Who is next in line for a Crown? #GOT

Who is next in line for a Crown? #GOT

Do you have a broken or damaged tooth as a result of an incident or untreated tooth decay? Research shows the number of people suffering from untreated tooth decay has risen. This can be a result of increased consumption of sugar and acidic foods. Good news! Broken or missing teeth can be fixed with a dental crown or bridge. Will you be the next to wear a crown? Find out more information today, call Putney Dental Care on (02) 9808 2588.

What is a Dental Crown and Bridge?

A dental crown is a fixed prosthetic cap which is cemented over a cracked, […]

Amalgam Fillings

Amalgam Fillings

Amalgam fillings have been the gold standard for over 160 years. Each year, millions of teeth across Australia are successfully treated with amalgam fillings. It’s a strong, long-lasting material that is very cost effective. It still has a very important role in modern dentistry.

Increasingly over the last few years, amalgam fillings have come under attack. It is claimed that the mercury in the amalgam flakes off and is absorbed into the blood stream, causing a variety of health concerns.

It is true that amalgam from fillings can get into the bloodstream. However, this mercury is poorly absorbed […]

Dentist-Approved Diet That Keeps the Tooth Decay Away

Dentist-Approved Diet That Keeps the Tooth Decay Away

It is common knowledge that consuming too much sugar is bad for the teeth. From the perspective of a dentist, frequently eating chocolates, chewies and lollies is can lead to tooth decay. The amount of sugar in these junk foods is very harmful to one’s oral health. If eating sugary snacks becomes a habitual activity, kids and adults become more susceptible to cavities and tooth decay.

It is estimated that more than 50% of Aussie children suffer from tooth decay. The development of tooth decay is caused by the frequency in which you eat and accelerated by food particles sticking around […]

Ask a Dentist: How is Teeth Grinding Damaging to My Oral Health?

Ask a Dentist: How is Teeth Grinding Damaging to My Oral Health?

Have you ever woken up in the morning experiencing pain in your jaws or teeth? You could be unconsciously grinding your teeth while you were sleeping. In some cases, people who grind their teeth may be completely unaware of their habit as they do not experience pain after a night’s sleep. The only way they find out is through other people, who have likely woken up from the loud sounds.

Now if that isn’t disconcerting, some people also involuntarily grind their teeth and clench their jaw while awake. This is quite common during intense bouts of anger, stress or even concentration.

What […]

Health Issues Dentists Can Spot Right Away

Health Issues Dentists Can Spot Right Away

Are you feeling the ache of inflamed gums? Do you experience pain when eating or have sensitive spots in your mouth? Becoming self-conscious upon noticing that your teeth are visibly chipped and worn out?

One might think that swollen gums, mouth sores and cracked teeth are only symptoms of a minor infection. Hence, they assume that these can be easily cured by over-the-counter medication. In some instances, they could be right. As for others, they could not be more wrong.

Dental Care Ryde Checkup

The best way to find out what is wrong is to seek dental care assistance from a Ryde dentist. […]

Give dad a winning smile this Father’s Day

Give dad a winning smile this Father’s Day

With Father’s Day around the corner what better gift to give dad than an award winning smile with veneers? This Father’s Day, Putney Dental Care is offering all dads discounted whitening and free cosmetic consultation. Call Putney Dental Care today on (02) 9808 2588 or visit the website www.putneydentalcare.com.au

Smiling is an important and enjoyable part of life. In fact, research suggests that smiling simulates our brain’s reward mechanism in a way that chocolate and well regarded pleasure inducers cannot match. Enhance dad’s smile and cover up stained, chipped, yellow and worn out teeth today.

A veneer is a wafer-thin, custom-made shell […]