Why you should use a straw!

Why you should use a straw!

Drinks like iced coffee, fruit juices, energy drinks, and soft drinks contribute significantly to the staining, decay and erosion of the teeth. Sipping these beverages through a straw can protect your teeth. How drinks damage your teeth Staining – Strongly pigmented...
Protect Your Smile From Acid Reflux!

Protect Your Smile From Acid Reflux!

Looking inside someone’s mouth, dentists can learn a lot! We get clues about your diet, how you sleep, and whether you suffer from acid reflux. Acid Reflux Is Very Common Acid reflux is pretty common in adults over the age of 20. It is a condition where stomach acid...
Tips for great oral health

Tips for great oral health

The beginning of the new year is a great time to reevaluate your oral health routine and make adjustments where necessary. A squeaky-clean mouth is a framework for good overall health. We all know the essential practices for good oral hygiene, the keys to a healthy...
What can you eat with Braces

What can you eat with Braces

So you’re getting braces to enhance your smile? Congratulations! Braces are a great tool to redesigning your smile and making your oral structures more functional, but they do have their hindrances and food is a big one! In this blog post, we’ll be looking...
How to choose a cosmetic dentist

How to choose a cosmetic dentist

When deciding on a cosmetic dentist, consider that this person is going to be changing your appearance, so the cheapest or even the most advanced-looking clinic may not be the best choice. You want a dentist who has experience with cosmetic procedures – who can...
The Wonders of Composite Resin Bonding

The Wonders of Composite Resin Bonding

What Is Composite Resin Bonding? Composite resin is a unique material used by dentists in a variety of ways. This substance, which mimics the appearance of natural tooth enamel, is a clay-like material that dentist can mould onto a tooth, harden with a special light,...
Prepare your Smile for the Festive Season

Prepare your Smile for the Festive Season

There is a lot to look forward to during the holidays—Time with family, Christmas parties, time off from work, presents, and delicious food. The December holidays are usually an excuse to indulge and spoil yourself with all the wonderfully tasty treats you can handle....
How to care for veneers

How to care for veneers

Many people have an interest in porcelain veneers as a treatment to enhance the look of their teeth. Veneers are made from high-quality dental porcelain and are only about as thick as a contact lens, making this restoration ideal for certain improvements. We use...
4 ways a smile can change your life

4 ways a smile can change your life

We don’t usually think about smiling or laughing because they happen spontaneously. However, they do make us feel better—and, studies proceed to show us their many benefits. Smiling Evokes Trust A study recently in the Journal of Economic Psychology tells us...
Everything you need to know about Mouth Cancer

Everything you need to know about Mouth Cancer

Hundreds of new cases of mouth and oropharyngeal cancer are diagnosed in SA every year. It’s one of the few cancers predicted to become more common in the coming years. So, sharing information about the risk factors, signs and symptoms are incredibly important...