Healthy snacks to help prevent tooth decay in children

Healthy snacks to help prevent tooth decay in children

At Core Dental, we encourage our patients to care for their teeth from a young age, in an attempt to prevent tooth decay forming in the first place. Tooth decay has been linked to sweet and acidic foods. Plaque bacteria in the mouth changes sweet food into acid, and causes tooth decay. It is very important Read More

An insight into our Core Dental team member: Stephanie Christiansen

Stephanie Christiansen

Core Dental are proud of the passionate professionals who take care of your teeth. Highly qualified and committed to your comfort, our team are a varied and fascinating bunch. Here you will get an insight into the people who keep your smile looking fresh and perfect. An insight into Dr Stephanie Christiansen – General Dentist at Read More

An insight into our Core Dental team member: Scott Krause

Scott Krause

Core Dental are proud of the passionate professionals who take care of your teeth. Highly qualified and committed to your comfort, our team are a varied and fascinating bunch. Here you will get an insight into the people who keep your smile looking fresh and perfect. An insight into Dr Scott Krause – General Dentist at Read More

What can I expect during oral surgery recovery?

oral surgery recovery

Have you just experienced oral surgery? Follow our advice guide to your post-oral surgery recovery so you know what to expect. Pain relief following your oral surgery recovery Individual requirements for pain relief for oral surgery recovery will vary significantly. Regular use of pain relief medication is recommended for the first one to two days and is best Read More

Jaw pain: What is causing it?

Jaw pain what is causing it

Jaw pain may be related to a condition called temporomandibular dysfunction, or TMD. The temporomandibular  joint (TMJ) is situated just in front of and below your ear. It is where the mandible (lower jaw) and the temporal bones of the skull meet. We have two temporomandibular joints – one on either side of our skull. Because Read More

Dental Health Week 2016: Focus on women’s oral health

Dental Health Week 2016 Focus on womens oral health

The Australian Dental Association’s Dental Health Week, which runs from August 1st to August 7th, has a particular focus on women’s oral health this year. The annual event will focus on the significant way that hormones can have an impact on a woman’s oral health during the various stages of her of life – from Read More