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Itchy Gums – What It Means for You
10 Apr, 2018 Itchy Gums – What It Means for You

Have your gums ever felt…itchy? It seems weird to want to scratch that annoying sensation in your mouth, that little tickle that is painfully uncomfortable....

Toothbrush Bristles: What Is Best for Your Teeth?
09 Apr, 2018 Toothbrush Bristles: What Is Best for Your Teeth?

In the olden days, toothbrushes were nothing more than small twigs that were rubbed against the teeth to remove food and debris. As we progressed...

Knowing the Difference between Sensitive Gums and Sensitive Teeth
03 Apr, 2018 Knowing the Difference between Sensitive Gums and Sensitive Teeth

Without a second thought, we use our gums and teeth every single day. They play a vital role in the overall function of the mouth...

What Exactly Are Dental Crowns and Tooth Bridges?
27 Mar, 2018 What Exactly Are Dental Crowns and Tooth Bridges?

In the way of prosthetic dental devices, crowns and bridges are the way to go. The two are wrongly categorised with dentures due to this...

Extracting Baby Teeth: When Is It Necessary to Remove a Baby Tooth?
20 Mar, 2018 Extracting Baby Teeth: When Is It Necessary to Remove a Baby Tooth?

Our tooth development starts while we are evolving as a foetus, with our mother’s nutrition playing a vital role on our dental health. Sometimes, we...

Top Tips to Clean Your Tongue
12 Mar, 2018 Top Tips to Clean Your Tongue

Brushing your teeth twice daily is known to help your dental health, but it is highly common that, in the process of focussing on your...

Improving Your Gum Health with Ease
01 Mar, 2018 Improving Your Gum Health with Ease

Brushing and flossing are two steps to a dental routine that are often practiced for a stronger and healthier smile. But what is often overlooked...

What to Expect from Your Cold Sore
15 Feb, 2018 What to Expect from Your Cold Sore

It is that time of year where cold sores start to thrive, and if you suffer from these then you know how painful and irritating...

Can I Wear a Mouthguard With Orthodontic Braces?
12 Feb, 2018 Can I Wear a Mouthguard With Orthodontic Braces?

Mouthguards and Braces While Playing Sports Most children sneer at the thought of having to use a mouthguard. To them, it’s not seen as ‘cool’...

The History of Toothpaste
05 Feb, 2018 The History of Toothpaste

The History of Toothpaste Whether you use charcoal based toothpaste, one for sensitive teeth, or are partial to a standard mint flavoured toothpaste, we all...

The Importance of Flossing
04 Feb, 2018 The Importance of Flossing

Flossing: Probably the most overlooked part of a person’s dental routine. It is often dubbed chore-like in nature, taking time to move between each individual...

The Origins of The Tooth Fairy
28 Jan, 2018 The Origins of The Tooth Fairy

When children start to lose their teeth, one little trend that starts to come up is the tale of the tooth fairy. Whether the tooth...

Urgent update for all our patients

As you are aware, the coronavirus is having a devastating impact on the health and wellbeing of people across the globe

Effective Immediately

Dental on Clarendon will be closed until further notice. As directed by the Australian Dental Association (ADA), dentists can only restrict treatment to urgent or emergency care only.

The ADA defines this as:

  • Severe toothache pain (on a pain scale of 1 to 10, a 5 or more that has lasted more than 24 hours)
  • New or recent swelling of your gums or face (within the past three to seven days)
  • Bleeding in your mouth that does not stop following tooth extraction or gum surgery
  • Tooth infection
  • Recent trauma, such as a broken tooth causing pain

If you are a current patient at Dental On Clarendon please call us on 96903285 and we will attend to your call as soon as possible.

We thank our loyal patients for their understanding during this difficult time, and we will be in contact with you upon our re-opening.

Wishing everyone the best of health – stay safe! The team at Dental On Clarendon