Dr Helen’s Dental & Implant Studio’s blog covers a wide range of topics. From general knowledge to frequently asked questions to discussing the newest trends in dentistry, Dr Helen offers advice and wisdom through her years of experience as a practicing Melbourne implant, cosmetic, and general dentist.

If you have questions about implants, general dentistry, cosmetic, dental trends, or anything else under the sun, feel free to leave us a comment and we will do our best to address it in our blog.

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Would You Like to Keep Your Teeth for life?

Crowns for Beautiful Strong Teeth: Crowns are used to restore or repair teeth whose structure has been compromised by decay or previous fillings. Crowns can also be used for cosmetic reasons, to change the way your teeth come together, or to protect a tooth which has had root canal treatment. There are two stages to [...]

Do You Want To Replace Missing Teeth?

Implants: If your dentures are loose or you can't bite into an apple, a steak or any of your favourite foods because they give you discomfort, then implants could be the answer. Implants can lock your dentures firmly in place, rock solid so you never have those problems again. You can eat what you like, [...]

Do You Want a Smile Make-over or Straighter teeth?

Cosmetic Veneers: Veneers can dramatically improve the appearance of natural teeth and give you a smile makeover you always desired. If you're concerned about discolouration, chips, misalignments or the shape of your teeth, then veneers could offer a solution. They can also be used to close the gaps between your natural teeth. They are made [...]

I’m Anxious About Seeing a Dentist

We practice the latest in pain-free dental technology so you can enjoy a healthy smile, without the pain. If you experience dental anxiety, you're not alone. Many people feel nervous about seeing the dentist. You might have expectations about the visit, or perhaps remember dental visits you had as a child. The reality of a [...]

Tooth Extractions and Wisdom Teeth

Extractions: Having a tooth removed can be an upsetting and anxious experience. Wherever possible, I strive to save the tooth, however, if due to decay or fracture an extraction is inevitable, I utilise several techniques to make it as comfortable for you as possible. Modern day local anaesthetics have made pain on extraction a thing [...]