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Online Booking and Automated Dental Recalls

We are excited to announce two new features that will help us serve you better: Online Booking We understand that nowadays we have to give you more options to fit your needs so that you are able to book your dental appointment with us at your...

Oral Health and Diabetes

There is evidence of a relationship between diabetes and gum disease (infection of the gums and bone surrounding your teeth). Gum infections can make your blood glucose levels harder to manage. Studies have shown that even people with...

Are electric toothbrushes worth it?

Definitely YES!! There are many ADVANTAGES to using electric toothbrushes, here are just a few: 1. An electric toothbrush CLEANS your teeth more thoroughly. If you brush for 2 minutes, more plaque will be removed with an electric brush than...

Tooth Sensitvity – Dentine...

Dentine hypersensitivity/ tooth sensitivity is one of the common complaints in dentistry. Studies show that 60% of the population experience the discomfort of tooth sensitivity and describe this discomfort as a short, sharp pain in response to...

Water Fluoridation … Sanity or Insanity?

The following press release by the Waikato District Health Board on Tuesday, 15 January 2013, is a strong testimonial and evidence of the benefits of adding fluoride to our water.  After the lastest desicion by Hamilton City Council to stop...

Safety of Dental Radiography

Late last year there was a lot of media attention surrounding the apparent link between dental x-rays and increase in meningiomas (brain tumours). This is the press release from the New Zealand Dental Association in response to the public...