Author: Dr Veronica Roller

An orthodontist is a specialist you may be referred to for certain work. There are many in each State and Territory across Australia that can offer assistance in areas such as braces, retainers and the like....

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Are you suddenly getting cavities when you’ve never had them before – I bet you also find yourself wondering, “why?”.Dental cavities are most commonly the result of tooth decay, so if you happen to find yourself suddenly getting cavities, you need to reassess both your diet and...

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The latest rage is charcoal toothpaste… but does it really work? Unfortunately, to say, charcoal toothpaste is nothing but a trend. From an extrinsic point of view, charcoal toothpaste can remove slight surface stains on your teeth, allowing them to look whiter and brighter....

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Dental anxiety is a common problem in children, so, can distracting your kids at the Dentist help? Distraction is a behaviour management technique by which the child is distracted from the stimulant that causes them anxiety, thus reducing it. The main aim of this is to relax your...

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Yes, dental issues can run in the family. There is a chance you may have inherited your tooth sensitivity from a family member. Although it’s more likely that it’s based on your dental regime and lifestyle factors, oral conditions do have a hereditary...

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Burning Mouth Syndrome usually affects your tongue, but possibly also your lips, the roof of your mouth, or between your lips and gums. It is described as a burning, scalding, tingling feeling that lasts anywhere from a few months up to a few years....

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