Dental decay in children

Dental decay in children

A recent study into dental decay in children has found that a third of children aged between 5 and 6 years old have decay in their baby teeth. This is usually a preventable disease through good eating habits, daily brushing and regular check ups at the dentist. For children under 6 parents should...
World Cancer Day 2018

World Cancer Day 2018

February 4th is World Cancer Day 2018. Your dentist plays an important role in screening for oral cancer and you can reduce your chance of developing the disease by doing things like quitting smoking, limiting alcohol intake and eating more vegetables and fruit. Find out more by reading the Austr...
Sugar in the lunch box

Sugar in the lunch box

With children returning to school it is a good time to think about how much sugar is in their lunchbox. Many items that look healthy initially can be hiding lots of sugar. Sugar is not only adding to health issues such as diabetes but is also causing decay in children’s teeth. The NSW ADA has […]...
Mouth guards

Mouth guards

Do you play sport? Then chances are you need a mouth guard. Most sporting organisations require you to wear a sports mouth guard. The question is, what’s the best for you? We recommend a custom fitted mouth guard because it provides the best protection for your teeth. Which, unlike skin….doesn’t ...
Christmas emergencies

Christmas emergencies

Canberra Dental Care is closing for Christmas on Thursday 21st December at 5:00pm We are reopening on Monday 8th January at 8.00am We are giving all our hard working dentists, hygienists and support staff a break over Christmas to spend with their families and friends. If you have an emergency du...
Christmas wishes

Christmas wishes

From Drs. Nick Jowitt, Zoe Muir and Juan Varela and all the team at Canberra Dental Care we wish all our patients a very Merry Christmas. We look forward to bringing you brighter smiles and cleaner teeth in 2018!
PANDSI cake off book

PANDSI cake off book

The PANDSI cake book is to be launched tomorrow (Saturday 18 November) at the Belconnen Markets at 10:00am. Canberra Dental Care is a proud supported and sponsor of PANDSI. We sponsored the second prize NGA pears at the event in May. Now you can own a copy of the book featuring all the Canberra C...
new nursing team

new nursing team

At Canberra Dental Care we are pleased to welcome two new nurses to our team. Claire has joined us from Sydney as a nurse with some reception work. Charlotte has joined us from Wollongong, with a Cert III in Dental assisting.