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23 Organisations Says It's Time To Stop Amalgam Fillings

Stop using amalgam fillings

Amalgam fillings are still a topic of debate around the world 23 organisations from around the world have written a letter calling for a date for the phasing-out of mercury amalgam. The main reason for this letter is that many dental and other health groups believe that there is sufficient evidence... Continue reading

Tags:  White Fillings,  Amalgam Removal

Tooth whitening in Courts

Tooth whitening in Courts

In the U.K. and America courts are cracking down on tooth whitening businesses There are hundreds, probably thousands of tooth whitening options available to the public and there are some who are concerned about the quality of non-dentist tooth whitening systems. This has sparked several court case... Continue reading

Tags:  Teeth whitening

Winter Snacks to curb your sweet tooth and protect your teeth!

Winter Snacks to curb your sweet tooth and protect your teeth!

Minimise your sugar intake and cavity risk with these cheeky tricks to winter treats! Tewantin Dental Centre knows that winter beckons comfort food which can only mean one thing: chocolate and sugar. Sugar is a very damaging ingredient to dental hygiene as it stimulates plaque growth which can resu... Continue reading

Tags:  Oral hygiene,  Food and Lifestyle

What’s at risk here? Amalgam removal and the continuing debate

Amalgam removal and the continuing debate

Fresh debate surrounding amalgam removal spurred on by Dr Oz’s show When you are a fairly respected doctor on television there is a tendency for your viewers to believe you; after all a doctor should surely know what he or she is discussing. However, after Dr Oz aired an episode entitled &ldq... Continue reading

Tags:  Cosmetic dentistry

A Step Closer to Growing Natural Teeth

A step closer to growing natural teeth

Can You Regenerate Your Natural Teeth? Scientists are Stepping Ever Closer to Achieving Their Goal A professor from a prestigious overseas college has spent the last 13 years studying ways to regrow teeth; roots and all. How does he propose to do this? Well in part adult stem cells taken from gum ... Continue reading

Tags:  Cosmetic dentistry

Gaining a Beautiful Natural-Looking Smile

Gaining a beautiful natural-looking smile

Porcelain Veneers are an Effective Way to Help Reinvigorate Your Smile A lot of articles start off with a line about getting that celebrity smile. Or it’ll be about how to get that celebrity smile at home. Realistically, celebrities get treatments that are commercially available dental treatm... Continue reading

Tags:  Cosmetic dentistry

Maintain a healthy smile with Tewantin Dental Centre

safe and effective dental treatments

At Tewantin dental we believe in using safe and effective dental treatments… Have you experienced a dental filling that is metallic and leaves a bad taste in the mouth? These metallic fillings are called amalgam restorations, and there is speculation that the alloy that contains around 50% m... Continue reading

Tags:  Cosmetic dentistry

Top Foods to Avoid for a Beautiful White Smile

Top Foods to Avoid for a Beautiful White Smile

Keeping your smile beautiful may be more difficult than you think… So, you’ve just got your teeth beautifully and expertly cleaned, whitened and brightened – this is the easy part! Now you’ve got to try and keep them beautiful, and at Tewantin Dental Centre we know how you... Continue reading

Tags:  Oral hygiene

Keep your teeth beautifully white even after a tooth whitening treatment

Keep your teeth beautifully white even after a tooth whitening treatment

Find it difficult to keep your teeth beautiful? At Tewantin Dental we have your solution… Tooth whitening is fast becoming Australia’s favourite dental treatment, and many often wonder why their teeth become so discoloured. At Tewantin Dental we are devoted to bringing you long lasting... Continue reading

Tags:  Teeth whitening

Top 5 foods that will keep you smiling

Top 5 foods that will keep you smiling

It can be difficult to maintain oral health, but with these foods it may be easier than you think… Many people take their teeth for granted, and forget that once they are lost they can create a wide range of health issues. At Tewantin Dental, we have compiled a list of foods that do just a g... Continue reading

Tags:  Food and Lifestyle

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