How can I relieve TMJ Pain?

TMJ pain

The temporomandibular joints, or TMJ, are the joints that connect your jaw to your skull on either side of the face. They act like sliding hinges to create movements of the jaw – such as opening, closing, moving from side to side, and moving backwards and forwards. Temporomandibular joint disorder, or TMD, occurs when problems Read More

An insight into our Core Dental team member: Dr Heshani Kellapatha

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 Heshani Kellapatha – Paediatric Dentist Read More

Geriatric dental care: Is it a necessity?

geriatric dental care dentists for seniors

Australia’s population is not only growing, it’s also aging. With the “baby boomer” generation living longer than their less numerous predecessors, the age group 65 and older is growing the fastest. The Australian Bureau of Statistics records that, over the past two decades, the number of Australians living beyond the age of 85 has almost Read More

When should I consult a specialist for a dental problem?

When should I consult a specialist for a dental problem

Your general dentist is the go-to person whenever you have a dental problem or for your regular checkup. After a thorough assessment of your oral health they will devise a treatment and care plan. When there are problems that are of a more complex nature, your general dentist may refer you to a specialist dentist. Read More