Are you feeling nervous about an upcoming dental visit? You aren’t alone, with studies showing 1 in 6 Australian adults, and 1 in 10 Australian children feel the effects of dental anxiety.
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What does a successful Root Canal feel like? Is your root canal still giving you troubles after treatment?
Last year, we celebrated our 40 year Anniversary at BOH Dental, and one of the things that stood out for us was the number of conversations we had with our patients about their family’s history at the practice.
In our second video, Dr Davies discusses how Sleep Apnoea is diagnosed using sleep studies and the different sleep devices that are available.
Dry-mouth, or Xerostomia, is a common condition with many different underlying causes. Below we discuss some of the most common causes of the condition, including medications, smoking, diet and radiation therapy.
Every year a few articles inevitably arise that question the legitimacy of some part of your everyday dental care. Some years it’s toothpaste or mouthwash – and this year, it was time for the humble roll of dental floss to come under scrutiny.
Loose dentures are a common issue and denture adhesives are not the only solution available if you have this problem.
Dental implants allow the replacement of missing teeth, and in our new video Dr Brian Fitzpatrick explains some important information about these systems and the many benefits of implant dentistry.
Is tooth sensitivity impacting your ability to enjoy your favourite foods and drinks? One of our knowledgeable General Dental team, Dr David Tuffley, discusses the main causes of tooth sensitivity and some great ways to minimize the discomfort from this phenomenon.
The Child Dental Benefits scheme is a public health initiative that provides essential dental services to children aged 2-17 Australia wide. Unfortunately, despite its widespread use since its inception in January 2014, the future of the scheme is being threatened at a national level.