Author: Brooke Mcfarlane

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What made you choose dentistry as a Career?  I was always interested in healthcare, I used to be a physiotherapist, after working for one year, I decided I needed something with a bit more variety, in terms of both clinical procedures and diagnostics.  One of the biggest factors that led me to Dentistry is that […]

Dental Health And Overall Health

Why is it that we often prioritise taking care of our overall health, such as exercising regularly, maintaining a balanced diet and seeking appropriate medical treatment when we are sick or injured? However, when it comes to our dental health, why do many of us tend to overlook issues and delay visits to the dentist? […]

The Benefits Of A Healthy Smile

Maintaining a robust and intricate smile extends beyond cosmetic appeal — it is a crucial aspect of your holistic health and well-being. Your smile is the initial point of attraction, significantly impacting your self-confidence and esteem. In this blog, let’s dive deep into how a healthy smile can significantly improve your life and what you […]

Have you met Nicole? 

What made you choose dentistry as a career? I had a dental phobia myself from an early childhood experience and know that those moments can stay with us. I went on to have years of orthodontic treatment, with an amazing orthodontist that showed me that dental experiences did not have to be feared. I hope […]

Activated Charcoal

Activated charcoal is a fine-grained black powder made from a variety of natural substances, such as coconut shells, olive pits, slowly burned wood, and peat. The powder becomes activated when oxidized under extreme heat. Activated charcoal is very porous and highly adsorbent. It also has a wide surface area. Unlike absorbent substances, activated charcoal’s adsorbent […]

Health Trends

From apple cider vinegar shots to collagen in coffee, you know a health trend when you see one. Not all are created equal, but it’s fun to test them all out — and will them to make you a more vibrant and well human. But as we drink, eat, slurp, and chug different tonics in the hopes […]

Teeth Staining

When it comes to dental care and health, it is better to act for prevention than having to fix an issue after. We all want to keep our teeth as white and bright as possible without restricting and changing our day-to-day too much. If you’re thinking about getting a tooth whitening treatment done, or you’ve […]

Tooth Sensitivity

When you have sensitive teeth, certain activities, such as brushing, eating and drinking, can cause sharp, temporary pain in your teeth. Sensitive teeth are typically the result of worn tooth enamel or exposed tooth roots. Sometimes, however, tooth discomfort is caused by other factors, such as a cavity, a cracked or chipped tooth, a worn […]

Tips to help avoid a holiday emergency

Christmas is many peoples favourite time of the year. But it can come with excited kids, reduced dental clinic hours, sugary treats, and extra alcohol consumption, making it a tricky time for teeth. If you’re concerned about your family’s teeth this Christmas, follow these festive tips to help lower your risk of dental emergencies over […]

The affects of stress on your teeth and jaw health

Stress is caused by a whole range of factors. We may have emotional or psychological stressors in our lives, environmental stressors such as exposure to toxins or pollution, postural stress from the way we position ourselves during work, sleep or when exercising, nutritional stress from the things we consume, or oral stress from dental issues.  And […]