General Dentistry

Tips for an Anxiety-Free Dentist Visit
17 Jun, 2019 Tips for an Anxiety-Free Dentist Visit

3 Steps to an Anxiety-Free Dentist Trip If you’ve been shying away from visiting a dentist because of your phobia, you are not alone. Anxiety...

You’ve Lost an Adult Tooth – Now What?
11 May, 2019 You’ve Lost an Adult Tooth – Now What?

Whether you’ve had an accident during a sports game or you’ve had an accident and fallen over, losing an adult tooth in this way is...

Overcoming your fear of the dentist
25 Apr, 2019 Overcoming your fear of the dentist

Many people are afraid of the dentist for a range of different reasons. Perhaps you don’t like needles. Maybe you are scared of lying back...

An Extra Level of Plaque Prevention: What is a Fissure Sealant?
11 Apr, 2019 An Extra Level of Plaque Prevention: What is a Fissure Sealant?

Brushing and flossing is the best way to fight plaque and prevent tartar build up, but what happens if the ridges of your teeth may...

What Is Acid Wear and How to Combat It
11 Mar, 2019 What Is Acid Wear and How to Combat It

Every day, our teeth are exposed to a range of substances. From liquids to food solids, toothbrushes and temperature levels, our teeth have to endure...

Healthy Mouth, Healthy Body. Can Oral Health Affect My Overall Health?
20 Jan, 2019 Healthy Mouth, Healthy Body. Can Oral Health Affect My Overall Health?

We all know oral health is important, but it’s often easy to forget just how important it is to brush, floss, gargle, and schedule regular...

Everything You Wanted to Know About Wisdom Teeth
22 Oct, 2018 Everything You Wanted to Know About Wisdom Teeth

Did you know that wisdom teeth are generally the last teeth to erupt in the mouth, but are also most frequent teeth to be extracted?...

The Impact of Stress on Your Oral Health
18 Oct, 2018 The Impact of Stress on Your Oral Health

Dental on Clarendon welcomes our first GP guest blog contributor, Dr Elaine Sung from Doctors of South Melbourne. We all know that prolonged and intense...

The History of Dental Floss
17 Aug, 2018 The History of Dental Floss

Flossing – it’s a love it or hate it part of your dental hygiene routine. Some floss religiously twice a day, while others might pull...

So, You’ve Just Had a Root Canal: How to Take Care of Yourself Post Procedure
15 Jul, 2018 So, You’ve Just Had a Root Canal: How to Take Care of Yourself Post Procedure

You might have a root canal procedure approaching, or you might require one in the future (knock on wood). They can be a daunting procedure,...

Reasons Why You May Have Sensitive Teeth
04 May, 2018 Reasons Why You May Have Sensitive Teeth

Unfortunately, many people don’t get to enjoy eating a frozen treat in the height of summer or drink a hot cup of tea on a...

Five Simple Ways to Prevent Tooth Decay
01 May, 2018 Five Simple Ways to Prevent Tooth Decay

Do you ever stop and think about how your diet and lifestyle choices can contribute to tooth decay? The foods you eat, your favourite drinks...

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