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.

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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.

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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

Dr Robin Yong joins the team at Essential Dental

Essential Dental are excited and proud to welcome Dr Robin Yong to the team at their Golden Grove dental practice. Robin graduated with his Bachelor of Dental Surgery from the University of Adelaide in 2006 (Dean’s List), inducted to the Royal Australasian Fellow of Dental Surgeons (FRACDS) in 2012, before completing BScDent (Honours) 1st Class, in 2017.

By |August 29th, 2021|Essential Dental|Comments Off on Dr Robin Yong joins the team at Essential Dental

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update


Essential Dental wishes for all patients and families who visit our clinic to have a pleasant and safe experience. Please note, it is no longer mandatory to wear face masks in our clinic, however, patients and families are free to wear one at their discretion.

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By |December 1st, 2020|Essential Dental|Comments Off on Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update