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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 dentist for regular examination. Contact South Yarra Family Dental Care Today • Call us on […]

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5 Tips To Maintain Good Oral Health During Pregnancy

Congratulations on your pregnancy! 1.Make seeing your dentist a priority 2.Pregnant women who experience morning sickness- are at high risk of tooth erosion. Rinse your mouth immediately with water. Wait at least 30 minutes before brushing to avoid damaging softened enamel surfaces. 3.Hormonal fluctuations during pregnancy can exacerbate problems with your teeth and gums, therefore […]

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Member’s Choice Provider

As member’s choice provider for Medibank, AHM, HCF, NIB you get more coverage with us, thus you reduce your out of pocket expenses. Contact South Yarra Family Dental Care Today • Call us on 03 98671151 • Email us at info@syfdc.com.au • Pop in and see us at unit 2/ 137 Osborne St , South […]

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Tongue Piercing And Oral Health

People like to express their individuality through their appearance, but not all choices are risk free. tongue piercing being one of them. Tongue piercing can be detrimental to the oral health and care should be taken in order to maintain proper oral health. Tongue piercing can cause • Infection • Chipped or cracked teeth • […]

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Mouth Guard

MOUTH GUARD Our front teeth are responsible for giving our face the definition it requires, loss of front tooth can cause embarrassment, speech and eating difficulties. Every year many kids, teenagers and adults are injured on the playing fields, contact sports or during other physical activities which might result in loss of the front teeth […]

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Fissure Sealants

All molars and premolars have fissures, if the fissures are deep it’s hard for the toothbrush bristles to reach and clean out all the food particles. Consequently, plaque is trapped in the tooth and causes decay. Fissure Sealants are thin plastic coatings that fill in the grooves of molars and pre-molars. Fissure sealants form a […]

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Night Splints / Occlusal Splints

What is Teeth grinding or Bruxism It is involuntary clenching and grinding of the teeth, it doesn’t always display its symptoms in ways that are immediately noticeable. This problem usually occurs whilst asleep, but can also occur during waking hours. Bruxism puts massive amounts of pressure on your teeth and the muscles of your face […]