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Maximise Your Oral Health During Dental Health Week

Happy Dental Health Week – Here is some advice to maximise your oral health. For Dental Health Week 2019, the Australian Dental Association has provided us with important information that can help you to maximise your oral health. ADA has heaps of resources available to help you keep your oral…


Why am I grinding my teeth?

Grinding your teeth is a common thing that many adults, as well as young children, suffer with. In order to take the right course of action, we first need to understand why we grind our teeth and what we may be able to do about it. What does suffering from…


Don’t let anxiety ruin your smile

When you lose your spark Neglecting your oral health can cause you anxiety, it’s been proven to be linked to depression and a poor state of mind. This might seem far-fetched but depression falls into inflammatory disorders and poor oral health can lead to inflammation in the body. If you’re…


A Short History of Dental Care

The history of dental care goes back many thousands of years. While early concepts of dentistry have laid down the foundation for what we know now, it has been within the last couple hundred years where we have really started to push the envelope. Let's take a look at some…


Will a robot ever be your dentist?

As we hurtle towards a future that has already made artificial intelligence a near certainty, how long will it be before your dentist is an actual robot? With so many advancements in technology over the last 20 years or so, how long will it be before our fillings are done…


Why are regular dental check-ups so important?

The keys to achieving excellent oral and dental health are regular check-ups and professional cleaning and at G Dental we provide our Greensborough patients with both.   At G Dental we strive to provide our Greensborough patients with the highest standards of dentistry treatments and care at very affordable prices…


Four implications of dehydration

The importance of hydration. We all have goals in life and sometimes a goal can be as simple as staying hydrated. Dehydration can happen at any time and is usually due to your lack of water intake. While common symptoms may include headaches, dizziness and fatigue, your oral health also…


How to prepare for a holiday trip

Oral care whilst on vacation Vacation season is ahead, and many people would have started to plan their family’s next big adventure! Because we know that there is nothing worse than the pain and inconvenience of a dental emergency, we have put together a list of how you can best…


Breastfeeding and Dental Care for mum and baby

Breastfeeding and Dental Care | G Dental

Being a mother to a new born can be overwhelming, even if it is not your first child. Choosing whether to breastfeed or not can is a big decision during which most women undertake a lot of research. If you have chosen to breastfeed your little one, there is more…


The Pros of Opting for Veneers

5 Things you Should Know About Veneers │ G Dental

Everyone deserves a smile they can be proud of and here at G Dental we make it a priority to deliver just that. Many patients who have chipped, gapped, discoloured or worn out teeth, feel as though these are conditions they would have to live with for the rest of…


Important Facts About Tooth Decay

Facts about Tooth Decay | G Dental

8 things you should know about tooth decay Tooth decay can be one of the most painful and inconvenient dental problem. It is often caused by habits that could have easily been avoided. Although tooth decay is common, most people are not equipped with the basic knowledge of this issue…


Managing Dental Anxiety in Children

How To Handle Dental Anxiety in Children Not everyone enjoys a trip to the dentist and we have found that children are generally our most reluctant patients! Be that as it may, your child's oral health is a priority and regular dental visits should be on every parent's to-do lists…


The benefits of dental implants

Here at G Dental in Melbourne, we know that missing one or many teeth can be not only embarrassing but incredibly frustrating. Our range of dental implant treatments can give you a reason to smile with confidence again. Our philosophy has always been centred on providing you with the very…


Debunked: Common Myths About Wisdom Teeth

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Wisdom teeth. Do I have them? Do I have to remove them? Can I keep them? With all these myths about wisdom teeth and wisdom teeth extractions doing the rounds, it can be difficult to separate bits of truth from commonly-held misconceptions. These days, everyone has something to say. But…


Why do I have bad breath and how do I cure it?

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Why do I have bad breath and how do I cure it? Perhaps you are concerned about your own bad breath (also known as halitosis) or the bad breath of your partner… Whatever the reason, having bad breath stinks! Thankfully, there are ways to treat it and to find out…


Can dental crowns be whitened?

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Whitening your smile is one of the most popular dental treatment trends worldwide Patients often ask for a brilliant, evenly white smile, but sometimes this is not as easy as it seems. Dr Steven Mok at G Dental has created this blog to answer a very common question he gets asked…


What is a dental crown?

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A dental crown is a tooth-shaped, personalised ‘cap’, that’s placed over a tooth for protection or cosmetic enhancement If you have teeth that are cracked, broken or suffer from severe decay, a dental crown may be recommended. Depending on the severity of your individual case you may require a partial…


Top 5 reasons why children should visit the dentist

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Whether children still have their baby teeth or are growing permanent adult teeth, the state of their teeth throughout each stage of their development is one of the most important aspects of their overall health Regular check-ups for children allow parents to stay informed about their child’s dental health and…


Get a whiter, brighter smile

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Teeth whitening treatments are fast becoming one of the most popular treatments in cosmetic dentistry, as they are the fastest and most effective way to noticeably enhance your smile. Just like we have different hair, skin and eye colour we have different teeth colour. Some teeth are more naturally yellow…


How to protect your teeth this Easter

How protect your teeth this Easter with 5 tips from G Detnal

Or: how you can enjoy chocolate at Easter and still take care of your teeth Easter and Christmas seem to be the two times of the year when it’s okay to indulge. All the things we tend to eat in moderation throughout the year are bought in bulk and enjoyed…


What causes yellow teeth?

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Why do teeth go yellow? There are many reasons why your pearly whites may turn yellow, but why does this happen? Long story short, it has all to do with your enamel. Enamel is the hard, outermost layer of your teeth and although it is very protective, it is easy…


Help! Why am I getting cavities all of a sudden?

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Never had a problem with your oral health before but suddenly had an influx of cavities? You are not alone! Take a look at this list of reasons why this may be happening for you. It’s always very important to treat cavities with a filling as soon as they appear,…


Sugar free doesn’t mean cavity free

the effect of softdrinks

Many people believe by swapping to the “sugar-free” alternative of their favourite foods and drinks, they are also opting for the “healthier” option. Did you know “sugar-free” drinks are just as bad for your teeth as their sugary counterparts? Have you ever considered how confectionary, food and drink makers are…


Your toddler’s oral health and how it influences the future of their adult teeth

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Why are your child’s first set of teeth so important (aren’t they just going to lose them anyway?) and how can you ensure optimal oral health for your child? Despite the fact your child’s first set of teeth are temporary, the impacts of how you implement the care of these…

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