Does your child need a mouthguard to play sport?

Does your child need a mouthguard to play sport? If your child is over 7 years of age and playing a contact sport, we recommend using a mouthguard to prevent injury. Read more below! Does your child need a mouthguard to play sport? Mouthguards are special devices made...

Baby Teeth (Deciduous) – Early/Late Loss

Baby teeth (also known as deciduous teeth) do eventually fall out, but they play a key role in tooth/mouth development. Let’s take a look at what healthy deciduous teeth do for you! Baby Teeth / Deciduous Tooth – A Primer Before they fall out, healthy...

Tooth Brushing Tips from Fernvale Dental

If your brushing and flossing habits aren’t as regular as they might be, you leave yourself open to issues such as bad breath, plaque build up, or cavities, especially if you have braces. Today the team at Fernvale Dental are going to give you some of their...

What does saliva do?

Why does our mouth produce saliva? What’s it good for and what are the ramifications if we neglect our diet or stop drinking enough water? Let’s learn more about saliva, the ‘silent defender’ of your mouth! What does saliva do?  Keeping...

Tooth Whitening – Is it for me?

Tooth whitening is very popular in 2019 but there’s also a lot of misinformation and snake oil out there – let’s take a look at what to do if you want to give your teeth a bit of a touch-up! Tooth Whitening – how well does it work? Tooth...