General Dentistry

Halitosis – Chronic Bad Breath

Bad breath can have a big impact on your life.  Among other things, it can make conversation unpleasant, make food taste differently, and even result in difficulties with dating. Halitosis is the medical term for chronic bad breath. Everyday bad breath (morning...

Saliva, The Silent Defender!

Keeping hydrated on a hot summer’s day can be a challenge with temperatures rising further and further. However, it is very important to keep your water intake levels high to also keep saliva levels in the mouth high. Saliva plays a vital role in keeping our mouths...

Hypomineralised teeth (Chalky teeth)

Hypomineralisation (sometimes called chalky teeth) is a developmental condition that affects teeth as they are forming during the last trimester of pregnancy and the first four years of life. Enamel on these teeth has marked, chalky looking areas with less mineral...

How important really are my gums?

Everyone knows that a house or building needs a strong foundation to support it; a well-built house can still have a weak foundation which could compromise the integrity of the entire structure. Your gums form the foundation for your teeth and keeping them healthy is...

Can You See a Dentist While Pregnant

Can You See a Dentist While Pregnant

Pregnancy can lead to dental problems in some women which is why pregnancy dental care is a very important topic. It is important that you tell your dentist you are pregnant as it can affect the type of care necessary for you. Routine check ups, scale and cleans and...