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an extensive range of dental services to take care
of the whole family.

General Dentistry

Should I Remove My Metal Fillings?.

Do you have metal fillings and want a more natural-looking smile? Amalgam or 'si.....
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How Pregnancy Can Affect Your Teeth and Gums.

There are many old wives' tales about pregnancy, including the myth that you sho.....
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What Causes a Toothache?.

Do you have pain in your tooth? Toothaches can happen suddenly or develop over t.....
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How Bad Is Sugar for Your Teeth?.

Rising obesity rates and related health problems have led to calls for New Zeala.....
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Snoring Problems? Your Dentist Could Help.

Is snoring keeping you or your family awake? Loud snoring or waking up suddenly .....
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5 Root Canal Myths Debunked.

If any of your teeth feel painful or sensitive, you may need a root canal treatm.....
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Is Alcohol Bad for Your Teeth?.

As long as you drink responsibly, alcohol can be part of a healthy diet. However.....
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Can Sensitive Teeth Be Cured?.

Teeth contain nerves in the centre, so they're supposed to be sensitive to press.....
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What Happens If You Don't Get Cavities Filled?.

Most of us deal with cavities at some point in our lives, especially in childhoo.....
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3 Ways to Replace a Missing Tooth: Which Is Right for You.

Teeth can last a lifetime with good oral care, but most people lose several teet.....
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Do You Wake Up Choking or Gasping? You Might Have Sleep Apnoea.

A good night's sleep is vitally important for your health. If you or your partne.....
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How Do I Get Rid of Bad Breath?.

Are you worried about your breath? Bad breath (also called halitosis) affects mo.....
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How to Stop Grinding Your Teeth.

Do you unconsciously grind your teeth together when you're sleeping, when you fe.....
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Are Yellow Teeth Bad?.

Thanks to the entertainment industry, a gleaming white smile is a standard of be.....
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Can Anyone Get Dental Implants?.

Dental implants have a high success rate and can be an effective long-term solut.....
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Is Dental Care Free for Kids?.

The New Zealand Government recognises that routine dental care is an important p.....
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Braces vs Invisalign® Clear Aligners: Which Is Right for Me?.

If you're not happy with the alignment of your teeth, there could be more option.....
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