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Three Ways Fluoride Helps Your Teeth

As you know, Australia is one of the many countries in the world that add fluoride to the water supply as a public health benefit. In fact, several locations have naturally occurring fluoride in their water supply already, and require only a small supplemented amount, if any. Fluoride is also the main active ingredient in [...]

By |April 24th, 2018|Diet, General Dentistry|Comments Off on Three Ways Fluoride Helps Your Teeth

Chemistry and Cavities: Understanding What Happens in the Mouth

We’re all taught from a young age that candy and sodas give you cavities, right? It’s not untrue, but it’s not the whole story, either. Understanding how bacteria and acidity damage tooth enamel can help you have a better grasp on how your food and drink choices affect your oral health. Read on to learn [...]

By |April 3rd, 2018|General Dentistry|Comments Off on Chemistry and Cavities: Understanding What Happens in the Mouth

Another Night of Bad Sleep? You May Have OSA

Do you have a problem getting quality sleep every night? Maybe you wake up feeling poorly, even after getting what you thought was a full night’s rest. Many people who’ve long suffered from unsatisfying sleep are often surprised when they finally get a diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is a condition defined be [...]

By |March 26th, 2018|General Dentistry|Comments Off on Another Night of Bad Sleep? You May Have OSA

What You Eat and Drink Really Matters!

Want a healthy mouth? It takes more than just good oral hygiene! In dentistry we focus a great deal on oral hygiene, encouraging proper brushing and flossing and appropriate use of rinses and other gadgetry. We wag our finger at too much candy and soda, but we may not always do a proper job of [...]

By |March 7th, 2018|Diet, Oral Health|Comments Off on What You Eat and Drink Really Matters!

Oral Health During Pregnancy

Pregnancy brings with it several changes to the female body. From swollen feet and tummies to glowing skin and lusher hair—no part of the body is safe from alteration during the months in which you produce a new person. However, the human body has evolved to put baby’s development first, so not all of those [...]

By |February 10th, 2018|Women's Dentistry|Comments Off on Oral Health During Pregnancy

Orthodontic Treatments are More than Cosmetic

Many patients seek out orthodontic treatments for the cosmetic benefit of having a more symmetrical smile, but there are numerous health benefits to realigning the teeth. Not only do straighter teeth resist decay better than crooked ones, but they also ensure better chewing function and can help you prevent painful jaw disorders and breathing problems. [...]

By |February 3rd, 2018|Oral Health|Comments Off on Orthodontic Treatments are More than Cosmetic

We’ve Added iTero to Our Office Tech – For Comfort, Convenience, and Accuracy

Here at Docklands Dental Studio, we are committed to giving our patients the most comfortable and trauma-free dental experience possible. As an investment in our patients’ comfort, we’ve added the iTero Element scanner to our arsenal of high-tech tools. Are you looking for a more comfortable and convenient dental experience? Visit Docklands Dental Studio. If [...]

By |January 23rd, 2018|invisalign, Restorative Dentistry|Comments Off on We’ve Added iTero to Our Office Tech – For Comfort, Convenience, and Accuracy

5 Things That Can Cause a Toothache (Other Than a Cavity)

Every dentist has heard “I have a toothache,” but there are a wide variety of problems that can cause discomfort in the mouth. Pain may originate in the gums, connective tissue, or the nerves of the tooth. Sometimes a deep cavity is the obvious culprit, but patients often complain of toothaches in the absence of [...]

By |January 17th, 2018|General Dentistry, Oral Health|Comments Off on 5 Things That Can Cause a Toothache (Other Than a Cavity)

Healthy Habits for 2018 Your Mouth Will Thank You For

It’s January again, which means another year has come and gone. If you are like most adults, you often find yourself reflecting on your habits over the last 12 months, and privately resolving to be healthier in the coming year. Whether it’s too little exercise, too many food indulgences, too much wine, or something else [...]

By |January 5th, 2018|Diet, Oral Health|Comments Off on Healthy Habits for 2018 Your Mouth Will Thank You For

Best Tools for Daily Home Dental Care, to Reduce the Risk of Disease between Dental Visits

While visiting the dentist for routine dental exams and cleanings every six months is certainly important, how you care for your teeth in between those appointments is just as vital. When oral hygiene is neglected, it can result in cavities, gum disease, and tooth loss. By properly caring for your pearly whites, you can extend [...]

By |December 16th, 2017|Oral Health|Comments Off on Best Tools for Daily Home Dental Care, to Reduce the Risk of Disease between Dental Visits