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Why do my teeth stain?

As teeth whitening becomes increasingly popular with people of all ages it poses the question, why do my teeth stain. There are numerous reasons teeth staining may occur but can be narrowed down to our day to day habits. This includes food/drink, tobacco use, poor dental hygiene and certain medications. Food/drink: Food and drinks such…

Dental Phobia

The dentist is the least favourite place for many people, but there is no need to be scared. The fear of the dentist can prevent many from seeking required dental treatment and living in pain, but there are ways to overcome this phobia and maintain a healthy smile. Face your fears – it’s easier said…

Sugar Intake

As the New Year is in full swing it’s the perfect time to reconsider some of those naughty habits, and consider how they may affect your smile. Did you know a high sugar diet can increase your risk of tooth decay? Sugar feeds the bacteria living in plaque on the teeth, causing decay and gum…

Whiter Teeth for Valentine’s Day

With Valentine’s Day coming up, preparation is in full swing. If you have a special date night planned and want to look your best and add a bit of extra sparkle to smile, our teeth whitening options are just for you. Teeth whitening is a very popular method of boosting your self-confidence as it is…

Sports Mouthguards – Protect your teeth

Dental injuries are common when playing sport for both children and adults. To protect your mouth against impact, it is important to consider purchasing a custom-fitted sports mouthguard. A sports mouthguard is an oral appliance made of soft plastic used to protect your teeth and gums from sustaining injuries during sport. Many sports-retail stores and…

Happy Holidays

The festive season is upon us. Time to relax. Unwind and enjoy quality time with family and friends and indulge in all those Christmas goodies. Unfortunately toothaches and dental mishaps do not always run to holiday and Christmas schedules. Access to dental care during this busy time is our top priority. Here at Pimpama City…

How to clean your dentures

The purpose of wearing dentures is to enable patients who have lost some or all of their teeth to speak, smile and eat naturally. These things are only possible, however, if their dentures are comfortable and well-maintained. Learning how to clean dentures is important to maintaining good daily hygiene, but occasionally you may find it…