• SEPTEMBER 2, 2019
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    Electric toothbrushes, vs manual brush?

    Electric toothbrushes, vs manual brush?

    “Electric toothbrushes, are they better than a manual brush?” After speaking to a patient recently about the pros and cons of electric toothbrushes, we thought we would share some of the hints and tips around electric and manual toothbrushes.  What do you use at home?  Patients report to us a mixed use of electric and

    • AUGUST 19, 2019
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    Dental injuries, can your teeth recover?

    Dental injuries, can your teeth recover?

    Dental injuries are a common occurrence, particularly during winter sport.  A knock to the face, mouth or jaw can be quite distressing, particularly after the adrenaline wears off and you begin to feel sore and sorry.  The most likely teeth to have dental trauma are the upper front teeth commonly 40 – 60% of the

    • JULY 24, 2019
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    CS 3600 for Dental Restorations

    We are pleased to announce that we have purchased the CS 3600 intraoral scanner which makes capturing digital impressions fast and easy. Posted by Adelaide City Dental Care on Wednesday, June 12, 2019 Patients to our clinic will benefit from improved treatment planning and a streamlined workflow for restorative, orthodontic or dental implant treatments. Call

    • JULY 9, 2019
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    What does osteoporosis medication do to our teeth?

    What does osteoporosis medication do to our teeth?

    Bisphosphonate (Actonel, Aclasta, Zolandrate) and Denosumab (Prolia) are medicines used to treat osteoporosis in men and women to reduce the risk of fractures, particularly in the hip, long bones and spine.  Treatment makes your bones stronger and less likely to break.  These drugs can be in tablet form or 6 monthly injections.  Your GP will

    • JUNE 7, 2019
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    Winter chills got your teeth on edge?

    Winter chills got your teeth on edge?

    Are your teeth on edge from the winter cold? Whilst it may be cold and wintery in Adelaide, spare a thought for Apsley Cherry-Garrard a 20th Century explorer whose teeth shattered from the cold.  Cherry-Garrard travelled to Antarctica in 1910 to obtain Emperor Penguin eggs for zoological study.  So many days in the intense winter