The Benefits of Single Tooth Implants

When you’ve lost a tooth because of decay, injury, gum disease, or another factor, your dentist may give you the option of getting an implant. If your dentist doesn’t offer implants, they may refer you to another implant dentist in Melbourne who can help. A question...

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Lost a tooth in a sport injury? We can help!

As the official dentist for the Melbourne Football Club, Dr Helen is pretty familiar with people who have lost a tooth from sport injuries! Trauma such as a bad tackle, a fall, or a red-flagged foul can damage healthy teeth. Whether you lost the tooth because of a...

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Why Periodontal Depth Tests Are Important to Oral Health

There are many factors that go into keeping your teeth healthy. When we see patients here in our Melbourne dental clinic, whether it’s for a routine clean, an implant, or they’re looking for something more specific, like a bad breath treatment dentist, we often do a...

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Caring For Implants

Teeth Implants in Melbourne are becoming more and more popular. Dental implants provide a permanent solution to a missing tooth, but just like your natural teeth, they need to be looked after and cared for to stay healthy. As an experienced dental implant dentist in...

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Why is bruxism bad for your teeth?

Everything You Need to Know About Teeth Grinding (Bruxism) Teeth grinding is scientifically known as nocturnal bruxism Many people experience bruxism in their sleep Common signs of bruxism include worn canine teeth, chipped teeth edges, edge-of-teeth cavities,...

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Are implants better than dentures?

Dental implants are all the rage in dental technology these days. People who have lost multiple teeth due to trauma, decay, or age are throwing away their dentures in favour for implants more than ever. But why? 1.) Partial dentures can actually endanger your...

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Is lemon water good for you?

Not for your teeth, dentists warn! While lemon water is touted as a tried-and-true refresher that some people even claim helps detoxify and re-invigorate the body, dentists are seeing a rise in enamel erosion from the drink. Many people wean themselves off of sugary...

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I can’t afford the dentist!

In an age where Medicare offers no relief on dental treatment, there are many, many people out there who struggle to afford dentistry. Dr. Helen, a Melbourne-based dentist whose expertise in dental phobias and implant surgery, knows these patients’ struggles all too...

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