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Debunking Your Fears Around Dental Tools and X-rays

One of the scariest things about going to the dentist is the fear of the unknown. Not knowing what tools your dentist will use or why they need you to get X-rays done can feel stressful, but we’re here to debunk your fears...

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Visiting The Dentist: The 5 Most Common Dental Procedures Explained

Regular dental check-ups and cleanings are essential for maintaining optimal oral health. During these visits, dentists often perform various dental procedures to prevent, diagnose, and treat dental issues. In this blog post, we will explore the five most common dental procedures you may...

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Caring for Children’s Dental Health: Teething, Pain Relief, and the Dangers of Sports Drinks

Dental health is a crucial aspect of a child's overall well-being. From the moment those first baby teeth emerge, parents embark on a journey to ensure their child's oral health remains pristine. This blog post will delve into the world of children's dental...

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How to Get the Smile You’ve Always Wanted with Dental Veneers

So many of us dream of a smile we’ll feel confident with. In fact, 55% of Australians reported feeling self-conscious about their teeth, with 62% of people wanting to do something to fix it. Dental veneers are the secret to achieving that picture-perfect...

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Brighten Your Smile with Teeth Whitening: A Guide to Radiant Teeth

We all dream of a dazzling smile that (quite literally) brightens up the entire room. But what’s stopping you from achieving that? If you’re ready to light up the world with your pearly whites, we know the secret to a stunning smile that...

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Toothbrushing for Teens: How to Handle Teenage Dental Issues

There comes a time in any parent’s life when their sweet, babbling child morphs into a silent, brooding teenager. Brushing teeth is easier when you can turn it into a game, but what happens when they start growing up and no longer care...

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Protect Your Smile: The Importance of Mouthguards in Sports

We all know how important our smiles are. After all, a smile is worth a thousand words. Our smiles are an essential part of who we are and often speak volumes about our personalities. However, dental injuries can happen in various ways, whether...

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Children’s Dentistry: Your Top Questions Answered!

Good oral hygiene is one of the most significant health factors that should begin from an early age. Although the dentist can be seen as a daunting place (it’s not, we promise!), it’s imperative that kids start coming in when they’re young –...

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Dental Anxiety: What to Do if Fear is Holding You Back from the Dentist

We’ll admit – it’s not often we get a patient who loves coming to the dentist for their regular check-up. We know most people aren’t counting down the days until their next appointment or wishing they could go more often (it’s ok, we...

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Long Time Between Dental Visits? Come and See Mornington Peninsula Dental Clinic!

We get it – going to the dentist isn’t exactly at the top of everyone’s to-do list! However, the longer you leave between dental visits, the higher the risk of oral health problems you’re exposed to. Dental check-ups should be booked every six...

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