Here’s why you should address your crooked teeth ASAP
It’s a question we’re asked quite often at Wickham Terrace Dental: are my crooked teeth bad, or can I live with them?[…]
If you’re an adult living with crooked teeth, chances are you’ve explored your options for teeth straightening. Yet for many of our patients, the thought of a “metal mouth” with heavy wires and braces is just too off-putting to contemplate.[…]
It’s a question we’re asked a lot at Wickham Terrace Dental: am I too old for braces? It is typically asked by someone who wants to straighten their teeth, but doesn’t like the idea of braces – almost as if they want to be told they are too old![…]
Last year we asked for your help in finding someone who would most benefit from receiving up to $30,000 of complimentary dentistry from us. In the end, we chose two very deserving recipients, the first of whom is Tony.
Sometimes, even when you’re aware of a major problem with your oral health, it can be difficult to know where to look for advice and assistance.
Take for example our patient Chris, a 38 year old veteran of the Australian Defence Force. After years of service in-country, like many veterans Chris was sadly suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, which had had a severe effect on his teeth and oral health.
Chris came to us with teeth that had been severely damaged from bruxism, an understandable consequence of nightmares caused by his PTSD. Many years of searching for a helpful dentist had proved fruitless – until Chris gave Wickham Terrace Dental a call.[…]
Dental implants are one of the best all-round options for replacing missing teeth. They restore not just the visible crown of a tooth, but the missing tooth root as well. Made from ultra-strong titanium, a dental implant resembles a tiny screw that is placed into your jaw bone to form an artificial tooth root.[…]
No matter how carefully you brush and floss your teeth every day; no matter how regularly you come and visit our friendly team; the fact remains that – unfortunately – accidents can sometimes happen. Very rarely, your teeth, gums, and even your jaw can sadly be damaged or broken in everyday activities, without you doing anything wrong.
If this ever happens to you, our message is: please don’t panic! Our team of dentists and dental nurses will be keen to help you in whatever way we can.[…]
The government’s Early Release of Superannuation (ERS) program is designed to give you access to your super on compassionate grounds in certain circumstances.[…]
If you’ve decided to have anti wrinkle treatment or dermal filler injections, your dentist is the ideal choice. Dentists are experts in facial anatomy who’ve had extensive training in facial physiology, who can give you the anti ageing results you’re looking for.[…]