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Most common dental problems

Most common dental issues | City Smiles Melbourne

It’s true that no one ever enjoys having a dental issue, as they always interrupt our life to some extent, whether it be a toothache or bad breath. Today, you will learn about some of the most common dental problems and what to do if they happen to you. Nine…


Why you shouldn’t skip your dental checkups

Why you should visit the dentist | City Smiles

Have a dental checkup coming up? Or, maybe it’s already passed and your busy schedule got the best of you. It’s important to not skip out on visiting your dentist, as it’s the key to achieving great dental health. Missing your dental appointment can leave dental problems unchecked, which may…


Is teeth whitening safe?

Teeth whitening at City Smiles dentist

Been thinking about having a whiter glow? Teeth whitening can make your smile look refreshed and pearly white. Whitening treatment for most people will whiten teeth up to two shades whiter. It’s it’s important to have an initial consultation to see why your teeth are discolouring to decide whether whitening…


How to treat gum disease

Gum disease prevention City Smiles

Throughout your lifetime, you will most likely be affected by the common gum infection known as gum disease which is caused by build-ups of plaque.  In early stages, gum disease is easily fixed by good oral hygiene. Later stages of gum disease require dental attention and can permanently impact your…


How to see a dentist in an emergency

City Smiles Dental Emergency

Suffering from a dental emergency may be painful and seem like the worst thing ever! But remain calm, because at City Smiles we offer emergency dentistry in Melbourne daily. Our team of skilled dentists will be able to help you with any dental emergency that occurs. How does emergency dentistry…


Is fluoride bad for you?

City Smiles Fluoride

We always get told that fluoride is good for our teeth, but how good is it, really? Fluoride is commonly added to toothpastes and water supplies. What is fluoride? Fluoride is a mineral which is commonly found in rocks, air, soil, water (fresh and sea water) and plants. The mineral…


How to maintain your good oral health over Christmas

It’s here again, the festive season! The time where most of us can relax and celebrate with family and friends. Where we can eat Christmas cakes and desserts until we’re passed out on the couch, with an overfilled stomach and a mind full of regret. It all tastes amazing and…


8 things to know about Invisalign

Just like your teeth, there are a few facts to get straight about Invisalign before you try it. Just like your teeth, there are a few facts to get straight about Invisalign before you try it. Since coming onto the market in 2000, Invisalign has been used to improve the…


Oral Health Tips and Ticks – Dental Health Week 2019

Dental Health Week is here, and with the help of the Australian Dental Association, we want to provide you with some oral heath tips and tricks. Tips and Tricks Brush Twice A Day – The best protection against tooth decay and gum disease. Clean Between Your Teeth – Remember brushing…


How Often Should You Really Be Visiting Your Dentist?

Regular Dental Check-Ups Many people wonder how often they should visit the dentist. And while there are several different answers out there answering this question, the truth is that the answer is not exactly a straight forward one. Some dentists recommend that you visit for a check-up and clean every…


Top Reasons to Look After Your Oral Health

Oral Health A healthy mouth is more than just a bright smile. In fact, your oral health may be a lot more important than you realise. Your oral health is a gateway to your overall health and taking care of this can improve your appearance and even your life expectancy!…


Smile Makeovers for Baby Boomers

Smile Makeovers for Baby Boomers The baby boomers aren’t babies anymore! As this generation begin to approach their late seventies, cosmetic and restorative dentistry for their market is beginning to skyrocket. In today’s times, it is possible to look and feel younger than your chronological age, and the baby boomers…


Dispelling The Myths About All On 4

All On 4 dental treatment All On 4 is a revolutionary restorative dental treatment whereby a whole arch of teeth is supported by only 4 implants. Sounds too good to be true right? Wrong! It is indeed possible and though this treatment has been a game-changer in the field of…


Cosmetic dentistry with injectables

City Smiles offer cosmetic dentistry with injectables What if we told you that you could visit your dentist to receive injectables? Dentists are some of the most qualified professionals to perform facial injections in a clinical environment. This is thanks to their understanding of facial anatomy, daily practical experience working…


Pros and cons of veneers

pros-and-cons-of-veneers

Dental veneers Dental veneers are a popular way to give your smile a makeover. They are worn by many celebrities (as well as regular folk!) to transform the appearance of teeth. They are a tooth-like shell that is bonded over your natural tooth. When a full set of veneers is…


Makeovers at City Smiles

At City Smiles, we can give you a makeover. No, we’re not talking about a new haircut and a great pair of jeans, we’re talking about a smile makeover. Did you know that a smile is likely to be one of the first features most people notice about you? We…


Let’s save a problematic tooth

Crowns and problematic teeth Dental crowns are the ‘tooth-savers’ of dentistry. If you have tooth pain due to damage or decay of some sort, your dentist may suggest a dental crown. When you arrive at your appointment you will undergo a thorough examination, where your dentist will assess the issue…


Crown Damage and What You Can Do About It

Crowns are strong, but what should you do when they become damaged? Crowns are a type of dental restoration which completely caps or encircles a tooth or dental implant. Crowns are often needed when a large cavity threatens the ongoing health of a tooth. They are typically bonded to the…


Pain After Dental Crowns

Pain after dental restorations is completely normal. In rare cases, it can signify an underlying infection. You may have just gotten some dental work done that was meant to sort out an issue and subsequently ease pain. The irony is that you may actually experience some pain after the procedure…


What are Dental Crowns Made Of?

Crowns can be an effective solution for repairing chipped, cracked or broken teeth. Also known as “tooth caps” or “dental caps”, crowns are a restorative treatment option which can be used in a number of ways to restore both the form and function of a tooth. What is a dental…


Digital Dentistry

Most things are “going digital” in our modern world, and dentistry is no different. City Smiles has adopted this new innovation and approach in its practice. What is Digital Dentistry? Digital dentistry refers to the use of digital dental technology and devices used to carry out dental procedures in place…


Is all-on-four treatment right for you?

all on four

All-on-4 treatment The all-on-4 treatment is an innovative treatment designed to replace missing teeth by placing four titanium implants in each jaw. The procedure is relatively quick and minimally invasive. In fact, the treatment can take between just one and three days to complete. What does the treatment involve? The first…


Need a smile makeover?

Do you have a cosmetic dental issue that is bothering you? Whether you would like to simply improve the aesthetics of your smile, or completely transform it, there are a number of treatments available. Or, combine cosmetic and restorative dental treatments by opting for a smile makeover. Here's what you…


Dental implants in Melbourne

Need to fill a gap? If you're missing a tooth as a result of trauma or decay, dental implants are your best option when it comes to comfort, appearance and overall dental health. Dental implants are designed to look natural in terms of shape and colour and are customised to…

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