Calamvale and Underwoods’s Trusted Dentists
The reputation of Healthy Smile Dental has been earned over the years through our dedication to providing the highest standard of dental care to our patients. We pride ourselves on providing a complete level of dental and patient care.
Our philosophical approach to our patients is based on a commitment to building trusting relationships with them, and providing them with genuine and dedicated care.
Many of our patients come to us through recommendation from friends and family.
Dental Care blog
If you have a bad cavity, or a tooth that has eroded, chipped, cracked or broken, then what’s left of your tooth probably won’t last too much longer. The affected tooth’s protective enamel layer has probably been compromised, and the remaining healthy […]
Working out what type of dental health insurance plan is right for you and your family can be a real headache, but if you know what to consider and what you are looking for, it isn’t that complicated. Types of dental insurance […]
Clear removable aligners are perhaps the highest profile orthodontic treatment option currently available on the market. They are gaining popularity as an effective yet discreet method to straighten teeth, and to help adults and teenagers achieve a perfectly aligned smile. What are […]
Mouthwash, along with toothpaste and flossing, are essential oral care products to maintain oral health for adults and children. However, for kids there are kid-friendly oral care products that have distinctly different properties to those for grown-ups. While fluoridated kids’ toothpaste […]
The leading cause of tooth loss is periodontal (gum) disease. There are a number of other causes that also contribute to the development of periodontal disease in individuals. These include tooth decay, cavities (caries) and oral injury. Risk factors A number of […]
Despite the outrageous claims of unscrupulous over-the-counter and online mouthguard retailers, nothing beats a custom-fitted mouthguard made by your dentist. In fact, these “do-it-yourself” mouthguards have been proven to be far less safe and effective in U.S. studies, and are not endorsed […]
Wisdom teeth – your third set of molars – are the last permanent teeth to emerge from your gums, and typically, they appear between the ages of 17 and 25 years. Since these teeth don’t come until you are older and “wiser”, […]
If you want to take your oral health seriously and keep your teeth and gums healthy, you need to keep good oral habits. The good news is, you only need to spend about 10 minutes a day to clean your teeth and […]
The most common oral health problems for adults aged 60+ include: • Dry mouth: Dry mouth is the result of reduced saliva production. This oral condition is often a side effect caused by use of prescription medication or certain medical conditions. Dry […]
As we advance in age, oral health issues can creep up on us without our realising it. Understanding the special oral health conditions that affect seniors is an important first step to recognising their symptoms, and seeking timely treatment. While daily brushing, […]