Is it painful?

Local anaesthetic is used to numb the tooth, which makes root canals highly tolerable. The procedure is often no less comfortable than getting a standard filling....

Read More

What do I do in the case of an emergency?

Toothache: Use paracetamol or ibuprofen to relieve pain. Rinse the mouth thoroughly with warm salt water. Do not place aspirin on the gum or on the aching tooth. If your child’s face is swollen, apply cold compresses. Call your dentist immediately.   Cut or bitten tongue, lip...

Read More

What is the best way to clean and store my dentures?

To minimise staining, clean your dentures with a denture brush or a soft-bristled toothbrush. This will prevent your dentures from becoming permanently stained. Moisten the brush and use a non-abrasive toothpaste (gel-type) or denture paste and gently scrub every surface, inside and out. A variety...

Read More

What can I expect at my first visit?

The state of your gums and teeth will be examined to make sure they are healthy and ready for dentures. Sometimes an X-ray may be needed to prevent unforeseen challenges with the underlying bone. Your different denture options will be discussed with you, along with...

Read More

What are the different types of dentures?

Full Denture – A full denture is placed in your mouth after any remaining teeth are removed and tissues have healed. Healing may take several months. You will be without teeth during this period. Immediate Full Denture – This denture is inserted immediately after...

Read More
× How can we help you?