3 Questions to Ask When Going to a New Dentist

3 Questions to Ask When Going to a New Dentist

3 Questions to Ask a New Dentist Choosing the right dentist may seem tricky, but it’s not as bad as you think. Start by asking a few key questions to keep you on the straight and narrow. You’ll be sure to find a qualified provider in no time.1. Are You Accepting New Patients? As obvious as this may seem, patients don’t always see things from the dentist’s perspective. Ask your dentist whether he or she is accepting new patients before pencilling yourself in. After all, a renowned ... +Read More
5 Procedures That Whiten Teeth

5 Procedures That Whiten Teeth

If you’ve ever heard of tooth whitening, chances are you’re most familiar with over-the-counter options. That’s because tooth whitening has become increasingly popular as treatment options have expanded. Here are a few of the most common types of teeth whitening available from home and at the dentist.Chairside Bleaching Unlike the other options, chairside bleaching is limited to selected clinics. That’s because chairside bleaching requires a qualified dental professional to administ... +Read More
How Can I improve my Dental Awareness

How Can I improve my Dental Awareness

Recent lockdowns and stay-at-home restrictions in Australia prevented many people from going to the dentist. This has had a negative impact on oral health across the country. Visiting your dentist regularly plays a fundamental role in taking care of your teeth and gums. To help you brush up on the basics of good oral hygiene, our dental clinic in Donvale will help you achieve dental awareness. Our 4-step guide below will keep your teeth in tip-top condition.Step 1: Brush twice daily ... +Read More
Important facts about dental implants

Important facts about dental implants

Dental implants are an effective and practical solution for those with missing teeth. Implants can restore normal speaking and eating functions, along with increasing the confidence of people who are self-conscious about their smiles. If you're not familiar with dental implants beyond their basic function, you may find these facts both interesting and informative!They Feel as Natural as They Look Most people know that dental implants look like natural teeth, but did you know that they feel... +Read More
What’s the best way to whiten your teeth at Holistic Dental Clinic Donvale?

What’s the best way to whiten your teeth at Holistic Dental Clinic Donvale?

A sparkling white smile can do a lot for your confidence and overall appearance. Unfortunately, ageing, smoking and a fondness for certain foods or beverages, can all cause your teeth to turn a less than desirable shade. The good news is that if your smile has lost its sparkle, there are a number of ways to get it back.At Holistic Dental Donvale, we have a number of treatments available to help remove pesky stains and have you flashing those pearly whites again in no time. Read on to find ou... +Read More
Everything you need to know about cosmetic dentistry in Donvale

Everything you need to know about cosmetic dentistry in Donvale

Whether you're concerned about a crooked smile, discoloured teeth or prominent gums, cosmetic dentistry can help. At Holistic Dental Clinic Donvale, we have a range of affordable treatments available to help you create that perfect smile and give you your confidence back. What is cosmetic dentistry? Cosmetic dentistry comes in many forms, but it can generally be defined as any treatment used to enhance the look – although not necessarily the functionality – of your teeth, mouth or jaw.... +Read More
Cigarettes and Your Teeth 

Cigarettes and Your Teeth 

You most likely know that cigarettes are unhealthy for your lungs and many other bodily systems. This includes your teeth and mouth as well. Cigarettes can cause staining and further damage to your teeth and can even lead to oral cancer. Here's what you need to know about how cigarette smoking affects your teeth and mouth.How Smoking Cigarettes Damage Your Teeth and Mouth  When you inhale from a cigarette, you flood your mouth with smoke, tobacco and nicotine. The most obvious negative eff... +Read More
Can I Get Braces as an Adult? 

Can I Get Braces as an Adult? 

The short answer to this common question is yes; you can get braces as an adult. There is no age limit on having a healthy, beautiful smile with straight, properly aligned teeth. Not only can this improve the overall aesthetics of your mouth, but it can have benefits for your dental health as well. Here's what you need to know about getting adult braces in Donvale.Types of Braces Available to Adults  If thinking about braces conjures up images of a mouth full of metal, you are not alone ... +Read More
10 Foods That Are Bad for Your Teeth

10 Foods That Are Bad for Your Teeth

While most people are aware of the dangers of eating sweets, there are other oral health threats out there that come in the form of common foods and drinks most everyone consumes. Although it’s understood you may not be able to completely eliminate these from your diet, it helps to know which food items and drinks you should steer clear of for the sake of your oral health.Here's a list of 10 foods that are bad for your teeth from Holistic Dental Donvale.1. Soda Aside from containi... +Read More
How to Care for Your Teeth During the Holiday Season

How to Care for Your Teeth During the Holiday Season

With the holiday season just around the corner, everyone can all look forward to the company of family and friends, joyful festivities and delightful comfort food. And speaking of food, during the holidays, there’s always an abundance of scrumptious delicacies, desserts and goodies waiting to be savoured.While no one’s stopping you from enjoying the holidays and the delectable food that goes with it, it’s crucial to not let oral care fall to the wayside during this time. Consider the h... +Read More