We recommend regularly flossing for Gum disease prevention. Often gum disease progresses without pain and patients are unaware of disease progression. We recommend regular preventive maintenance visits to avoid any problems. Studies have also linked gum disease to heart disease.
Surgery open now on Saturdays – fortnightly
We would like to announce that we are now available on Saturday mornings for appointments. Currently we will be doing one Saturday per month from 8.30am until 1pm. Dr Stevenson, Dr Yong and the team hope this is a useful time for patients unable to come during the week. We also still offer evening appointments […]
Dental Health Week 1- 7 August
This year’s focus for dental health week is Women and Oral Health There are some useful hygiene tips at the site www.dentalhealthweek.com.au DHW16_A3_Poster
Tooth Grinding Denial
THOSE WITH TOOTH GRINDING DENIAL …..Please Read!! We are constantly surprised by people who say they don’t grind their teeth even if a dentist has told them they do. At our practice we often hear these claims for why people feel they don’t clench or grind teeth: “My partner would hear me!” This isn’t necessarily […]
High sugar content in foods causing tooth decay
There is plenty of press about at the moment focused on the high sugar-content of foods. Here is an example of how careful one has to be with choosing the right foods. Consumption of high sugar content foods can lead to harmful tooth decay. People may be surprised just how much sugar they are having […]
New in-house OPG
We have recently installed at our surgery a digital OPG. This means no time-consuming referrals to radiology clinics offsite.
Digital X-rays: We have recently installed the Digital x-ray scanner from Instrumentarium, Finland. This high-quality x-ray equipment allows great detailed images of your teeth to be taken at a minimal radiation dose. This reduction in dose is up to 75%. We are proud to offer this safe service to our patients. Enjoy seeing and discussing […]
More for teeth -HCF
Dr Stevenson has become a preferred provider with HCF meaning no-gap preventive and diagnostic dental benefits
As of 2015 we offer online booking for new and existing patients through Health Engine. If there isn’t an appointment available online then please call 9380 5886.
Clinical essentials 27/2/15
Dr Stevenson attended a full day course from the ADA “Clinical Essentials” covering the latest research and information on general dental practice