for a child, the dental surgery can be an unfamiliar place and seem scary. Small children often think the dentist is going to hurt them or they become anxious because they don’t know what to expect. It is important that…

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What Makes Wisdom Teeth Harder to Remove?

Wisdom teeth are a set of third molar that rarely grow into position correctly. Complications are commonplace with wisdom teeth. Symptoms include failure to fully erupt through the gum, the teeth becoming impacted or causing other teeth the shift out of alignment. Wisdom teeth can also grow on abnormal angles which can affect our other…

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Healthy Eating to Promote Strong Teeth in Children

You’ve taught your child the basics of looking after their teeth: brushing and flossing twice a day. However, the secret to healthy teeth might be in your child’s lunchbox. The foods our children eat have a big impact on their teeth. Here is a list of the tooth-friendly foods you should incorporate into every meal…

Dental Hygiene

8 Great Dental Hygiene Tips

Your mouth serves many functions like smiling, chewing and speaking. Dental health is also directly related to your overall body health. Discoloured teeth, broken teeth, gum infection and other dental problems can also affect your self-confidence. With this in mind, maintaining good dental hygiene is extremely important. Below is a list of 10 useful tips to…

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Invisalign Treatment

One of the first things people notice about you is your smile. If you are self-conscious of your smile and unhappy with the alignment of your teeth, Invisalign may be an option to give you the straight, beautiful smile you deserve. What is Invisalign? Invisalign is an orthodontic treatment that doesn’t require wearing braces. Most…

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Dental Trauma

Sports injuries, playground accidents, mishaps at home and car collisions are among the more common causes of dental trauma. Some dental problems need to be treated as soon as possible, while others can wait a few days. Do you know which is which? The team at Pimpama City Dental Centre are here to help with…

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Root Canal Treatment- Not as Painful as You Think!

Many people associate root canal treatment with excruciating pain and discomfort. However, the pain you feel is usually caused by infection or injury to the tooth, not the root canal treatment itself. Root canal treatment is actually performed to eliminate the pain.

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Dental Treatment Before, During and After Pregnancy

Taking good care of your teeth and gums is always important, but even more so when you are pregnant. Pregnancy causes many hormonal changes in your body and this, in turn, can increase your risk of developing gum disease. Below are some tips to help you maintain good oral health before, during and after pregnancy….

Crowns and Veneers

Crowns and Veneers

Are you wanting to change or refresh your smile? Unhappy with the condition of your teeth? Well, thanks to cosmetic dentistry you don’t have to be anymore! Porcelain crowns and veneers are designed to blend in seamlessly in the mouth and give you a perfect smile. There are some differences between to the two, so…

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Benefits of Dental Implants

Options to replace missing teeth were once very limited, with partial dentures or bridges being the main treatment to fill in the gaps. A dental implant is a procedure to replace a missing tooth permanently. Unlike other options, dental implants replace the whole tooth including the root. A titanium screw is inserted into the jawbone…