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Understand More About Laser Dentistry

Laser dentistry has revolutionised the industry. Although many people aren’t aware of the many benefits, it has made the patient experience better in a number of ways. So, what is laser dentistry and how can it benefit you? Laser dentistry is a cutting-edge technology that allows a dentist to focus on a precise area of the mouth without causing too much damage to the surrounding areas. As the laser energy is so fine, it can be much more specific than the metal tools and drills that are normally used in dental treatment. This means the patient is much more comfortable throughout the process and healing will be quicker. New treatment possibilities have become possible with laser dentistry technology such as

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Older Couple with Flawless Dental Implants done by Mint Street Dental Perth

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Dental Implants

Few parts of our body receive as much wear and tear as our teeth. It is estimated that the average human spends about one hour per day eating or drinking; that’s a lot of hours in the average human lifespan.   While dental hygiene has come on leaps and bounds in recent decades, even the sturdiest set of teeth can only be expected to last for so long. For most of us, there will come a time in our lives when we will have to bid at least some of our teeth farewell.   It wasn’t so long ago when the only real solution in this scenario was removable dentures or fixed bridges, and while these did serve a purpose

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Are You Guilty of One of These Bad Oral Health Habits?

The first step to achieving a dazzling, Hollywood smile is taking proper care of your oral hygiene. While regular visits to the best dental clinic in Perth is a surefire way to keep your teeth healthy and sparkling, it’s equally important to ensure you’re taking preventative measures at home to minimise the risk of damage and maximise dental health.   Thankfully, this isn’t an expensive or time-consuming process. Rather, it’s all about adopting good dental habits, knowing which foods to avoid and changing certain behavioural patterns in your day-to-day life.   Ready to start your journey to healthier, shinier teeth? Here are five bad dental habits you should always try to avoid, as well as a few pointers on how

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Cups of Coffee that cause teeth stains

Avoid these Foods to Limit Damage to Your Teeth

Even if you’re a healthy and conscientious eater, there’s still a chance that some of the foods in your diet are wreaking havoc on your teeth. For this post, the experts at your local Perth dental clinic have compiled a list of five foods that could be damaging your teeth:   1. Citrus Fruits and Beverages Citrus fruits get their name from the citric acid that’s found in them. Acid of any kind will erode tooth enamel over time, making them more susceptible to decay. Of course, oranges, lemons and limes offer nutritional benefits (such as a boost in vitamin C). To curb the effects of citric acid on your teeth, drink plenty of plain water (i.e. water without a

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Woman in Perth Dental Clinic with Toot pain from teeth grinding

Do You Suffer from Persistent Teeth Grinding? Our Perth Dental Clinic Can Help

Do you ever wake up in the morning with an aching jaw or sore jaw muscles? If this happens on a regular basis, there is a good chance that you have been grinding your teeth in your sleep. Though now always serious in nature, chronic teeth grinding in your sleep can lead to complications, including worn-down enamel.   As a leading Perth dental clinic, Mint St Dental clinic regularly helps patients deal with a range of chronic dental and oral hygiene problems. We’ve seen many patients who have had to deal with persistent tooth grinding for years on end. With our help, they’ve been able to resolve this problem and put an end to the complications it creates. In this

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Recently Whitened Teeth By Mint Street Dental in Victoria Park

Is Teeth Whitening a Safe Choice?

As we grow older our teeth become discoloured due to factors like age, eating and drinking habits, genes and tobacco use, but that doesn’t mean we must resign ourselves to a lifetime of discoloured teeth as modern teeth whitening techniques can restore teeth to their original whiteness. While these techniques can be very effective, many people worry about safety and what will happen to their dental health by having their teeth whitened. And as there are several options available, like dentist administered teeth whitening treatments and whitening products purchased in a chemist or online, it makes answering the question, ‘Is teeth whitening safe?’, a tricky question to answer. Why Are Your Teeth Stained? To make the right choices about the

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