Blog

Where can I find Affordable Dental care?

As most people are aware when it comes to dental care prevention is best. In the long run saving people pain, time and money. A lot of people are under the misconception that dental care is unaffordable. However, there are affordable options around, even sometimes in your own neighbourhood. Sometimes people avoid dentist check-ups due…

emergency dentist

What to Do in a Dental Emergency

At Williamstown Road Dental Surgery, we understand that accidents and other problems requiring urgent dental treatment can happen to anyone, at any time of day or night. We also know that sometimes you may not be aware of what is and what’s not considered an emergency, who to call in the situation and what you…

root canal yarraville

A Simple Guide to Root Canal Treatments

Often considered one of the most dreaded dental procedures, root canal therapy is used to treat a dying, dead or inflamed tooth pulp and is actually a straightforward and painless procedure that not only relieves pain but also saves a natural tooth. At Williamstown Road Dental Surgery, we provide gentle, comprehensive dental care in a…

What to Expect After Getting a Dental Crown

A dental crown is a cap shaped in the form of a tooth which is placed over the tooth in such a way that it fully encloses the visible part of the tooth that lies above the gum. Dental crowns are help to restore the strength, size, and shape; and improve the appearance of the…

How Long Does Teeth Whitening Last?

Many people desire a pearly white set of teeth and are willing to go to any length to have their desire. The print media has been fueling this desire with their images of beautiful models with flawless dentition. Teeth whitening is simply the process of lightening the colour of the teeth. How is teeth whitening…

How Do you Identify Dental Caries?

A person experiencing caries may not be aware of the disease. The earliest sign of a new carious lesion is the appearance of a chalky white spot on the surface of the tooth, indicating an area of demineralization of enamel. This is referred to as a white spot lesion, As the lesion continues to demineralize, it can…

family dentist kingsville

Why is Oral Hygiene So Important?

When the words Oral Hygiene are mentioned is the same space, most people think about brushing their teeth probably once or twice a day. However, it can be more complex and its benefits are rewarding. Bad breath is not the only thing that can be taken care of with good oral hygiene. As the mouth…

Gingivitis and Oral Care

Gingivitis is the term for inflammation of the gums and teeth. It may also extend to other surrounding tissues. It is characteristic of the early stage of gum disease. It is often mistaken for periodontitis. Although periodontitis can result from gingivitis, they should not be considered as the same thing. It is caused by less…

What are Mouthguards?

Do you play a sport which requires a high level of contact? There are only two possibilities. You have either heard about mouthguards and do not use them for reasons best known to you or have not heard of them before, but often wonder what boxers have in their mouth during fights. Those things have…

root canal treatment

What Happens if You Don’t Get a Root Canal When Needed?

Has your dentist told you that you need a root canal but you have been putting it off? Maybe you can’t afford the treatment, are too busy or have a fear of the pain? Don’t delay, if you have been told you need root canal therapy don’t procrastinate, this simple procedure could be the difference…