The Check-Up

A regular dental check-up is one of the most important things you can do for your dental health, next to brushing and flossing. Check-ups are not just for kids and they are not just to check for cavities. Check-ups are about: • Stopping (or preventing) dental problems...

What is the Role of a Dental Hygienist?

Dentistry has come a long way over the past few years! No longer are patients awaiting dentures in their senior years! With proper dental care, there is no reason why your teeth can’t last a life time. Having recently joined the dental team on a full time basis, my...

Bleaching

Bleaching is the application of a bleaching agent to the enamel of teeth to lighten the color. There are many commercial products available to achieve this and they fall broadly into 3 types: 1 Whitening toothpastes which contain the bleaching agent 2 Bleaching gels...