dentist gold coast

Considering dental veneers to improve your smile?

If you are unhappy with the appearance of your teeth, dental veneers may be an option for you to improve your smile and restore confidence. Veneers can improve chipped and broken teeth, stained and crooked teeth, improve the shape/size of teeth and restore gaps in the smile. Veneers are a thin porcelain like shell that…

Gum Disease

Gum disease, also known as periodontal disease, is an infection of the tissue or gums that holds the tooth in place. If left untreated, gum disease can cause sore, bleeding gums, and in extreme cases, the teeth can become mobile. Gum disease can be prevented with proper care, including brushing twice a day and flossing…

Access Your Super for Dental Treatment

If you need dental implants or major dental work but have no idea how you’re going to pay for it, you could qualify for the Early Release of Superannuation. This has been made available to provide you with access to your funds when you need it most. Dental surgery involves numerous procedures, technologically advanced equipment…

Wisdom Tooth Removal

Wisdom teeth appear at the very back of the mouth. They are sometimes called the ‘Third molar’ and usually erupt at around 18-25 years old but can present earlier or even later on in life. Wisdom teeth removal is a common procedure but not everyone with wisdom teeth needs to have them removed. The most…

Are you experiencing dental anxiety?

If you are feeling nervous or anxious when you think about coming to the dentist, you are not alone. Many people often put off their dental appointments and treatment or just avoid coming to the dentist altogether because of such severe anxiety. Unfortunately, this puts your oral health at risk. Many people experience anxieties due…

What causes teeth staining

Have you noticed your teeth aren’t as white as they used to be and maybe not as white as you’d like? There are many things that can make your teeth lose their brightness and it’s clear in Australia, how healthy and white our teeth are is something we care about. Here are some common reasons…

Oral Health and Overall Health

The mouth is a window into the health of the body. Recent research provides evidence that oral health and overall health are inextricably linked. Like other areas of the body, your mouth teems with bacteria — mostly harmless but your mouth is the entry point to your digestive and respiratory tracts, and some of these…

Dental Crowns

If your tooth has a small hole in it the treatment you would usually require is a filling. However, if the hole (cavity) has progressed to the point where there is too much damage or decay for a filling treatment to be successful but you still have sufficient healthy tooth structure – then a crown…

In Chair Whitening

Here at Pimpama City Dental Centre we use Zoom whitening. This is a specialized product made by Philips to ensure the best possible results for our patients. In case you weren’t aware, teeth whitening is a treatment that uses bleaching products to lighten the colour of your teeth. It can also create a whiter appearance…

Dental Abscess

A tooth abscess is a pocket of pus that’s caused by a bacterial infection. The abscess can occur at different regions of the tooth for different reasons. A periapical abscess occurs at the tip of the root, whereas a periodontal abscess occurs in the gums at the side of a tooth root. A periapical tooth…