yellow teeth

Yellow teeth? Here’s why!

You brush and floss every day, yet your teeth look yellow. If you find yourself staring in the mirror wondering why your teeth are faded and yellow, read on. Check your diet Food and drinks can be the most significant cause of yellow teeth. Often drinking red wine, coffee, tea, and carbonated beverages regularly can…

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Sustain your sparkling smile over the party season

The summer holiday/ wedding season is upon us! Unfortunately, all the extra food and drinks will probably affect your waistline, but they can also affect your smile.  Here are some tips from our dentists in Penrith to maintain your sparkling smile throughout the party season. Keep brushing and flossing It may sound like simple advice,…

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Sleep issues keeping you up? Here’s how we can help.

Trouble sleeping at night? Do you wake up tired? You could have an underlying sleep issue!     Sleep issues Insomnia, snoring, bruxism (tooth grinding), and sleep apnoea are often considered the most common sleep issues. Luckily, if you have trouble sleeping, snoring, or grinding your teeth, your dentist may be able to help (or refer…

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The secret to celebrity smiles: Veneers

Not everyone is born with a celebrity smile but do you want to know a secret, the answer is in veneers. And arguably, half of the celebs weren’t born with a perfect smile either! This is why it is not surprising to learn many celebrities have used this particular treatment to achieve that perfect movie-star…

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…

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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…

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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….

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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…