Tooth Loss

Managing Dental Fear and Anxiety

Despite considerable advancements in dental techniques and the modern idea of pain-free dentistry, a recent Australian study found that 85% of the adult population still experience dental fear and anxiety. Patient anxiety towards dentistry is one of the great challenges facing the modern dental practitioner and as a result, remains at the forefront of every practitioner working at Gentle Dental Care (GDC). We are fortunate to offer various options…

Severe Toothache Pain Relief

WARNING: BEFORE USING ANY MEDICATIONS YOU SHOULD CHECK WITH YOUR MEDICAL GP IF YOU ARE ABLE TO USE THEM. ALWAYS READ THE LABEL AND NEVER EXCEED THE MAXIMUM DAILY DOSE OF EACH MEDICATION. THE FOLLOWING REGIMEN IS SUITABLE FOR ADULTS ONLY AND SHOULD NOT BE USED FOR CHILDREN. A severe toothache can be debilitating. It can interrupt your sleep and prevent you from doing your day to day activities.…
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Do I Need My Wisdom Teeth Removed ?

Wisdom teeth or third molars typically erupt between the ages of 17-25. Because there is often a lack of space for them and since they are the last tooth to erupt, wisdom teeth will often rotate or fail to erupt completely, this is known as impaction. Impacted wisdom teeth can cause a number of issues which may necessitate their removal. In this blog we will discuss some of the…