Do You Have Gingivitis?

Do You Have Gingivitis?

The Signs and Symptoms of Gingivitis Gingivitis is an inflammation of the gums that is considered to be the precursor to the more serious periodontal (gum) disease. It often presents itself in a number of telltale symptoms and is thankfully reversible in the early stages. Keep reading to find out ... Continue reading

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What Your Mouth Says About the Rest of Your Body

What your mouth says about the rest of your body

Is There a Link Between Your Oral Health and General Health? When it comes to your oral health, dentists can garner a major insight just by looking at your teeth. In fact, one dentist successfully diagnosed pregnancy on a woman even before her obstetrician had! Your mouth is the door to the r... Continue reading

Tags:  Periodontal treatment,  Oral hygiene

Clean It Or Lose It! Root Canal Treatment

Clean it or lose it! Root Canal Treatment

Root Canal Treatment: Answers to Frequently Asked Questions If you are suffering from a tooth ache you may require a root canal treatment, which could save you from losing your tooth all together! At Tewantin Dental Care in Noosa, we can help treat your infected tooth before it’s too late an... Continue reading

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Holistic Dentistry - An Overall Approach to Health

Holistic Dentistry: an Overall Approach to Health

The Connection Between Oral, Physical, and Mental Health Alternative health solutions are becoming more and more popular in today’s culture, which is why holistic dentistry is appealing to many of our patients. Holistic dentistry is a modern concept that looks to achieve better oral health a... Continue reading

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Health Funds & Preferred Providers: An Explanation

Health Funds & Preferred Providers: An Explanation

Preferred Health Fund Providers FAQs At Tewantin Dental Centre we often have patients asking if we are a preferred provider for their health fund. After starting a conversation, many don’t understand all of the ins-and-outs of how Health Funds and Preferred Providers work. For this reason, w... Continue reading

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A dental assistance change is coming!

In 2014 the Australian Government is changing the assistance provided to families with children requiring dental treatment. The new changes replace the existing Medicare Teen Dental Plan and extend to a larger number of children. What is the change? Replacing the Medicare Teen Dental Plan is the C... Continue reading

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Avoid the ‘Fake’ Smile With Quality Dentist Applied Teeth Whitening

Avoid the ‘fake’ smile with quality dentist applied teeth whitening

Things You Should Know About The Whitening Process Teeth whitening provided by a professional at Tewantin Dental Centre means you’ll be left with a radiant natural smile, not the glaring white you’re fearful of. At Tewantin Dental Centre we are often asked about the level of whiteness ... Continue reading

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Bleeding Gums When Brushing; a Plethora of Problems

bleeding gums

What It Means When Your Gums Are Bleeding Let us establish that bleeding gums are an indicator that something is wrong. Under no circumstances is it normal for your gums to bleed, whether it is from brushing or flossing too hard or an oral related issue, your gums should not bleed. When you brush ... Continue reading

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Dental Implants: Your Journey with Us

Dental Implants: Your Journey with Us

Dental implants have been used for centuries and since then dentists have perfected the procedure to what it is today Here at Tewantin Dental Centre, your local dentist in Noosa, we offer dental implants as one of our standard restorative treatments in order to help patients regain their smile. It ... Continue reading

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The Popularity of Tooth Whitening Knows No Bounds

Tooth Whitening

Is Tooth Whitening the Most Popular Cosmetic Procedure? As far as cosmetic procedures go, tooth whitening is up there. As far as non-surgical cosmetic procedures are concerned it’s probably the most popular—it’s certainly the one treatment that gets a ton of publicity. And of cou... Continue reading

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Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. Before proceeding, you should seek a second opinion from an appropriately qualified health practitioner.

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