The Impact of Bruxism on Your Oral Health

Grinding and clenching your teeth (commonly known as bruxism) might seem harmless, but the long-term effects on your oral health can be significant. In this article, we'll explore how bruxism can lead to tooth wear, enamel damage, jaw discomfort, and the potential development of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) issues. We'll also discuss preventive strategies and treatment options to protect your smile.

By |June 5th, 2024|Oral Health|Comments Off on The Impact of Bruxism on Your Oral Health

Recovery Tips after your Dental Treatment

Congratulations on completing your dental treatment at Essential Dental Golden Grove! Now that you've taken this important step towards maintaining your oral health, it's crucial to ensure a comfortable and speedy recovery. The following are some warm and friendly tips from our experienced team to guide you through the process...

By |May 30th, 2024|Oral Health|Comments Off on Recovery Tips after your Dental Treatment

Essential Dental Christmas Closure

Merry Christmas from the team at Essential Dental

With the joyous spirit of the season upon us, we wanted to extend our warmest wishes to you and your loved ones for a Merry Christmas. As the year draws to a close, we’d like to express our gratitude for your continued trust and support.

Please note that […]

By |December 14th, 2023|Essential Dental|Comments Off on Essential Dental Christmas Closure

Christmas Survival Guide for Healthy Teeth

The holiday season is well and truly under-way, and most of us are surrounded by festive treats such as chocolates and sweets that are difficult to resist and avoid. To help you get through the holiday season, we have lined up some key tips on minimising the risk of dental decays and keeping your […]

By |December 13th, 2023|Oral Health|Comments Off on Christmas Survival Guide for Healthy Teeth

Baby teeth development

Good oral health care should begin in infancy and is key during early childhood years to set your child up for good oral health during their life. Setting your children up for good oral health starts early, even before baby teeth start to appear.

By |August 24th, 2023|Children's Dentistry|Comments Off on Baby teeth development

Common Questions About Invisalign

If you have read our background on Invisalign you know what to expect during the process of straightening your teeth, you will probably have a few more questions. Here are the most common questions asked about Invisalign to help you make the best decision for your own needs.

By |March 21st, 2023|Smile Makeovers|Comments Off on Common Questions About Invisalign

3 Reasons For A Toothache

A toothache or tooth pain can come from a tooth in the mouth or the area around a tooth. There are different causes for toothaches and tooth pain. Treatment will depend on what is causing the toothache.Here are three possible causes for a toothache.

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First Dental Visits

When should children have their first dental visit? The first dental visit is recommended when the first teeth push into the mouth or by age 1, whichever comes first.

By |December 14th, 2022|Children's Dentistry|Comments Off on First Dental Visits

Sugary Drinks and your Teeth

Sugary drinks can affect the teeth by causing tooth decay and tooth erosion. These drinks include soft drinks, energy drinks, sports drinks, pre-made iced teas, and fruit juice. The best choices for tooth-friendly drinks include water and milk.

By |May 12th, 2022|Oral Health|Comments Off on Sugary Drinks and your Teeth

X-rays Provide a Comprehensive Assessment

There’s a lot going on in your mouth that is not visible to the naked eye, and dental X-rays allow the team at Essential Dental to see what’s happening below the surface. By taking X-rays, we are provided with a comprehensive assessment of the health of your mouth.

By |October 7th, 2021|Oral Health|Comments Off on X-rays Provide a Comprehensive Assessment