Do you have yours yet? Wisdom teeth are those pesky molars that pop up as we grow into adults – and many dread their arrival. Wisdom teeth are the extra set of molars that form behind the first and second molars, usually before you are 25. 1. Pain As your wisdom teeth begin to erupt,… Continue reading 10 Reasons You Should Extract Wisdom Teeth
At Burnside Dental Practice, we offer cerec same day crowns and ceramic fillings in Adelaide. With years of experience, our experienced dentists aim to restore the function and strength of your tooth in one appointment.Our friendly dentists use the CEREC™ system, which completes dental crowns or fillings in the same day. With fewer injections, fewer… Continue reading Getting a same day crown: How does it work?
If you’re part of the 44 per cent of Australians who have private health insurance, it’s possible you’re letting your entitlements slip away. Many people don’t take full advantage of their private cover. If it helps, you can think of your insurance as coins slipping through an hourglass, becoming irretrievable as they cascade past the… Continue reading How To Maximise Your Dental Coverage Before It Expires
A lot of people appreciate the feel-good fresh feeling after professional teeth cleaning (scale and clean) at the dentist. What a lot of patients don’t consider, is the importance of professional cleaning for their overall health and wellbeing. Here’s what you need to know about professional cleaning, and why it is generally included in routine… Continue reading Why Is A Professional Scale And Clean Important?
There are so many dental treatments available on the market these days. In the realm of teeth-straightening, there are two major competitors that spring to mind: braces and clear aligners. (If clear aligners sound unfamiliar to you, you may know them as Invisalign: the most popular brand of clear aligners.) Braces, the more traditional option… Continue reading Braces Versus Clear Aligners (Invisalign): Which Suits Me Best?
At some point in life, everyone develops wisdom teeth, which can be a confusing, frustrating and sometimes painful experience. For many people, the tooth will need to be removed. The reasons for wisdom tooth extractions include an impacted wisdom tooth, risk of infection or overcrowding and tooth damage. Without regular, ongoing dental care, it’s likely… Continue reading Why wisdom tooth symptoms should not be ignored
Here’s a quick guide to how different factors impact wisdom tooth recovery. We’ve also provided an indication of the recovery time you may be able to expect from different wisdom tooth extraction scenarios. Of course, these are all averages to give you a general idea, we recommend that you do not take these as gospel… Continue reading How long does it take to recover from wisdom teeth removal?
If you have severe pain, discomfort or have experienced a dental injury from playing sports or a fall, you should get in contact with a dentist as soon as you possibly can to rule out whether or not your situation is an emergency. Dental emergencies don’t always seem as serious at first to patients but… Continue reading What Is Considered A Dental Emergency In Adelaide?
Cosmetic dentistry is more accessible now than ever before and it is wonderful news! Patients who wish to enhance the look and function of their teeth or boost their confidence can choose from various treatment options. When it comes to the question of costs, the answer is extremely varied. Here’s what goes into determining cosmetic… Continue reading How much does cosmetic dentistry cost in Adelaide?
“Do I have any sedation options for my treatment?” is a frequently asked question our dentists in Adelaide get all the time. It’s especially common during consultations for complex procedures such as dental implants – and understandably so. Many patients experience dental phobia, anxiety and nervousness where the mere thought of spending time in-chair for… Continue reading Are sedation options available in Adelaide?