5 Main Causes Of Bad Breath

Having bad breath can decrease our confidence in everyday communication. Mouth odour is a touchy issue that isn’t talked about much and rarely treated properly even though it’s something a very common problem. Knowing what causes mouth odour is the first step to treating it, and here are the main causes of having bad breath: 1) Bad hygiene If you don’t brush your teeth well enough it can leave a...

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6 Ways You Can Benefit from Professional Dental Cleanings

   Everyone is busy these days, and sometimes going to the dentist can seem like one more chore to add to an already-packed schedule. It’s no wonder then that dental visits get put off—and the next thing you know, you may not even be able to remember your last time in the dental chair.    But visiting the dentist regularly for check-ups and cleans can actually save you time in...

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My Teeth Are Mobile. Is This Just Part of the Ageing Process?

If you have noticed your teeth shifting position, you might be quick to simply write it off as one of the by-products of getting older. Although it is true that there can be changes with the position of the teeth as the ageing process takes hold, chances are good that if your teeth are mobile, you might have undiagnosed gum disease. It’s impossible to know for sure if your gums...

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Six Steps To Your Braces Treatment

Dental braces is one of the most widely used methods to improve the health of your teeth, as well as gaining a confident smile. However, getting and maintaining braces can be a nerve-wracking experience for some people, especially when you are not at all familiar with this process. Some might think getting braces are complicated, but we are here to reassure you by giving you a heads-up of what really...

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6-Step Porcelain Veneer Procedure For A Perfect Smile

Dental porcelain veneers are a highly successful solution to restoring a perfect smile by placing an extremely thin custom-made shell that is astonishingly lifelike in an appearance on the front of the natural tooth. Veneers are a widely popular solution to correct any flaws in a person’s teeth; hence it being the number one procedure in cosmetic dentistry today. This method is a perfect alternative to the previously dated dental...

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Why Do I Need a Dental Crown After Endodontic Treatment?

When we provide patients with endodontic treatment—also known as root canal therapy—we usually recommend the placement of a dental crown on the affected tooth. The reason for this is that the procedure can leave the tooth brittle since the living tissue has been removed from the tooth root. A dental crown will ensure the tooth is strong enough to withstand the pressure from chewing so you will have full use...

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When Should My Child First See the Dentist?

A child’s first visit to the dentist is a milestone, and many parents wonder when it should happen. There are varying recommendations regarding a child’s age for that monumental first visit, and at LN Dental Centre, we recommend bringing in your kids when they are about three years old. At this age, children are usually old enough to sit still in the dental chair and to understand what the appointment...

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How Are Same-Day Crowns Made?

If you have ever gotten a dental crown in decades past, you probably remember the experience took a couple of trips to the dentist. At the first appointment, your dentist prepared your tooth and made an impression of it to send to an outside lab for fabrication. You had to put up with an awkward temporary crown for a couple of weeks while you waited for your permanent crown to...

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Orthodontics – They are not just for kids anymore

If you missed out on the opportunity to have braces as a child, or if you have suffered an orthodontic relapse with teeth that have shifted out of alignment over the years, LN Dental Centre may be able to help. At our Chester Hill, NSW clinic, we offer adult options for orthodontic treatment that can give you a straight, beautiful smile that might also be healthier. Clear Aligner Braces Because...

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Dental implants and bridges: Two very different ways to replace a missing tooth

Missing even one tooth can have a serious impact on your smile’s appearance, and it can also create issues with the way your mouth functions. This is in addition to the problems it can create with your self-confidence. Two of the most common ways to fill in the gap left behind a missing tooth are dental implants and dental bridges. Although both options address the same challenges, they are two...

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