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Teeth and Personalities: 3 Things Your Smile Says About You

In the intricate dance of first impressions, smiles play a pivotal role, often acting as the silent harbingers of our inner selves. Beyond the simple act of expressing joy, our smiles convey a wealth of information about our personalities, attitudes, and health. This connection between our dental aesthetics and the perceptions they foster is not merely anecdotal; it is deeply rooted in psychological studies and societal observations. This blog explores three fundamental aspects of how Read more…

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6 Surprising Foods That Clean Your Teeth as You Eat

In the realm of oral health, regular brushing and flossing stand undisputed as the champions of dental care. However, what if certain aspects of your diet could also play a role in keeping your teeth clean? Beyond the well-known advice to avoid sugary treats and acidic beverages, there exists an array of foods that, surprisingly, contribute to oral hygiene with every bite. Here, we explore six foods that not only delight the palate but also Read more…

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Gum Health: The Unsung Hero of a Bright Smile

In the pursuit of a radiant smile, much attention is lavished on teeth—their colour, alignment, and brightness. Yet, nestled within the contours of our mouths lies an aspect of oral health that often escapes the spotlight: our gums. Gum health is foundational to not only maintaining a vibrant smile but also safeguarding our overall well-being. The Foundation of Oral Health Gums—technically known as gingiva—play a pivotal role in oral health. They provide a secure casing Read more…

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Meet the team Dr. Pateel Garabet

Meet our newest team member, Dr. Pateel Garabet. Patell is a passionate individual with diverse interests and a strong commitment to oral health. She studied at the University of Queensland after high-school, receiving first-class Honours in neuroscience. She continued her education at Griffith University to study dentistry where she developed a love for oral disease prevention and restoring healthy smiles. She also loves helping kids love the dentist early on and has a very gentle Read more…

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7 Common Dental Procedures Explained: What You Need to Know

When it comes to dental health, understanding common procedures can ease the anxiety that often accompanies a visit to the dentist, knowing what to expect can help you feel more at ease. Here are seven common dental procedures demystified for your peace of mind. 1. Dental Fillings and Repairs Dental fillings are used to repair teeth that have been damaged by decay or injury. Using materials such as gold, porcelain, or composite resin, dentists remove Read more…