South Yarra Family Dental Care is pleased and excited to announce that we have been awarded with QIP accreditation. we are recognised for maintaining high practice standards and adhering to guidelines and protocols. Congratulations to all our dental practitioners and… Read More

Super-foods for your teeth

* Cheese – contains calcium, phosphates and protein; nutrients that help strengthen tooth enamel. * Plain Yogurt – is high in calcium, protein and probiotics. * Leafy Greens – kale and spinach are high in vitamins and minerals. * Almonds… Read More

6 Tips To Prevent Bad Breath

1. Brush your teeth twice daily for two minutes 2. Brush your tongue 3. Flossing once a day 4. Drink a sufficient amount of water to keep your mouth hydrated 5. Replace your toothbrush every three months 6. Visit you… Read More

Cold Sores

Cold Sores Cold sores are red, fluid filled blisters caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV)-1. The initial infection of the virus can be accompanied by flu-like symptoms and painful blisters that are generally clumped together in patches around the… Read More

Dry Mouth

Dry mouth is a condition in which the salivary glands don’t produce enough saliva to keep the mouth lubricated. Dry mouth can be caused by recreational drug use, tobacco and alcohol use, aging, certain medications, radiation therapy and other health… Read More

What is a Tooth Abscess?

A tooth abscess is a pocket of pus that forms around the root or bone of an infected tooth. An abscess occurs when bacteria invade the pulp (the nerves and blood vessels) of the tooth and then spreads to the… Read More