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Why We Recommend a Dental Crown After Root Canal Treatment

Knowing that you need root canal treatment can be nerve-wracking; after all, this is one of the most-feared dental procedures around. The truth, however, is that root canal treatment is fairly common. But rather than being the painful procedure most people fear, it can actually eliminate your toothache and save it from needing extraction. Something many patients of our LN Dental Chester Hill don’t realize is that they will likely...

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Early Orthodontic Treatment

How Children Today Can Benefit from Early Orthodontic Treatment

In the past, dentists usually waited until the teenage years to recommend orthodontics. But with modern dental technology, we now know what youths can benefit from early treatment. Today, most dentists will evaluate a child’s potential for orthodontic treatment by around the age of seven. At this age, your LN Dental Chester Hill dentist can evaluate what type of orthodontics might be necessary. 1, What Is Early Orthodontic Treatment? Children...

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Dental veneers

Dental Veneers: Deciding Between Emax Veneers and Zirconia Veneers

If you are considering making improvements to your smile with dental veneers, you might have been conducting a bit of research before finalising your decision. Patients of ourLN Dental Chester Hill who come in for a dental veneers appointment are often surprised to learn that they have options. These options come in the form of Emax Veneers and Zirconia Veneers. How can patients decide which is better? 1, How Dental...

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Digital Dental Implant Surgery at LN Dental for More Comfortable, Reliable Results

It can be devastating to lose a tooth. Missing teeth can be tough on your self-confidence—and not replacing missing teeth can put your healthy teeth at risk. At LN Dental in Chester Hill, NSW, we recommend dental implants for the most reliable, stable way to replace one or more missing teeth. We use digital dental implant surgery to help our patients with more successful outcomes. 1, What Is Digital Dental...

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Rapid Palatal Expander

How Rapid Maxillary Expansion (RPE) Now Can Mean Avoiding Surgery in the Future

With today’s early orthodontic treatment, such as rapid maxillary expansion (RPE), we can correct issues with the upper jaw in youngsters so they can avoid the need for surgery later. Palatal or maxillary expanders help expand the upper jaw during childhood, providing the following benefits: They can correct a crossbite. When kids have a narrow palate, the upper teeth bit inside the lower teeth rather than the upper teeth closing...

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3-D Cone Beam CT Scan

Using 3-D Cone Beam CT Scan at Our Dental Clinic

At LN Dental Centre, we firmly believe in using modern dental technology to improve the care we provide for our patients—and to improve the dental experience for those patients. The use of equipment such as the 3-D cone beam CT scan is just one way we can do this. Not every dental clinic offers this technology, and our patients are always pleased to learn they will not have to be...

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Laser Dentistry

How We Use Laser Dentistry to Help Improve Your Oral Health

Even though lasers have been around since the 1960s, this is not a piece of equipment found in every dental office. We are proud to offer the precision, accuracy and potential for less pain to patients of our LN Dental Chester Hill. What Is a Dental Laser? Many people don’t realize that ‘laser’ is actually an acronym that stands for ‘light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation.’ A laser instrument...

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How Patients Can Benefit from Sedation Gas Sedation Dentistry

Dental anxiety is a real problem for many people, and in some cases, it keeps people from getting the dental care they need. Often, they put off dental appointments for months or even years, finally going to the dentist when something goes wrong. Perhaps a mild toothache has turned into something unbearable. Or gums are swollen and bleeding, and these symptoms of an infection can no longer be ignored. What...

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Space Maintainer

The Benefits of Space Maintainers for Children

If you had orthodontic treatment as a kid, you might be surprised to learn just how much it has changed in recent years. In the past, orthodontic treatment was generally done during the adolescent or teen years, and often tooth extraction was necessary—especially if crowding was an issue. Today, we have oral appliances known as space maintainers that are used for young children which can help guide the permanent teeth...

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