Do not delay seeking treatment for emergency dental issues

When you experience tooth pain or suffer a dental injury it is essential that you seek emergency dental treatment as soon as possible. But how do you know what is considered a dental emergency? Read on to find out.    Dental emergencies in Penrith If you are experiencing the following issues, you have a dental…

Toothpaste

Toothpaste: how it works & choosing the right toothpaste for you

Picking out toothpaste is like deciding what to eat on Uber Eats. You have so many brands and types to choose from it can be hard to pick one.    How toothpaste works Before we get into the different types of toothpaste it is important to understand why you should use it in the first…

tooth grinding

Why tooth grinding sucks more than going to the gym at 6 am

You might be a tooth grinder or jaw clencher and not even know it! Many people aren’t even aware they are grinding their teeth until a partner mentions it or they experience repetitive symptoms and accompanying pain that they can’t explain.   Teeth grinding occurs day and night Most people are unaware they grind or…

brushing your teeth

Surprising reasons to brush your teeth twice a day

Dentists in Penrith will tell you to brush your teeth twice a day. However, do you know why brushing twice a day is good for you?   Whiter teeth When you eat and drink, colours or pigments from the food and liquid absorb into your teeth. However, brushing twice a day helps remove the discolouring….

kids dental

Tips for a positive dental visit for kids

Bringing your child to the dentist can be a positive experience if you prepare them.   What to expect at your first dental visit The first few visits to your local Penrith dentist is about getting your child comfortable. They meet the dentist, sit in the chair and look at our dental equipment.   Typically…

wisdom teeth

Wisdom teeth recovery: it is not as bad as you think!

Your wisdom teeth usually come through in your late teens or early twenties.    Unfortunately for all of us, wisdom teeth usually come through when your mouth is already full of other teeth!   Typically people do not have enough room in their mouth to accommodate four extra wisdom teeth. When wisdom teeth come in,…

sleep dentistry

Tips to Overcome Your Fear of the Dentist

Has it been one, three, maybe even ten years since you last saw a dentist? Does the thought of even stepping foot into a dental office give you shudders? You are not alone.  Thankfully with modern technology, visiting the dentist does not have to be painful or stressful.  Sedation dentistry Eliminate the anxiety you feel…

Teeth Whitening

Teeth Whitening

Aging gracefully is more about being healthy and happy whilst maintaining a healthy lifestyle, surrounding yourself with people you love, and doing things that bring you joy. It’s natural to worry about the challenges that aging can bring and one of the minor concerns many people have is how our teeth can become discoloured due…

Sleep Apnoea

Sleep Apnoea

Our experienced Penrith dentists at Tindale Dental Centre understand sleep apnoea can cause quite a lot of concern if left untreated. Dr Emma Bond, one of the founding principal dentists has a dedicated interest in helping patients with their sleep apnoea concerns.  Symptoms of sleep apnoea could include loud snoring, disrupted sleep, daytime sleepiness and…