Articles

  1. Home
  2.  » Articles

Articles

What can be causing bad breath?

What can be causing bad breath?

Bad breath, also known as halitosis, has many causes and can be very embarrassing. To prevent bad breath and the embarrassment that accompanies it, you need to understand possible underlying causes. A consultation at our Perth clinic can help identify the source of...

What you need to know about cavities

What you need to know about cavities

Cavities are very common and the most frequent cause of kids' absence from school. Studies show that up to 90 percent of adults have had a cavity at some point in their life. If you have recently noticed that you have a cavity, the natural next question is, "What...

What your tongue tells about your oral health

What your tongue tells about your oral health

Before we learned that there was more to our tongues, probably through a first kiss or by trying exotic foods, we explored so much with them as children. We licked everything in sight and even used our tongues to try to upset our siblings and parents by sticking it...

The link between your teeth and sleep apnea

The link between your teeth and sleep apnea

People with a chronic sleep disorder have trouble sleeping and wake up tired. Teeth grinding, also known as bruxism, is one common sleep disorder that results in poor quality sleep among people with undiagnosed sleep apnea. This...

Who is Invisalign right for?

Who is Invisalign right for?

You probably have seen many ads for Perth Invisalign. You may have wondered if you would benefit from this product. The best way to know is to discuss it with your dental clinic. You can generally expect the answer to be yes. What is Invisalign? Invisalign is a...

What is the difference between periodontitis and gingivitis?

What is the difference between periodontitis and gingivitis?

Gingivitis and periodontitis are both conditions that affect the gums. Gingivitis is a milder form of gum disease and usually only causes inflammation of the gums. Periodontitis is a more severe form of gum disease and can lead to inflammation and loss of tissue and...

The Importance of Keeping a Healthy Smile

The Importance of Keeping a Healthy Smile

Your oral health and general health are closely related. All parts of the body work together, and that includes the oral cavity and teeth. Bad breath or cavities affect not only your mouth but other parts of your physical system. In fact, your mouth can serve as a...

How to Enjoy the Best Results from Perth Invisalign

How to Enjoy the Best Results from Perth Invisalign

You are working with your dentist and have just embarked on the process of improving your smile by using Perth Invisalign. This is a popular alternative to traditional braces that look and feel like a metal factory in your mouth....

What is Fluoride, And Why is it Beneficial to Your Teeth?

What is Fluoride, And Why is it Beneficial to Your Teeth?

There is always a lot of chatter about how fluoride is a good defence against cavities. If you have not already discussed this with your Perth family dentist, here is some info. Every day people deal with minerals in their diet and beverages. In addition, minerals are...

Traditional, Ceramic or Clear: Which Braces to Choose?

Traditional, Ceramic or Clear: Which Braces to Choose?

You have spoken with your dentist and are ready to plunge into braces for your teeth. You are one step closer to a more beautiful smile and healthy bite. The next step is choosing the right Stittsville braces for you and all of your needs. Here are some things to...