Frequently Asked Questions

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How Often Should I See the Dentist for a Check-Up and Cleaning?

Most children and adults should see their dentist and hygienist for a regular cleaning and check-up every six months. Tobacco and alcohol use, diabetes, pregnancy, periodontal and gum disease, poor oral hygiene are some of the many factors that your dentist takes into consideration when deciding how often you need your dental cleaning and check-up. People at a greater risk of oral diseases should have dental check-ups more often.

Is it important to replace missing teeth?

A confident smile and a healthy mouth are important assets but it is important to replace missing teeth for health reasons as well. Once teeth have gone it results in bone loss. This not only shortens your face and ages it, but can cause other teeth to become loose which are then at risk of falling out. Your features droop and generally appear distorted.

Missing teeth also provide fertile breeding ground for tooth decay. If you have one missing tooth the surrounding teeth become increasingly susceptible to decay, which can result in them being lost as well.

Do you have a payment plan?

We pride ourselves on providing the very best care to our patients. Part of this commitment to providing you with the care you need is ensuring that our dentistry is affordable and finances don’t get in the way of you receiving the expert dentistry you require. We offer 12 months interest free through Q-card, you can apply in clinic.

Is the parking at the practice?

Yes we have free parking outside our practice. We will provide you with a free ticket on arrival that you can display on your dash.

Do you offer emergency care?

If you are in pain or discomfort with a dental emergency, we can help you.

We aim to:

  • See you on the same day that you contact us
  • Diagnose your dental problem
  • Discuss the treatment options available to you
  • Relieve you from pain and discomfort