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...
How to avoid sensitive teeth

How to avoid sensitive teeth

Most of us will experience some form of tooth sensitivity at some point in our lives. Our teeth become sensitive when the enamel becomes damaged or worn. This exposes the underlying dentine, which contains small tubules that lead directly to the nerves in your teeth....
Ensure a great smile from childhood

Ensure a great smile from childhood

The perfect smile begins at infancy. When babies start teething, they will start biting on anything they can get their hands on. This is the first experience that a child may have with their teeth. Qualified dentists that are accustomed to working with children can...
Get great dental care

Get great dental care

Your dental care experience depends on the quality of service and being comfortable. Untrue stereotypes relating to the dental industry and oral care can cripple your experience. When you have a cavity, one may tell you to just go to the dentist. But it might not be...
Oral health complications in children

Oral health complications in children

It is not uncommon for children to have bad oral health habits if good habits were not introduced earlier. Dental care can be presented before a baby develops teeth. The first way is by simply washing their mouth and gums with clean water during bath time and doing...
Preventative Care Appointments

Preventative Care Appointments

So, it’s been a while since you saw your dentist and you feel a little anxious about going. You ou feel a bit ashamed, and you don’t know what to expect. You’re wondering what will happen and whether your dentist will scold you over the condition of...
Telling someone that they have bad breath

Telling someone that they have bad breath

Having bad breath does not necessarily equate to inadequate oral hygiene. A lot of people who suffer from this dental problem may have an underlying medical issue that a dentist can treat. The good part is that your dental practitioner can prescribe some remedies to...